Retraction Watch - Gender dysphoria in children

3 June, 2023

After Backlash, Publisher to Retract Article That Surveyed Parents of Children With Gender Dysphoria, Says Co-Author

Parent Survey of Children With Gender Dysphoria Retracted (

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[*Note from HIFA moderator (NPW): This news item starts: 'Springer Nature will retract an article that reported results of a survey of parents who thought their children's gender dysphoria resulted from social contagion. The move is "due to concerns about lack of informed consent," according to tweets by one of the paper's authors...']