Genomes and Genes
Summary: The transitional period before and after MENOPAUSE. Perimenopausal symptoms are associated with irregular MENSTRUAL CYCLE and widely fluctuated hormone levels. They may appear 6 years before menopause and subside 2 to 5 years after menopause.
Publications234 found, 100 shown here
- Clinical study comparing the effects of sequential hormone replacement therapy with oestradiol/dydrogesterone and conjugated equine oestrogen/norgestrel on lipids and symptomsDiana Cieraad
Solvay Pharmaceuticals BV, Weesp, The Netherlands
Arch Gynecol Obstet 274:74-80. 2006..A clinical study comparing the effects of sequential hormone replacement therapy with oestradiol/dydrogesterone and conjugated equine oestrogen/norgestrel on lipids and symptoms...
- Attribution of menopause symptoms in human immunodeficiency virus-infected or at-risk drug-using womenTonya M Johnson
Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
Menopause 15:551-7. 2008..To examine the relationship of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and attribution of menopausal symptoms...
- Cognition in perimenopause: the effect of transition stageMIRIAM T WEBER
Department of Neurology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Menopause 20:511-7. 2013..stages of reproductive aging and to evaluate whether hormones or menopausal symptoms predict cognition in perimenopause. We hypothesized that women in late menopausal transition and early postmenopause would perform more poorly ..
- Perimenopause and depression: strength of association, causal mechanisms and treatment recommendationsM Elizabeth Gyllstrom
Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 21:275-92. 2007b>Perimenopause represents a significant transition in a woman's life...
- Cycle and hormone changes during perimenopause: the key role of ovarian functionHenry G Burger
Prince Henry s Institute of Medical Research, Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
Menopause 15:603-12. 2008..There is no specific endocrine marker of the early or late transition, making measurements of FSH or E2 unreliable in attempting to stage an individual with regard to approaching menopause...
- The perimenopause and sexual functioningNancy E Avis
Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 38:587-94. 2011..article covers cross-sectional and longitudinal community-based research on sexual functioning during the perimenopause. .The.article addresses the relative contributions of perimenopause and other.factors (e.g...
- Characterization of cyclicity and hormonal profile with impending ovarian failure in a novel chemical-induced mouse model of perimenopauseJessica C Lohff
The Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
Comp Med 55:523-7. 2005..The period between loss of these follicles and ovarian failure is analogous to perimenopause in women...
- Symptoms during the perimenopause: prevalence, severity, trajectory, and significance in women's livesNancy Fugate Woods
Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7260, USA
Am J Med 118:14-24. 2005..the menopausal transition that address the following questions: (1) Which symptoms do women report during the perimenopause, and how prevalent are these symptoms as women traverse the menopausal transition? (2) How severe are symptoms ..
- Perimenopause and cognitionGail A Greendale
Division of Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 38:519-35. 2011The impact of perimenopause on cognition seems to be characterized by an absence of improved scores rather than a decline...
- Sex hormones and mood in the perimenopausePeter J Schmidt
Behavioral Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1179:70-85. 2009..Thus, although depression is not a uniform accompaniment of the menopause transition, in some women, age-related changes in ovarian estrogen production may alter central nervous system function and predispose them to develop depression...
- Longitudinal analysis of the association between vasomotor symptoms and race/ethnicity across the menopausal transition: study of women's health across the nationEllen B Gold
Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Am J Public Health 96:1226-35. 2006..We also sought to determine whether racial/ethnic differences were explained by sociodemographic, health, or lifestyle factors...
- Self-reported anxiety, depressive, and vasomotor symptoms: a study of perimenopausal women presenting to a specialized midlife assessment centerAndreea L Seritan
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
Menopause 17:410-5. 2010..The aim of this study was to examine the association of vasomotor symptoms (VMS) with anxiety and/or depressive symptoms in perimenopausal women...
- Understanding the pathophysiology of vasomotor symptoms (hot flushes and night sweats) that occur in perimenopause, menopause, and postmenopause life stagesD C Deecher
Women s Health Research, Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Collegeville, PA 19426, USA
Arch Womens Ment Health 10:247-57. 2007..This review considers the processes and pathways involved in normal temperature regulation and the impact of fluctuating and declining hormones that result in VMS during the menopausal transition...
- Associations of hormones and menopausal status with depressed mood in women with no history of depressionEllen W Freeman
Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:375-82. 2006..Whether depressed mood reported in the transition to menopause by women with no history of depression is associated with menopausal status and changes in reproductive hormones is controversial and lacks scientific information...
- Relation of daily urinary hormone patterns to vasomotor symptoms in a racially/ethnically diverse sample of midlife women: study of women's health across the nationEllen B Gold
Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Reprod Sci 14:786-97. 2007..ovulatory activity according to the work of Kassam et al, VMS are significantly associated with obesity, early perimenopause, and increasing PdG levels...
- Endogenous hormones and bone turnover markers in pre- and perimenopausal women: SWANM R Sowers
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Osteoporos Int 14:191-7. 2003..In these pre- and early perimenopausal women, higher FSH concentrations, but not other serum reproductive hormone concentrations, are positively associated with greater bone turnover prior to the last menstrual period...
- Eszopiclone in patients with insomnia during perimenopause and early postmenopause: a randomized controlled trialClaudio N Soares
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Obstet Gynecol 108:1402-10. 2006..To evaluate eszopiclone 3 mg for treatment of insomnia in perimenopausal and early postmenopausal women, as well as the impact of insomnia treatment on mood, menopause-related symptoms, and quality of life...
- Detection of perimenopause or postmenopause human chorionic gonadotropin: an unnecessary source of alarmLaurence A Cole
USA hCG Reference Service, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico Albuquerque, NM, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:275.e1-7. 2008..We describe the problem and a concise approach to this management dilemma in menopausal women...
