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LGB Patient and Mental Health

  • Charlie Borowicz
  • John S. Rozel
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Abstract

This chapter contains a case study of a young bisexual Hispanic man in the emergency department for suicidal ideation.

Keywords

LGB Bisexual Depression Suicidal ideation Suicide plan Medical education Sexual orientation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Charlie Borowicz
    • 1
  • John S. Rozel
    • 1
  1. 1.University of PittsburghPittsburghUSA

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