Textbook of Periconceptional Medicine

Textbook of Periconceptional Medicine

By: Ian Greer (editor), Eric Steegers (editor), Nicholas Macklon (editor)Hardback

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A new subspecialty is growing at the interface of reproductive medicine and perinatology: infertility. Textbook of Periconceptional Medicine provides an authoritative and comprehensive reference resource for those providing medical care to women trying to conceive a healthy pregnancy. A revolutionary first edition, this text brings together a number of difficult and usually separate topics and provides the busy clinician with one authoritative and methodical reference. Reflecting the breadth of modern clinical practice in this emerging therapy area, this integrated text incorporates aspects of all the relevant existing expertise, including: Preconceptual counseling Fertility investigation Therapy and management of preconception through the first trimester of pregnancy

About Author

Professor of Infertility & Periconceptional Medicine, University Medical Center, Utrecht, Netherlands Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Glasgow, UK Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands


Preconception Genetics and Conception Lifestyle and Conception Preconceptual Counseling Preparing the High-Risk Patient The Patient with Renal Disease The Patient with an Organ Transplant The Patient with Hypertension The Patient with Cardiac Disease The Patient with Thyroid Disease The Patient with Diabetes The Patient with Epilepsy The Patient with Thrombosis and Bleeding Disorders The Patient with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome The Patient with HIV The Patient with Cystic Fibrosis The Patient with Inflammatory Bowel Disease The Patient with Prolactinoma Periconceptional Issues in Neuromuscular Disorders The Patient with or at Risk of Severe Mental Illness Achieving Pregnancy How to Conceive: Evidence Based Fertility Investigation The Anovulatory Patient The Patient with Endometriosis The Patient with Poor Sperm Quality The Patient with Tubal Disease The Couple with Unexplained Infertility The Patient from the Developing World Older Woman Wishing to Conceive Psychological Aspects of Fertility Therapy The Luteal Phase Implantation Failure Management of Early Pregnancy Early Placental Development The Immunology of Early Pregnancy Mechanisms and Nomenclature of Early Pregnancy Loss Antiphospholipid Syndrome, Heritable Thrombophilia and Early Pregnancy Loss Ultrasound in Early Pregnancy Evidence Based Investigation and Management of Miscarriage Ectopic Pregnancy after Fertility Treatment Molar Pregnancy Multiple Pregnancy Cervical Cerclage and Pregnancy Loss The IVF Pregnancy: High Risk Management?

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780415458924
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 354
  • ID: 9780415458924
  • weight: 1293
  • ISBN10: 0415458927

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