L R Simkin-Silverman
Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Maintenance of cardiovascular risk factor changes among middle-aged women in a lifestyle intervention trialL R Simkin-Silverman
Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Womens Health 4:255-71. 1998..Eighty percent of intervention participants compared to 45% of controls were at or under baseline weight at 18 months, suggesting that promoting modest weight loss may be an effective approach to preventing weight gain in these women...
- Hormone replacement therapy use and menopausal symptoms among women participating in a behavioral lifestyle interventionM A Boraz
Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Prev Med 33:108-14. 2001..The purpose of this study was to examine the choice to take HRT while participating in a lifestyle intervention to reduce cardiovascular risk through the menopause...
- Weight gain during menopause. Is it inevitable or can it be prevented?L R Simkin-Silverman
Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Postgrad Med 108:47-50, 53-6. 2000..Given the prevalence and chronic course of obesity, weight gain prevention should be recognized as an important health goal for women before they approach menopause...
- Women's Healthy Lifestyle Project: A randomized clinical trial: results at 54 monthsL H Kuller
University of Pittsburgh, Department of Epidemiology, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Circulation 103:32-7. 2001..The difference in LDL cholesterol between the assessment and intervention groups was most pronounced among postmenopausal women and occurred among hormone users and nonusers...