Total estrogen time and obstructive coronary disease in women: insights from the NHLBI-sponsored Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE).

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OBJECTIVE It has been suggested that both endogenous reproductive hormones and hormone therapy may play a protective role against coronary artery disease (CAD). However, recent clinical trials have failed to demonstrate the benefit of a variety of forms of hormone therapy. The observational data on the role of endogenous reproductive hormones, using… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/jwh.2008.1063

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@article{Merz2009TotalET, title={Total estrogen time and obstructive coronary disease in women: insights from the NHLBI-sponsored Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE).}, author={C. Noel Bairey Merz and Bruce D. Johnson and Sarah L. Berga and Glenn D Braunstein and Ricardo Azziz and Yuching Yang and Steven E. Reis and Vera A. Bittner and Thomas Hodgson and Carl J Pepine and Barry L. Sharaf and George Sopko and Sheryl F. Kelsey}, journal={Journal of women's health}, year={2009}, volume={18 9}, pages={1315-22} }