Obstetrics & Gynaecology – MCQ 5 – Hormone replacement therapy

HRT is useful in all except
a) Flushing
b) Osteoporosis
c) Vaginal atrophy
d) Coronary heart disease

Correct answer : d) Coronary heart disease

Hormone replacement therapy does not provide any protective effect with regard to heart disease. It actually increases the risk of coronary artery disease and thromboembolic events.

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