Cumulative estrogen exposure and prospective memory in older women

  title={Cumulative estrogen exposure and prospective memory in older women},
  author={Jacqueline Hesson},
  journal={Brain and Cognition},
This study looked at cumulative lifetime estrogen exposure, as estimated with a mathematical index (Index of Cumulative Estrogen Exposure (ICEE)) that included variables (length of time on estrogen therapy, age at menarche and menopause, postmenopausal body mass index, time since menopause, nulliparity and duration of breastfeeding) known to influence estrogen levels across the life span, and performance on prospective and retrospective memory measures in a group of 50 postmenopausal women… CONTINUE READING
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