TITLE

Estrogen for Younger Postmenopausal Women

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Travel Medicine Advisor;Aug2007, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the benefit of using estrogen therapy in younger postmenopausal women as suggested by a study from the Women's Health Initiative. The use of estrogen can subsequently prevent cardiovascular disease. It is also pointed out that women under treatment with estrogen have lower calcium scores. The study reveals that hormone replacement therapy suggests to have cardiovascular benefits if treatment is started before atherosclerosis develops.
ACCESSION #
26267118

 

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