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The Estrogen Elixir A History of Hormone Replacement Therapy in America

Author: Elizabeth Siegel Watkins
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2007. 2012 ©2007.
Series: UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing from a wide range of scholarly research, archival records, and interviews, The Estrogen Elixir provides valuable historical context for one of the most pressing debates in contemporary  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Siegel Watkins
ISBN: 0801892252 9780801892257 1435692659 9781435692657
OCLC Number: 1162525276
Language Note: English.
Notes: Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph.
Description: 1 online resource (364 p.)
Contents: AcknowledgmentsIntroduction1. Beginnings2. From the ''Neutral Gender'' to ''Feminine Forever''3. Selling Estrogen to Doctors4. Selling Estrogen to Women5. From Hero to Villain: Estrogen and Endometrial Cancer6. Enter the Feminists: Informing Women about Estrogen7. Enter the FDA: A Patient Package Insert for Estrogen8. Resurrecting Estrogen, I: Osteoporosis and Medical Science9. Resurrecting Estrogen, II: Osteoporosis and American Culture10. Skeptics and Believers: Varieties of Women's Responses11. Weighing the Benefits and Risks of HRT: Estrogen, Heart Disease, and Breast Cancer12. 1992: The Year of the Menopause13. Meno-Boomers: Another Generation Confronts Estrogen14. The ''Gold Standard'': Estrogen and the Randomized Controlled TrialsNotesIndex
Series Title: UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Siegel Watkins.

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