Research recommendation(s) from an individual piece of guidance
|Guidance||Menopause: diagnosis and management|
|Date issued||November 2015|
Research recommendations coming out of this guidance
Women with breast cancer:- What is the safety and effectiveness of alternatives to systemic HRT as treatments for menopausal symptoms in women who have had treatment for breast cancer?
Effects of HRT on breast cancer risk:- What is the difference in the risk of breast cancer in menopausal women on HRT with progesterone, progestogen or selective oestrogen receptor modulators?
Effects of HRT on venous thromboembolism risk:- How does the preparation of HRT affect the risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE)?
Effects of HRT on dementia risk:- What are the effects of early HRT use on the risk of dementia?
Premature ovarian insufficiency:- What are the main clinical manifestations of premature ovarian insufficiency and the short- and long-term impact of the most common therapeutic interventions?