Pervasive trauma exposure among US sexual orientation minority adults and risk of posttraumatic stress disorder. Sophie, J. Department of Health and Human Services: Respectful involvement refers to the involvement of LGBT individuals and those who represent the larger LGBT community in the research process, from design through data collection to dissemination. Improve the health, safety, and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender LGBT individuals. LGBT elders are less likely to have children than heterosexual elders and are less likely to receive care from adult children.
The development and adoption of standardized measures in federally funded surveys would assist in synthesizing scientific knowledge about the health of sexual and gender minorities.
Jacobs, S. Wells, J. This data collection would be aided by the development of standardized measures for sexual orientation and gender identity see Recommendation 4 below.
However, the use of established statistical techniques makes it possible to improve the precision of estimates for small populations by combining two or more data sets.