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Commentary on: Testosterone replacement therapy and cardiovascular disease

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In this review, previous studies have demonstrated that TRT may be associated with decreased rates of adverse cardiovascular events with lower morbidties and mortality. Crucial outcomes of future randomized trials such as the TRAVERSE STUDY—Replacement Therapy (TRT) on the Incidence of Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events (MACE) and Efficacy Measures in Hypogonadal Men is eagerly awaited to shed some light on the safety and potential impact of TRT use on cardiovascular health and risks. Until then, it is recommended that clinicians carefully monitor potential cardiac side effects of patients using TRT.

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All authors contributed equally to paper. Authors DN and DS contributed to analyzing data and writing papers and references. Author OAR contributed and supervised the complete and final version of the paper and provided extensive revisions and final conclusions.

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The original online version of this article was revised: In this article the title was incorrectly given as “Commentary on: Testosterone replacement therapy and cardiovascular disease IJIR-11-2021-317” but should have been “Commentary on: Testosterone replacement therapy and cardiovascular disease”. The original article has been corrected.

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Nusbaum, D., Sudhakar, D. & Raheem, O.A. Commentary on: Testosterone replacement therapy and cardiovascular disease. Int J Impot Res 34, 691–692 (2022).

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