Coronary Heart Disease in Postmenopausal Women with Type II Diabetes Mellitus and the Impact of Estrogen Replacement Therapy: A Narrative Review

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Boukhris, Marouane; Tomasello, Salvatore Davide; Marzà, Francesco; Bregante, Sonia; Pluchinotta, Francesca Romana; Galassi, Alfredo Ruggero;
(2014)

Coronary heart disease is the main cause of death in postmenopausal women (PMW); moreover its mortality exceeds those for breast cancer in women at all ages. Type II diabetes mellitus is a major cardiovascular risk factor and there is some evidence that the risk conferr... View more
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