To the Editor We would like to congratulate Bartz and colleagues1 for their excellent review on the importance of sex and gender as critical aspects of precision medicine. Cardiovascular health is one of the key areas where profound sex and gender differences have been discovered, ranging from sex-related differences in disease etiology, onset, and progression to gender-related differences in awareness, access to and quality of care, and adherence to treatment.
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Peters SAE, Woodward M. Sex, Gender, and Precision Medicine. JAMA Intern Med. Published online June 08, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.1617
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