This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Abstract A significant proportion of men engage in sexual relationships with other men which has direct health implications, but the unique health care needs of these patients are often ignored or overlooked. Moreover, due to a fear of stigmatization by the medical community, one of the more significant health risks for men who have sex with men MSM may be that they avoid routine or appropriate health care. Physicians and other providers can help overcome this barrier and improve the health care of MSM by keeping a non-judgmental attitude toward these patients, differentiating sexual behaviour from sexual identity, communicating with gender neutral terms, and maintaining awareness of how their own attitudes affect clinical judgment. The purpose of this article is to help contextualize health issues affecting MSM and provide a framework for physicians and other providers to deliver optimum and appropriate health care for men who have sex with men in India. Keywords: HIV-1, MSM, primary care, sex behaviour, sexually transmitted infections Introduction Providing high quality and effective health care to patients requires knowledge about their lives and circumstances.
Men who have sex with men in India: A diverse population in need of medical attention
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