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Information needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered health care professionals: results of an Internet survey  
http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/articlerender.fcgi?artid=314103

Examines basic facts and considred opinions from health care professionals and students about the information needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered health care professionals and their interactions with medical librarians.

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Published: 2004
How to choose a care provider: a guide for choosing doctors and counsellors for lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgendered pers  
http://www.mts.net/~wglrc/care_provider.html

Provides guidance for choosing a medical or counselling care provider, intended for use by gays, lesbians, bisexuals, transgendered and two-spirited individuals.

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Published: 1999
Gay and lesbian legal issues and HIV/AIDS: final report  
www.aidslaw.ca/

Reviews how, historically, gay men and lesbians have suffered persistent patterns of discrimination and persecution, and how the advent of HIV and AIDS has intensified and extended discrimination against them. Provides a detailed analysis of how, in 1998, Canadian law treats gay men and lesbians, as well as some examples of discrimination in two other areas, behavioural research and health and social services. Assesses the impact of stigma and discrimination in the context of HIV/AIDS. (See Details)

Published: 1998
Access to care: exploring the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and two-spirit people in Canada  
https://upload.mcgill.ca/interaction/summary.pdf
Includes both a literature review and an account of discussions from focus groups about needs in, and access to, health care and social services for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and Two-Spirit communities. Topics covered include various barriers to health care, specific health issues, and neglected populations in scientific publications. Also includes recommendations on a broad range of issues, including adapting and expanding services, educating professionals, and creating healthy spaces. (See Details)
Published: 2000
Looking queer: body image and identity in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities
Contains research, first-hand accounts, poetry, theory, and journalistic essays that address and outline the special needs of sexual minorities when dealing with eating disorders and appearance obsession.
Published: 1998
Same-sex domestic violence: strategies for change
Examines a range of issues that confront victims of same-sex domestice violence, whether women or men, and those who offer them services.
Published: 1999
Cultural sensitivity and research involving sexual minorities  
http://www.guttmacher.org/pubs/journals/3704505.html
Describes cultural barriers that can prevent members of sexual minorities from obtaining effective care. Argues that overcoming such barriers is critical both to providing direct services and to conducting the research needed to plan effective interventions. (See Details)
Published: 2005
The handbook of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender public health: a practitioner's guide to service
Provides a focus on LGBT public health, offering positive direction for practitioners looking for guidance in methods to take into consideration the special needs of sexual minorities.
Published: 2005
Asking the right questions, 2 : talking about sexual orientation and gender identity in mental health, counselling and addiction  
http://www.camh.net/Care_Treatment/Resources_for_Professionals/ARQ2/index.html
Presents a manual to help therapists/counsellors create an environment where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, transsexual, two-spirit, intersex, and queer (LGBTTTIQ) clients feel comfortable identifying themselves as such. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Your every day health guide: a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community resource
Lists health and community resources, provides an overview of Vancouver's health care system, and information for accessing and negotiating care within that system.
Published: 1998