Tag Archives: Hormone Therapy (HT)

Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses on Epidemiological Studies, Risk Factors and Prevention

Some of the following articles may (depending on local circumstances) be available freely where indicated below. Access to the full-text of the other articles will require a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment. The Bibliographic Citations Henderson, VW. … Continue reading

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Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses on Pharmacological Treatments

Some of the following articles may be available freely where indicated (depending on local circumstances). Access to the full-text of the other articles will require a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment. The Bibliographic Citations Henderson, VW. (2014). … Continue reading

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Early Menopause and Cognitive Decline (NHS Choices / BJOG)

Summary French research into the impact of a premature menopause (≤40 years) on cognitive function in later life indicates that premature surgical menopause and premature ovarian failure are associated with long-term negative effects on cognitive function. These effects are not … Continue reading

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Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses on Epidemiological Studies, Risk Factors and Prevention

Some of the following articles are available freely. Access to the full-text of the other articles requires a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment. The Bibliographic Citations Bliwise, DL. (2013). Alzheimer’s Disease, sleep apnea, and positive pressure therapy. … Continue reading

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Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses: Epidemiological Studies, Risk Factors and Prevention

Some of the following articles are available freely, but a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or one-off payment may be needed for access to the full-text of the other articles. The Bibliographic Citations da Silva, J. Goncalves-Pereira, M. Xavier, … Continue reading

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Systematic Review of Treatments to Prevent Cognitive Decline (CMAJ: Journal of the Canadian Medical Association)

Summary This systematic review examined the best 32 randomised controlled trials (RCTs) investigating treatments for cognitive decline, including drug treatments, hormone therapies, nutritional supplements, physical activity and cognitive exercises. The authors looked comprehensively at pharmacological treatments and non-pharmacological treatments in healthy … Continue reading

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Hormone Replacement Therapy and Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease (Neurology)

Summary A study by US researchers, and published in the Neurology journal, has linked hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in women to both an increased and a decreased risk of Alzheimer’s Disease, depending on the type of hormones used and the timing … Continue reading

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