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Fertility and pregnancy : an epidemiologic perspective

Fertility and pregnancy : an epidemiologic perspective

Author: Allen J Wilcox
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Dissertation: Ebooks.
Edition/Format:   Thesis/dissertation : Document : Thesis/dissertation : eBook   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats

Fertility and Pregnancy: An Epidemiologic Perspective, is a lively overview of human reproduction: how it works, and what causes it to go wrong. Weaving together history, biology, obstetrics,  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
doctoral dissertations
masters theses
Academic theses
Thèses et écrits académiques
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2009025396
Material Type: Document, Thesis/dissertation, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Allen J Wilcox
ISBN: 9780195342864 0195342860
OCLC Number: 1034925836
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 324 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: PART ONE: FOUNDATIONS 1. The Creative Biology of Human Reproduction 2. On Getting Pregnant 3. How Humans Control their Fertility 4. Infections and Reproduction 5 The Genetics of Reproduction 6. Evolutionary Biology and Eugenics 7. Recurrence Risk 8. Reproductive Epidemiology: Themes and Variations PART TWO: OUTCOMES 9. Fertility and Fecundability 10. Early Pregnancy Loss11. Miscarriage12. Stillbirth and Infant Mortality 13. Twins and More14. Gestational Age and Preterm Delivery15. Birth Weight and Fetal Growth16. Birth Defects17. Sex Ratio18. Maternal Morbidity and Mortality 19. Preeclampsia20. Fetal Exposures and Adult Disease21. Unanswered Questions in Reproductive Epidemiology Afterword Puzzlers GlossaryAppendixReferences Index
Responsibility: Allen J. Wilcox.


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"Allen Wilcox has given birth, at long last, to what will inevitably become the standard textbook for nearly all introductory reproductive and perinatal epidemiology classes...weaves fascinating Read more...

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