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The estrogen elixir : a history of hormone replacement therapy in America

The estrogen elixir : a history of hormone replacement therapy in America

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Watkins, Elizabeth Siegel.
Title Statement
The estrogen elixir : a history of hormone replacement therapy in America / Elizabeth Siegel Watkins.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Baltimore :   Johns Hopkins University Press,   2007.  
Physical Medium
ix, 351 p. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
9780801858765 (alk. paper) 0801858763 (alk. paper) 9780801868214 (pbk. : alk. paper) 0801868211 (pbk. : alk. paper) 9780801886027 (hardcover : alk. paper) 0801886023 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Content Notes
Introduction -- Beginnings -- From the "neutral gender" to "feminine forever" -- Selling estrogen to doctors -- Selling estrogen to women -- From hero to villain: estrogen and endometrial cancer -- Enter the feminists: informing women about estrogen -- Enter the FDA: a patient package insert for estrogen -- Resurrecting estrogen, I: osteoporosis and medical science -- Resurrecting estrogen, II: osteoporosis and American culture -- Skeptics and believers: varieties of women's responses -- Weighing the benefits and risks of HRT: estrogen, heart disease, and breast cancer -- 1992: the year of the menopause -- Meno-boomers: another generation confronts estrogen -- The "gold standard": estrogen and the randomized controlled trials.
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Estrogen -- Therapeutic use -- United States -- History.
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300 ▼a ix, 351 p. ; ▼c 24 cm.
504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references and index.
505 0 ▼a Introduction -- Beginnings -- From the "neutral gender" to "feminine forever" -- Selling estrogen to doctors -- Selling estrogen to women -- From hero to villain: estrogen and endometrial cancer -- Enter the feminists: informing women about estrogen -- Enter the FDA: a patient package insert for estrogen -- Resurrecting estrogen, I: osteoporosis and medical science -- Resurrecting estrogen, II: osteoporosis and American culture -- Skeptics and believers: varieties of women's responses -- Weighing the benefits and risks of HRT: estrogen, heart disease, and breast cancer -- 1992: the year of the menopause -- Meno-boomers: another generation confronts estrogen -- The "gold standard": estrogen and the randomized controlled trials.
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