TITLE

Hormone Treatment, Does Timing Matter?

AUTHOR(S)
Elliott, William T.
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Travel Medicine Advisor;May2007, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on a study that suggested that women who initiated hormone therapy closer to menopause had a reduced risk of coronary heart disease. The research looked at postmenopausal women who had undergone a hysterectomy and were randomized to conjugated estrogen or placebo and women who had not had a hysterectomy who were randomized to conjugated estrogen plus medroxyprogesterone or placebo.
ACCESSION #
24981161

 

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