- Symptom clusters during the late menopausal transition stage: observations from the Seattle Midlife Women's Health StudyLori Cray
Department of Family and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98016, USA
Menopause 17:972-7. 2010..The aims of this study were to identify groups of women in the late menopausal transition stage who experienced the same cluster of symptoms and to identify indicators that predicted membership in these distinct groups...
- Training or EPT in perimenopause on balance and flushesIngrid Bergström
Center for Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Karolinska Institutet at Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:467-72. 2007..The study period was 18 months. Postural stability was measured every third month using a custom-made force platform. The women using EPT achieved better results in 3 of 6 parameters, after 18 months...
- Perimenopause: more than hot flushes and night sweats for some Australian womenCarol McVeigh
Massey University, Wellington Campus, Private Box 756, Wellington New Zealand
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 34:21-7. 2005..To identify the most common perimenopausal symptoms experienced by a group of Australian women and explore the extent to which those symptoms were distressing...
- Effect of duration of dosing on onset of ovarian failure in a chemical-induced mouse model of perimenopauseJessica C Lohff
Department of Physiology, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
Menopause 13:482-8. 2006..As a result, the animal undergoes ovarian failure, but retains residual ovarian tissue. The purpose of this study was to use a mouse model to regulate the induction of a period analogous to perimenopause in women.
- Association of serum undercarboxylated osteocalcin with serum estradiol in pre-, peri- and early post-menopausal womenT Yasui
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of Tokushima, Tokushima 770 8503, Japan
J Endocrinol Invest 29:913-8. 2006....
- Relation between homocysteine and biochemical bone turnover markers and bone mineral density in peri- and post-menopausal womenMarkus Herrmann
Abteilung für Klinische Chemie und Laboratoriumsmedizin Zentrallabor, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
Clin Chem Lab Med 43:1118-23. 2005..Therefore, it is tempting to speculate that Hcy adversely affects bone metabolism. This study aimed to analyze the relation between Hcy and biochemical markers of bone metabolism and bone mineral density (BMD)...
- [Guidelines for hormone treatment of women in the menopausal transition and beyond: position statement by the Executive Committee of the International Menopause Society]F Naftolin
Lijec Vjesn 127:94-6. 2005
- Parameters of bladder function in pre-, peri-, and postmenopausal continent women without detrusor overactivityMathias H D Pfisterer
Bethanien Krankenhaus Geriatrisches Zentrum Kontinenzberatungsstelle, Rohrbacherstrasse 149, Heidelberg, Germany
Neurourol Urodyn 26:356-61. 2007..To determine normative data for lower urinary tract function in asymptomatic continent women without detrusor overactivity (DO) across the age span...
- A tale of two studies: the importance of setting, subjects and context in two randomized, controlled trials of a web-based decision support for perimenopausal and postmenopausal health decisionsBarry G Saver
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Benedict Building, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
Patient Educ Couns 66:211-22. 2007..Web-based decision supports can be rapidly updated and have the potential to improve the quality of patients' decisions. We developed and tested a web-based decision support for peri- and postmenopausal health decisionmaking...
- Physical activity and risk of hot flashes among women in midlifeBrian W Whitcomb
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:124-33. 2007....
- Estrogens and cerebrovascular stroke: what do animal models teach us?Phyllis M Wise
Department of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior, Division of Biological Sciences, One Shields Ave, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1052:225-32. 2005..We will review data, predominantly from our laboratory, gathered over the past six years that lead us to this conclusion...
- Genotypes of vitamin D and estrogen receptors in pre and perimenopausal women from Cordoba, ArgentinaMaria Ulla
Centro de Endocrinología, Osteologia y Metabolismo, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina
Medicina (B Aires) 67:32-8. 2007....
- High bone mineral density among perimenopausal womenJanne Pesonen
Bone and Cartilage Research Unit, Clinical Research Center, University of Kuopio, P O Box 1627, 70211, Kuopio, Finland
Osteoporos Int 16:1899-906. 2005..We suggest that the fracture risk is low in these women, and thus they are neither primary candidates for BMD screening nor for osteoporosis medication...
- [Bone metabolism, bone density and estrogen levels in perimenopause: a prospective 2-year-study]V Seifert-Klauss
Frauenklinik und Poliklinik der TU München
Zentralbl Gynakol 127:132-9. 2005..Bone metabolism markers were highest in the postmenopausal group. Perimenopause was associated with a gradual rise in OC, PYD and CTX...
- Association of serum cytokine concentrations with psychological symptoms in midlife womenToshiyuki Yasui
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Course of Human Development, Human Development and Health Science, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, Kuramoto, Tokushima, Japan
J Reprod Immunol 75:56-62. 2007..The purpose of the present study was to clarify the association of serum cytokine concentrations, determined using a multiplexed cytokine assay, with psychological symptoms in midlife women...
- Influence of pattern of menopausal transition on the amount of trabecular bone loss. Results from a 6-year prospective longitudinal studyV Seifert-Klauss
Frauenklinik und Poliklinik, Technische Universitat Munchen, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Ismaninger Str 22, 81675 Munchen, Germany
Maturitas 55:317-24. 2006..This study sought to characterize the dynamics of changes leading to postmenopausal osteopenia and to possibly find the time point at which accelerated bone loss begins...
- Climacteric medicine: European Menopause and Andropause Society (EMAS) 2004/2005 position statements on peri- and postmenopausal hormone replacement therapySven 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...
- Severe hot flashes are associated with chronic insomniaMaurice M Ohayon
Stanford Sleep Epidemiology Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 3430 W Bayshore Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA
Arch Intern Med 166:1262-8. 2006....
