Yonder: Payment systems, transgender adolescents, eating disorders, and sexual health knowledge gaps.

Published on Aug 26, 2021in British Journal of General Practice4.19
· DOI :10.3399/BJGP21X716993
Ahmed Rashid4
Estimated H-index: 4
(UCL: University College London)
#1Kristen Nocka (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 2
#2Madeline C. Montgomery (Brown University)H-Index: 12
Last. Julia Raifman (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 15
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Abstract Purpose Structural stigma has shaped disparities across several domains of health for transgender relative to cisgender (nontransgender) adolescents in the United States. Research on transgender health has largely overlooked the role of preventive care, especially for adolescents. Methods We used ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes to identify transgender adolescents in the Rhode Island All Payers Claims Database (APCD) from 2011 to 2017 based on a diagnosis for gender identity disorder (GID). We ev...
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#1Sofie Vengberg (Uppsala University)H-Index: 5
#2Mio Fredriksson (Uppsala University)H-Index: 11
Last. Ulrika Winblad (Uppsala University)H-Index: 20
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Purpose Payments to healthcare providers create incentives that can influence provider behaviour. Research on unit-level incentives in primary care is, however, scarce. This paper examines how managers and salaried physicians at Swedish primary healthcare centres perceive that payment incentives directed towards the healthcare centre affect their work. Design/methodology/approach An interview study was conducted with 24 respondents at 13 primary healthcare centres in two cities, located in regio...
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#1Jocelyn Lebow (Mayo Clinic)H-Index: 11
#2Cassandra Narr (Mayo Clinic)H-Index: 1
Last. Leslie A. Sim (Mayo Clinic)H-Index: 22
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BACKGROUND The primary care setting offers an attractive opportunity for, not only the identification of pediatric eating disorders, but also the delivery of evidence-based treatment. However, constraints of this setting pose barriers for implementing treatment. For interventions to be successful, they need to take into consideration the perspectives of stakeholders. As such, the purpose of this study was to examine in-depth primary care providers' perspective of challenges to identifying and ma...
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#1Rosalyn E PlotzkerH-Index: 1
Last. Ina U. Park (UCSF: University of California, San Francisco)H-Index: 19
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The national STD Clinical Consultation Network (STDCCN) receives requests regarding complex STD cases. A total of 927 requests from Western states, 2017-2019, were analyzed for STD of inquiry and syphilis-specific subtopics. Syphilis-requests accounted for the majority of queries and the number and proportion of syphilis-related requests increased significantly over time.
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