The rise and fall of menopausal hormone therapy.

Authors: Barrett-Connor E, Grady D, Stefanik ML.

Publication Year: 2005

Citation: Annu Rev Public Health 2005; 26:115-40.

This important review by leading epidemiologists looks at the results of major clinical trials of hormone therapy and suggests that any long term benefits of estrogen therapy for the prevention of fractures could be achieved with much lower doses of estrogen.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15760283