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Transgender patients and diagnostic safety: back to basics.

Carr S. ImproveDx. February 2018;5:1-4.

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March 14, 2018
Carr S. ImproveDx. February 2018;5:1-4.

Lack of attention to patient context can affect care safety. This newsletter article reports concerns associated with accurate diagnosis that transgender patients may encounter. The author discusses how bias, poor communication, and uncertainty contribute to potential problems and suggests that patient-centered respectful care is key to improving diagnosis.

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Carr S. ImproveDx. February 2018;5:1-4.