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Oestrogen: brain ageing, cognition and neuropsychiatric disorder.

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The effects of oestrogen on brain ageing, cognition and neuropsychiatric disorder are an important public health issue, which, despite intensive research, has yet to be resolved. Evidence from basic science demonstrates that oestrogen has multiple protective effects on neurons and neurotransmitter systems. However, the evidence for oestrogen having a clinical role in the treatment and prevention of neuropsychiatric disorders is not well established. Here we review research into the effects of...

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10.1258/1362180042003857

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Author
Journal:
journal of the British Menopause Society More from this journal
Volume:
10
Issue:
3
Pages:
118-122
Publication date:
2004-09-01
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EISSN:
1754-0461
ISSN:
1362-1807
Language:
English
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pubs:139512
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uuid:1d050d90-755c-4dc4-b658-14673c7a4078
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pubs:139512
Source identifiers:
139512
Deposit date:
2012-12-20

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