Farook Al-Azzawi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Leicester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Continuous combined hormone replacement therapy compared with tibolone
    F Al-Azzawi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Leicester, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 93:258-64. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in extracellular matrix proteins in the cardinal ligaments of post-menopausal women with or without prolapse: a computerized immunohistomorphometric analysis
    Ayman A A Ewies
    Leicester and Warwick Medical School, UK
    Hum Reprod 18:2189-95. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Quantitative histomorphometric analysis of gonadal steroid receptor distribution in the normal human endometrium through the menstrual cycle
    Anthony H Taylor
    Gynaecology Research Unit, Reproductive Sciences Section, Department of Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Histochem Cell Biol 123:463-74. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Changes in gonadal steroid receptors in the cardinal ligaments of prolapsed uteri: immunohistomorphometric data
    Ayman A A Ewies
    Leicester and Warwick Medical School, UK
    Hum Reprod 19:1622-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in postmenopausal women treated with a vaginal ring delivering systemic doses of estradiol acetate
    Farook Al-Azzawi
    Gynecology Research Unit, Department of Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Menopause 12:331-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The turbulent seas of women's health--who is the beneficiary?
    Farook Al-Azzawi
    Department of Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine, University of Leicester, Leicester LE2 7LX, UK
    Maturitas 48:5-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Tamoxifen DNA damage detected in human endometrium using accelerator mass spectrometry
    Elizabeth A Martin
    Cancer Biomarkers and Prevention Group, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Cancer Res 63:8461-5. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Climacteric medicine: European Menopause and Andropause Society (EMAS) 2004/2005 position statements on peri- and postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy
    Sven O Skouby
    Frederiksberg Hospital, Department of Ob Gyn, 2000 Copenhagen F, Denmark
    Maturitas 51:8-14. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of a novel vaginal ring delivering oestradiol acetate on climacteric symptoms in postmenopausal women
    Helen Buckler
    Department of Endocrinology, University of Manchester and Hope Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford M6 8HD, UK
    BJOG 110:753-9. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Changes in transcription profile and cytoskeleton morphology in pelvic ligament fibroblasts in response to stretch: the effects of estradiol and levormeloxifene
    Ayman A A Ewies
    Department of Gynaecology, The Ipswich Hospital, Ipswich, UK
    Mol Hum Reprod 14:127-35. 2008

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Continuous combined hormone replacement therapy compared with tibolone
    F Al-Azzawi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Leicester, United Kingdom
    Obstet Gynecol 93:258-64. 1999
    ..5 mg/day...
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in extracellular matrix proteins in the cardinal ligaments of post-menopausal women with or without prolapse: a computerized immunohistomorphometric analysis
    Ayman A A Ewies
    Leicester and Warwick Medical School, UK
    Hum Reprod 18:2189-95. 2003
    ..The precise mechanism of uterine prolapse is poorly understood. There is evidence to suggest that abnormalities of connective tissue structure or its repair mechanism may predispose women to prolapse. METHODS and..
  3. ncbi request reprint Quantitative histomorphometric analysis of gonadal steroid receptor distribution in the normal human endometrium through the menstrual cycle
    Anthony H Taylor
    Gynaecology Research Unit, Reproductive Sciences Section, Department of Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Histochem Cell Biol 123:463-74. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Changes in gonadal steroid receptors in the cardinal ligaments of prolapsed uteri: immunohistomorphometric data
    Ayman A A Ewies
    Leicester and Warwick Medical School, UK
    Hum Reprod 19:1622-8. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in postmenopausal women treated with a vaginal ring delivering systemic doses of estradiol acetate
    Farook Al-Azzawi
    Gynecology Research Unit, Department of Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Menopause 12:331-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effect on bone mineral density of vaginal rings delivering estradiol acetate at two systemic doses versus a locally active vaginal ring in healthy postmenopausal women...
  6. ncbi request reprint The turbulent seas of women's health--who is the beneficiary?
    Farook Al-Azzawi
    Department of Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine, University of Leicester, Leicester LE2 7LX, UK
    Maturitas 48:5-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Tamoxifen DNA damage detected in human endometrium using accelerator mass spectrometry
    Elizabeth A Martin
    Cancer Biomarkers and Prevention Group, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Cancer Res 63:8461-5. 2003
    ..Our findings support the hypothesis that the low level of DNA adducts in human uterus is unlikely to be involved with endometrial cancer development...
  8. ncbi request reprint Climacteric medicine: European Menopause and Andropause Society (EMAS) 2004/2005 position statements on peri- and postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy
    Sven O Skouby
    Frederiksberg Hospital, Department of Ob Gyn, 2000 Copenhagen F, Denmark
    Maturitas 51:8-14. 2005
    ..In contrast, urogenital symptoms may be addressed efficiently and safely with long-term local estrogen therapy...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of a novel vaginal ring delivering oestradiol acetate on climacteric symptoms in postmenopausal women
    Helen Buckler
    Department of Endocrinology, University of Manchester and Hope Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford M6 8HD, UK
    BJOG 110:753-9. 2003
    ..Evaluate the efficacy and acceptability of a novel vaginal ring delivering oestradiol acetate (Menoring) versus oral oestradiol for relief of climacteric symptoms in postmenopausal women...
  10. doi request reprint Changes in transcription profile and cytoskeleton morphology in pelvic ligament fibroblasts in response to stretch: the effects of estradiol and levormeloxifene
    Ayman A A Ewies
    Department of Gynaecology, The Ipswich Hospital, Ipswich, UK
    Mol Hum Reprod 14:127-35. 2008
    ..Mechanical stretch and/or levormeloxifene disturb the fibroblasts ability to maintain the cytoskeleton architecture and we speculate that they may disrupt ligamentous integrity and result in clinical prolapse...
  11. doi request reprint Breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women using testosterone in combination with hormone replacement therapy
    Johannes Bitzer
    University Women s Hospital Basel, Department of Gynecological Social Medicine and Psychosomatic, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Maturitas 59:209-18. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to review the available clinical data on the impact of exogenous testosterone containing postmenopausal hormone therapy on breast cancer risk...