Chapter

Menopause

Edited by Sunanda Gupta, Debra Holloway and Ali Kubba

in Oxford Handbook of Women's Health Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2009 | ISBN: 9780199239627
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598007 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199239627.003.09

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Menopause

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Menopause: overview - Symptoms of the menopause - Investigations - Treatments: HRT and alternatives - Types of therapy - Treatment: modes of delivery - Practical prescribing - HRT: side-effects - HRT: risks - Non-hormonal and alternative menopause therapies - Abnormal bleeding at the menopause - Sexual dysfunction at the menopause - Osteoporosis - Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

Chapter.  6218 words. 

Subjects: Gynaecology

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