Romantic relationships in youth with long term (chronic) physical health conditions: A scoping review

    Project Details


    he aim of this scoping review is to identify, map and synthesise the literature concerning romantic relationships experienced by young people with long term physical health conditions. Specifically, this review will identify (1) what is known in this particular topical area, (2) gaps in the literature and (3) directions for future research in this specific field.

    Layman's description

    We are interested in finding out what the published literature tells us about how young people living with a long term health condition perceive and report their experiences of romantic relationships.
    Short titleRomantic relations
    Effective start/end date1/07/171/07/20

    UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
    • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
    • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities


    • Romantic relationship
    • Youth
    • Adolescent
    • Chronic
    • Long term condition
    • Identity
    • Scoping

    Research Institutes

    • Health Research Institute


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