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1. Menopausal Symptoms: Comparative Effectiveness of Therapies

Menopausal Symptoms: Comparative Effectiveness of Therapies Menopausal Symptoms: Comparative Effectiveness of Therapies Comparative Effectiveness Review Number 147Comparative Effectiveness Review Number 147 Menopausal Symptoms: Comparative Effectiveness of Therapies Prepared for: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 540 Gaither Road Rockville, MD 20850 www.ahrq.gov Contract No. 290-2007-10058-I Prepared by: Blue Cross and Blue Shield (...) presented in this report. Suggested citation: Grant MD, Marbella A, Wang AT, Pines E, Hoag J, Bonnell C, Ziegler KM, Aronson N. Menopausal Symptoms: Comparative Effectiveness of Therapies. Comparative Effectiveness Review No. 147. (Prepared by Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association Technology Evaluation Center Evidence-based Practice Center under Contract No. 290-2007- 10058-I.) AHRQ Publication No. 15-EHC005-EF. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; March 2015

2015 Effective Health Care Program (AHRQ)

2. Menopause

Menopause CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL RESOURCE Menopause RCN guidance for nurses, midwives and health visitors Endorsed by This publication is supported by industryMENOPAUSE 2 This publication is due for review in November 2020. To provide feedback on its contents or on your experience of using the publication, please email publications.feedback@rcn.org.uk Acknowledgements This new publication is based on, and replaces, previous RCN publications – Women’s Health and the Menopause: RCN Guidance (...) for Nurses, Midwives and Health Visitors (RCN, 2005 and 2014) and Complementary Approaches to Menopausal Symptoms: RCN Guidance for Nurses, Midwives and Health Visitors (RCN, 2006). The RCN Women’s Health Forum would like to thank the menopause project team for the development of this publication: Debra Holloway (project chair), Nurse Consultant Gynaecology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and Chair of the RCN Women’s Health Forum Carmel Bagness, RCN Professional Lead Midwifery and Women’s

2018 Royal College of Nursing

3. Nonhormonal management of menopause-associated vasomotor symptoms: 2015 position statement of The North American Menopause Society

Nonhormonal management of menopause-associated vasomotor symptoms: 2015 position statement of The North American Menopause Society Copyright @ 2015 The North American Menopause Society. Unauthorized reproduction of this article is prohibited. POSITION STATEMENT Nonhormonal management of menopause-associated vasomotor symptoms: 2015 position statement of The North American Menopause Society Abstract Objective: To update and expand The North American Menopause Society’s evidence-based position (...) on nonhormonal management of menopause-associated vasomotor symptoms (VMS), previously a portion of the position statement on the management of VMS. Methods: NAMS enlisted clinical and research experts in the field and a reference librarian to identify and review available evidence. Five different electronic search engines were used to cull relevant literature. Using the literature, experts created a document for final approval by the NAMS Board of Trustees. Results: Nonhormonal management of VMS

2015 The North American Menopause Society

4. The 2017 hormone therapy position statement of The North American Menopause Society

The 2017 hormone therapy position statement of The North American Menopause Society Copyright @ 2017 The North American Menopause Society. Unauthorized reproduction of this article is prohibited. POSITION STATEMENT The 2017 hormone therapy position statement of The North American Menopause Society Abstract The2017HormoneTherapyPositionStatementofTheNorthAmericanMenopauseSociety(NAMS)updatesthe 2012HormoneTherapyPositionStatementofTheNorthAmericanMenopauseSocietyandidentifiesfutureresearch needs (...) . An Advisory Panel of clinicians and researchers expert in the field of women’s health and menopause was recruited by NAMS to review the 2012 Position Statement, evaluate new literature, assess the evidence, and reach consensusonrecommendations,usingthelevelofevidencetoidentifythestrengthofrecommendationsandthequality of the evidence. The Panel’s recommendations were reviewed and approved by the NAMS Board of Trustees. Hormone therapy (HT) remains the most effective treatment for vasomotor symptoms (VMS

2017 The North American Menopause Society

6. Management of menopausal symptoms in women with a history of breast cancer

Management of menopausal symptoms in women with a history of breast cancer Management of menopausal symptoms in women with a history of breast cancer Management of menopausal symptoms in women with a history of breast cancer December 2016 | Incorporates published evidence to November 2015 This guideline includes Evidence Summaries and Recommendations based on available evidence about the effectiveness and safety of different therapies for managing menopausal symptoms in women after breast (...) cancer. The guideline provides health professionals and breast cancer patients with information to support decisions regarding the choice of particular therapies for the management of menopausal symptoms in the context of past or ongoing treatment for breast cancer. © Cancer Australia 2016 Management of menopausal symptoms in women with a history of breast cancer page 1 of 181Table of contents Management of menopausal symptoms in women with a history of breast cancer 1 Background 5 Grading

