Clinical Reproductive Medicine and Surgery

A Practical Guide

Editors: Falcone, Tommaso, Hurd, William W. (Eds.)

  • ​​Covers gynecologic disorders that impact fertility
  • Includes an introductory section on basic reproductive biology
  • Offers a section on reproductive imaging, including US and MRI of the reproductive organs
  • Provides step-by-step guidance on how to perform reproductive surgery procedures, including intrauterine device insertion and laparoscopic surgery with detailed images
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Clinical Reproductive Medicine and Surgery offers a succinct overview of both the medical and surgical management of reproductive disorders, as well as coverage of associated imaging modalities. The book includes chapters on major reproductive endocrinology and infertility issues such as polycystic ovary syndrome and amenorrhea, management of endometriosis and fibroids (including interventional radiology), imaging modalities such as ultrasonography and sonohysterography, preservation of fertility, and recurrent pregnancy loss. Residents, fellows, and practitioners interested in reproductive endocrinology and infertility will find this focused and practical text invaluable.

About the authors

Tommaso Falcone, MD, FRCS(C), FACOG, is Professor of Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University and Chairman of the Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health Institute at the Cleveland Clinic. He is Vice Chairman of the Office of Professional Staff Affairs of the Cleveland Clinic. He is co-editor of a textbook, Clinical Reproductive Medicine and Surgery (Elsevier). He is co-author of a laparoscopic surgery atlas (Elsevier) and co-editor of Congenital Mullerian Anomalies (Lippincott). He is also co-author of a patient educational book titled Overcoming Infertility. Dr. Hurd is Professor of Reproductive Biology and the Lilian Hanna Baldwin Chair endowed in Gynecology and Obstetrics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. He is Chief of Reproductive Endocrinology Infertility at University Hospitals/MacDonald Women's Hospital. For almost two decades, he has been an active clinician and researcher focusing on reproductive endocrinology and infertility. He started his academic career as the Director of the IVF program at the University of Michigan Medical School. He then directed the IVF program and Reproductive Endocrinology Division at Indiana University School of Medicine. Most recently, he was the Chief of OB/GYN and the Assistant Dean for Military Affairs at Write State University School of Medicine in Dayton Ohio. Dr. Hurd came to University Hospitals in 2007 after finishing a 31 year career with the US Air Force Reserve.

Table of contents (21 chapters)

  • Ovarian Hormones: Structure, Biosynthesis, Function, Mechanism of Action, and Laboratory Diagnosis

    Gupta, Manjula K. (et al.)

    Pages 1-30

  • Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Ovarian Axis and Control of the Menstrual Cycle

    Beshay, Victor E. (et al.)

    Pages 31-42

  • Female and Male Gametogenesis

    Desai, Nina (et al.)

    Pages 43-62

  • Normal Puberty and Pubertal Disorders

    Solnik, M. Jonathon (et al.)

    Pages 63-73

  • Fertilization and Implantation

    Mutlu, Levent (et al.)

    Pages 75-90

Buy this book

eBook $159.00
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  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $209.00
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Clinical Reproductive Medicine and Surgery
Book Subtitle
A Practical Guide
Editors
  • Tommaso Falcone
  • William W. Hurd
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-6837-0
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-6837-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4899-9796-8
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XIII, 340
Number of Illustrations and Tables
61 b/w illustrations, 42 illustrations in colour
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