Principles and Practice of Controlled Ovarian Stimulation in ART

  • Surveen Ghumman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Pre-stimulation Assessment and Interventions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Pratima Mittal, Navdeep Kaur Ghuman
      Pages 3-12
    3. Narendra Malhotra, Jaideep Malhotra, Diksha Goswami Sharma, Shilpi Gupta, Neharika Malhotra Bora, Shally Gupta et al.
      Pages 13-23
    4. Lakhbir K. Dhaliwal, Shalini Gainder
      Pages 25-34
    5. Surveen Ghumman, Pinkee Saxena
      Pages 35-42
  3. Controlled Ovarian Stimulation: Protocols

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Sankalp Singh, Swati Singh, C. Mohamed Ashraf
      Pages 45-59
    3. Manju Puri, Richa Aggarwal
      Pages 61-70
    4. Fessy Louis Thalakottoor
      Pages 71-82
    5. Hrishikesh D. Pai, Pritimala Bhalchandra Gangurde, Nandita P. Palshetkar, Rishma Dhillon Pai
      Pages 93-100
    6. Yacoub Khalaf, Sesh Kamal Sunkara
      Pages 101-107
    7. Madhuri Patil
      Pages 109-124
    8. Nalini Mahajan, Shivani Singh
      Pages 125-135
    9. Ariel Revel, Jordana Hadassah Hyman
      Pages 157-170
    10. Sandro C. Esteves, Carlo Alviggi
      Pages 171-196
    11. Neeta Singh, Malti Madhu
      Pages 197-201
    12. Jaideep Malhtora, Diksha Goswami Sharma
      Pages 203-209
  4. Monitoring During Controlled Ovarian Stimulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 211-211
    2. Neena Malhotra
      Pages 213-221
    3. Igal Wolman, Shiri Shinar, Benny Almog
      Pages 223-235
  5. The Endometrium and Luteal Phase

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 237-237
    2. Manish Banker, Arati Gupte-Shah
      Pages 239-244
    3. Sandeep Talwar
      Pages 245-251
    4. Mala Arora, Shilpa Gulati
      Pages 253-268
  6. Pathology in Controlled Ovarian Stimulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 269-269
    2. Gautam N. Allahbadia, Rubina Merchant
      Pages 271-286
    3. R. K. Sharma, Arti Kapoor
      Pages 287-294
    4. Sandeep Karunakaran
      Pages 295-301
    5. Pikee Saxena
      Pages 303-307
  7. Controlled Ovarian Stimulation in Gynecological Disorders

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 309-309
    2. Urvashi Prasad Jha, Ramandeep Kaur, Neema Sharma, Ritambhara Agrawal, Priyata Lal
      Pages 311-317
    3. Abha Majumdar, Nisha Sharma Mangal
      Pages 319-328
    4. Nandita P. Palshetkar, Hrishikesh D. Pai, Manisha Bhagat, Rohan Palshetkar
      Pages 329-345
    5. Pankaj Talwar, Ashok K. Pillai, Falahunisa Shaikh
      Pages 347-355
    6. Umesh Nandani Jindal, Sheetal Jindal
      Pages 357-368
    7. Pankaj Talwar, Puneet Rana Arora, Nalini Mahajan
      Pages 369-374
    8. Sohani Verma
      Pages 375-381
  8. Negative Impact of Controlled Ovarian Stimulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 383-383
    2. Jayant G. Mehta
      Pages 385-396
    3. Shweta Mittal Gupta
      Pages 417-421

About this book


This book is on ovulation induction and controlled ovarian stimulation which is an integral part of most infertility therapies like intrauterine insemination and in vitro fertilization. It would deal with causes of anovulation and indications for ovarian stimulation. This book deals with basics as well as current and advanced practices. It provides a step by step protocol for ovarian stimulation. It gives a clear understanding of the science of reproductive endocrinology behind  these stimulation protocols and roadmaps the latest therapies, defining their current relevance to treatment. Besides the practical guidance it also covers latest research work done in this field. In this day of information overload it is an attempt to integrate relevant information in a manner which can be applied in infertility practice in evidence based manner, making it rational, logical and rewarding for the reader.


Controlled ovarian stimulation GnRH agonist,GnRH antagonist Gonadotropins Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome Ovulation Polycystic ovarian syndrome

Editors and affiliations

  • Surveen Ghumman
    • 1
  1. 1.Director, IVF & Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyMAX Multispecialty HospitalsNew DelhiIndia

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer India 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, New Delhi
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-81-322-1685-8
  • Online ISBN 978-81-322-1686-5
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