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Elizabeth Whitham WH705 Dr. Cole 29 March 2011 Article Review “Health Behaviors, Health Status, and Access to and Use of Health Care” Alison L. Diamant, MD, MSHS; Charyl Wold, MPH; Karen Spritzer, BA; Lillian Gelber, MD, MSPH Archives of Family Medicine 2002 Theoretical Framework Having found a lack of information about lesbian and bisexual women’s health outcomes the authors sought to gain a better understanding of lesbian and bisexual women’s health as compared to heterosexual women. Purpose of the Study The authors compared bisexual, lesbian, and heterosexual women who identified themselves as such to ascertain whether one group had differing health outcomes and health issues to guide future study and help shape health interventions among these women. Study Design
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Diamant and colleagues utilized a survey of 4697 women in Los Angeles and analyzed the respondents for variations across health risk behaviors, education, income, employment, age, race/ethnicity, tobacco use, and alcohol consumption. Additionally,
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