Estrogens and Progestogens in Clinical Practice

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Ian S. Fraser, Robert P. S. Jansen, Rogerio A. Lobo, Malcolm I. Whitehead
Churchill Livingstone, 1998 - Medical - 909 pages
This book provides a comprehensive approach to an understanding of all clinical conditions where estrogens and progestogens are involved. It encompasses the underlying science of chemistry, physiology, biochemistry and pharmacology. There is a broad but detailed perspective on the clinical use of estrogens and progestogens in therapy, contraception and hormone replacement therapy. An international line up of contributors provide an up-to-date world view on this subject.

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Vascular effects of estrogen and SECTION
Historical overview of estrogens
Drug regulatory testing

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About the author (1998)

Dr. Lobo, formerly Rappleye Professor and Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Director of the Center for Reproductive Sciences, Columbia University, has done extensive research in various areas of reproductive endocrinology and infertility including estrogen metabolism and menopause. Dr. Lobo has a primary interest in hyperandrogenic disorders and polycystic ovary syndrome. He frequently serves as editor for peer-review journals and has authored over 300 articles and 16 books.

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