Vasomotor symptoms resulting from natural menopause: a systematic review and network meta‐analysis of treatment effects from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guideline on menopause

@article{Sarri2017VasomotorSR,
  title={Vasomotor symptoms resulting from natural menopause: a systematic review and network meta‐analysis of treatment effects from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guideline on menopause},
  author={Grammati Sarri and Henry C. Pedder and Sofia Dias and Y Guo and Marilyn Lumsden},
  journal={BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics \& Gynaecology},
  year={2017},
  volume={124},
  pages={1514 - 1523}
}
Vasomotor symptoms (VMSs) are the hallmarks of menopause, occurring in approximately 75% of postmenopausal women in the UK, and are severe in 25%. 

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