- Effects of melatonin in perimenopausal and menopausal women: our personal experienceG Bellipanni
Menopause Center, Madonna della Grazie Health Institute, Via Salvo D Acquisto 67, 00049 Velletri Rome, Italy
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1057:393-402. 2005..and that a relationship exists between adenohypophyseal and steroid hormones and MEL during the ovarian cycle, perimenopause, and menopause. Subjects took a daily dose of 3 mg synthetic melatonin or a placebo for 6 months...
- Effect of oral contraceptives and hormone replacement therapy on bone mineral density in premenopausal and perimenopausal women: a systematic reviewS L Liu
Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Br J Sports Med 40:11-24. 2006..The ideal formulation(s) and duration of treatment remain to be determined by further longitudinal and prospective randomised controlled trials in larger subject populations...
- Estrogen therapy selectively enhances prefrontal cognitive processes: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study with functional magnetic resonance imaging in perimenopausal and recently postmenopausal womenHadine Joffe
Women s Center for Behavioral Endocrinology, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Menopause 13:411-22. 2006....
- Acupuncture for hot flashes: a randomized, sham-controlled clinical studyAnn Vincent
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Menopause 14:45-52. 2007....
- Menstrual cycle lengths and bone mineral density: a cross-sectional, population-based study in rural Chinese women ages 30-49 yearsF Ouyang
The Mary Ann and J Milburn Smith Child Health Research Program, Children s Memorial Hospital and Children s Memorial Research Center, Chicago, IL, USA
Osteoporos Int 18:221-33. 2007..The menstrual cycle involves periodic fluctuations in estrogen and progesterone levels. Longer cycles have been associated with longer follicular phase, delayed estrogen peak and a lower mean oestradiol level of the entire cycle...
- Serum follicle stimulating hormone and estradiol in peri/postmenopausal women attending Siriraj Menopause Clinic: a retrospective studySurasak Angsuwathana
Gynecologic Endocrinology Unit, Division of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 89:1101-8. 2006..To determine serum levels of Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH) and Estradiol (E) in peri/postmenopausal women attending the menopause clinic...
- Association of interleukin-8 with hot flashes in premenopausal, perimenopausal, and postmenopausal women and bilateral oophorectomized womenToshiyuki Yasui
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima 770 8503, Japan
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:4805-8. 2006..The purpose of this study was to identify serum cytokine concentrations in premenopausal, perimenopausal, and postmenopausal women and bilateral oophorectomized women with hot flashes...
- Escitalopram versus ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone acetate for symptomatic peri- and postmenopausal women: impact on depression, vasomotor symptoms, sleep, and quality of lifeClaudio N Soares
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Menopause 13:780-6. 2006..To examine the efficacy and tolerability of escitalopram (ESCIT) compared to estrogen and progestogen therapy (EPT) for the treatment of symptomatic peri- and postmenopausal women...
- Sexual dysfunction in the peri- and postmenopause. Status of incidence, pharmacological treatment and possible risks. A secondary publicationNina Gregersen
Department of Urology, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
Dan Med Bull 53:349-53. 2006..There are only a limited number of well-conducted population surveys on the prevalence of FSD. Further, relatively few randomized, controlled trials of pharmacological treatment of FSD have been carried out...
- What is the influence of weight change on forearm bone mineral density in peri- and postmenopausal women? The health study of Nord-Trondelag, NorwaySiri Forsmo
Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Am J Epidemiol 164:890-7. 2006..No independent association between weight gain and forearm BMD was found...
- [Caring for women during perimenopause in the practice]M J Beckermann
Frauenärztliche Gemeinschaftspraxis, Koln
Ther Umsch 62:813-20. 2005..Alternative and complementary medical treatments must prove they are more effective than placebo especially, in particular as long as the risks are insufficiently evaluated...
- [Menopause - facts and controversies]Tomasz Pertynski
Department of Gynecology and Menopausal Diseases, Polish Mother Memorial Hospital, Research Institute, Lodz, Poland
Endokrynol Pol 57:525-34. 2006..This article is focused also on some controversial topics concerning the HT action on breast, coronary system and brain...
- Steroid sulfatase in breast carcinoma and change of serum estrogens levels after operationYuko Tsunoda
Second Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
Acta Oncol 45:584-9. 2006....
- Limitations of follicle-stimulating hormone in assessing menopause status: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES 1999-2000)*Janet B Henrich
Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8025, USA
Menopause 13:171-7. 2006....
- Association between menopause status and central adiposity measured at different cutoffs of waist circumference and waist-to-hip ratioGiovana B Donato
Postgraduate Program in Medicine Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, RS, Brazil
Menopause 13:280-5. 2006..To assess the association between menopause status and central adiposity measured using two different cutoffs of waist circumference and waist-to-hip ratio, while controlling for body mass index and other confounding factors...
- Menopause, estrogens, progestins, or their combination on body weight and anthropometric measuresAngelo Cagnacci
Department of Obstetrics Gynecology and Pediatrics, University of Modena, Modena, Italy
Fertil Steril 88:1603-8. 2007..To evaluate modification in body weight and anthropometric indexes in women at the time of menopause...
- Sleep disturbance in menopauseRobert R Freedman
Department of Psychiatry, Wayne State University School of Medicine, and Henry Ford Hospital Sleep Disorders Center, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Menopause 14:826-9. 2007..To determine the sources of sleep complaints in peri- and postmenopausal women reporting disturbed sleep...
- Correlation of endometrial thickness, cycle day and histopathology in women with abnormal uterine bleedingLovina S Machado
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Al Khod, PO Box 38, Code 123, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
Saudi Med J 26:260-3. 2005....
