Postmenopausal Cardiovascular Health: Recent Studies from the Women’s Health Initiative
Health risks and benefits from calcium and vitamin D supplementation: WHI clinical trial and cohort study
Calcium supplementation did not increase risk of heart disease.
Statin use and risk of diabetes mellitus in postmenopausal women in the WHI
New onset diabetes is associated with statins.
Between Annual Visit-to-Visit Blood Pressure Variability and Stroke in Postmenopausal Women Novelty and Significance Data
Increased visit-to-visit variability of blood pressure is associated with stroke.
Effects of Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy on Incident Atrial Fibrillation
AF modestlyl elevated in hysterectomized women randomized to estrogen.
|Racial and Ethnic Differences in Incident Hospitalized Heart Failure in Postmenopausal Women |
CB Eaton, AM Abdulbaki, KL Margolis et al.
Source: Circulation. 2012;126:688-696.
|Asian/Pacific Islander and Hispanic women had lower incidence of HF and black women had higher rates of HFcompared with white women.|