2017 Cancer Australia

7. Alternatives to HRT for the Management of Symptoms of the Menopause

Alternatives to HRT for the Management of Symptoms of the Menopause Alternatives to HRT for the Management of Symptoms of the Menopause Scientific Impact Paper No. 6 September 2010Alternatives to HRT for the Management of Symptoms of the Menopause This is the second edition of this Opinion Paper, which was originally published in 2006. 1. Background Despite recent encouraging data regarding the safety of traditional hormone replacement therapy (HRT), women and their primary care practitioners (...) of the publication from four years ago, aims to provide the reader with state-of-the-art knowledge on alternatives to HRT for the management of menopausal symptoms. 2. Lifestyle measures There is some evidence that women who are more active tend to suffer less from the symptoms of the menopause. 1 However, evidence from randomised controlled trials concerning the effects of aerobic exercise on vasomotor and other menopausal symptoms is limited. 2 The evidence suggests that aerobic exercise can improve

2010 Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

8. Efficacy of black cohosh-containing preparations on menopausal symptoms: a meta-analysis

Efficacy of black cohosh-containing preparations on menopausal symptoms: a meta-analysis Efficacy of black cohosh-containing preparations on menopausal symptoms: a meta-analysis Efficacy of black cohosh-containing preparations on menopausal symptoms: a meta-analysis Shams T, Setia MS, Hemmings R, McCusker J, Sewitch M, Ciampi A CRD summary This review concluded that black cohosh may reduce the frequency of vasomotor symptoms associated with menopause and that more studies were warranted on its (...) effectiveness and safety. The authors' conclusions appeared to reflect the evidence, but given the likelihood of biases in identifying relevant studies it was difficult to verify these conclusions. Authors' objectives To investigate the efficacy of preparations containing black cohosh on reduction of vasomotor symptoms associated with menopause. Searching English-language studies were identified through a search of PubMed, EMBASE and The Cochrane Library to January 2008. Search terms were reported

2010 DARE.

9. A review of effective herbal medicines in controlling menopausal symptoms Full Text available with Trip Pro

A review of effective herbal medicines in controlling menopausal symptoms Acute menopausal syndrome especially hot flashes, is one of the most common gynecological problems during menopause. Due to the side effects of hormone therapy, herbal and complementary medicines are always of immense interest to people in the treatment and management of the symptoms and complications of menopause.The aim of this study was to investigate the mechanisms and effects of medicinal plants employed (...) in the treatment of menopausal symptoms.This review article was carried out by examining clinical trial studies between the period of 1994 and 2016. The keywords, which include menopause, climacteric, hot flushes, flashes, herb and phytoestrogens were used to search for herbal medicines used in clinical trials for the treatment of menopausal symptoms using databases such as PubMed, Medline, Scopus, Google scholar, SID and Magiran.The results of the study showed that the medicinal plants, which include Sage

2017 Electronic physician

10. Menopause

Menopause Menopause - Symptoms, diagnosis and treatment | BMJ Best Practice You'll need a subscription to access all of BMJ Best Practice Search  Menopause Last reviewed: February 2019 Last updated: February 2019 Summary The diagnosis is clinical, based on the absence of menses for 12 months, and does not require further testing for appropriately presenting patients. Oestrogen therapy is an effective treatment for the management of menopausal symptoms including hot flushes, night sweats (...) , and is unlikely to increase the risk of stroke or venous thrombosis above that of non-users. Non-hormonal interventions may help women who have a contraindication to, or cannot tolerate, HT. However, they are less effective than HT in controlling menopausal symptoms. Definition Onset of the menopause is heralded by the cessation of menses for at least 12 consecutive months, without some other reason for amenorrhoea (such as pregnancy, hormone therapy, or other medical condition). No further testing

2019 BMJ Best Practice

11. Abnormal Uterine Bleeding in Pre-Menopausal Women

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding in Pre-Menopausal Women No. 292-Abnormal Uterine Bleeding in Pre-Menopausal Women - Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada Email/Username: Password: Remember me Search Terms Search within Search Volume 40, Issue 5, Pages e391–e415 No. 292-Abnormal Uterine Bleeding in Pre-Menopausal Women x Sukhbir Singh , MD Ottawa, ON x Carolyn Best , MD Toronto, ON x Sheila Dunn , MD Toronto, ON x Nicholas Leyland , MD Toronto, ON x Wendy Lynn Wolfman , MD Toronto, ON No 292

