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The evidence base for Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT): what can we believe?

Press Statement – Mar 13, 2017
Climacteric 2017, VOL. 20, NO. 2, 91–96
Press Release
The evidence base for HRT: what can we believe? - RD Langer
What is scientific truth? Rod Baber

IMS announces New Editorial Team for Climacteric

Press Statement – Jan 06, 2017
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IMS President receives honour from the Queen

Press Statement – Jan 03, 2017
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IMS guides the global care of women at menopause

Press Statement – Aug 05, 2016
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International Menopause Society welcomes new guidelines from NICE in the UK

Press Statement – Nov 12, 2015
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International Menopause Society welcomes the NICE draft guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of the menopause

Press Statement – Jun 08, 2015
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STRAW+10: New report will help clinicians predict onset of menopause

Press Statement – Feb 16, 2015
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Statement from Dr Rodney Baber, President IMS re the recent report on ovarian cancer risk associated with HRT usage published in The Lancet, 13th February 2015

Press Statement – Feb 13, 2015
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Study highlights womens distress at lack of interest in sex

Press Statement – Nov 15, 2014
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Global toolkit to diagnose menopause

Press Statement – Jul 06, 2014
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full toolkit article published in Climacteric

World Menopause Day 2013 press release: International clinicians highlight postmenopausal cancer for World Menopause Day

Press Statement – Oct 18, 2013
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Global Consensus Statement on Menopausal Hormone Therapy

Press Statement – Mar 15, 2013
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World Menopause Day 2012 press release

Press Statement – Oct 17, 2012
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International Menopause Society comments on BMJ paper on HRT and menopause

Press Statement – Oct 09, 2012
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Related press article on the Telegraph website

Ten years after the WHI, the IMS calls for NIH to revise recommendations on hormone replacement therapy (HRT)

Press Statement – Jul 09, 2012
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Billion dollar NIH study may have harmed womens health – call for an independent commission of enquiry

Press Statement – Jul 05, 2012
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The Womens Health Initiative study and Hormone Therapy – what have we learned 10 years on?

Press Statement – May 22, 2012
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IMS comments on new study Does hormone replacement therapy cause breast cancer? An application of causal principles to three studies

Press Statement – Jan 17, 2012
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World Menopause Day press release – Menopausal Hot Flushes - new study shows women dont have to suffer, says International Menopause Society

Press Statement – Oct 18, 2011
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Withdrawal of HRT implant may lead to problems for patients

Press Statement – Jul 15, 2011
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Response to recent publication: WHI and breast cancer

Press Statement – Apr 11, 2011
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Estrogen-only menopausal hormone therapy and the reduced incidence of breast cancer

Press Statement – Dec 14, 2010
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IMS press release on a critical window for hormone therapy and dementia risk

Press Statement – Nov 22, 2010
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Menopause clinicians support findings of new report on menopausal hormone therapy

Press Statement – Jul 20, 2010
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International Menopause Society comment on press release from the European Heart Journal

Press Statement – Mar 11, 2010
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Menopause clinicians reply to Lancet paper on HRT and lung cancer

Press Statement – Sep 20, 2009
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NEJM Article on Breast Cancer and HRT

Press Statement – Feb 04, 2009
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Comment on recent paper on risk of myocardial infarction and use of hormone therapy

Press Statement – Oct 12, 2008
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Hormone therapy and postmenopausal BRCA1 mutation carriers

Press Statement – Sep 23, 2008
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WISDOM study: Re-confirming improved quality of life in all HRT users

Press Statement – Aug 22, 2008
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The effects of tibolone in older postmenopausal women

Press Statement – Aug 14, 2008
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Health risks after cessation of postmenopausal hormone therapy

Press Statement – Mar 04, 2008
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Breast cancer and hormone therapy: a looking-glass mirror?

Press Statement – Jul 24, 2007
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The heart of the WHI study: time for hormone therapy policies to be revised

Press Statement – Jul 23, 2007
Climacteric Climacteric 2007;10:267–269
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Postmenopausal hormone therapy and coronary disease – the truth of the matter

Press Statement – Jun 20, 2007
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IMS launches a new campaign to improve assessment of cardiovascular risk by gynaecologists in menopausal women

Press Statement – Jun 14, 2007
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IMS reaction to a special report on breast cancer incidence in 2003 in the United States

Press Statement – Apr 19, 2007
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Response to the Lancet paper on ovarian cancer in the Million Women Study

Press Statement – Apr 18, 2007
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Hormone therapy and cardiovascular disease in the early postmenopause: the WHI data revisited

Press Statement – Apr 03, 2007
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Recommendations on postmenopausal hormone therapy

Press Statement – Feb 27, 2007
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Reaction to recent breast cancer data

Press Statement – Dec 19, 2006
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Response to recent publications from WHI and Nurses’ Health Study

Press Statement – Feb 13, 2006
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Presidential Comment on IARC Monographs Program on Carcinogenicity

Press Statement – Jul 30, 2005
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Comment on Endometrial cancer in the Million Women Study

Press Statement – May 12, 2005
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Practical recommendations for hormone replacement therapy in the peri- and postmenopause

Press Statement – Jul 23, 2004
Climacteric Climacteric 2004;7:210–16
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Comment on the NIH press release concerning the estrogen-only study arm of the WHI

Press Statement – Mar 04, 2004
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Statement from the International Menopause Society

Press Statement – Dec 03, 2003
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Time for new long-term trials of postmenopausal hormone therapies!

Press Statement – Jul 23, 2003
Climacteric Climacteric 2003;6:265–67
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The Founding Members of the IMS

Press Statement – Jul 23, 2003
Climacteric Climacteric 2003;6:174
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The end of WISDOM

Press Statement – Jul 23, 2002
Climacteric Climacteric 2002;5:313–16
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Report on the 10th World Congress on the Menopause

Press Statement – Jul 23, 2002
Climacteric Climacteric 2002;5:219–28
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The View of the International Menopause Society on the Womens Health Initiative

Press Statement – Jul 23, 2002
Climacteric Climacteric 2002;5:211–16
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Executive summary: Stages of Reproductive Aging Workshop (STRAW)

Press Statement – Jul 23, 2001
Climacteric Climacteric 2001;4:267–72
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