Published in Women's Health Weekly, March 15th, 2001
The study, published in the February 21, 2001, edition of the Journal of the American Medical Association, shows a possible link between the presence of a genetic variant associated with blood clotting and the risk of non-fatal myocardial infarction (MI) in hypertensive women taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT).
The lead author of the study is Dr. Bruce M. Psaty, a professor of medicine, epidemiology and health services and co-director of the UW's...
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