Modulation of coronary flow velocity reserve by gender, menstrual cycle and hormone replacement therapy.

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OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was twofold: 1) to examine the relationship between menstrual cycle and coronary flow velocity reserve (CFVR) in young healthy women, and 2) to evaluate the effect of hormone replacement therapy by estrogen on CFVR in postmenopausal women, using transthoracic color Doppler echocardiography (TTCDE). BACKGROUND Although… (More)

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@article{Hirata2001ModulationOC, title={Modulation of coronary flow velocity reserve by gender, menstrual cycle and hormone replacement therapy.}, author={K. Hirata and K. Shimada and Hiroki Watanabe and Toyoichi Muro and Minoru Yoshiyama and Kosei Takeuchi and Toshiya Hozumi and Jun Yoshikawa}, journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology}, year={2001}, volume={38 7}, pages={1879-84} }