Better oral reading and short-term memory in midlife, postmenopausal women taking estrogen.

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OBJECTIVE Considerable controversy surrounds the issue of whether estrogen influences cognitive function in postmenopausal women, and the results are far from consistent. For the most part, the cognitive processes studied have involved memory; to our knowledge, no previous studies have specifically examined the effects of estrogen on women's reading ability… (More)

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@article{Shaywitz2003BetterOR, title={Better oral reading and short-term memory in midlife, postmenopausal women taking estrogen.}, author={Sally E. Shaywitz and Frederick Naftolin and Daniel Zelterman and Karen E. Marchione and John M. Holahan and Steven F. Palter and Bennett A. Shaywitz}, journal={Menopause}, year={2003}, volume={10 5}, pages={420-6} }