Although numbers of HIV-infected postmenopausal women are increasing and postmenopausal women are at highest risk for osteoporotic fractures, few studies have evaluated skeletal status in this group.
What does PW stand for?
PW stands for Postmenopausal Women (biology)
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Salivary Testosterone Testing in Postmenopausal Women Receiving Testosterone Treatment Fifty-six women were given either a 300 mcg transdermal testosterone patch or placebo twice weekly for the treatment of hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) in a double-blind, parallel group, placebo-controlled study.
Soy intake and blood cholesterol concentrations: a cross-sectional study of 1033 pre- and postmenopausal women in the Oxford arm of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition.
In hard numbers, 10,000 postmenopausal women using Premarin + Provera for five years, compared to 10,000 non-treated postmenopausal women, will have six fewer cases of colorectal cancer, five fewer hip fractures, but eight more cases of breast cancer, eight more strokes, seven more heart attacks, and eighteen more blood clots.
Nutraceutical: Glucosamine sulfate Indication: Knee osteoarthritis (OA) in postmenopausal women Source: Menopause, 2004;11(2):138-143.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Postmenopausal women with osteoporosis are at increased risk of cardiovascular disease, and those with cardiovascular disease are at increased risk of osteoporosis, Dr.