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Principles of Oocyte and Embryo Donation

Editors: Sauer, Mark V. (Ed.)

  • A definitive reference by the leading authorities in this rapidly moving field. Covers the medical, surgical, legal, and ethical aspects of establishing and maintaining an office-based egg donation program. As many women have chosen to delay childbearing until later in life, the techniques described in this text are more timely than ever beforeindeed, the number of oocyte donation procedures doubled between 1993 and 1995. This book is a must-have reference for all health care providers of Assisted Reproductive Technology programs, reproductive endocrinologists, obstetrician- gynecologists, and fellows in reproductive endocrinology and infertility.

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Principles of Oocyte and Embryo Donation is the definitive textbook on the medical, surgical, legal, and ethical aspects of establishing and maintaining an office-based egg donation program. The editor has assembled an international list of authors with known expertise in this rapidly expanding field. Comphrensive, yet practical, chapters include: * indications and success rates * screening and demographics of recipients and donors * preparation of the endometrium * synchronization of cycles * obstetrical outcomes * risks and complications * gestational carriers * consents and contracts * ethics The clinical steps and procedures are clearly outlined in photographs and line drawings. This book is a must-have reference for all health care providers of ART programs, reproductive endocrinologists, obstetrician- gynecologists, and fellows in reproductive endocrinology and infertility.

Table of contents (23 chapters)

  • Historical Evolution of Oocyte and Embryo Donation as a Treatment for Intractable Infertility

    Buster, John E.

    Pages 1-9

  • Indications, Success Rates, and Outcomes

    Lindheim, Steven R.

    Pages 11-26

  • Selection and Screening of Potential Oocyte Recipients

    Bustillo, Maria

    Pages 27-34

  • Selection and Screening of Potential Oocyte Donors

    Gorrill, Marsha J.

    Pages 35-52

  • Genetic Aspects of Donor Selection

    Brown, Stephen

    Pages 53-63

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eBook $139.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4612-1640-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $179.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4612-7226-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Principles of Oocyte and Embryo Donation
Editors
  • Mark V. Sauer
Copyright
1998
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4612-1640-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4612-1640-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4612-7226-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 367
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