Handbook of human oocyte cryopreservation [E-Book] / Eleonora Porcu, Patrizia Ciotti, Stefano Venturoli.
Porcu, Eleonora, (author)
Ciotti, Patrizia, (author) / Venturoli, Stefano, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013
1 online resource (vii, 151 pages)
Cambridge medicine
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Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: Preface; 1. Why freeze human eggs? Clinical and biological indications for human oocyte cryopreservation; 2. Natural history of human oocyte cryopreservation; 3. Clinical management of oocyte cryopreservation; 4. Laboratory management of oocyte cryopreservation; 5. Slow freezing and rapid thawing; 6. Vitrification/warming; 7. Comparison between slow freezing and vitrification: pros and cons; 8. Safety of storage; 9. Database; 10. Physician-embryologists cooperation for optimal management of the oocyte cryopreservation program; 11. Costs; 12. Staff; 13. Secrets and tricks of oocyte cryopreservation; Index.