The Menopause and HRT - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780702026355

The Menopause and HRT

2nd Edition

Authors: Kathy Abernethy
Print ISBN: 9780702026355
Imprint: Bailièrre Tindall
Published Date: 23rd January 2002
Page Count: 209


This practical guide covers the full spectrum of issues relating to menopause, including short and intermediate term symptoms, long term consequences such as osteoporosis, and premature ovarian failure. It also offers complete coverage of both hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and non-hormonal management approaches. In its new 2nd edition, THE MENOPAUSE AND HRT features updated discussions of this highly topical subject, with new drug additions and an expanded focus on non-hormonal therapies.

Table of Contents

What is Menopause · Short- and Intermediate-Term Symptoms · Long-term Consequences of Oestrogen Deficiency · Premature Ovarian Failure · Women's Perspectives on Menopause · Principles of Hormone Replacement Therapy · Practical Aspects of Hormone Replacement Therapy · Non-Hormonal Management of the Menopause · Patient Support · Appendix - Resources · Index


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About the Author

Kathy Abernethy

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Nurse Specialist(Menopause), Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow, Middlesex, UK