The effects of 3-week estrogen hormone replacement on cognition in elderly healthy females

@article{Duka2000TheEO,
  title={The effects of 3-week estrogen hormone replacement on cognition in elderly healthy females},
  author={Theodora Duka and Roy Tasker and John F. McGowan},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={2000},
  volume={149},
  pages={129-139}
}
Rationale: Estrogen concentrations decline with age and menopause is often followed by an acceleration of the age effects on cognition. It is suggested that replacement of estrogen would reinstate, at least in part, cognitive abilities. Effects of estrogens on memory have been reported in studies with women in a clinical setting who either needed or wished to have the estrogen replacement and are mostly in the perimenopausal age-band. Objective: The present study investigated the effects of… CONTINUE READING