2018 Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

12. The Benefits and Risks of Different Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy Regimes in the Treatment of Menopause Syndrome

The Benefits and Risks of Different Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy Regimes in the Treatment of Menopause Syndrome The Benefits and Risks of Different Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy Regimes in the Treatment of Menopause Syndrome - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov Hide glossary Glossary Study record managers: refer to the if submitting registration or results information. Search for terms x × Study Record Detail Saved Studies Save this study Warning You have reached the maximum (...) number of saved studies (100). Please remove one or more studies before adding more. The Benefits and Risks of Different Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy Regimes in the Treatment of Menopause Syndrome The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our for details. ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03436303 Recruitment Status : Active

2018 Clinical Trials

13. Menopause: diagnosis and management

Menopause: diagnosis and management Menopause: diagnosis and management Menopause: diagnosis and management NICE guideline Published: 12 November 2015 nice.org.uk/guidance/ng23 © NICE 2019. All rights reserved. Subject to Notice of rights (https://www.nice.org.uk/terms-and-conditions#notice-of- rights).Y Y our responsibility our responsibility The recommendations in this guideline represent the view of NICE, arrived at after careful consideration of the evidence available. When exercising (...) . Commissioners and providers have a responsibility to promote an environmentally sustainable health and care system and should assess and reduce the environmental impact of implementing NICE recommendations wherever possible. Menopause: diagnosis and management (NG23) © NICE 2019. All rights reserved. Subject to Notice of rights (https://www.nice.org.uk/terms-and- conditions#notice-of-rights). Page 2 of 30Contents Contents Overview 4 Who is it for? 4 Recommendations 5 1.1 Individualised care 5 1.2 Diagnosis

2015 National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence - Clinical Guidelines

14. Canadian Consensus on Female Nutrition: Adolescence, Reproduction, Menopause, and Beyond

Canadian Consensus on Female Nutrition: Adolescence, Reproduction, Menopause, and Beyond Canadian Consensus on Female Nutrition: Adolescence, Reproduction, Menopause, and Beyond - Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada Email/Username: Password: Remember me Search Terms Search within Search Volume 38, Issue 6, Pages 508–554.e18 Canadian Consensus on Female Nutrition: Adolescence, Reproduction, Menopause, and Beyond Nutrition Working Group x Deborah L. O'Connor , PhD, RD (Principal Author (...) ; FSH, follicle-stimulating hormone; AMH, anti-mullerian hormone Abstract Objectives To provide health care professionals in Canada with the basic knowledge and tools to provide nutrition guidance to women through their lifecycle. Outcomes Optimal nutrition through the female lifecycle was evaluated, with specific focus on adolescence, pre-conception, pregnancy, postpartum, menopause, and beyond. The guideline begins with an overview of guidance for all women, followed by chapters that examine

2016 Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

15. Management of genitourinary syndrome of menopause in women with or at high risk for breast cancer: consensus recommendations from The North American Menopause Society and The International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health

Management of genitourinary syndrome of menopause in women with or at high risk for breast cancer: consensus recommendations from The North American Menopause Society and The International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health CONSENSUS RECOMMENDATIONS Managementofgenitourinarysyndromeofmenopauseinwomenwith orathighriskforbreastcancer:consensusrecommendationsfromThe North American Menopause Society and The International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health Stephanie S (...) , CCD, NCMP, IF, FACOG, 14 Shari B. Goldfarb, MD, 15 and Sheryl A. Kingsberg, PhD 16 Abstract TheobjectiveofTheNorthAmericanMenopauseSociety(NAMS)andTheInternationalSocietyfortheStudyof Women’s Sexual Health (ISSWSH) Expert Consensus Panel was to create a point of care algorithm for treating genitourinary syndrome of menopause (GSM) in women with or at high risk for breast cancer. The consensus recommendationswillassisthealthcareprovidersinmanagingGSMwithagoalofimprovingthecareandqualityof life

