Determinants of quality of life in Spanish transsexuals attending a gender unit before genital sex reassignment surgery

@article{GmezGil2013DeterminantsOQ,
  title={Determinants of quality of life in Spanish transsexuals attending a gender unit before genital sex reassignment surgery},
  author={Esther G{\'o}mez-Gil and Leire Zubiaurre-Elorza and Isabel Esteva de Antonio and Antonio Guillam{\'o}n and Manel Salamero},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={23},
  pages={669-676}
}
PurposeTo evaluate the self-reported perceived quality of life (QoL) in transsexuals attending a Spanish gender identity unit before genital sex reassignment surgery, and to identify possible determinants that likely contribute to their QoL.MethodsA sample of 119 male-to-female (MF) and 74 female-to-male (FM) transsexuals were included in the study. The WHOQOL-BREF scale was used to evaluate self-reported QoL. Possible determinants included age, sex, education, employment, partnership status… 
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