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Heterosexism in Health & Social Care.
(Basingstoke: Palgrave., 2006)
Improving the cancer for LGB people with cancer presentation to LOROS hospice staff
(De Montfort University, 2015-10-01)
Exploring lesbian, gay and bisexual patients’ accounts of their experiences of cancer care in the UK
Despite greater recognition of rights and responsibilities around the care of cancer patients who identify as lesbian, gay or bisexual (LGB) within healthcare systems in the United Kingdom, recent quantitative evidence ...
Our health, our say: Towards a feminist perspective of lesbian health psychology.
Although women’s health has been a central concern of feminist psychology, lesbian health has been largely overlooked. Adopting a feminist approach, this article considers the distinctiveness of lesbian health psychology ...
Health Inequalities at the Heart of the Social Work Curriculum
(Taylor and Francis, 2013)
Efforts to reduce the widening gap between the health and social well-being of people within and between countries have become an urgent priority for politicians and policymakers. The Rio Declaration called on governments ...
Co-producing knowledge about lesbian and bisexual women with breast cancer: Messages for nursing professionals from a knowledge exchange project.
Worldwide, cancer is a leading cause of death and reducing cancer inequalities is an urgent health priority. Attention is turning to factors which sustain cancer survival, including quality of care. Moreover, in recent ...
Intersecting identities of age, gender and sexual orientation in gay and bisexual men’s narratives of prostate cancer
(Policy Press, 2019)
Using the lens of intersectional theory, this analysis interrogates gay and bisexual men’s experiences of prostate cancer. Drawing on McCall’s third typology of intra-categorical intersectionality, the chapter explores ...
Department of Health Briefing paper for health & social care staff: Briefing paper 2: Improving access to care
(Department of Health, 2007-08)