Risk of Incident Coronary Heart Disease Events in Men Compared to Women by Menopause Type and Race
European Continental Ancestry Group
Health Status Disparities
Sex differences in the risk of incident CHD events were larger among whites than blacks and varied by type of menopause. Women consistently had a lower risk of incident CHD death than men, but the magnitude of sex differences was greater in whites than blacks for nonfatal events, regardless of menopause type.