Hormone Therapy

A Clinical Handbook

Authors: Sherif, Katherine

  • The co-authors are an internist and renowned gynecologist who are leaders in their fields
  • An interdisciplinary approach is implemented in the book, acknowledging that sex hormones affect more than reproductive organs and hot flushes for a deeper understanding of how hormones function
  • Many tables, call-out boxes, and algorithms are provided
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About this book

Hormone Therapy: A Clinical Handbook provides a comprehensive overview on hormone replacement therapy, with a range of key features that differentiate it from other titles on the topic. This concise, handy title presents an interdisciplinary approach to the subject, acknowledging that sex hormones affect more than reproductive organs and hot flushes for a deeper understanding of how hormones function. The authors provide a breadth and depth of practical prescribing experience, including many helpful tables and algorithms as well as directions for prescribing hormone therapy in the most effective and safest ways possible.  Targeted and easy to read, Hormone Therapy: A Clinical Handbook offers all clinicians the state-of-the-art information they need to prescribe hormone therapy and hormone replacement therapy.

About the authors

Katherine Sherif, MD, FACP
Drexel University College of Medicine, Drexel Center for Women's Health, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • FAQ: Definitions of Menopause and Biological Actions of Sex Steroids

    Sherif, Katherine

    Pages 3-15

  • Principles of Practice

    Sherif, Katherine

    Pages 17-20

  • Medical Association Guidelines, Post-2002/Women’s Health Initiative Findings

    Sherif, Katherine

    Pages 21-37

  • Perimenopausal Symptoms: Hot Flushes and Night Sweats; Sleep Disturbances; Urogenital Discomfort; Sexual Libido Issues; Mood and Cognitive Changes

    Sherif, Katherine

    Pages 39-42

  • FAQ: Bioidentical Hormones: Compounded and Non-compounded

    Sherif, Katherine

    Pages 43-50

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eBook $19.99
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price for USA (gross)
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  • ISBN 978-1-4614-6268-2
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $29.99
$59.99 (listprice)
price for USA
valid through October 31, 2017
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-6267-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
  • can be used across all devices
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Hormone Therapy
Book Subtitle
A Clinical Handbook
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-6268-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-6268-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4614-6267-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 127
Number of Illustrations and Tables
4 b/w illustrations
Topics