Hormone replacement therapy and symptomatic gallstones - a prospective population study in the EPIC-Norfolk cohort

Hart, Andrew R, Luben, Robert, Welch, Ailsa, Bingham, Sheila and Khaw, Kay-Tee (2008) Hormone replacement therapy and symptomatic gallstones - a prospective population study in the EPIC-Norfolk cohort. Digestion, 77 (1). pp. 4-9. ISSN 1421-9867

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Abstract

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) may increase the risk of symptomatic gallstones, but this association has not been investigated in a prospective study in a European population. The aim of the study was to investigate the relationship between HRT and the development of symptomatic gallstones in a free-living population.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Copyright 2008 S. Karger AG, Basel.
Uncontrolled Keywords: aged,england,estrogen replacement therapy,female,gallstones,humans,middle aged,odds ratio,prospective studies,risk assessment
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
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Depositing User: EPrints Services
Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2010 11:09
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2020 18:26
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/12748
DOI: 10.1159/000113897

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