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Quick Take: Sex-Based Disparities in the Hourly Earnings of Surgeons in the Fee-for-Service System in Ontario, Canada

16:11 EDT 12 Oct 2019 | 2 Minute Medicine

1. Female surgeons earn less in a fee-for-service system than their male counterparts despite a lack of differences in hours worked or procedure duration, with the greatest discrepancies found in orthopedic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery. Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Ample medical literature supports sex-based disparities in income across specialties, with surgical specialties demonstrating markedly […]
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