Sex Hormones and Breast Cancer: The Issue of Hormone Replacement
The relationship between hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and breast cancer remains controversial. This controversy has been fueled by strong opinions and emotions. There is a large amount of observational data (case control and cohort studies on the relationship between HRT and the development of breast cancer, but virtually no good observational or interventional data (randomized controlled trials) on the effects of HRT in women who have already had a diagnosis of breast cancer.
KeywordsPlacebo Cholesterol Europe Estrogen Osteoporosis
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