TITLE

Battles still rage over the WHI's findings

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Simon
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Menopause International;Sep2007, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the controversy arising from the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) report in which investigators studied the heart risks of menopausal hormones in July 2002. The "Wall Street Journal" alleged that the study's own investigators and physicians were excluded by officials from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in its review of the report. The WHI report was also criticized by Doctor Robert Rebar of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), who emphasized that it is dangerous to recommend hormone therapy to all patients.
ACCESSION #
41233336

 

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