The effect of hormone replacement therapy on appendicular lean tissue mass in early postmenopausal women.

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OBJECTIVE The impact of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) on skeletal muscle mass is still a controversial issue in women's health. Some authors hypothesize anabolic effects, others catabolic. These hypotheses, however, await confirmation by longitudinal observations based on more direct measurements of muscle mass. The aim of the present preliminary study… (More)

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@article{Tank2002TheEO, title={The effect of hormone replacement therapy on appendicular lean tissue mass in early postmenopausal women.}, author={L{\'a}szl{\'o} B. Tank{\'o} and Lusine Movsesyan and Ole Lander Svendsen and Claus Christiansen}, journal={Menopause}, year={2002}, volume={9 2}, pages={117-21} }