Focusing on Women's Health from Puberty to Menopause.

HRT in the balance: weighing the risks and benefits

Publication date: Tuesday, 30 August 2011
Contributor(s): Dr Julie Ayres

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) remains the gold-standard treatment for menopausal symptoms, but it has been suggested that its risks outweigh its benefits. Subsequent careful analysis of the evidence has, however, led to a more balanced consensus to help GPs and practice nurses advise women about their choices.
Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 2 Number 1 April-May-June 2010
Print edition page(s): 85-87
Contributor(s): Dr Julie Ayres

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