Effects of at-school victimization and sexual orientation on lesbian, gay, or bisexual youths' health risk behavior.

@article{Bontempo2002EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of at-school victimization and sexual orientation on lesbian, gay, or bisexual youths' health risk behavior.},
  author={Daniel E. Bontempo and A. D'augelli},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={30 5},
  pages={
          364-74
        }
}
  • Daniel E. Bontempo, A. D'augelli
  • Published 2002
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine
  • PURPOSE To examine the link between victimization at school and health risk behaviors using representative data comparing lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) youths and heterosexual youths. METHODS Data from the 1995 Youth Risk Behavior Survey taken in Massachusetts and Vermont were examined. This sample included 9188 9th through 12th grade students; 315 of these students were identified as LGB. Analyses of variance were used to examine health risk behaviors by sexual orientation by gender by… CONTINUE READING
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