When teaching a perimenopausal woman measures to reduce the risk of osteoporosis, the nurse should emphasize the importance of
weight bearing exercise
When discussing estrogen replacement therapy with a perimenopausal woman, the nurse would include the risks of
True or False: An increase in estrogen levels in menopause caused an increase in breast density
FALSE: An increase in estrogen levels in menopause caused a DECREASED in breast density
The nurse recognizes that the cardinal sign of endometrial cancer in a postmenopausal woman is
A postmenopausal woman is being counseled by the nurse regarding hormonal replacement therapy. The nurse instructs the patient that she should stop taking the medication and notify her primary practitioner if which of the following symptoms occurs?
Which one of the following is a risk factor associated with breast cancer?