TITLE

Review: Postmenopausal estrogen replacement therapy increases the risk for venous thromboembolism

AUTHOR(S)
Douketis, James
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 137 Issue 2, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a systematic review and meta-analysis concerning postmenopausal estrogen replacement and the risk of venous thromboembolism. Thromboembolic events in postmenopausal women receiving hormone replacement therapy (HRT) versus no HRT; Data sources for the review; Implications for postmenopausal estrogen replacement therapy.
ACCESSION #
7519799

 

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