- Menopausal transition and depression: who is at risk and how to treat it?Claudio N Soares
Women s Health Concerns Clinic, St Joseph s Healthcare Hamilton, 301 James St South, FB number 638, Hamilton, ON L8P 3B6, Canada
Expert Rev Neurother 7:1285-93. 2007..Hormonal and nonhormonal factors that may contribute to the occurrence of physical and/or psychiatric complaints during the menopausal transition are discussed. Lastly, existing evidence-based treatment strategies are summarized...
- Ultrasonometric profiling of incidence and risk of osteoporosis on rural womenSarah H Gueldner
Institute for Primary and Preventative Health Care, Decker School of Nursing, State University of New York, Binghamton, New York 13902, USA
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5204-5. 2006..038) than those who had not. That approximately 25% of this sample has low bone mass or osteoporosis underscores the importance of early screening in order to develop awareness and provide education on bone health management...
- Childhood cod liver oil consumption and bone mineral density in a population-based cohort of peri- and postmenopausal women: the Nord-Trondelag Health StudySiri Forsmo
Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Am J Epidemiol 167:406-11. 2008....
- Elevated plasma leptin levels associated with high blood pressure and TG rich lipoproteins but not associated with plasma gonadotropins, estradiol and cortisol levels in peri- and postmenopausal lean women with undefined symptomsT Ushiroyama
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Osaka Medical College, Takatsuki, Osaka 569 8686, Japan
J Med 35:63-73. 2004..It is suggested that leptin may play an important role in physiological regulation of sympathetic nervous system and lipid metabolism in peri-and postmenopausal women...
- Frequency and severity of vasomotor symptoms among peri- and postmenopausal women in the United StatesR E Williams
Worldwide Epidemiology, GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 3398, USA
Climacteric 11:32-43. 2008..To describe characteristics of vasomotor symptoms, specifically daily frequency and severity, among women 40-65 years old in the United States (US)...
- Abdominal adiposity and hot flashes among midlife womenRebecca C Thurston
From the 1Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15217, USA
Menopause 15:429-34. 2008..The study objective was to examine associations between abdominal adiposity and hot flashes, including the role of reproductive hormones in these associations...
- Mental workload under time pressure can trigger frequent hot flashes in menopausal womenMi Kyong Park
Department of Ergonomics, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka 807 8555, Japan
Ind Health 46:261-8. 2008....
- Symptoms in peri- and postmenopausal women in relation to testosterone concentrations: data from The Women's Health in the Lund Area (WHILA) studyA Gotmar
Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University Hospital Linkoping
Climacteric 11:304-14. 2008..The aim of this study was to investigate possible associations between androgen concentrations in perimenopausal women and symptoms that may be associated with low androgen concentrations in the blood...
- Fracture risk and bone density of peri- and early postmenopausal women with uterine leiomyomasKaisa M Randell
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
Maturitas 53:333-42. 2006..Fracture risk and bone mineral density (BMD) among peri- and early postmenopausal women with leiomyomas requiring hysterectomy was evaluated...
- Cathepsin K predicts femoral neck bone mineral density change in nonosteoporotic peri- and early postmenopausal womenJanez Prezelj
Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Biomedica Group, Vienna, Austria
Menopause 15:369-73. 2008..The secondary end points were the correlations of serum cathepsin K with cross-sectional BMD and with other serum bone turnover markers and age...
- New progestogens: a review of their effects in perimenopausal and postmenopausal womenRegine Sitruk-Ware
Rockefeller University and Population Council, New York, New York, USA
Drugs Aging 21:865-83. 2004....
- Emotional antecedents of hot flashes during daily lifeRebecca C Thurston
Duke University Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Durham, North Carolina, USA
Psychosom Med 67:137-46. 2005..It also examined individual differences predicting concordance between objective and subjective hot flashes...
- Influence of different HRT regimens on mammographic densityHans Junkermann
Ruprecht Karls Universitat Heidelberg, Universitats Frauenklinik, Abteilung für Gynäkologische Radiologie, Heidelberg, Germany
Maturitas 50:105-10. 2005..A prospective, randomized, open-label study was conducted to evaluate effects on mammographic density in postmenopausal and late perimenopausal women receiving continuous combined or sequential combined hormone replacement therapy (HRT)...
- Phytochemical intake and relationship to past health history in Japanese womenMelissa K Melby
Laboratory of Public Health Nutrition and Epidemiology, Department of Applied BioSciences, Tokyo University of Agriculture, Setagaya, Japan
Biofactors 22:265-9. 2004..Fourteen of 17 FFF factors, as well as age, BMI and menopausal status, exhibited both positive and negative correlations with past history of hypertension, diabetes, allergy, migraine, and menopausal syndrome...
- [Peri-menopausal and post-menopausal experience among women with and without hormone replacement therapy]Sônia Maria Garcia Vigeta
Departamento de Enfermagem, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Cad Saude Publica 20:1682-9. 2004..The article suggests the importance of training health professionals to understand the peri-menopausal and post-menopausal periods as part of the aging process, and thus as a vital rather than pathological process...
- The association between mammographic breast density and bone mineral density in the study of women's health across the nationCarolyn J Crandall
David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Ann Epidemiol 17:575-83. 2007..Bone mineral density and mammographic breast density are each associated with markers of lifetime estrogen exposure. The association between mammographic breast density and bone mineral density in early perimenopausal women is unknown...
- Effect of supplementation of calcium and vitamin D on bone mineral density and bone mineral content in peri- and post-menopause women; a double-blind, randomized, controlled trialNicola Di Daniele
Human Nutrition Unit, Via Montpellier 1, University of Rome, Tor Vergata, 00173 Rome, Italy
Pharmacol Res 50:637-41. 2004..Osteoporosis is a serious global health problem for the future, that is why improving diagnostic methods and prevention of this disease could be helpful...
