Number of HIV diagnoses in those aged 13 to 29 4x higher than those aged 50 years.
Bisexual females, 'not sure' males have higher prevalence of many sexual risk behaviors.
Issues raised at AMA discussion include knowledge gaps for transgender women, screening guidelines.
Adults within the LBGTQ community more likely to use e-cigarettes.
Intervention group had greater reduction in condomless sex acts vs standard of care group.
Nurse educators may not be fully prepared to teach students about transgender patient care.
Nearly twice the number of youths who identify as transgender or gender nonconforming stated their health to be fair, poor, or good as opposed to very good or excellent when compared with youths who identified as cisgender.
A national databank is necessary and would include names of medical providers who have publicly expressed opinions indicating biases about certain populations.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals have specific health needs that become increasingly important as they age and should become an important part of primary care.
LGBT practice management includes routine cancer screening in accordance with current guidelines.
The Lancet aims to provide a framework to improve the health and lives of members of the transgender community across the globe.
A greater understanding of the healthcare issues specific to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community may improve the quality of care.