Sexism is rife in surgical specialties, with more than half of women reporting having faced or witnessed discrimination in the workplace, according to an online poll of female surgeons. Orthopaedics was seen as the most sexist of all the surgical specialties with 53% of the responses from 81 female surgeons nominating it as discriminatory, followed ...
Why surgery remains an old boys’ club
By Michael Woodhead
14 Jan 2019