L R Simkin-Silverman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of cardiovascular risk factor changes among middle-aged women in a lifestyle intervention trial
    L R Simkin-Silverman
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Womens Health 4:255-71. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy use and menopausal symptoms among women participating in a behavioral lifestyle intervention
    M 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
  3. ncbi request reprint 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
  4. ncbi request reprint Women's Healthy Lifestyle Project: A randomized clinical trial: results at 54 months
    L H Kuller
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Epidemiology, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Circulation 103:32-7. 2001

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of cardiovascular risk factor changes among middle-aged women in a lifestyle intervention trial
    L 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy use and menopausal symptoms among women participating in a behavioral lifestyle intervention
    M 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint Women's Healthy Lifestyle Project: A randomized clinical trial: results at 54 months
    L 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...