Shires DA, Schnaar A, Connolly MD, and Stroumsa D. To refer or not to refer: General pediatricians' perspectives on their role in caring for transgender youth. Transgender Health 2017; 2(1):202-206.
Little is known about general pediatricians' experience and knowledge regarding the care of transgender youth. We surveyed N=50 general pediatricians practicing in an integrated Midwest health system. Few respondents had participated in medical management care for transgender patients, but one-third were willing to do so if training opportunities were made available. Notably,