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Evidence from randomised trials on the long-term effects of hormone replacement therapy.

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CONTEXT: Over the past few decades hormone replacement therapy (HRT) has been used increasingly by post-menopausal women in western countries. The need for objective data on long-term effects prompted the setting up of randomised trials to compare cancer and cardiovascular disease endpoints in HRT users and non-users. With the early termination of part of the Women's Health Initiative trial (JAMA 2002; 288: 321-33), it is timely to review the evidence from such studies. STARTING POINT: Four ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
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Volume:
360
Issue:
9337
Pages:
942-944
Publication date:
2002-09-01
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EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
Language:
English
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pubs:32214
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uuid:cd5b5330-9cc0-44ae-8953-ad77df67db1f
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pubs:32214
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32214
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2012-12-19

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