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Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study (KEEPS)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified September 2009 by Kronos Longevity Research Institute.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: September 12, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 14, 2009
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Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Inc.
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Columbia University
Mayo Clinic
University of California, San Francisco
University of Utah
University of Washington
Yale University
Information provided by:
Kronos Longevity Research Institute
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
  Study Status: This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
  Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2012
  Estimated Primary Completion Date: May 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Owen CM, Pal L, Mumford SL, Freeman R, Isaac B, McDonald L, Santoro N, Taylor HS, Wolff EF. Effects of hormones on skin wrinkles and rigidity vary by race/ethnicity: four-year follow-up from the ancillary skin study of the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study. Fertil Steril. 2016 Oct;106(5):1170-1175.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2016.06.023. Epub 2016 Jul 5.
Gleason CE, Dowling NM, Wharton W, Manson JE, Miller VM, Atwood CS, Brinton EA, Cedars MI, Lobo RA, Merriam GR, Neal-Perry G, Santoro NF, Taylor HS, Black DM, Budoff MJ, Hodis HN, Naftolin F, Harman SM, Asthana S. Effects of Hormone Therapy on Cognition and Mood in Recently Postmenopausal Women: Findings from the Randomized, Controlled KEEPS-Cognitive and Affective Study. PLoS Med. 2015 Jun 2;12(6):e1001833; discussion e1001833. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001833. eCollection 2015 Jun.
Harman SM, Black DM, Naftolin F, Brinton EA, Budoff MJ, Cedars MI, Hopkins PN, Lobo RA, Manson JE, Merriam GR, Miller VM, Neal-Perry G, Santoro N, Taylor HS, Vittinghoff E, Yan M, Hodis HN. Arterial imaging outcomes and cardiovascular risk factors in recently menopausal women: a randomized trial. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Aug 19;161(4):249-60. doi: 10.7326/M14-0353.
Dowling NM, Gleason CE, Manson JE, Hodis HN, Miller VM, Brinton EA, Neal-Perry G, Santoro MN, Cedars M, Lobo R, Merriam GR, Wharton W, Naftolin F, Taylor H, Harman SM, Asthana S. Characterization of vascular disease risk in postmenopausal women and its association with cognitive performance. PLoS One. 2013 Jul 17;8(7):e68741. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0068741. Print 2013.
Ogorodnikova AD, Khan UI, McGinn AP, Zeb I, Budoff MJ, Harman SM, Miller VM, Brinton EA, Manson JE, Hodis HN, Merriam GR, Cedars MI, Taylor HS, Naftolin F, Lobo RA, Santoro N, Wildman RP. Ectopic fat and adipokines in metabolically benign overweight/obese women: the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013 Aug;21(8):1726-33. doi: 10.1002/oby.20200. Epub 2013 May 13.
Farr JN, Khosla S, Miyabara Y, Miller VM, Kearns AE. Effects of estrogen with micronized progesterone on cortical and trabecular bone mass and microstructure in recently postmenopausal women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Feb;98(2):E249-57. doi: 10.1210/jc.2012-3406. Epub 2013 Jan 15.
Wolff EF, He Y, Black DM, Brinton EA, Budoff MJ, Cedars MI, Hodis HN, Lobo RA, Manson JE, Merriam GR, Miller VM, Naftolin F, Pal L, Santoro N, Zhang H, Harman SM, Taylor HS. Self-reported menopausal symptoms, coronary artery calcification, and carotid intima-media thickness in recently menopausal women screened for the Kronos early estrogen prevention study (KEEPS). Fertil Steril. 2013 Apr;99(5):1385-91. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2012.11.053. Epub 2013 Jan 8.
Huang G, Wang D, Khan UI, Zeb I, Manson JE, Miller V, Hodis HN, Budoff MJ, Merriam GR, Harman MS, Brinton EA, Cedars MI, Su Y, Lobo RA, Naftolin F, Santoro N, Taylor HS, Wildman RP. Associations between retinol-binding protein 4 and cardiometabolic risk factors and subclinical atherosclerosis in recently postmenopausal women: cross-sectional analyses from the KEEPS study. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2012 May 15;11:52. doi: 10.1186/1475-2840-11-52.
Huang G, Wang D, Zeb I, Budoff MJ, Harman SM, Miller V, Brinton EA, El Khoudary SR, Manson JE, Sowers MR, Hodis HN, Merriam GR, Cedars MI, Taylor HS, Naftolin F, Lobo RA, Santoro N, Wildman RP. Intra-thoracic fat, cardiometabolic risk factors, and subclinical cardiovascular disease in healthy, recently menopausal women screened for the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study (KEEPS). Atherosclerosis. 2012 Mar;221(1):198-205. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2011.12.004. Epub 2011 Dec 9.
Henderson VW. Aging, estrogens, and episodic memory in women. Cogn Behav Neurol. 2009 Dec;22(4):205-14. doi: 10.1097/WNN.0b013e3181a74ce7. Review.
Mulvagh SL, Behrenbeck T, Lahr BA, Bailey KR, Zais TG, Araoz PA, Miller VM. Endothelial function and cardiovascular risk stratification in menopausal women. Climacteric. 2010 Feb;13(1):45-54. doi: 10.3109/13697130902943287.

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