Gender and Disparity in First Authorship in Cardiology Randomized Clinical Trials

JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Mar 1;4(3):e211043. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.1043.


This cross-sectional study assesses the annual proportions and overall trend of female first authors in cardiology randomized clinical trials from 2011 to 2020.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Authorship*
  • Cardiology*
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic*
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Sex Factors
  • United States