Openness between gay persons and health professionalsVatican official says Catholic church welcomes homosexuals
Older women were also less likely to have used a condom, which may indicate that public health messages about safer sex are not influencing them or that such messages were not yet available when they were having intercourse.
This was justified because the goal of the project was to build understanding of organizational or professional perceptions of the issues to substantiate the need for further inquiry. Respondents' perceptions that their physician knew their orientation was significantly less common among those who identified themselves as bisexual or mostly heterosexual than among gay and lesbian youth.
Simkin, R. Kaye, R.