Turning loss into legislation.


Same-sex partnerships encounter tremendous challenges in the context of healthcare, including empowerment to act on behalf of loved ones. We share challenges faced by two women who confronted this issue head-on when their same-sex partners were critically, and, in one case, fatally, injured. In both cases, hospitals initially refused to recognize these… (More)
DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2007.123745


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@article{Labella2008TurningLI, title={Turning loss into legislation.}, author={Angelena Maria Labella and Devika Singh}, journal={American journal of public health}, year={2008}, volume={98 6}, pages={971-3} }