Effects of withdrawal of chronic estrogen therapy on brachial artery vasoreactivity in women with coronary artery disease

Diane Z. Greiner, Bradley E. Personius, Thomas C. Andrews

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Abstract

Withdrawal of oral estrogen therapy is associated with a deterioration in endothelial function in postmenopausal women with coronary artery disease. Our data also suggest that withdrawal of estrogen results in enhanced hyperemic flow, although this observation will require validation with further study.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)247-249
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Volume83
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 15 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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