Gender Differences in Factors Associated with Unsheltered Status and Increased Risk of Premature Mortality among Individuals Experiencing Homelessness.

@article{Montgomery2017GenderDI,
  title={Gender Differences in Factors Associated with Unsheltered Status and Increased Risk of Premature Mortality among Individuals Experiencing Homelessness.},
  author={Ann Elizabeth Montgomery and Dorota M. Szymkowiak and Dennis P. Culhane},
  journal={Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health},
  year={2017},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={
          256-263
        }
}
BACKGROUND Among individuals experiencing homelessness, unsheltered status is associated with poor health and access to care and an increased risk for premature death. Insufficient research has explored gender differences in these outcomes; the objective of this study was to address this gap in the research. METHODS This study used survey data collected during the 100,000 Homes Campaign. Chi-square tests identified differences in the characteristics of women, men, and transgender individuals… CONTINUE READING
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