Accession Number:

ADA458404

Title:

A Population-Based Randomized Trial to Assess the Effects of Short-Term Cessation of HRT on Mammography Assessments and Breast Density

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Jun 2005-31 May 2006

Corporate Author:

GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE OF PUGET SOUND SEATTLE WA

Report Date:

2006-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

This randomized controlled trial is designed to test whether short-term 1-2 months hormone replacement therapy HRT cessation will sufficiently lower breast density to decrease the proportion of women who receive a recommendation for additional evaluation following a screening mammogram, and to examine whether there is a trend by duration of HRT cessation.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE