Acute effect of intranasal estrogen on cerebral and cerebellar perfusion in postmenopausal women.

@article{Kaya2008AcuteEO,
  title={Acute effect of intranasal estrogen on cerebral and cerebellar perfusion in postmenopausal women.},
  author={Eser Kaya and Figen Kir Şahin and G{\"u}leng{\"u}l Nadir K{\"o}ken and Mesut K{\"o}se and Arif Serhan Cevrioğlu},
  journal={Maturitas},
  year={2008},
  volume={59 1},
  pages={
          72-82
        }
}
OBJECTIVES Estrogen action in the brain influences many neurochemical processes. The aim of the study was to evaluate the acute effect of intranasal 17beta-estradiol on cerebral and cerebellar perfusion in postmenopausal women. METHODS The study group included 24 healthy postmenopausal women who had been in natural menopause for at least 1 year (mean age: 47.38+/-5.9 years). We conducted an experimental, randomized, placebo-controlled, cross-over, double-blind study. Cerebral and cerebellar… CONTINUE READING