- Genetic effects on bone loss in peri- and postmenopausal women: a longitudinal twin studyJoanna Makovey
Institute of Bone and Joint Research, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
J Bone Miner Res 22:1773-80. 2007..Results of genetic model-fitting analysis indicated genetic effects on bone loss account for approximately 40% of the between-individual variation in bone loss at the lumbar spine, forearm, and whole body...
- [Comparison of different antidepression therapy in perimenopausal and postmenopausal women with depression]Ai luan Lai
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Affiliated Fuxing Hospital, Capital University of Medical Science, Beijing 100038, China
Zhonghua Fu Chan Ke Za Zhi 42:169-72. 2007..To study the effects of antidepression drugs and hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in perimenopausal and postmenopausal women with depression...
- The normal menopause transitionS M McKinlay
New England Research Institute, Watertown, Massachusetts 02172
Maturitas 14:103-15. 1992..8 years) between current smokers and non-smokers. The new analyses reported here on median age at inception of perimenopause (47...
- New women-specific diagnostic modules: the Composite International Diagnostic Interview for Women (CIDI-VENUS)Julia Martini
Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
Arch Womens Ment Health 12:281-9. 2009..Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD), psychiatric disorders during pregnancy and postpartum as well as during the perimenopause, menopause and beyond are not addressed by the standard CIDI diagnostic modules...
- Premature ovarian failure in women with epilepsyP Klein
Department of Neurology, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Epilepsia 42:1584-9. 2001..The incidence of premature ovarian failure (POF) in women with epilepsy has not been systematically studied. This study examined the incidence of POF in women with epilepsy...
- Comparison of norgestrel- versus cyproterone acetate-containing hormone replacement therapy on lipid-lipoprotein metabolismK Panyakhamlerd
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 83:764-70. 2000..Sixty-four healthy women in their perimenopause or early postmenopause, aged between 40-55 years, were randomized to one of the two 21-day sequential regimens:..
- Effect of vitamin D receptor and estrogen receptor gene polymorphism on the relationship between dietary calcium and bone mineral density in Japanese womenTakumi Kurabayashi
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Niigata University School of Medicine, 1 757 Asahimachi dori, 951 8510, Niigata, Japan
J Bone Miner Metab 22:139-47. 2004..divided into three groups: (i) premenopause, women who were at least 5 years preceding menopause; (ii) perimenopause, women who were within 5 years before or after menopause; and (iii) postmenopause, women who were at least 5 ..
- Comparison of the effectiveness of venlafaxine in peri- and postmenopausal patients with major depressive disorderC Iglesias Garcia
Psychiatry Department, Hospital Valle del Nalon, Langreo, Asturias, Spain
Actas Esp Psiquiatr 38:326-31. 2010....
- Progesterone and ovulation across stages of the transition to menopauseKATHLEEN A O'CONNOR
Department of Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Menopause 16:1178-87. 2009..Detailed characterization of progesterone and ovulation across the menopausal transition provides insight into conception risk and mechanisms of reproductive aging...
- [Management of menopause in primary health care]Luís Filipe Cavadas
Serviço de Medicina Geral e Familiar, Unidade Local de Saúde de Matosinhos, Matosinhos
Acta Med Port 23:227-36. 2010..It is essential for the GP to know how to properly approach women at this stage of their life and how to provide them the best support...
- [Antigonadotropic effects of a 19-nor-progesterone derivative: the example of nomegestrol acetate]C Jamin
Service de Gynecologie Obstetrique, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018, Paris, France
Gynecol Obstet Fertil 31:70-81. 2003..particurlarly on the endometrium and enables to treat the frequent clinical hyperestrogenic symptoms of the perimenopause without negative metabolic or hemostatic effects...
- Prevalence and risk factors associated with osteoporosis in women attending menopause clinic at Hat Yai Regional HospitalTapnarong Jarupanich
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hat Yai Regional Hospital, Hat Yai, Songkla 90110, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 90:865-9. 2007To determine the prevalence and risk factors of osteoporosis with different perimenopause status.
- Influence of age and 17beta-estradiol on kisspeptin, neurokinin B, and prodynorphin gene expression in the arcuate-median eminence of female rhesus macaquesDominique H Eghlidi
Division of Neuroscience, Oregon National Primate Research Center, Beaverton, Oregon 97006, USA
Endocrinology 151:3783-94. 2010..Nevertheless, they clearly demonstrate that loss of ovarian steroid negative feedback that occurs during perimenopause plays a major role in modulating the activity of KNDy circuits of the aging primate ARC-ME.
- Prevalence of memory loss complaints and other symptoms associated with the menopause transition: a community surveyGayatri Devi
New York Memory and Healthy Aging Services, New York, New York, USA
Gend Med 2:255-64. 2005..Complaints of memory loss are increasingly noted as part of the constellation of symptoms experienced in the menopause transition. Studies evaluating such complaints in this population have yielded varying results...
- Assessment of reproductive behavior and hormonal cycles in geriatric western Lowland gorillasSusan W Margulis
Chicago Zoological Society, Chicago, Illinois
Zoo Biol 26:117-39. 2007..These findings suggest that pre-menopausal females are exhibiting signs of perimenopause. As is the case in humans, such changes in hormone patterns may occur years before the onset of menopause...
- Body size and ethnicity are associated with menstrual cycle alterations in women in the early menopausal transition: The Study of Women's Health across the Nation (SWAN) Daily Hormone StudyNanette Santoro
Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, New York 10461, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2622-31. 2004The dynamics of reproductive hormones that characterize the menopausal transition (perimenopause) are incompletely understood, particularly in non-Caucasian women...
- Menopausal status and sleep-disordered breathing in the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort StudyTerry Young
Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726 2335, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:1181-5. 2003..The association of premenopause, perimenopause, and postmenopause with sleep-disordered breathing was investigated with a population-based sample of 589 ..
