14 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in tobacco use-related surveillance and epidemiological research.

Author: mohec-admin

The authors of this study, published in the Journal of LGBT Health Research, recommned that all research on tobacco use should incorporate information about sexual orientation and gender identity.The article is also a great review of the research related to smoking in the LGBT population and the complex reasons that make this population have a higher risk and prevalence of smoking compared to other groups of individuals. if interested to learn more about the topic, please see the link below.

Randall L. Sell and Patricia M. Dunn

Journal of LGBT Health Research

2008;4(1):27-42.

Available at:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=pubmed&Cmd=Retrieve&list_uids=19860015&dopt=abstractplus

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