Health-related characteristics of men who have sex with men: a comparison of those living in "gay ghettos" with those living elsewhere.

@article{Mills2001HealthrelatedCO,
  title={Health-related characteristics of men who have sex with men: a comparison of those living in "gay ghettos" with those living elsewhere.},
  author={Thomas C. Mills and R. A Stall and Lance M. Pollack and Jay P. Paul and Diane Binson and Jesse A. Canchola and Joseph A. Catania},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2001},
  volume={91 6},
  pages={980-3}
}
OBJECTIVES This study investigated the limitations of probability samples of men who have sex with men (MSM), limited to single cities and to the areas of highest concentrations of MSM ("gay ghettos"). METHODS A probability sample of 2881 MSM in 4 American cities completed interviews by telephone. RESULTS MSM who resided in ghettos differed from other MSM, although in different ways in each city. Non-ghetto-dwelling MSM were less involved in the gay and lesbian community. They were also… CONTINUE READING