Hormone replacement therapy. Knowledge, attitudes and practices of women attending a gynaecology outpatient clinic in Trinidad.

@article{Akong2001HormoneRT,
  title={Hormone replacement therapy. Knowledge, attitudes and practices of women attending a gynaecology outpatient clinic in Trinidad.},
  author={J Akong and Kwang Hoon and Craig Dial and Aisha N. Andrewin and Margarita D{\'i}az and Janice Charles and Nemandra Amir Sandiford and Christopher O. Ward and Luke McDougall and Surujpal Teelucksingh},
  journal={The West Indian medical journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={50 2},
  pages={155-8}
}
A questionnaire was used to assess the knowledge, attitudes, and practices of a sample of 218 outpatients attending the Port of Spain General Hospital Gynaecology Outpatient Clinic. The questionnaire investigated women's knowledge of menopause, risks and benefits of Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT), their attitudes concerning HRT and menopause as well as practices of postmenopausal women with respect to HRT. Comparisons were made between women of differing menopausal status, educational… CONTINUE READING