Multiple Chronic Conditions and General Health in Transgender Individuals in the US
Repository Posting Date2017-09-19T20:04:35Z
Author(s)Ballout, Suha; Gona, Philimon
Author DetailsSuha Ballout, PhD; Philimon Gona, PhD -- College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationTheta Alpha
Other Title(s)Health Disparities in LGBTQ
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.