Yen & Jaffe's Reproductive Endocrinology

Yen & Jaffe's Reproductive Endocrinology

Physiology, Pathophysiology, and Clinical Management

8th Edition - December 23, 2017

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  • Editors: Jerome Strauss, Robert Barbieri
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323479127
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323582322

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Now celebrating its 40th anniversary, Yen & Jaffe’s Reproductive Endocrinology, 8th Edition, by Drs. Jerome F. Strauss III, Robert L. Barbieri, and Antonio R. Gargiulo, keeps you up to date with the latest information on the diagnosis and management of the full range of female and male reproductive disorders. This cornerstone text thoroughly covers both basic science and clinical practice, making it a one-stop reference for all reproductive issues, including impaired fertility, infertility, recurrent pregnancy loss, problems of sexual development, menstrual disturbances, fibroids, endometriosis, female and male reproductive aging, fertility preservation, assisted reproduction technologies including ovarian stimulation and ovulation induction, transgender hormonal treatment, and contraception. Every chapter has been completely revised and updated to reflect important changes in this fast-moving field.

Key Features

  • Covers key topics such as the role of genetics in reproductive endocrinology, environmental factors in reproductive endocrinology, and recent advances in surgical procedures.
  • Features full-color, high-quality illustrations that clearly depict basic anatomic structures, endocrine processes, and cell function and dysfunction.

Table of Contents

  • Part 1. Endocrinology of Reproduction

    Chapter 1. Neuroendocrinology of Reproduction

    Chapter 2. Gonadotropin Hormones and Their Receptors

    Chapter 3. Prolactin in Human Reproduction

    Chapter 4. Steroid Hormones and Other Lipid Molecules Involved in Human Reproduction

    Chapter 5. Steroid Hormone Action

    Chapter 6. Growth Factors and Reproduction

    Chapter 7. Neuroendocrine Control of the Menstrual Cycle

    Chapter 8. The Ovarian Life Cycle

    Chapter 9. Structure, Function, and Evaluation of the Female Reproductive Tract

    Chapter 10. The Breast

    Chapter 11. Endocrinology of Human Pregnancy and Fetal-Placental Neuorendocrine Development

    Chapter 12. Hypothalamo-Pituitary Unit, Testis, and Male Accessory Organs

    Chapter 13. Immunology and Reproduction

    Chapter 14. Menopause and Aging

    Chapter 15. Male Reproductive Aging


    Part 2. Pathophysiology and Therapy: Pediatric, Adolescent, and Adult

    Chapter 16. Disorders of Sex Development

    Chapter 17. Puberty: Gonadarche and Adrenarche

    Chapter 18. Nutrition and Reproduction  

    Chapter 19. Environmental Factors and Reproduction

    Chapter 20. Physiological and Pathophysiological Alterations of the Neuroendocrine Components of the Reproductive Axis

    Chapter 21. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Hyperandrogenic States

    Chapter 22. Female Infertility

    Chapter 23. Male Infertility

    Chapter 24. Endocrine Disturbances Affecting Reproduction

    Chapter 25. Endometriosis

    Chapter 26. Benign Uterine Diseases

    Chapter 27. Endocrine Diseases in Pregnancy

    Chapter 28. Transgender Hormonal Treatment

    Chapter 29. Hormone-Responsive Cancers

    Part 3. Reproductive Technologies

    Chapter 30. Medical Approaches to Ovarian Stimulation for Infertility

    Chapter 31. Assisted Reproduction

    Chapter 32. Gamete and Embryo Manipulation

    Chapter 33. Fertility Preservation

    Chapter 34. Laboratory Asessment

    Chapter 35. Pelvic Imaging in Reproductive Endocrinology

     Chapter 36. Contraception

Product details

  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2018
  • Published: December 23, 2017
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323479127
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323582322

About the Editors

Jerome Strauss

Affiliations and Expertise

Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs, VCU Health System; Dean, School of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia

Robert Barbieri

Affiliations and Expertise

Kate Macy Ladd Professor, Department of of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

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