Neuroendocrinology: Oestrogen therapy affects brain structure but not function

Nat Rev Neurol. 2016 Sep 28;12(10):561-2. doi: 10.1038/nrneurol.2016.147.
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Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Brain / diagnostic imaging
  • Brain / drug effects*
  • Cerebral Ventricles / diagnostic imaging
  • Cerebral Ventricles / drug effects
  • Cognitive Dysfunction / chemically induced*
  • Estradiol / pharmacology
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy / adverse effects*
  • Estrogens / pharmacology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Postmenopause / drug effects*
  • White Matter / diagnostic imaging
  • White Matter / drug effects

Substances

  • Estrogens
  • Estradiol