- Change in adipocytokines and ghrelin with menopauseMaryFran R Sowers
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, United States
Maturitas 59:149-57. 2008....
- Circulating dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate concentrations during the menopausal transitionSybil Crawford
Center for Health and the Environment, University of California at Davis, 1 Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:2945-51. 2009..A previous report from the Study of Women Across the Nation indicated a rise in dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) during the menopausal transition using data from three annual visits...
- Is this woman perimenopausal?Lori A Bastian
Department of Internal Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
JAMA 289:895-902. 2003b>Perimenopause is a time of transition for women at midlife. Women want to know whether they are starting this change and physicians need to know the accuracy of a clinical examination in identifying perimenopausal women...
- Use of complementary and alternative medicine during the menopause transition: longitudinal results from the Study of Women's Health Across the NationYali A Bair
Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California, Sacramento, CA, USA
Menopause 15:32-43. 2008..This study examined whether use of complementary and alternative (CAM) therapies during the menopause transition varied by ethnicity...
- Effect of reproductive hormones and selective estrogen receptor modulators on mood during menopauseClaudio N Soares
Harvard Medical School, MGH Center for Women s Mental Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Drugs Aging 20:85-100. 2003..particularly the occurrence of premenstrual dysphoria, puerperal depression and depressive symptoms during perimenopause. It has been speculated that sex steroids such as estrogens, progestogens, testosterone and ..
- Gonadotropins and ovarian gonadotropin receptors during the perimenopausal transition periodK K Vihko
Medical School, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tampere University Hospital, Finland
Maturitas 23:S19-22. 1996As an early sign of perimenopause, the menstrual cycles become irregular. Associated with this irregularity, serum gonadotropin levels increase...
- The normal menopause transitionSonja M McKinlay
New England Research Institute, 9 Galen Street, Watertown, Massachusetts 02172, USA
Maturitas 61:4-16. 2008..8 years) between current smokers and non-smokers. The new analyses reported here on median age at inception of perimenopause (47...
- Effects of exercise practice on the maintenance of radius bone mineral density in postmenopausal womenMizuho Nagata
Graduate School of Decision Science and Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology
J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 21:229-34. 2002..of exercise practice on the radius bone mineral density (BMD) was investigated on 480 women at the age of perimenopause and later...
- Migraine in postmenopausal women and the risk of invasive breast cancerRobert W Mathes
Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 C308, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3116-22. 2008..Menarche, menses, pregnancy, and perimenopause may carry a different migraine risk conceivably because of fluctuating estrogen levels, and in general, ..
- A prospective population-based study of menopausal symptomsL Dennerstein
Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
Obstet Gynecol 96:351-8. 2000..To identify symptoms that change in prevalence and severity during midlife and evaluate their relationships to menopausal status, hormonal levels, and other factors...
- The influence of estrogen on migraine: a systematic reviewJan Lewis Brandes
Department of Neurology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn, USA
JAMA 295:1824-30. 2006..Menstrual migraine affects approximately 50% to 60% of female migraineurs, but knowledge regarding the role of hormones, especially estrogen, appears incomplete...
- History of hot flashes and aortic calcification among postmenopausal womenRebecca C Thurston
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Menopause 17:256-61. 2010..Interactions with hormone therapy use were examined in an exploratory fashion...
- Psychosocial and socioeconomic burden of vasomotor symptoms in menopause: a comprehensive reviewWulf H Utian
North American Menopause Society, 5900 Lander Brook Drive, Mayfield Heights, OH 44124, USA
Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:47. 2005..the initial decline in circulating gonadal hormones; however, night sweats in particular most often begin in perimenopause. The pathogenesis of hot flushes has not yet been fully elucidated, but the circuitry involving estrogen and ..
- BDNF-Estrogen Interactions with Perimenopausal Mood and CognitionElizabeth M Waters; Fiscal Year: 2012..Depression rates rise sharply in women during perimenopause, which is the 7-10 year period before menopause characterized by declining estrogen levels and gradual ..
- Depression, Estrogen Replacement, and Cardiovascular Health in the PerimenopauseDavid R Rubinow; Fiscal Year: 2013..cardiac autonomic dysregulation, and metabolic disturbance) within the context of E2 withdrawal during the perimenopause. Heightened cardiovascular, neuroendocrine and inflammatory reactivity to stress also define a profile of risk ..
- Estrogen: Neuroprotection in the PerimenopauseAnne M Etgen; Fiscal Year: 2010..These experiments will provide new information on the potential for hormone therapy instituted during the perimenopausal transition to protect the brain from damage due to global ischemia. ..
- Lactation Effects on Postnatal Endothelial Function and Vascular InflammationKaren M Grewen; Fiscal Year: 2013..The postpartum period, like the perimenopause, may therefore be a critical period of enhanced risk for inflammatory damage to vascular endothelium...
- Postmenopausal Monkey ResourceCYNTHIA LOUISE BETHEA; Fiscal Year: 2013..follow up studies, which have used natural hormones and shown that indeed, they need to be administered at perimenopause, but the endpoints were limited to one or two systems...
- Biological Mechanisms of Vascular Dysfunction with Age and Estrogen DeficiencyKERRIE MOREAU; Fiscal Year: 2013..R01 AG027678) will extend and expand on research that was responsive to RFA-AG-05-008 "Biology of the Perimenopause: Impact on Health and Aging...
- Prepubertal Stress, Windows of Risk &Sex Bias for Affective DisturbanceC NEILL NEILL EPPERSON; Fiscal Year: 2013..It is well documented that from puberty to the late perimenopause, MOD and several anxiety disorders are more common in females than males...
