TITLE

Rethinking Postmenopausal HRT

AUTHOR(S)
Kuritzky, Louis
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;5/15/2011 Supplement 3, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a research study regarding the effectiveness of the hormone replacement therapy for postmenopausal women.
ACCESSION #
62085586

 

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