Principles & Practice of Assisted Reproductive Technology (3 Vols)

Principles & Practice of Assisted Reproductive Technology (3 Vols)

By: Kamini A. Rao (author)Hardback

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This three volume set is a comprehensive guide to Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) for clinicians. Volume one begins with an introduction to infertility, describing physiology, endocrinology and infertility in both men and women. The following sections provide in depth discussion on ART, from ovulation induction and intrauterine insemination, to complications, outcomes and ethical issues. The second volume is dedicated to In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) and related procedures, whilst volume three is an atlas of embryology. This practical manual is an invaluable reference for clinicians specialising in infertility management and includes nearly 1000 full colour photographs, each with a brief description to enhance understanding. Key points Three volume set - complete guide to ART Each volume dedicated to specific topic - Infertility, IVF & Related Procedures, and Atlas of Embryology Includes nearly 1000 photographs with descriptions Invaluable reference for practising clinicians

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Kamini Rao DGO DORCP DCh FRCOG (UK) MCh (UK) FICOG PGDMLE (Law) Milann Infertility Centre, Jayanagar, Bangalore, Karnataka, India


Volume 1: Infertility SECTION 1: PHYSIOLOGY Anatomy and physiology of male & female reproductive system Ooogenesis and Folliculogenesis Physiology of Menstrual Cycle Human spermatozoa - Production and Migration The Human Sperm : Its Contribution to Fertilization and embryogenesis Endometrial receptivity Embryo maternal dialogue and Implantation SECTION 2: REPRODUCTIVE ENDOCRINOLOGY Hyperprolactinemia and Thyroid disorders Hirsutism Fertility treatment in Primary and Secondary Amenorrhoea Luteal Phase defect Anovulatory infertility SECTION 3: MALE INFERTILITY Etiology and Pathophysiology of male infertility Clinical and Endocrinological evaluation of the infertile male The Microbiology of semen and Infections of the Male Genito urinary tract Sexual Dysfunction Cytogenetics of male infertility Role of sonography and doppler in male infertility Varicocele and its role in male infertility Medical Management of male infertility Management of Azoospermia Sperm Retrieval techniques SECTION 4: GENERAL OVERVIEW Patient selection and management Immunology in Infertility Environmental factors affecting fertility Declining fertility SECTION 5: FEMALE FACTOR INFERTILITY Evaluation of infertile female Uterine and Cervical factors in Infertility Tubal factors in Infertility Role of HSG and SSG in evaluating the fallopian tubes Infections and infertility Tuberculosis and Infertility Transvaginal sonography and Doppler in female Infertility Endoscopy in Infertility Assessment of ovarian reserve Endometriosis and Infertility Role of fibroids in infertility Reconstructive Surgeries enhancing infertility Obesity and Infertility Unexplained Infertility Fertility preservation in female patients SECTION 6: OVULATION INDUCTION Drugs for Controlled ovarian stimulation Super Ovulation Strategies in Assisted conception GnRH Agonists GnRH Antagonists Monitoring of ovulation induction Ovulation trigger Individualized stimulation protocol Mild stimulation protocols Role of LH in ovarian stimulation Progesterone in ovarian stimulation Prognosticating and Optimizing IVF outcome Luteal phase support SECTION 7: INTRAUTERINE INSEMINATION Intrauterine Insemination Optimizing success in IUI SECTION 8: ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNIQUES Anaesthesia and IVF Oocyte retrieval Embryo Transfer SECTION 9: DILEMMAS IN ART Treatment strategies in poor responders Recurrent Implantation Failure Empty Follicle Syndrome Single Embryo Transfer Role of Aneuploidy screening in pre implantation embryos Epigenetics and AR SECTION 10: COMPLICATIONS OF ART Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Ectopic Pregnancy Latrogenic multiple pregnancy Fetal Reduction Oncogenic risks related to ART SECTION 11: THIRD PARTY REPRODUCTION Oocyte and Embryo Donation Oocyte Sharing Programmes Surrogacy Challenges faced in setting up a Surrogate house within the ICMR guidelines Adoption SECTION 12: MISCELLANEOUS Batch IVF Alternatives of ART Endometrial preparation in FET cycles SECTION 13: OUTCOME FOLLOWING ART Obstetric outcome following ART Outcome of children born through ART SECTION 14: GRIEF COUNSELLING SECTION 15: ETHICAL AND LEGAL ISSUES Ethical legal and social issues of modern ART treatment SECTION 16: FUTURE CLINICAL APPLICATIONS Endometrial stem cells and reproduction Volume 2: IVF and Related Procedures SECTION 1: ANDROLOGY Semen Analysis in 21st Century Medicine-A Paradigm Shift Sperm Chromatin Assessment Ejaculatory Failure Sperm Preparation in Assisted Conception: Laboratory Techniques Semen Banking SECTION 2: EMBRYOLOGY History of In Vitro Fertilization In Vitro Fertilization and Embryo Transfer Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection Analysis of Fertilization Morphological Assessment of Oocyte and Embryo Blastocyst Culture and Transfer Advantages and Disadvantages of Embryo Transfer on Day 2, Day 3 and Blastocyst Stage Embryo Transfer Techniques Cryopreservation of Oocytes and Embryos by Slow Freezing Method Oocyte Vitrification Vitrification SECTION 3: ADVANCES IN ASSISTED REPRODUCTVE TECHNOLOGIES Assisted Hatching Embryo Biopsy for Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis In Vitro Maturation of Oocytes: A Practical Approach Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation Time Lapse Video for Assessing the Embryos Polarization Microscopy OMICS IMSI and its Clinical Significance Microfluidics in ART SECTION 4: ETHICAL AND LEGAL ISSUES Certification and Accreditation-Relevance to an IVF Center Accreditation of an ART Laboratory SECTION 5: LABORATORY MANAGEMENT Setting-up an ART Laboratory Quality Control of IVF Laboratory Culture Systems Micromanipulators Troubleshooting in ART Volume 3: Atlas of Embryology Oocyte Cumulus Complex Evaluation Oocyte Nuclear Maturity Evaluation Oocyte Dysmorphisms The Sperm Normal Embryo Development Embryo Scoring In Vitro Fertilization/Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection Advanced Techniques Cryopreservation Assisted Reproductive Technology Lab Setting

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  • ISBN13: 9789350907368
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1300
  • ID: 9789350907368
  • weight: 3100
  • ISBN10: 9350907364

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