TITLE

Postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy for primary prevention of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease

AUTHOR(S)
Abramson, Beth
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/27/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 9, p1388
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the recommendations of the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care against the use of hormone replacement therapy for the primary prevention of myocardial infarction and death from cardiovascular disease. Potential benefits and potential adverse effects of hormone therapy; Women who are advised to avoid hormone therapy; Medical associations which offered similar recommendations.
ACCESSION #
12888264

 

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