Effects of postmenopausal hormone therapy on rheumatoid arthritis: the women's health initiative randomized controlled trials.


OBJECTIVE To study the effects of postmenopausal hormone therapy (PHT) on the incidence and severity of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). METHODS The Women's Health Initiative randomized controlled trials evaluated the effects of unopposed estrogen (E-alone) and estrogen plus progestin (E+P) compared with placebo on a diverse set of health outcomes over 7.1 and… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/art.23325


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