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The Couple's Guide To In Vitro Fertilization: Everything You Need To Know To Maximize Your Chances Of SuccessDespite the fact that it is an expensive, complex, emotionally draining, and often last-ditch fertility treatment, there are now over 250,000 couples who consider in vitro fertilization (IVF) every year; more than 125,000 couples decide to undergo it. While dry, clinical information is available, there is a gaping need for sisterly advice from someone who’s been through the process herself.From evaluating care and preparing for the complicated process to understanding egg retrieval and embryo tr…

In Vitro Fertilization: The A.R.T. of Making Babies (Assisted Reproductive Technology)This extensively updated and revised edition of In Vitro Fertilization: The A.R.T. of Making Babies addresses the key issues and concerns of infertile couples. Written by one of the top in vitro specialists in the country, this book discusses in plain language everything couples need to know about IVF. From how to locate and choose the best IVF programs to what to expect as you go through the process, this book will prepare couples for the complex and emotional IVF journey. Included here are:•…

Handbook of In Vitro Fertilization, Fourth EditionThe new edition of this text admirably fills the need for a primer on the central topics involved in Human In Vitro Fertilization (IVF). Supplying a comprehensive and hands-on approach to IVF, this source presents established state-of-the-art procedures and techniques, as well as the most current research in the field. Expert contributors also discuss the history of IVF and the potential of future research. Offering essential information for reproductive endocrinologists, IVF practitioners and e…

FertilizationThis edition provides the reader with an introduction to this subject. During the past five years there has been a virtual explosion of information on the different phases of fertilization.This book should be of interest to advanced undergraduates and graduate students in developmental biology, zoology and cell biology; researchers entering the field….

Super Special Sisters: A Story About the Miracle of In Vitro FertilizationSuper Special Sisters: A Story About the Miracle of In Vitro Fertilization is a picture story for young readers in Grade One to Grade Five. It is based upon the author’s real-life experience of conceiving a baby through in vitro fertilization. The narrator is a seven-year-old boy who tells the story of the birth of his twin sisters, Sarah and Juliet. Jackson explains that when he asked his parents for a baby brother or sister, they told him that they had to get help from a doctor at a special cl…

The IVF (In Vitro Fertilization) Journal: The Solution for Managing Practitioners, Tests, Medications, Appointments, Procedures, Finances, and the Emotional Aspects of Your JourneyThe IVF (In Vitro Fertilization) Journal is your personalized guide to surviving and thriving during your In Vitro Fertilization cycle. The author, a former In Vitro Fertilization patient, guides you before, during, and after your cycle so you can stay informed, reduce stress, and have a more positive cycling experience no matter what the outcome. With calendars, charts, logs, and worksheets, The IVF Journal is designed to be customized to your specific situation, and offers tools for every sta…

In Vitro Fertilization: A Comprehensive GuideWith sections on cutting-edge research in fertility preservation and pre-implantation genetic diagnosis and screening, as well as adjunctive therapies, this practical guide documents the next frontier in the integrated clinical and laboratory practice of ART. Softcover re-print of the Hardcover 1st edition 2012…

Surviving In-vitro Fertilization: IVF Stories and Inspiration from the Women who have been thereTrue IVF stories and inspiration from the women who have been there. In-vitro fertilization is not a journey you need to take alone. The women in this book who share their stories, thoughts, and lessons learned, have been in the IVF trenches – some for long periods of time. We call them the IVF veterans. They’ve struggled, cried, laughed, and inspired. Let their experience guide you through the process and use their knowledge and tips as a beacon of insight for your own journey. In-vitro ferti…

A Textbook of In Vitro Fertilization and Assisted Reproduction: The Bourn Hall Guide to Clinical and Laboratory PracticeThis major book – known as ‘The Bourn Hall Textbook’ – evolved from teaching courses held at this prestigious Clinic – one of the birthplaces of IVF and clinical reproductive medicine. The content is comprehensive: covering assessment of the infertile couple and both laboratory and clinical aspects of assisted reproductive technologies. The emphasis throughout is on the practical management of patients undergoing assisted conception treatment. The third edition is a complete update of the fie…

The Sperm Cell: Production, Maturation, Fertilization, RegenerationOriginally published in 2006, this is a comprehensive and definitive account of the human male gamete. The volume summarizes many unique and revealing characteristics of the sperm cell. It provides a detailed overview of human sperm production, maturation and function, and looks at how these processes affect and influence fertility, infertility and ART. The volume thus provides a detailed review of the most important research and developments, augmented with pertinent references. This book will …