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Burgess C, Kauth MR, Klemt C, Shanawani H, Shipherd JC. Evolving Sex and Gender in Electronic Health Records. Federal practitioner : for the health care professionals of the VA, DoD, and PHS. 2019 Jun 1; 36(6):271-277.
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Abstract: Development, training, and documentation for the implementation of a self-identified gender identity field in the electronic health record system may improve patient-centered care for transgender and gender nonconforming patients.

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