2019 The North American Menopause Society

16. Menopause

Menopause Top results for menopause - Trip Database or use your Google+ account Turning Research Into Practice ALL of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document ANY of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document This EXACT phrase: Title only Anywhere in the document EXCLUDING words: Title only Anywhere in the document Timeframe: to: Combine searches by placing the search numbers in the top search box and pressing the search button. An example search might look like (#1 or #2) and (#3 (...) or #4) Loading history... Population: Intervention: Comparison: Outcome: Population: Intervention: Latest & greatest articles for menopause The Trip Database is a leading resource to help health professionals find trustworthy answers to their clinical questions. Users can access the latest research evidence and guidance to answer their clinical questions. We have a large collection of systematic reviews, clinical guidelines, regulatory guidance, clinical trials and many other forms of evidence

2018 Trip Latest and Greatest

17. Managing menopausal symptoms after breast cancer - a guide for women

Managing menopausal symptoms after breast cancer - a guide for women A guide for women Managing menopausal symptoms after breast cancerManaging menopausal symptoms after breast cancer A guide for womenBreast cancer and early menopause — a guide for younger women First edition published in 2008 by: National Breast and Ovarian Cancer Centre*. Managing menopausal symptoms after breast cancer Second edition published in 2016 by Cancer Australia Locked Bag 3, Strawberry Hills NSW 2012 Tel: 61 2 9357 (...) 9400 Fax: 61 2 9357 9477 canceraustralia.gov.au © Cancer Australia 2016 ISBN Print: 978-1-74127-252-9 Online: 978-1-74127-253-6 CIP: 616.99449 Recommended citation: Cancer Australia. Managing menopausal symptoms after breast cancer. Cancer Australia, Surry Hills, NSW, 2012. Managing menopausal symptoms after breast cancer, can be downloaded or ordered from the Cancer Australia website: canceraustralia.gov.au/resources Copyright statements Paper-based publications This work is copyright. You may

2016 Cancer Australia

18. Post-menopausal Hormone Treatment Update (DOPS, KEEPS)

Post-menopausal Hormone Treatment Update (DOPS, KEEPS) Post Post- -menopausal Hormonal Tx menopausal Hormonal Tx Is the pendulum swinging again? Is the pendulum swinging again? ? ? Pre Pre- -2002 2002 Nurses Health Study (observational) Nurses Health Study (observational) – – Hormones widely recommended for post Hormones widely recommended for post- -menopausal (PM) menopausal (PM) women; lots of potential benefit including women; lots of potential benefit including p p heart disease heart (...) ) ) – – PM hormones aren PM hormones aren’ ’t so bad after all, if used soon after t so bad after all, if used soon after menopausal onset, in younger women, for short time. In fact menopausal onset, in younger women, for short time. In fact one underpowered study says they may even be good. one underpowered study says they may even be good. Another, underpowered study suggests safety may be related Another, underpowered study suggests safety may be related to formulation used. Some reassured; others

2012 RxFiles

19. British Menopause Society update on HRT supply shortages

British Menopause Society update on HRT supply shortages British Menopause Society further update on HRT supply shortages | British Menopause Society Search for: News 2019-08-23T12:14:14+01:00 23 August 2019 | In response to the ongoing HRT shortages, the British Menopause Society has produced this further update on the current availability of HRT products. This provides guidance to BMS members and clinical practitioners who may be experiencing difficulties with HRT supplies. There continues (...) . Available. Zumenon® 1mg oestradiol and 2mg oestradiol. Shortage of supplies. Elleste Solo™ MX patches 40mcg transdermal oestradiol. Available. Elleste Solo™ MX patches 80mcg transdermal oestradiol. Available. Mylan’s manufacturing partner continues to experience interruptions in the production of certain strengths of Elleste™, their Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT). They have informed us that they will continue to provide updates on timing for resolution, as they receive them; to the British Menopause

2019 Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

20. Treatment of Symptoms of the Menopause

Treatment of Symptoms of the Menopause '); '); Treatment of the Symptoms of Menopause Guideline Resources | Endocrine Society Hormone Science to Health / › › › Guidelines and Clinical Practice Section + Full Guideline: JCEM | November 2015 Cynthia A. Stuenkel (chair), Susan R. Davis, Anne Gompel, Mary Ann Lumsden, M. Hassan Murad, JoAnn V. Pinkerton, and Richard J. Santen The 2015 guideline addresses: General evaluation and health considerations for menopausal women Evaluating hormone (...) replacement options and associated risks Monitoring patients during hormone therapies Treating genitourinary syndrome Resources | ENDO 2015 | Guideline Central | Hormone Health Network | Endocrine Society Treatment of Symptoms of the Menopause: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline | ENDO 2015 Essential Points The Endocrine Society recommends that women with a uterus who decide to undergo menopausal hormone therapy with estrogen and progestogen be informed about risks and benefits, including

2015 The Endocrine Society