- Role of the Follicle-Depleted Ovary in the Pathogenesis of Chronic DiseasesSusan E Appt; Fiscal Year: 2012..Two specific gaps in knowledge are: 1) whether or to what extent the perimenopause is a time of accelerated disease progression;and 2) whether the pathobiological changes that have accumulated ..
- Defining the Mechanisms of Menopause-Associated Sleep and Mood DisturbancesHadine Joffe; Fiscal Year: 2013..Women are at increased risk for insomnia and depression during the perimenopause and early postmenopause...
- Hormones and Cognition Over the LifespanMIRIAM T WEBER; Fiscal Year: 2013..The candidate has extensive training and research experience in the neuropsychology of aging, dementia, and perimenopause and clinical trial methodology...
- Impact of Endocrine Aging on Brain and Immune ResponsesFarida Sohrabji; Fiscal Year: 2010..irregularly cycling (perimenopause) and reproductive senescent (postmenopause). In Specific Aim 1...
- Neurobiology of the Menopausal TransitionYolanda R Smith; Fiscal Year: 2010..Recruits will be women aged 40-55 years, stratified into panels representing premenopause, early perimenopause, late perimenopause and natural postmenopause defined by follicle-stimulating hormone levels and menstrual ..
- Effects of Chronic Estrogen on TIDA Neurons: Role of Cytokines and NOPuliyur S MohanKumar; Fiscal Year: 2010b>Perimenopause is one of the most complex and least understood states of a woman's life...
- Genetics of Reproductive SenescenceMarc Tatar; Fiscal Year: 2010..Population and genetic studies of nonhuman primates will enhance how we understand perimenopause - the menopausal transition...
- Hot flashes and memory dysfunction in the perimenopauseMIRIAM T WEBER; Fiscal Year: 2013..VMS;hot flashes and night sweats) are a mechanism for memory changes in the transition from premenopause to perimenopause to postmenopause...
- Perimenopause in Brain Aging and Alzheimer's DiseaseRoberta Diaz Brinton; Fiscal Year: 2013..5 million American women between ages of 45 and 55 enter into the perimenopause. Yet to be discovered is the impact perimenopause has on key brain regions involved in cognition and known to ..
- Risk for New onset of Depression in Perimenopausal WomenDaniel Cramer; Fiscal Year: 2009..However, the extent to which the perimenopause represents a time of greater risk for new onset of depression in women with no history of mood disorder is yet ..
- MENOPAUSE AND MIDLIFE AGING EFFECTS ON SLEEP DISORDERSTerry Young; Fiscal Year: 2006..quantify the risk of insomnia, hypersomnia and diminished sleep quality attributable to early, middle and late perimenopause and post menopause, 4) investigate protective effects of hormone replacement therapy on sleep problems, and 5) ..
- OVARIAN ENDOCRINE REGULATIONHAROLD BEHRMAN; Fiscal Year: 1999..of H202 in the ovary include the life-threatening inflammatory response associated with ovulation of hyperstimulated ovaries and ovarian stromal responses to excess LH that occurs in the perimenopause, and in polycystic ovarian disease.
- MENOPAUSE TRANSITION, MENTAL HEALTH, AND ETHNICITYHoward Kravitz; Fiscal Year: 2000..SCID assessments of over 1000 women who are beginning or will soon begin the menopause transition into perimenopause. By continuing to collect systematically psychiatric data on a large multi- ethnic cohort we can take ..
- MENOPAUSE TRANSITION, MENTAL HEALTH AND ETHNICITYAdriana Cordal; Fiscal Year: 2000..SCID assessments of over 1000 women who are beginning or will soon begin the menopause transition into perimenopause. By continuing to collect systematically psychiatric data on a large multi-ethnic cohort we can take advantage ..
- BIOLOGICAL BASIS OF THE PERIMENOPAUSEDAVID SEIFER; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- WOMEN IN TRANSITION: THE CRUCIAL YEARS BEFORE MENOPAUSEGERARDINE WURZBURG; Fiscal Year: 2002..proposed project is a preventive health promotion campaign for women 40-55 about the health risks they face in perimenopause and what they can do to decrease mortality rates and increase well being...
- COGNITIVE FUNCTION DURING NATURAL MENOPAUSEDiane Jacobs; Fiscal Year: 1999..cognitive functioning associated with menopause would be to prospectively follow a cohort of women from early perimenopause through the menopausal transition, thereby detecting symptoms as they evolve, and permitting the ..
- A NON-HUMAN PRIMATE MODEL OF NATURAL MENOPAUSEERIKA HONORE; Fiscal Year: 2003..pedigreed colony of more than 250 female baboons to establish a NHP model of naturally occurring perimenopause and menopause...
- Nursing Interventions for Symptoms of PerimenopauseJUDITH BERG; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- EXERCISE AND PERIMENOPAUSAL SYMPTOMS: A RANDOMIZED TRIALSuling Li; Fiscal Year: 2000..effect of a 12-week individualized exercise program with a personal trainer on the frequency and distress of perimenopause associated symptoms in women with/without hormone replacement therapy; 3) to evaluate the synergistic effect ..
- BIODEMOGRAPHIC MODELS OF REPRODUCTIVE AGINGMaxine Weinstein; Fiscal Year: 2001..to the experience of the transition, model the effects of hormonal patterns on menstrual bleeding during the perimenopause, and relate features of the transition to the underlying process of follicular depletion...
- Multimedia Support for Perimenopausal WomenSimon Budman; Fiscal Year: 2006..the feasibility of developing an interactive website called Charting the Change: A Woman's Guide to Perimenopause (www.chartingthechange...
