Rebekah Wang-Cheng, Joan M. Neuner, Vanessa M. Barnabei
ACP Press, 2007 - Health & Fitness - 212 pages
Menopause is a comprehensive resource for the care and treatment of menopausal and postmenopausal women. Explores menopause from a number of different perspectives and familiarizes clinicians with the medical issues associated with menopause, including physiology, symptomatology, risk factors, the medical evaluation, and hormone therapy and other medical treatments. ? Addresses the major symptoms experienced by the menopausal woman like hot flashes, genitourinary difficulties, sexual concerns, mood and memory issues and their management. ? Focuses on disease prevention educating women on cardiovascular disease, preservation of bone density, meeting nutritional needs, and cancer screening. ? Discusses Hormone therapy'its risks and benefits as well as prescribing method.
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