TITLE

Commentators overwhelmed and underwhelmed by latest Women's Health Initiative report on lung cancer

PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Menopause International;Dec2009, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p143
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the comments raised by a study on the association between combined hormone therapy (HRT) and the increased risk of death from lung cancer, published in "Lancet." The study showed a modest difference between the mortality rate of patients under HRT and placebo. The sentiments of the International Menopause Society (IMS) and Cancer Research UK on the study findings are also cited.
ACCESSION #
58453657

 

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