MedPage Today | August 8, 2023
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The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) reaffirmed its 2018 guidanceopens in a new tab or window calling for minors to receive gender-affirming care and authorized a systematic literature review to give pediatricians more up-to-date advice.
“The board continuously reviews evidence and considers policy renewal on a regular schedule as authorizations expire,” the AAP said in a statement Friday. “As a result of that continuing review and the confidence that remains in the existing evidence, this policy was renewed by the board.”