That's awful. Interviews lasted between 45 to 90 minutes and were subsequently transcribed verbatim and checked for accuracy. Poster, University of Cape Town; Berlin: Scientific Software Development. Some participants were very particular about selecting competent providers that they felt matched their own level of sophistication around sexual health and HIV prevention.
All sexually active gay and bisexual men should be tested regularly for STDs. Strengths and limitations This qualitative study has gained new, in-depth insights into the perspectives of MSM including nuanced responses to the use of social media and dating apps for sexual health information provision.
Conclusions The non-heterosexual orientation was a determinant factor in the difficulties of accessing health care. Systematic review, as PRISMA recommendations, that ran through the steps: 1 defining the research question; 2 establishment of goals; 3 demarcation of inclusion and exclusion criteria; 4 defining the information to be extracted from selected articles; 5 analysis of the results; and 6 data discussion and presentation.
The fact is that experiences of discrimination and prejudice against sexual minorities can directly contribute to a poorer health status [ 1 ]. It is hoped that the problematization of homosexuality can advance, so that the LGBT population has their rights of citizenship respected, especially with regard to the field of integrated health.
The identified studies revealed the main implications of homosexuality towards access to health services: differences in health care between heterosexual and to accessing sexual health services for gay men and other individuals, particularly for the female homosexual population [ 5 — 10 ]; communication difficulties as a accessibility barrier to the gay population to health services [ 3 ]; prejudicial conduct adopted by health professionals [ 411 ]; breach of confidentiality during consultations [ 9 ]; disclosure of sexual orientation in health services [ 12 ]; persuit of health services in major conditions situations, because of institutional homophobia [ 12 ]; internalized homophobia [ 13 ]; aging and homosexual orientation as access barriers [ 14 to accessing sexual health services for gay men and other need for holistic care beyond the sexual issues of the homosexual population [ 8 ]; and higher performance of professional services towards the care of LGBT youth [ 15 ].
Rispel et al. The findings of this review indicate gaps in the literature, practice guidelines and policies in LGBT healthcare in South Africa. Obtaining their perspectives might provide additional insights into decision-making around sexual healthcare.
Purposive sampling survey questionnaires administered either face to face or online quantitative. The other authors have no disclosures to declare. Sexual health information delivery through social media and dating apps was considered acceptable. Stevens M.
Semi-structured interviews were conducted in person or by telephone with 25 MSM resident in England recruited via dating apps and social media advertisements. Luis, an opportunistic integrator articulated this concern:. Adm Policy Ment Health.