Infertility in Practice, Third Edition

Infertility in Practice, Third Edition

by Adam H Balen



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415450676
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/11/2008
Series: Reproductive Medicine and Assisted Reproductive Techniques Series
Edition description: REV
Pages: 464
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

ADAM H. BALEN is Professor of Reproductive Medicine and Surgery at St. James’ University Hospital, Leeds General Infirmary and the University of Leeds, Leeds, UK.

Table of Contents

Preface. Foreword. Section I: Infertility – background, diagnosis and counseling. 1. Infertility – epidemiology, diagnosis, counseling. 2. Prevention of infertility. 3. Planning a pregnancy. 4. Obesity and reproduction. 5. Investigation infertility. 6. Counseling. Section II: Management – diagnosis and treatment. 7. Anovulatory infertility and ovulation induction. 8. Polycystic ovary syndrome. 9. Ovarian failure and resistant ovary syndrome. 10. Endometriosis. 11. Tubal infertility and fibroids. 12. Male factor infertility. 13. Unexplained infertility. Section III: Assisted contraception, ethics, and the Human Fertilization and Embryology Authority. 14. Assisted conception. 15. The Human Fertilization and Embryology Authority (HFEA). 16. Ethical Issues. 17. Follow-up of children born from assisted reproduction techniques. Section IV: Complications of treatment. 18. Complications of ovarian stimulation. 19. Emerging therapies. Section V. Pregnancy. 20. Miscarriage after fertility treatment. 21. Recurrent miscarriage. 22. Ectopic pregnancy. Section VI: Treatment Failure 23. When to stop treatment and other options.

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