Hormone replacement therapy update

Hormone replacement therapy update: This meta-analysis review article from Annals of Internal Medicine confirms what has been the standard recommendations on hormone replacement therapy (estrogen + progesterone or estrogen alone) since the Woman’s Health Initiative was published. Briefly, hormone replacement therapy should not be used for treatment or prevention of any chronic post menopausal conditions (cardiac, bone, cognition) but can be used for estrogen deficiency symptoms on an individualized basis after discussing risks and benefits. The article is attached…


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