Women’s Health and Menopause

New Strategies — Improved Quality of Life

  • R. A. Lobo
  • P. G. Crosignani
  • R. Paoletti
  • F. Bruschi

Part of the Medical Science Symposia Series book series (MSSS, volume 17)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. XVI Lorenzini Annual Lecture

    1. Jan-Åke Gustafsson
      Pages 1-5
  3. XVII Lorenzini Annual Lecture

  4. Bone and Joints

    1. Luigi Gennari, Lucia Becherini, Alberto Falchetti, Laura Masi, Maria Luisa Brandi
      Pages 31-42
    2. Cyrus Cooper, Muhammad K. Javaid, Karen Walker-Bone, Elaine M. Dennison, Nigel K Arden
      Pages 43-50
  5. Osteoporosis Prevention Utilizing Novel Compounds

  6. Immune System and Inflammation

  7. Hormone Replacement Therapy

  8. Sex Steroids and Reprodution

    1. Frederick Naftolin, Paulo Rinaudo, Fadi Abushahin, Eddie Sze
      Pages 103-116
  9. Cardiovascular Disease

  10. HRT and Cardiovascular Disease: a New Approach

    1. Rogerio A. Lobo
      Pages 139-141
    2. Karen C. Johnson
      Pages 143-149
    3. Peter R. Kowey
      Pages 151-157
    4. Bertram Pitt
      Pages 159-166

About this book

Introduction

The 4th International Symposium on Women's Health and Menopause, organized by the Giovanni Lorenzini Medical Foundation (Milan, Italy and Houston, Texas) focused on the new strategies to improve the quality of life of post-menopausal women. This volume illustrates the findings of this conference and includes information on the age-related degenerative processes occurring after menopause including cardiovascular disease, cancer, fractures and dementia.

Keywords

Insulin cardiovascular estrogen receptor growth factor insulin-like nuclear receptors steroids surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • R. A. Lobo
    • 1
  • P. G. Crosignani
    • 2
  • R. Paoletti
    • 3
  • F. Bruschi
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.First Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity of MilanMilanItaly
  3. 3.Department of Pharmacological SciencesUniversity of MilanMilanItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-1061-1
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 2002
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-5375-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4615-1061-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0928-9550
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