Cardiovascular aspects of androgens in women.

  title={Cardiovascular aspects of androgens in women.},
  author={Philip M. Sarrel},
  journal={Seminars in reproductive endocrinology},
  volume={16 2},
A review of the literature of androgen actions affecting the circulatory system indicates early enthusiasm for use of testosterone in cardiac patients, subsequent disenchantment with androgens due to negative effects on lipid metabolism, and recent renewed interest as new technologies and understandings of the cardio-protective effects of estrogens has led… CONTINUE READING