The Tavistock gender clinic is facing mass legal action from youngsters who claim they were rushed into taking life-altering puberty blockers.
Lawyers expect about 1,000 families to join a medical negligence lawsuit alleging vulnerable children have been misdiagnosed and placed on a damaging medical pathway.
They are accusing the gender identity development service [GIDS] at the Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust of multiple failures in its duty of care.
By Eleanor Hayward (https://www.thetimes.co.uk)
This includes allegations it recklessly prescribed puberty blockers with harmful side effects and adopted an “unquestioning, affirmative approach” to children identifying as transgender.
Last month NHS England announced it was shutting the Tavistock clinic over safety concerns following a damning external review.
Care will be handed to regional children’s hospitals.
Tavistock Transgender Clinic Could Face Mass Legal Action From 1,000 Families Of Children Who Claim They Were Rushed Into Taking Life-Altering Puberty Blockers Weeks After NHS Shut It Down In Wake Of Damning Report
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