Hormone replacement therapy

Known as: Menopausal hormone therapy, hormones replacement, hormone replacement therapy (HRT) 
Treatment with estrogens or estrogen/progesterone after menopause or ovariectomy to prevent pathological effects of decreased estrogen production.
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1953-2018
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Postmenopausal women who use hormone-replacement therapy (HRT) containing oestrogen alone are at increased risk of… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The relationships among breast density, age, and use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in breast cancer detection… (More)
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2002
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2002
CONTEXT The association between menopausal hormone replacement therapy and ovarian cancer is unclear. OBJECTIVE To determine… (More)
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2002
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2002
CONTEXT Previous studies have shown a sex-specific increased risk of Alzheimer disease (AD) in women older than 80 years. Basic… (More)
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2002
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2002
CONTEXT Postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy (HRT) has been shown to elevate C-reactive protein (CRP) levels. Several… (More)
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2001
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2001
CONTEXT Postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy (HRT) use is common in the United States. Some research suggests that estrogen… (More)
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2000
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2000
CONTEXT Whether menopausal hormone replacement therapy using a combined estrogen-progestin regimen increases risk of breast… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Background: A positive relationship has generally been observed between plasma estrogen levels and breast cancer risk in… (More)
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1997
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1997
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BACKGROUND The Collaborative Group on Hormonal Factors in Breast Cancer has brought together and reanalysed about 90% of the… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND The association between current use of oral contraceptives and increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) has been… (More)
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