The Curbsiders Internal Medicine Podcast

#409 Hormonal and Nonhormonal Therapy for Vasomotor Symptoms of Menopause

Sept. 25, 2023

Master hormonal and nonhormonal therapies for menopausal symptoms including vasomotor symptoms (VMS).  We’re joined by Dr. Monica Christmas, @drmonicaxmas (UChicago Medicine). 

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Show Segments

  • Intro
  • Nonpharmacologic management of vasomotor symptoms (VMS)
  • Non-hormonal therapy for menopause
  • Taking a history for menopausal symptoms, VMS
  • Hormone therapy (HT) risk assessment, counseling
  • Prescribing Hormone therapy
  • Troubleshooting hormone therapy
  • Premature menopause and primary ovarian insufficiency
  • Discontinuation of hormone therapy
  • Outro


  • Written and Produced by: Matthew Watto MD, FACP
  • Show Notes: Matthew Watto MD, FACP
  • Cover Art and Infographic: Matthew Watto MD, FACP
  • Hosts: Matthew Watto MD, FACP; Paul Williams MD, FACP   
  • Reviewer: Molly Heublein MD
  • Showrunners: Matthew Watto MD, FACP; Paul Williams MD, FACP
  • Technical Production: PodPaste
  • Guest: Monica Christmas MD


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