Increase in bone mass after one year of percutaneous oestradiol and testosterone implants in post-menopausal women who have previously received long-term oral oestrogens.

@article{Savvas1992IncreaseIB,
  title={Increase in bone mass after one year of percutaneous oestradiol and testosterone implants in post-menopausal women who have previously received long-term oral oestrogens.},
  author={Michael Savvas and John W. W. Studd and Sandra Norman and Andrew T Leather and Thomas Garnett and Ignac Fogelman},
  journal={British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology},
  year={1992},
  volume={99 9},
  pages={757-60}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the effect on the bone density of the skeleton after changing from oral oestrogen to subcutaneous oestradiol and testosterone replacement. DESIGN Prospective non-randomized single centre study. SUBJECTS Twenty women who were receiving long-term oral oestrogen replacement. Ten changed to oestradiol and testosterone implants; the remaining ten continued with oral oestrogens. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Bone density was measured using dual photon absorptiometry at the lumbar… CONTINUE READING

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