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Hormone Therapy





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ISBN - 9781461462675
Autor(es) - Katherine Sherif
Editora - Springer
Ano de Edição - 2013
N º de Páginas - 127


Description

- The co-authors are an internist and renowned gynecologist who are leaders in their fields
- An interdisciplinary approach is implemented in the book, acknowledging that sex hormones affect more than reproductive organs and hot flushes for a deeper understanding of how hormones function
- Many tables, call-out boxes, and algorithms are provided

Hormone Therapy: A Clinical Handbook provides a comprehensive overview on hormone replacement therapy, with a range of key features that differentiate it from other titles on the topic. This concise, handy title presents an interdisciplinary approach to the subject, acknowledging that sex hormones affect more than reproductive organs and hot flushes for a deeper understanding of how hormones function. The authors provide a breadth and depth of practical prescribing experience, including many helpful tables and algorithms as well as directions for prescribing hormone therapy in the most effective and safest ways possible.  Targeted and easy to read, Hormone Therapy: A Clinical Handbook offers all clinicians the state-of-the-art information they need to prescribe hormone therapy and hormone replacement therapy.


Table of Contents


Section I. Managing Perimenopausal and Postmenopausal Symptoms with the New Menopausal HT
Chapter 1 - Definitions of Menopause and Biological Actions of Sex Steroids
Chapter 2 - Principles of Practice
Chapter 3 - Medical Association Guidelines, post--2002/Women’s Health Initiative Findings
Chapter 4 - Perimenopausal Symptoms: Hot Flushes and Night Sweats; Sleep Disturbances; Urogenital Discomfort; Sexual Libido Issues; Mood and Cognitive Changes    
Chapter 5 - Bio-identical Hormones: Compounded and Non-Compounded
                
Section II Prescription of HT 
Chapter 6 - Transdermal Estrogen as Preferred Prescription for Perimenopausal Symptom Relief, and the Role of Progesterone
Chapter 7 - The Significance of Hormone Routes of Administration 
Chapter 8 - Hormone Therapy: Individualizing Treatment Based Upon Perimenopausal Symptoms
Chapter 9 - FAQ: HT Prescription
 
Section III: Monitoring, Side Effects, Co-existing Conditions, and Ending Treatment
Chapter 10 - Hormone Therapy: Monitoring Effects and Side Effects 
Chapter 11 - Evaluation of Abnormal Menstrual Bleeding
Chapter 12 - FAQ: Ending HT
Chapter 13 - FAQ: HT and Other Conditions: Uterine Fibroids, Autoimmune Disease, Hypothyroidism and History of Breast Cancer
 
Section IV. The Medical and Cultural History of HT
Chapter 14 - History of HT Use: Controversies and Confusions
Chapter 15 - The 2002 Women’s Health Initiative Study (WHI): What Did It Prove or Disprove? Future Directions
 
Appendix: Reference Table of HT Brand Names

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