Hormone treatment of children and adolescents with gender dysphoria

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SBU Assessment

Presents a comprehensive, systematic assessment of available scientific evidence for effects on health, social welfare or disability. Full assessments include economic, social and ethical impact analyses. Assessment teams include professional practitioners and academics. Before publication the report is reviewed by external experts, and scientific conclusions approved by the SBU Board of Directors.

A scientific article has been published in Acta Paediatrica 2023. A link to the article in Pubmed can be found here: A systematic review of hormone treatment for children with gender dysphoria and recommendations for research.

Link to the Swedish report:
Hormonbehandling vid könsdysfori – barn och unga

Link to the database PROSPERO (International prospective register of systematic reviews) at National Institute for Health and Care Research, NIHR: PROSPERO

Published: Report no: 342 Registration no: SBU 2020/426 ISBN: 978-91-88437-86-0
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