Standards of Care for the Health of Transgender and Gender Diverse People, Version 8

  title={Standards of Care for the Health of Transgender and Gender Diverse People, Version 8},
  author={Eli Coleman and Asa E. Radix and Walter Pierre Bouman and George R. Brown and Annelou L C de Vries and Madeline B. Deutsch and Randi Ettner and Lin Fraser and Michael Goodman and J A Green and Adrienne B Hancock and Thomas W. Johnson and Dan H. Karasic and Gail Knudson and Scott F. Leibowitz and Hfl Meyer-Bahlburg and Stan Monstrey and Joz Motmans and Leena Nahata and Timo Ole Nieder and Sari L. Reisner and Catherine Richards and Loren Schechter and Vin Tangpricha and Amy C Tishelman and Mick van Trotsenburg and S. Winter and Kelly Ducheny and Noah Adams and Thays Adri{\'a}n and Lester R Allen and David Azul and Harjit Bagga and K. Başar and David S. Bathory and J. Belinky and David R. Berg and Jens Urs Berli and Rachael Bluebond-Langner and Mark Bram Bouman and M. L. Bowers and Patricia Brassard and Jack L. Byrne and L. M. Capitan and Cornelia Cargill and Jeremi M. Carswell and S. C. Chang and Gayaythri Chelvakumar and Trevor Corneil and Katharine Baratz Dalke and Griet De Cuypere and Elma de Vries and Martin den Heijer and Aaron Devor and Cecilia Dhejne and A. D’Marco and E. Kale Edmiston and Laura Edwards-Leeper and Randall D. Ehrbar and Diane Ehrensaft and J. Eisfeld and Els Elaut and Laura Erickson-Schroth and Jamie L Feldman and A. D. Fisher and M. M. Garcia and Luk Gijs and Susan E. Green and Bertha Parker Hall and Teresa L. D. Hardy and Michael S. Irwig and Laura A Jacobs and A. C. Janssen and Katherine Johnson and der Klink and Bpc Kreukels and Laura E. Kuper and Elizabeth J. Kvach and Matthew A. Malouf and Roger Massey and T. Mazur and Chris/Tine McLachlan and Shane D. Morrison and Scott W. Mosser and Paula Neira Placer and Ulrika Svea Nygren and James Oates and Juno Obedin-Maliver and Georgios Pagkalos and J. Patton and Nittaya Phanuphak and Katherine Rachlin and Terry Reed and G. Nic Rider and Jiska Ristori and Sally Ann Robbins-Cherry and Stephanie A Roberts and Kenny A. Rodriguez-Wallberg and Susan M. Rosenthal and Kenny Sabir and Joshua D Safer and Ayden I. Scheim and Leighton J Seal and Tshegofatso J. Sehoole and Katherine G. Spencer and Colt St. Amand and Thomas D. Steensma and John F. Strang and Guy B. Taylor and Kinzie Tilleman and Guy T’Sjoen and Ladislav V{\'a}la and Norah M. van Mello and Jaimie F. Veale and Jennifer A. Vencill and B. Vincent and Linda Wesp and Michael A. West and Jon Arcelus},
  journal={International Journal of Transgender Health},
  pages={S1 - S259}
Abstract Background: Transgender healthcare is a rapidly evolving interdisciplinary field. In the last decade, there has been an unprecedented increase in the number and visibility of transgender and gender diverse (TGD) people seeking support and gender-affirming medical treatment in parallel with a significant rise in the scientific literature in this area. The World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) is an international, multidisciplinary, professional association whose… 

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