- Predicting Onset Age and Length of Menopausal TransitionDaniel Keenan; Fiscal Year: 2003..taken from say a given 40 year-old female, methods will be constructed by which to predict her age of perimenopause onset and its length, and at same time to state whether she is hormonally that of a 40 year-old, or more like ..
- Window of Opportunity of Estrogen Therapy for NeuroprotectionNatalie Rasgon; Fiscal Year: 2009..evidence that estrogen hormone therapy (E/HT) may be neuroprotective for at least some women when used in perimenopause or early menopause, but not in late menopause...
- SWAN Sleep Study II - Michigan CenterMaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2008..The results can inform primary prevention of adverse health outcomes due to the menopause-related sleep disturbances. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Estrogen, Metabolism, Menopause, and Health OutcomesMaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2006..This is a unique opportunity to prospectively integrate lifestyle elements with measures of hormone metabolism pathways into a comprehensive examination of multiple human health effects. ..
- Change in Bone, Arthritis, Function: Hormones & ObesityMaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Functional Status and the Menopause TransitionMaryFran R Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2010..Among the elderly, older women live longer, develop more chronic disease and experience more prolonged and severe disability than older men. ..
- Reproductive Hormonal Effects of Weight Loss in WomenNanette Santoro; Fiscal Year: 2005..Thus, this initial exploration, if positive, would provide the basis for a new line of investigation for the PI into the interactions between reproduction and metabolism. ..
- SWAN Sleep Study II-UC Davis/Kaiser siteEllen Gold; Fiscal Year: 2008..The results can inform primary prevention of adverse health outcomes due to the menopause-related sleep disturbances. ..
- Acupuncture Treatment for Menopausal Hot FlashesNancy Avis; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- CAM Use in Midlife Women in Five Ethnic GroupsEllen Gold; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- PHYSIOLOGY OF ESTROGEN'S MOOD EFFECT IN MENOPAUSAL WOMENHadine Joffe; Fiscal Year: 2007..Such training will lay the foundation for a career of clinical investigation into the physiology of perimenopausal depression and the impact of hot flushes on sleep, mood, and quality-of-life. ..
- EPIDEMIOLOGIC STUDY OF THE LATE REPRODUCTIVE YEARSEllen W Freeman; Fiscal Year: 2010..abstract_text> ..
- A Secular Change in Menstrual Characteristicis of Adult and Midlife Women?Sioban D Harlow; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Biological Rhythms in Postpartum DepressionBarbara Parry; Fiscal Year: 2009..This study would serve as the basis of future studies in which treatments designed to correct these underlying abnormalities in circadian rhythms, and restore them to those of NC women, thereby would improve mood in DP. ..
- CAREER DEVELOPMENT IN WOMEN'S HEALTH RESEARCH AND GENDE*Ellen Freeman; Fiscal Year: 2006..The BIRCWH program will track the career trajectories of Scholars and will continue to serve as a resource in terms of career counseling and research advice. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Probing Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder with LightBarbara Parry; Fiscal Year: 2007..These investigations will provide further insight into the pathophysiology of PMDD and other depressive disorders in women, and serve as a basis for refining light treatment interventions in the future. ..
- Sex Steroids & Mammographic Density in the PostmenopauseGail Greendale; Fiscal Year: 2007..We will quantify the relations between the hormone and genetic exposures measured in this project and mammographic density (at baseline as well as change in density between baseline and 12 months). ..
- The Yoga for Hyperkyphosis TrialGail Greendale; Fiscal Year: 2007..At the end of this phase we will again measure study endpoints to assess whether participants have maintained the physical function achieved at the end of the RCT. ..
- Female Hormones and VisionAlvin Eisner; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- SWAN Sleep Study II - Chicago (Rush) SiteHoward Kravitz; Fiscal Year: 2008..The results can inform primary prevention of adverse health outcomes due to the menopause-related sleep disturbances. ..
- Staging Reproductive Aging in Four Cohorts: Issues of Hormone Use Spotting BiasSioban Harlow; Fiscal Year: 2009..Results will facilitate clinical decision making for women and providers relevant to contraception, symptomatic treatment and preventive therapy. ..
- VISUAL ADAPTATION LIMITS AND AGE-RELATED DISEASEAlvin Eisner; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Core symptoms and profiles in premenstrual syndromeEllen Freeman; Fiscal Year: 2008..Further information will contribute to improved health care for women in their reproductive years. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Risk and Predictors of Postpartum DepressionLee Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2007..AItshuler, Dr. Hendrick), and the Emory Women's Mental Health Program at Emory University School of Medicine (Dr. Stowe). [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Skeletal Biology and Medicine ConferenceMone Zaidi; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mid-life Aging and Urinary Incontinence in a Multi-Ethn*L Waetjen; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Effects of Botanicals on Cognition in Midlife WomenPauline Maki; Fiscal Year: 2005..Recent findings of significant health risks associated with Prempro heighten the need for research into the effects of alternative therapies for menopausal symptoms on cognitive outcomes. ..
- FATIGUE, SLEEP AND CIRCADIAN RHYTHMS IN BREAST CANCERSonia Ancoli Israel; Fiscal Year: 2004..Results will provide a scientific basis for future intervention studies, particularly studies with light therapy which can re-synchronize rhythms. ..
- CD38/ADP RIBOSYL CYCLASE R0LE IN OSTEOCLAST REGULATIONMone Zaidi; Fiscal Year: 2003..Taken together, the studies should provide mechanistic insights into the role of the NAD+/CD38/cADPr/Ca2+ system in osteoclast control. ..
- Contributions of sleep/rhythms/fatigue to "chemobrain"Sonia Ancoli Israel; Fiscal Year: 2009..The reported phenomena of chemobrain will be examined to see if it is related to the complaint of fatigue or sleep disruptions, both of which are known to contribute to decreases in cognitive functioning. ..