Christine L Hitchcock

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Oral micronized progesterone for vasomotor symptoms--a placebo-controlled randomized trial in healthy postmenopausal women
    Christine L Hitchcock
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research CeMCOR, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Menopause 19:886-93. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Evidence about extending the duration of oral contraceptive use to suppress menstruation
    Christine L Hitchcock
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Womens Health Issues 14:201-11. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Elements of the menstrual suppression debate
    Christine L Hitchcock
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research CeMCOR, Endocrinology Medicine, University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Health Care Women Int 29:702-19. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Progesterone for hot flush and night sweat treatment--effectiveness for severe vasomotor symptoms and lack of withdrawal rebound
    Jerilynn C Prior
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research, Endocrinology and Metabolism, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Gynecol Endocrinol 28:7-11. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The endocrinology of perimenopause: need for a paradigm shift
    Jerilynn C Prior
    Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, and Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research CeMCOR, University of British Columbia, and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, 2775 Laurel St, 4th Floor, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 1M9
    Front Biosci (Schol Ed) 3:474-86. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Detecting evidence of luteal activity by least-squares quantitative basal temperature analysis against urinary progesterone metabolites and the effect of wake-time variability
    Jennifer L Bedford
    Human Nutrition, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 146:76-80. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Cardiovascular and metabolic effects of medroxyprogesterone acetate versus conjugated equine estrogen after premenopausal hysterectomy with bilateral ovariectomy
    Shirin Kalyan
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1M9, Canada
    Pharmacotherapy 30:442-52. 2010
  8. pmc Progesterone therapy, endothelial function and cardiovascular risk factors: a 3-month randomized, placebo-controlled trial in healthy early postmenopausal women
    Jerilynn C Prior
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research CeMCOR, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e84698. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Medroxyprogesterone and conjugated oestrogen are equivalent for hot flushes: a 1-year randomized double-blind trial following premenopausal ovariectomy
    Jerilynn C Prior
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Clin Sci (Lond) 112:517-25. 2007

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Oral micronized progesterone for vasomotor symptoms--a placebo-controlled randomized trial in healthy postmenopausal women
    Christine L Hitchcock
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research CeMCOR, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Menopause 19:886-93. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare oral micronized progesterone (progesterone) with placebo as therapy for postmenopausal hot flushes and night sweats (vasomotor symptoms [VMS])...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evidence about extending the duration of oral contraceptive use to suppress menstruation
    Christine L Hitchcock
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Womens Health Issues 14:201-11. 2004
    ..In this review we consider the published evidence on the effectiveness, side effects, and risks of menstrual suppression with long OC...
  3. doi request reprint Elements of the menstrual suppression debate
    Christine L Hitchcock
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research CeMCOR, Endocrinology Medicine, University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Health Care Women Int 29:702-19. 2008
    ..I also address public consequences of the debate, including the possibility of inciting a pill scare, and increasing product awareness and off-label practice...
  4. ncbi request reprint Progesterone for hot flush and night sweat treatment--effectiveness for severe vasomotor symptoms and lack of withdrawal rebound
    Jerilynn C Prior
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research, Endocrinology and Metabolism, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Gynecol Endocrinol 28:7-11. 2012
    ..That progesterone may be used alone for severe VMS and unlike estrogen does not appear to cause a withdrawal rebound increases VMS treatment options...
  5. ncbi request reprint The endocrinology of perimenopause: need for a paradigm shift
    Jerilynn C Prior
    Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, and Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research CeMCOR, University of British Columbia, and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, 2775 Laurel St, 4th Floor, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 1M9
    Front Biosci (Schol Ed) 3:474-86. 2011
    ..Anti-Mullerian hormone levels may prove predictive. Finally, there is an urgent need to change perimenopause understandings, language and therapies used for midlife women's symptoms to reflect these hormonal changes...
  6. doi request reprint Detecting evidence of luteal activity by least-squares quantitative basal temperature analysis against urinary progesterone metabolites and the effect of wake-time variability
    Jennifer L Bedford
    Human Nutrition, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 146:76-80. 2009
    ..To assess computerised least-squares analysis of quantitative basal temperature (LS-BT) against urinary pregnanediol glucuronide (PdG) as an indirect measure of ovulation, and to evaluate the stability of LS-QBT to wake-time variation...
  7. doi request reprint Cardiovascular and metabolic effects of medroxyprogesterone acetate versus conjugated equine estrogen after premenopausal hysterectomy with bilateral ovariectomy
    Shirin Kalyan
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1M9, Canada
    Pharmacotherapy 30:442-52. 2010
    ..To compare the cardiovascular and metabolic effects of medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA) with those of conjugated equine estrogen (CEE) as single-hormone therapies in women who underwent hysterectomy with bilateral ovariectomy...
  8. pmc Progesterone therapy, endothelial function and cardiovascular risk factors: a 3-month randomized, placebo-controlled trial in healthy early postmenopausal women
    Jerilynn C Prior
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research CeMCOR, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e84698. 2014
    ..We compared the effects of progesterone to placebo on endothelial function, weight, blood pressure, metabolism, lipids, inflammation and coagulation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Medroxyprogesterone and conjugated oestrogen are equivalent for hot flushes: a 1-year randomized double-blind trial following premenopausal ovariectomy
    Jerilynn C Prior
    Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Clin Sci (Lond) 112:517-25. 2007
    ..001). In conclusion, this analysis demonstrates that MPA and CEE are equivalent and effective in the control of the number of hot flushes/night sweats immediately following premenopausal ovariectomy...