This small-sized book concentrates on highlighting some practical
issues mainly related to infertility and assisted reproduction. You will find
detailed answers for many controversial issues in this field.
The main purpose of this book
is to address some important issues related to gynecologic laparoscopy. This
book is unique in that it will review common, useful information about certain
laparoscopic procedures, including technique and instruments, and then discuss
common difficulties faced during each operation.
This book explains the following topics: Prolactin: Physiologic and Pathologic Associations, Pubertal and
Midlife Changes, Male Reproductive Function, The Ovarian Lifecycle,
Fertilization, Early Pregnancy And It's Disorders, Infertility Seminar,
Gynecologic Disorders, Clinical Radiology in OB/GYN, Physiology of Normal Labor
and Delivery, Maternal Physiology and Prenatal Care, Clinical Genetics,
Infectious Diseases and AIDS, Contraception or Sexual Differentiation.
This note is designed to give the student a clear understanding
of the pathophysiology of the menstrual cycle, fertilization, implantation, ovum
growth development, differentiation and associated abnormalities. Disorders of
fetal development including the principles of teratology and the mechanism of
normal and abnormal parturition will be covered as well as the pathophysiology
of the breast and disorders of lactation. Fetal asphyxia and its consequences
will be reviewed with emphasis on the technology currently available for its
Gynecology is frequently
changing due to extensive implementation of high technology in both, the
diagnosis and management of gynecologic problems. General gynecologists,
gynecologic endocrinologists, infertility specialists, gynecologic endoscopists,
and gynecologic oncologists will find attractive, new information in this book.
This note covers the following
topics: Silicone Chemistry, Implant Catalogue, Implant Types, Implant Shell
Characteristics, Silicone Toxicology, Reoperations and Specific Local and
Perioperative Complications, Immunology of Silicone.
Bondurant, Virginia Ernster and Roger Herdman
This book was written primarily for physicians. It is not an easy,
casual read for the lay person. Covered topics are: Examination Technique, The
Ovaries, The Uterus, The Endometrium, Ovulation Induction and IVF.
This book covers the following topics: Is Ultrasound Safe During
Pregnancy, How Does Ultrasound Work?, The Ultrasound Equipment, How is an
Ultrasound Performed?, Ovaries, Uterus, Fibroids, The Parts of a Pregnancy,
Placenta, How Far Along is My Pregnancy?, When Should the Heartbeat be
Detected?, When Does the Fetus Begin to Move?, How Long is the Fetus/Embryo and
How Much Does It Grow, How Much Does the Fetus/Embryo Weigh?, When Can the
Gender of the Fetus be Determined?, The MSAFP, MSAFP-PLUS and The
Level II Ultrasound.