Examining Association Between Gender-Affirming Surgeries, Mental Health Outcomes

JAMA Surgery

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What The Study Did: The association between undergoing gender-affirming surgery and mental health outcomes was looked at in this study.

Authors: Anthony N. Almazan, B.A., of Harvard Medical School in Boston, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2021.0952)

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