Published in Women's Health Weekly, June 9th, 2005
This recommendation is based on recent evidence from the U.S. National Institutes of Health's Women's Health Initiative clinical trial and other studies. The new Task Force recommendation was published in the May 17, 2005, issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine.
In 2002, the Task Force found insufficient evidence to recommend for or against the routine use of estrogen alone to prevent chronic...
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