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Health Inequalities at the Heart of the Social Work Curriculum
(Taylor and Francis, 2013)
Efforts to reduce the widening gap between the health and social well-being of people within and between countries have become an urgent priority for politicians and policymakers. The Rio Declaration called on governments ...
Using human rights based approaches to conceptualise lesbian and bisexual women’s health inequalities
(Wiley Blackwell, 2010)
This article makes a contribution to current debates in human rightsbased approaches to lesbian and bisexual (LB) women’s health. With reference to concepts embodied in the Yogyakarta Principles, it is proposed that the ...
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans health inequalities: International perspectives in Social Work.
(Policy Press, 2015-03)
Inequalities between groups of people are of increasing international concern noted particularly in the work of Michael Marmot. This ground-breaking book is the first to examine inequalities experienced by LGBT people and ...
Conceptualising social exclusion and LGBT people: the implications for promoting equity in nursing policy and practice.
Since the early 1980s, there has been increasing recognition that the health of individuals and communities is affected by social disadvantage. Following the election of the New Labour Government in 1997, social exclusion ...
Searching for LGBT carers: Mapping a research agenda in social work and social care.
(Oxford University Press, 2011)
Combining photographs with interviews in the context of phenomenological research around chronic illness: An evaluation.
Background: Health psychologists’ adoption of contemporary qualitative research methodologies in recent times has enabled the rise of multiple integrative approaches applicable to the study of long-term conditions. ...
Promoting equality and valuing diversity for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans patients.
(Oxford Univerity Press, 2010)
Equality and diversity lie at the heart of current UK health priorities. They are important subjects for everyone who works in the National Health Service (NHS). This is particularly the case for the GP, whose role is ...