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LGBTQ+ health: tackling potential health-care professionals’ bias

Sexual and gender minorities (SGM) people experience negative attitudes, stigma, denial of care or low-quality care from health-care providers, which contributes to health disparities. Increased awareness and adequate training of health-care professionals and students are required to reduce biases and barriers to timely and high-quality health care for SGM people.

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Fig. 1: Implicit bias and effects of anti-implicit bias training for health-care providers and medical students.


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Malta, M. LGBTQ+ health: tackling potential health-care professionals’ bias. Nat Rev Dis Primers 9, 1 (2023).

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