Intra-Uterine Insemination: Evidence Based Guidelines for Daily Practice (Reproductive Medicine & Assisted Reproductive Techniques)

Intra-Uterine Insemination: Evidence Based Guidelines for Daily Practice (Reproductive Medicine & Assisted Reproductive Techniques)

By: Willem Ombelet (editor), Ben Cohlen (editor)Paperback

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Intra-uterine insemination (IUI) is a widely used fertility treatment for couples with unexplained and male subfertility. Although it is less invasive and less expensive than l other treatment options such as in vitro fertilization, several factors affect its outcome. In addition, IUI remains controversial due to concerns about some of the possible aspects of treatment, including side-effects such multiple pregnancies. This comprehensive evidence-based book from an international IUI expert team explores all of these topics and provides clear guidelines for daily practice.


General Introduction to Intra-Uterine Insemination (IUI) as a Treatment for Subfertility: The Impressions of an Old-Timer Egbert te Velde Diagnostic Work-Up before IUI Janne-Meije van Weert, Harold Verhoeve, and Ben Willem Mol When to Start IUI? Pieternel Steures and Jan Willem van der Steeg Indications for IUI Ben Cohlen and Hasan N. Sallam Immunologic Male Infertility Benny Verheyden Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Female Age Felicia Yarde and Frank J.M. Broekmans Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Male Age Michael de Brucker and Herman Tournaye Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Weight Influences John C. Petrozza, Irene Dimitriadis, and Pratap Kumar Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Semen Quality Willem Ombelet, Nathalie Dhont, and Thinus Kruger Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Semen Preparation Techniques Martine Nijs and Carolien M. Boomsma Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Time Interval as a Prognostic Factor Roberto Matorras, Olga Ramon, Beatriz Corcostegui, Lorena Crisol, and Antonia Exposito Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Number of Cycles to Perform Inge M. Custers Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Perifollicular Flow and Endometrial Thickness Geeta Nargund, Vasileios Sarafis, and Stuart Campbell Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Timing and Number of Inseminations per Cycle Astrid E.P. Cantineau and Ben Cohlen Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Site of Insemination in Therapeutic Donor Insemination Femke P.A.L. Kop Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Immobilization after IUI Inge M. Custers Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Ovarian Hyperstimulation Ben Cohlen, Rosa Tur, and Rosario Buxaderas Factors Influencing IUI Outcome: Luteal Phase Support Ahmet Erdem Fallopian Sperm Perfusion: Evidence on IUI versus Fallopian Sperm Perfusion Willem Ombelet, Arne Sunde, and Jarl A. Kahn Media Supplements: Platelet Activating Factor Improves Sperm Motility and IUI Outcomes Linda M. Street, Bonnie Patel, and William E. Roudebush Oxidative Stress and IUI Outcomes Alaa Hamada, Ashok Agarwal, and Sergio Oehninger Cost-Effectiveness of IUI Lobke M. Moolenaar, Ben Willem Mol, and Bradley J. Van Voorhis Minimal Standards and Organization for Donor Sperm Banking Nicolas Garrido and Antonio Pellicer Indications for Donor Sperm Including Lesbian Couples and Single Women Anne Brewaeys IUI and Psychological Aspects Chris Verhaak and Jacky Boivin Risk Factors for Higher-Order Multiple Pregnancies Following Stimulated IUI Alexandra J. Bensdorp, Ben Willem Mol, and Fulco van der Veen Prevention of Multiple Pregnancies after IUI Diane de Neubourg, Jan Bosteels, and Thomas D'Hooghe Perinatal Outcome after IUI Willem Ombelet and Petra de Sutter IUI-Associated Infection Risks and Preventative Measures Carin Huyser Cancer and Semen Preservation Roelof Menkveld Preconception Gender Selection: Laboratory Aspects Lars Bjoerndahl Preconception Sex Selection: Ethical Evaluation Guido Pennings Factors Affecting the Success of IUI: Implications for Developing Countries Hasan N. Sallam SWOT Analysis of Accessible IUI in Developing Countries, Resource-Poor Settings, and Primary Care Centers Willem Ombelet and Sheryl Vanderpoel Summary: Levels of Evidence of All Statements Summary: Grade of Strength of All Recommendations

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781841849881
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 220
  • ID: 9781841849881
  • weight: 612
  • ISBN10: 184184988X

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