Multiple Chronic Conditions and General Health in Transgender Individuals in the US

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622656
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Multiple Chronic Conditions and General Health in Transgender Individuals in the US
Other Titles:
Health Disparities in LGBTQ
Author(s):
Ballout, Suha; Gona, Philimon
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Theta Alpha
Author Details:
Suha Ballout, PhD; Philimon Gona, PhD -- College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Abstract:

Transgender individuals are a growing marginalized and medically underserved population with unique health concerns. They suffer from multilevel stressors that negatively impact their health outcomes. Our study used a large population-based and representative sample to cross-sectionally describe multiple chronic conditions and general health in transgender individuals in the U.S.

Keywords:
Chronic Conditions; Health Disparities; Transgender Health
Repository Posting Date:
19-Sep-2017
Date of Publication:
19-Sep-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17C09
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
Note:
Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleMultiple Chronic Conditions and General Health in Transgender Individuals in the USen_US
dc.title.alternativeHealth Disparities in LGBTQen
dc.contributor.authorBallout, Suhaen
dc.contributor.authorGona, Philimonen
dc.contributor.departmentTheta Alphaen
dc.author.detailsSuha Ballout, PhD; Philimon Gona, PhD -- College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622656-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>Transgender individuals are a growing marginalized and medically underserved population with unique health concerns. They suffer from multilevel stressors that negatively impact their health outcomes. Our study used a large population-based and representative sample to cross-sectionally describe multiple chronic conditions and general health in transgender individuals in the U.S.</span></p>en
dc.subjectChronic Conditionsen
dc.subjectHealth Disparitiesen
dc.subjectTransgender Healthen
dc.date.available2017-09-19T20:04:35Z-
dc.date.issued2017-09-19-
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-19T20:04:35Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
dc.description.noteItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.-
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