AHA Scientifis Statement. Menopause Transition and Cardiovascular Disease Risk: Implications for Timing of Early Prevention. Circulation. 2020 online
Here, we summarize the salient content provided in the preceding sections:
1. The median age of natural menopause is 50 years. Natural menopause is considered premature if it occurs before 40 years of age and early if it occurs between 40 and 45 years of age.
2. Because of the trends for increases in overall life expectancy in the United States, a significant pro-portion of women will spend up to 40% of their lives postmenopausal …
Circulation, grudzień 2020