State Restrictions and Geographic Access to Gender-Affirming Care for Transgender Youth

JAMA. 2023 Jul 25;330(4):375-378. doi: 10.1001/jama.2023.11299.
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Plain language summary

This study estimates changes in geographic access and drive times to gender clinics following legislation enacted to restrict puberty-suppressing medications and hormones for those younger than 18 years.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adolescent Health* / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Government Regulation*
  • Health Services Accessibility* / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Health Services for Transgender Persons* / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Humans
  • Transgender Persons* / legislation & jurisprudence
  • United States