Treatment of menopausal symptoms in family medicine settings following the Women's Health Initiative findings.

@article{Burg2006TreatmentOM,
  title={Treatment of menopausal symptoms in family medicine settings following the Women's Health Initiative findings.},
  author={Mary Ann Burg and Kathryn Fraser and Serena Gui and Kathryn R. Grant and Shae Graham Kosch and Barry Nierenberg and Oliver N Oyama and Heidi A Pomm and Kimberly T. Sibille and Timothy E Spruill and Virginia Swartz},
  journal={Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM},
  year={2006},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={122-31}
}
PURPOSE This study explores trends in treatment of menopausal symptoms and use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in family medicine settings subsequent to the release of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) findings. METHODS Anonymous self-administered questionnaires were distributed to family medicine residents and faculty from 8 participating family medicine residency programs in the state of Florida. The survey asked physicians how they typically treated common menopausal symptoms in… CONTINUE READING