Type of menopause, patterns of hormone therapy use, and hot flashes.

@article{Gallicchio2006TypeOM,
  title={Type of menopause, patterns of hormone therapy use, and hot flashes.},
  author={Lisa M Gallicchio and Maura K. Whiteman and Dragana Tomi{\'c} and Kimberly P Miller and Patricia W Langenberg and Jodi Anne Flaws},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2006},
  volume={85 5},
  pages={1432-40}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the associations between the type of menopause (natural, hysterectomy with ovarian conservation, and hysterectomy with bilateral oophorectomy) and the experiencing of hot flashes while accounting for different patterns of hormone therapy (HT) use among the menopausal groups. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. SETTING Women who reported their history of hot flashes and HT use through a mailed survey. PATIENT(S) Postmenopausal women ages 40-60 years residing in the Baltimore… CONTINUE READING