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37 The Views, Experiences and Needs of Older Lesbians, Gay Men and bisexual People About End of Life Care
  1. Kathryn Almack, Research Fellow,
  2. Sheila Kennedy, Research Fellow and
  3. Jane Seymour, Professor of Palliative and End of Life Studies
  1. Sue Ryder Care Centre for Palliative and End of Life Studies, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham, Queen’s Medical Centre Campus, Nottingham

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Background: There is increasing recognition that health-related policy and practice should address the needs of minority groups of people, including lesbians, gay men and bisexual (LGB) people. While many concerns relating to end-of-life care are the same across all communities, there are also separate issues related to sexual orientation that need to be addressed. The experiences and concerns …

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