Book 2012

Oncofertility Medical Practice

Clinical Issues and Implementation


ISBN: 978-1-4419-9424-0 (Print) 978-1-4419-9425-7 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Fertility Risks for Cancer Patients

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-14

      Gonadotoxicity of Cancer Therapies in Pediatric and Reproductive-Age Females

    3. Chapter

      Pages 15-23

      Gonadotoxicity of Cancer Therapies in Pediatric and Reproductive-Age Males

  3. Options for Preserving Fertility

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 25-25

    2. Chapter

      Pages 27-50

      Fertility Preservation in Males

    3. Chapter

      Pages 51-61

      Embryo and Oocyte Banking

    4. Chapter

      Pages 63-75

      Ovarian Tissue Cryopreservation and Transplantation

    5. Chapter

      Pages 77-89

      The Role of In Vitro Maturation in Fertility Preservation

    6. Chapter

      Pages 91-104

      Mitigating the Risk: The Role of Ovarian Transposition and Medical Suppression

  4. Care of the Oncofertility Patient

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 105-105

    2. Chapter

      Pages 107-118

      The Birds and the Bees and the Bank: Talking with Families About Future Fertility Amidst a Cancer Diagnosis

    3. Chapter

      Pages 119-127

      Addressing the Three Most Frequently Asked Questions of a Bioethicist in an Oncofertility Setting

    4. Chapter

      Pages 129-148

      Pregnancy in Cancer Patients and Survivors

    5. Chapter

      Pages 149-160

      Communication Between Oncofertility Providers and Patients

  5. Oncofertility in Clinical Practice

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 161-161

    2. Chapter

      Pages 163-173

      Setting Up an Oncofertility Program

    3. Chapter

      Pages 175-185

      Patient Navigation and Coordination of Care for the Oncofertility Patient: A Practical Guide

    4. Chapter

      Pages 187-200

      Preparing an Interdisciplinary Workforce in Oncofertility: A Suggested Educational and Research Training Program

  6. Clinical Cases in Oncofertility and Resources

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 201-201

    2. Chapter

      Pages 203-223

      Clinical Cases in Oncofertility

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 225-290