Intervention Protocol

Progestogens for hot flushes

  1. Helen Roberts1,*,
  2. Anne Lethaby2,
  3. Deborah Johnstone3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Menstrual Disorders and Subfertility Group

Published Online: 6 OCT 2010

Assessed as up-to-date: 2 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008769

How to Cite

Roberts H, Lethaby A, Johnstone D. Progestogens for hot flushes (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD008769. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008769.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences University of Auckland, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Auckland, New Zealand

  2. 2

    School of Population Health,University of Auckland, Section of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Auckland, New Zealand

  3. 3

    Auckland Hospital, Obstretics & Gynecology, Auckland, New Zealand

*Helen Roberts, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, 1003, New Zealand.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 6 OCT 2010




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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To determine the effectiveness and safety of progestogens in the management of hot flushes and night sweats compared to placebo, oestrogen, or combined oestrogen plus progestogen.