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Primary health care & gay and bisexual men

Anthony Bains

Primary health care & gay and bisexual men

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Published by The Centre .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Title form cover.

Other titlesPrimary health care and gay and bisexual men.
Statementwritten and produced by Anthony Bains and Edmund Cross.
ContributionsCross, Edmund.
The Physical Object
Pagination20p. ;
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16808686M

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Primary health care & gay and bisexual men by Anthony Bains Download PDF EPUB FB2

Most public health students, academicians, and practitioners recognize the association between racial/ethnic minority status and the disproportionate burden of preventable disease in the United States. Much less attention has been directed, however, toward health disparities that affect gay and bisexual men.

These disparities affect the lives of an estimated million American men. Guidelines for the Primary Care of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual People: A Systematic Review ABSTRACT Recommend$ and bisexual men AND primary care Polic$ AND gay men’s health 78 63 31 19 45 30 34 50 29 63 36 17 10 0 Cochrane Collaboration Database of Systematic Reviews.

Gay and bisexual men are part of a very diverse community. They have both shared and unique experiences and situations that affect their physical and mental health needs as well as their ability to get high quality health services.

This website provides an overview of the different health and other issues faced by gay and bisexual men. National Lesbian & Gay Health Association and the Mautner Project for Lesbians with Cancer (). Check list for optimal care of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender clients.

Removing Barriers to Health Care for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Clients: A Model Provider Education Program, Trainer's Handbook. The Indian Health Service (IHS), an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services, is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives.

The provision of health services to members of federally-recognized Tribes grew out of the special government-to-government relationship between the federal government and. Berg, M.J. Mimiaga, S. SafrenMental health concerns of gay and bisexual men seeking mental health services J Homosexual, 54 (), pp.

Google ScholarCited by: 9. General practitioner awareness of sexual orientation among a community and internet sample of gay and bisexual men in New Zealand Adrian Ludlam, Peter Saxton, Nigel Dickson and Anthony Hughes Journal of Primary Health Care 7(3) - Cited by: 6. IMPROVING THE HEALTH CARE OF LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER (LGBT) PEOPLE: Understanding and Eliminating Health Disparities Kevin L Primary health care & gay and bisexual men book MD, MPH1, and Harvey J Makadon2 MD The National LGBT Health Education Center, The Fenway Institute1,2; Brigham and Women’s Hospital1; and Harvard Medical School1,2, Boston, MA.

INTRODUCTIONFile Size: 2MB. Mental health counseling and support groups that are sensitive to the needs of gay and bisexual men can be especially useful if you are coming to terms with your sexual orientation or are experiencing depression, anxiety, or other mental health problems.

While many gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men may not seek care from a. Incidence of anal cancer estimated to be 80x higher in gay men than heterosexual men (Knight, ) Men who have receptive anal intercourse and multiple partners at highest risk (Chin-Hong et al, ) HIV-infected gay/bi men at increased risk (Friedman et al, ) Unknown incidence of anal cancer in women who report anal sex.

The concept of comprehensive primary health care extends beyond foci on physiological aspects of the HIV positive gay men’s experiences of wellness and illness. Comprehensive primary health care is organized into five principles that more holistically consider factors that impact : LaRon E.

Nelson, LaRon E. Nelson, David J. Malebranche. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) health care will, increasingly, be a feature of the primary care repertoire. 1 Pride in Practice, which is supported by the Royal College of General Practitioners, provides a rating system that judges primary care surgeries on a welcoming environment, access, the GP, patient consultation, staff awareness and training, and health Cited by:   General practitioner awareness of sexual orientation among a community and internet sample of gay and bisexual men in New Zealand.

J Prim Health Care. ; 7 – | General practitioner awareness of sexual orientation among a community and internet sample of gay and bisexual men in New by: 1. Background Prior studies have noted significant health disadvantages experienced by LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) populations in the US.

While several studies have identified that fears or experiences of stigma and disclosure of sexual orientation and/or gender identity to health care providers are significant barriers to health care utilization for LGBT Cited by: All men face certain health risks. However, gay men and men who have sex with men have some specific health concerns.

Although your individual risks are shaped by many factors beyond your sexual orientation and practices — including family history and age — it's important to understand common health issues for gay men and steps you can take to stay healthy.

INTRODUCTION. The primary care of lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) people is compromised by gaps in clinical care and practice systems. 1 These gaps include documented deficiencies in the LGB-specific knowledge and skills of health care professionals, 1 which are, in part, explained by a lack of training about LGB health at all levels of their education.

2, 3 Clinician Cited by:   Lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) people have a number of specific health issues, yet most GPs have not received any relevant training.

Compared with heterosexual people, LGB people attending primary care services can be less satisfied with the care they receive if they face assumptions of heterosexuality, or recognise that their providers are.

Gay & Bisexual Men. Just like all other men, gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men need to know how to protect their health throughout their life. For all men, heart disease and cancer are the leading causes of death.

At Prism Health, our care providers will work with you to ensure that you are receiving the best care tailored to. Primary care services and OB/GYN care for lesbians and bisexual women. Primary care, including general sexual health care. HIV care and PrEP for HIV prevention for gay men and other men who have sex with men; and transition-related primary care for transgender and gender nonconforming individuals.

All ages are welcome. Ingay and bisexual men accounted for 63% of new HIV infections, and from tonew HIV infections increased 22% among young gay and bisexual men. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) health services in the United States: Origins, evolution, and contemporary landscape.

