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Author Sher, Geoffrey, 1943-

Title In vitro fertilization : the A.R.T. of making babies (assisted reproductive technology) / Geoffrey Sher, Virginia Marriage Davis, Jean Stoess.

Imprint New York : Skyhorse Pub., c2013.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    618.178 SHE 2013    Available
Edition 4th ed., updated and rev.
Description 394 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents The growing dilemma of infertility -- The anatomy and physiology of reproduction -- Natural conception and IVF : two pathways to pregnancy -- IVF step 1 : preparation for IVF treatment -- IVF step 2 : controlled ovarian stimulation (COS) -- IVF step 3 : egg retrieval -- IVF step 4 : embryo transfer -- The five ultimatums for successful IVF candidates -- Other conditions that compromise fertility -- Is IVF the most appropriate option? -- Shaping realistic expectations about IVF -- How to find the right IVF program -- IUI, GIFT, and other alternatives to IVF -- Recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL) -- Other options for couples with intractable infertility -- Miscellaneous considerations -- The nine most common questions and concerns about IVF -- Putting the IVF house in order.
Subject Human reproductive technology.
Fertilization in vitro, Human.
Added Author Davis, Virginia Marriage.
Stoess, Jean.
Added Title Art of making babies
A.R.T. of making babies
ISBN 9781620876060 paperback
162087606X paperback

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