Originality/value: We contribute to the scholarship on gender minority health by examining how high power actors use accountability processes to restore order in interactions with trans and nonbinary patients. We demonstrate how enforcement to expectations through accountability processes is a plausible, though oft-overlooked, dimension of health inequalities.
We wish to warmly thank Clare Forstie, Ellen Lamont, the anonymous reviewers, and the editors – Brea Perry and Allen LeBlanc – for insightful comments on versions of this manuscript.
shuster, s.m. and Bodenheimer, G. (2021), "How Healthcare Providers Hold Trans Patients Accountable to Medical Authority", LeBlanc, A.J. and Perry, B.L. (Ed.) Sexual and Gender Minority Health (Advances in Medical Sociology, Vol. 21), Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 231-252. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1057-629020210000021015
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