Alexander J. Martos by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Bureau of Primary Health Care [53, 54 clinics. Koester and colleagues explored this among gay and bisexual men, concluding Cited by: AIDS and the global loss in the gay community; identity development.

A practical guide for health care professionals working with gay men, lesbians, and bisexuals, Gay and Lesbian Mental Health offers suggestions and steps for effective intervention, support, and guidance based on sound research, clinical interviews, and clinical by: Reseau ACCESS Network, an agency that provides services for people with HIV and hepatitis, has opened a primary health care clinic for men at its Elm St.

location. The Gay/Bi/MSM (Men Who Have Sex with Men) Health Clinic opened June 11 without specific funding, because of a partnership among several agencies and individuals. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (x, pages) Contents: Controbutors --pt.

uction Health disparities affecting gay and bisexual men in the United States: an introduction / Richard J. Wolitski, Ronald O. Valdiserri, and Ron Stall --pt. ce of health disparities affecting gay and bisexual men.

Associations between Perceived Homophobia, Community Connectedness, and Having a Primary Care Provider among Gay and Bisexual Men This study was a secondary analysis of data from the online Social Justice Sexuality Project and examined associations between perceived homophobia, community connectedness, and having a health care Cited by: 1.

Health Care for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Individuals At Boulder Community Health, we’re committed to providing high-quality, holistic care to everyone in our community.

This means offering services to all people regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, age, and sexual orientation and gender. To be or not to be LGBT in primary health care: Health care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people.

British Journal of General Practice, 62, - doi: /Bjgp12x Google Scholar | Crossref | Medline | ISICited by: 1. Introduction. Attitudes towards lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people have shifted significantly in the last few decades.

Advancements in human rights (such as access to legal marriage and anti-discrimination legislation), and the decrease in criminalisation and medicalisation of homosexuality have resulted in LGBT people becoming more visible, including in our health care Cited by: The mission of Fenway Health is to enhance the wellbeing of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and all people in our neighborhoods and beyond through access to the highest quality health care, education, research and advocacy.

General Practitioners’ views and experiences on the barriers and facilitators that men who have sex with men have when accessing primary care for HIV testing and sexual health screening - Volume 19 Issue 2 - Steven MaxwellAuthor: Steven Maxwell.

Our 5 health centres in the Lower Mainland provide gay and bi men with: Full-spectrum sexual health testing: Early, Rapid and Standard HIV as well as STI testing; Vaccinations for Hepatitis A, B, as well as HPV (Human Papilloma Virus) for those under the age of 27; Primary health care through a nurse practitioner; Counselling and coaching.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Healthcare A Clinical Guide to Preventive, Primary, and Specialist Care by Ehrenfeld, Jesse M. (Editor); Eckstrand, Kristen (Editor) ISBN: Publication Date: Author: Katie McLean.

The current period of health reform in Australia offers an opportunity for positive actions to be taken to address the significant challenges that lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex and other sexuality, sex and gender diverse (LGBTI) people face in the health by: 7.

LGBT VETERAN HEALTH CARE. Male Veterans: Gay and Bisexual Health Care. Gay and bisexual Veterans face increased health risks and unique challenges in accessing quality health care. There are an estimated 1 million lesbian, gay, and bisexual Veterans in the United States.

Many of these. Veterans may receive care at the VHA. Panel creates first-ever health care standard for gay, bisexual men.

The multi-faceted standard of care for men who have sex with men aims to advance effective STD prevention programs for LGBT. aspects of health care for gay men was conducted mainly in the early s.

This preoccupation with sexual health and HIV can have an impact on service delivery to gay men. Gay men have health needs other than those that relate to sexual activity and HIV prevention. This preoccupation, however, can sometimes affect health service delivery. T1 - Prevalence of Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Symptomatology Among HIV-Infected Gay and Bisexual Men in HIV Primary Care.

AU - O'Cleirigh, Conall. AU - Magidson, Jessica F. AU - Skeer, Margie R. AU - Mayer, Kenneth H. AU - Safren, Steven. PY - /9/1.

Y1 - /9/1Cited by: Introduction; Celebrating Progress; The Road Ahead; Appendix; PDF Report ( KB); Introduction: Sincethe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has been committed to advancing the health and well-being of all lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) 1 communities through significant and cross-departmental coordination.

This sixth Author: Assistant Secretary For Health (ASH). Published research suggests gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (GB-MSM) present in health care with additional, distinct psychosocial and sexual health concerns compared to heterosexual men, emphasizing the importance of access to health care.

Top Health Issues for LGBT Populations makes health information related to lesbian, gay, bi-and transgender (LGBT) people free and publicly available. Covering the high-level bullet points of the issues is the main purpose of the volume, which provides a good resource to health professionals who need a beginner’s awareness.

Background: The lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) populations have unique health risks including an increased risk of mental health problems, high usage of recreational drugs and alcohol, and high rates of infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).

Healthcare workers’ heteronormative attitudes compromise the quality of care to the LGBT : Zamasomi P. Luvuno, Gugu Mchunu, Busisiwe Ncama, Hlolisile Ngidi, Tivani Mashamba-Thompson. Among men, 22 percent of gay men and 26 percent of bisexual men reported fair or poor general health, compared to 20 percent of heterosexual men.

Lesbian, gay and bisexual women and men also were up to 50 percent more likely than heterosexuals to report negative experiences with primary care services, including trust and confidence with their.

Measure the impact of treating HCV in HIV infected individuals on primary HCV and reinfection incidence and HCV prevalence in gay and bisexual men in Victoria.

The study design involves an open label, non-randomised clinical trial of hepatitis C treatment for people with HIV coinfection.