Acute Clinical Care for Transgender Patients: A Review

  title={Acute Clinical Care for Transgender Patients: A Review},
  author={Nicole Rosendale and Seth Goldman and Gabriel M. Ortiz and Lawrence A. Haber},
  journal={JAMA Internal Medicine},
Importance Transgender is an umbrella term used to describe individuals whose gender identity and/or gender expression differs from assigned sex at birth. There are an estimated 1.4 million transgender adults in the United States, and this number is increasing. Clinicians will increasingly be caring for transgender patients. Topics considered in this narrative review include terminology, how to address transgender patients, obtaining an inclusive history that takes into account gender-affirming… 

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