Primary Care for Transgender Individuals: A Review of the Literature Reflecting a Canadian Perspective

@article{Ziegler2020PrimaryCF,
  title={Primary Care for Transgender Individuals: A Review of the Literature Reflecting a Canadian Perspective},
  author={Erin Ziegler and Ruta Kristina Valaitis and Nancy Carter and Cathy Risdon and Jennifer Yost},
  journal={SAGE Open},
  year={2020},
  volume={10}
}
Literature related to transgender health in adults has focused on definitions, hormone therapy, and transgender-sensitive care provision. Further understanding is needed on the delivery of primary care for transgender adults. The aim of this review was to understand the primary-care needs and access to health care services for transgender adults in Canada. A state-of-the-art literature review was conducted. Thirteen research studies were included. There is limited literature on the delivery of… 
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