ISBN 9781107607866,Subfertility Hand Book: A Clinicians Guide

Subfertility Hand Book: A Clinicians Guide



Cambridge University Press India Pvt. Ltd.

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9781107607866

ISBN-10 1107607868

Paper Back

Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 248 Pages
Language (English)

Community nursing

The fully revised and updated second edition of thispracticalhandbook provides comprehensive coverage of all aspectsofsubfertility, including treatment and diagnosis. Each chapteriswritten by a recognized world expert in the field and,together,they aim to provide state of the art answers to all theproblems ofsubfertility in a single Volume. The introductorychapter providesa flow-chart approach to systematic diagnosis andtreatment.Clearly written and easy to read, the subsequent chaptersdescribewhat questions to ask, how to investigate, and what eachtreatmentrequires. With an expanded international team of authors,this newedition also offers new chapters devoted to thirdpartyreproduction and in vitro maturation of oocytes. Frommedicalstudents studying for examinations to consultant physicians,thisVolume is a must-have reference for anyone dealing with coupleswhohave fertility problems.
1. Sub-fertility-a logical approach
2. Pre-pregnancy counselling and treatment
3. The first interview with the new couple
4. Investigation of the female patient
5. Assessment of the male partner
6. Ultrasound in the investigation of the subfertile female
7. Treatment options for male infertility
8. The management of anovulation, including PCOS
9. The role of artificial insemination with partner semen inanART program
10. Early pregnancy loss
11. In-vitro fertilization: indications, stimulation andclinicaltechniques
12. In-vitro maturation
13. The use of donor insemination
14. Using donor oocytes
15. Embryo donation: practice and ethical dilemmas
16. Endometriosis and its treatment
17. The role of surgery in female subfertility
18. Laboratory techniques in IVF
19. Infertility counseling