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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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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Objective To investigate the long term effect of hormone replacement therapy on cardiovascular outcomes in recently… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
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  • The Lancet
  • 2007
  • Corpus ID: 31890465
BACKGROUND Ovarian cancer is the fourth most common cancer in women in the UK, with about 6700 developing the malignancy and 4600… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Context High breast density increases breast cancer risk and the difficulty of reading mammograms. Breast density decreases with… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
We often want to compare two estimates of the same quantity derived from separate analyses. Thus we might want to compare the… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
CONTEXT Although postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is widely used in the United States, new evidence about its… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Previous studies have shown a sex-specific increased risk of Alzheimer disease (AD) in women older than 80 years. Basic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy (HRT) has been shown to elevate C-reactive protein (CRP) levels. Several… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) given as unopposed estrogen replacement therapy (ERT) gained widespread popularity… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND The association between current use of oral contraceptives and increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) has been… Expand