Sexual health, GU medicine, and a non-descriptive title are all appropriate names

BMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7005.630 (Published 02 September 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:630
  1. Anna Pallecaros
  1. Clinical research fellow Department of Genitourinary Medicine, St Mary's Hospital, London W2 1NY

    EDITOR,--C Sonnex and colleagues voice concern that the use of the title sexual health clinic might further increase the stigma of genitourinary medicine clinics.1 Although this is important to question, the reverse may equally be true.

    Their survey of a small sample of clients already attending their clinic has limited potential to discriminate which of these possibilities is actually the case. It is not surprising that most …

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