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Assessing the impact of menopause on salivary flow and xerostomia
Background: The aim of this study was to evaluate the symptoms of dry mouth and salivary flow in menarche and menopausal women. Methods: Objective and subjective assessment of salivary function were analysed by Xerostomia ...
Age at menopause in Latin America
OBJECTIVE: To assess the age at menopause (AM) in Latin America urban areas. DESIGN: A total of 17,150 healthy women, aged 40 to 59 years, accompanying patients to healthcare centers in 47 cities of 15 Latin American ...
Decision-making for the treatment of climacteric symptoms using the menopause rating scale
Objective: The Menopause Rating Scale (MRS) is one of the most frequently used instruments to evaluate menopausal symptoms; however, no cut-off score is given that would indicate the need for treatment. Our goal was to ...
Acupuncture-ameliorated menopausal symptoms: single-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized trial
(INFORMA HEALTHCARE, 2011)
Objectives To evaluate the effects of acupuncture and sham-acupuncture on women with menopausal symptoms as reflected in the intensity of their hot flushes and the Kupperman Menopausal Index (KMI). Method This was a ...
Vaginal erbium laser as second-generation thermotherapy for the genitourinary syndrome of menopause: a pilot study in breast cancer survivors
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2017)
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and acceptability of a second generation of vaginal laser treatment, the vaginal erbium laser, as a nonablative photothermal therapy for the management of ...
Impact of menopause and diabetes on atherogenic lipid profile: is it worth to analyse lipoprotein subfractions to assess cardiovascular risk in women?
(BioMed Central, 2017)
Abstract Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in women at advanced age, who are affected a decade later compared to men. Cardiovascular risk factors in women are not properly investigated nor ...
The effect of dietary soy supplementation compared to estrogen and placebo on menopausal symptoms: A randomized controlled trial
(Elsevier Ireland LtdClareIrlanda, 2010)
Menopausal symptoms and associated factors in HIV-positive women
(Elsevier Ireland LtdClareIrlanda, 2013)