Digitization as an opportunity for gender equality

Anyone who talks about gender equality sooner or later encounters an immense data gap. Women hardly feature at all in a data-based world, and this also applies to medicine. Yet diseases manifest themselves differently in the two sexes, and medications work differently. With the increasing digitization of healthcare, we have a unique opportunity to close this and many other data gaps. And it’s often even the small solutions that can make a big difference.

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