Double-blind, placebo-controlled, hormonal, syndromal and EEG mapping studies with transdermal oestradiol therapy in menopausal depression

In a double-blind, placebo-controlled study, the antidepressant and vigilance-promoting properties of transdermal oestrogen in post-menopausal depression were investigated utilizing hormonal, syndromal and EEG mapping evaluations. Sixty-nine menopausal women, aged 45–60 years without previous hormonal replacement therapy, diagnosed as major depression… (More)