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    In Favor of Covering Ethically Important Cosmetic Surgeries: Facial Feminization Surgery for Transgender People.Florence Ashley & Carolyn Ells - 2018 - American Journal of Bioethics 18 (12):23-25.
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    Puberty Blockers Are Necessary, but They Don’T Prevent Homelessness: Caring for Transgender Youth by Supporting Unsupportive Parents.Florence Ashley - 2019 - American Journal of Bioethics 19 (2):87-89.
    Volume 19, Issue 6, June 2019, Page W3-W4.
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    Watchful Waiting Doesn’T Mean No Puberty Blockers, and Moving Beyond Watchful Waiting.Florence Ashley - 2019 - American Journal of Bioethics 19 (6):W3-W4.
    Volume 19, Issue 6, June 2019, Page W3-W4.
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    Gatekeeping Hormone Replacement Therapy for Transgender Patients is Dehumanising.Florence Ashley - 2019 - Journal of Medical Ethics 45 (7):480-482.
    Although informed consent models for prescribing hormone replacement therapy are becoming increasingly prevalent, many physicians continue to require an assessment and referral letter from a mental health professional prior to prescription. Drawing on personal and communal experience, the author argues that assessment and referral requirements are dehumanising and unethical, foregrounding the ways in which these requirements evidence a mistrust of trans people, suppress the diversity of their experiences and sustain an unjustified double standard in contrast to other forms of clinical (...)
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  5. Reply to ‘Hormone Replacement Therapy: Informed Consent Without Assessment?’.Florence Ashley - forthcoming - Journal of Medical Ethics:medethics-2019-105628.
    In a previous article, I argued that assessment requirements for transgender hormone replacement therapy are unethical and dehumanising. A recent response published by the Journal of Medical Ethics criticises this proposal. In this reply, I advance that their response misunderstood core parts of my argument and fails to provide independent support for assessment requirements. Though transition-related care may have similarities with cosmetic surgeries, this does not suffice to establish a need for assessments, and nor do the high rates of depression (...)
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