Providing Care to Transgender Persons: A Clinical Approach to Primary Care, Hormones, and HIV Management

@article{Williamson2010ProvidingCT,
  title={Providing Care to Transgender Persons: A Clinical Approach to Primary Care, Hormones, and HIV Management},
  author={Catherine Williamson},
  journal={Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care},
  year={2010},
  volume={21},
  pages={221–229}
}
  • C. Williamson
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care
&NA; Transgender (TG) persons have had historically difficult interactions with health care providers, leading to limited care and risks for a broad spectrum of health problems. This is of particular concern for TG persons with or at risk for HIV infection. This article discusses care providers' roles in establishing TG‐friendly clinical care sites; conducting appropriate and thorough physical examinations for TG patients; managing hormones, especially in conjunction with antiretroviral therapy… Expand
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