A prospective, observational study of postmenopausal hormone therapy and primary prevention of cardiovascular disease.

@article{Grodstein2000APO,
  title={A prospective, observational study of postmenopausal hormone therapy and primary prevention of cardiovascular disease.},
  author={Francine D Grodstein and Joann E. Manson and Graham A. Colditz and Walter C Willett and Frank E. Speizer and Meir Jonathan Stampfer},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={133 12},
  pages={933-41}
}
Whether to take hormone therapy is one of the most difficult medical decisions that healthy postmenopausal women face. The apparent coronary benefits (1) of hormone use are an important part of that decision. Although the data appear consistent in suggesting long-term coronary benefits, the Heart and Estrogen/progestin Replacement Study (2) showed an increased risk for coronary events during the first year of therapy in women with existing heart disease; we also found such an elevated risk in… CONTINUE READING
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