Endocrinology, Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT), and Aging

  title={Endocrinology, Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT), and Aging},
  author={Magda Houlberg},
  journal={Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Health and Aging},
  • M. Houlberg
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Health and Aging
Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) protocols for older transgender and gender nonconforming (TGNC) people are based on existing standards of care for TGNC adults and clear frameworks for how to conduct patient assessments for initiation of HRT. However, biomedical interventions and practice recommendations for gender-affirming HRT for older TGNC adults are not comprehensively or explicitly described. Practice recommendations herein examine assessment, risk, benefit, and treatment for older TGNC… 



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