Goodfellow Gems #58

Goodfellow Gems #58

Bruce Arroll

Bruce Arroll

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10 helpful ideas when working with transgender or gender non-conforming patients  

•    Gender is self-determined.1 •    Not all trans people want to move from one end of the gender spectrum to the othe
References

1.    Ker A. Taking transgender care seriously. Atlas (a medical literary journal) 2016;1:42-45. http://www.atlasliteraryjournal.org/taking-transgender-healthcare-seriously-1-1
2.    Colton Meier et al The Effects of Hormonal Gender Affirmation Treatment on Mental Health in Female-to-Male Transsexuals Journal of Gay & Lesbian Mental Health 2011. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/19359705.2011.581195
3.    Doctors are failing to help people with gender dysphoria BMJ 2016. http://search.proquest.com/openview/edba3e082ac91d49a042e393ff06da74/1?pq-origsite=gscholar&cbl=2043523