Menopause Management: New Strategies That Improve Women’s Lives

OB-GYN and reproductive health specialist Michael Policar, MD, MPH, offers an evidence-based guide to easing the symptoms of perimenopause and menopause. Providing clear criteria for when a patient has entered either phase, he discusses the range of effective treatments – from nonhormonal options, such as SSRIs, to transdermal estrogen therapy, with potential benefits over oral. Includes useful dosing charts for initiating therapies and finding optimal doses.

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Michael Policar, MD, MPH.

Michael Policar, MD, MPH

Clinical Professor

Prior to joining UCSF, Dr. Policar was Vice President of Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer of the NorthBay Healthcare System in Fairfield, California. From 1994 through 1999, he was Medical Director of the Partnership HealthPlan ...

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