Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, 3rd edition 2022 Original PDF
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common reproductive health problems of women, causing irregular periods and potential infertility amongst other challenging symptoms. Effective treatment remains a significant challenge and is largely achieved through hormonal medication and lifestyle changes. This third edition covers the aetiology, pathology, impact on fertility and effective medical and surgical management. The content has been thoroughly revised in line with updated guidelines and research developments in the field. A new chapter on the patient’s perspective has been included, bringing valuable insight into the lived experience of the condition. Mood disorders and the psychological aspects of PCOS are also covered for the first time. This is a key reference for all clinicians involved in the care of patients with PCOS, including gynaecologists, IVF specialists and reproductive endocrinologists.
- Thoroughly updated in line with new guidelines and recent research developments in the field, readers can be sure the advice given is up to date and effective
- Authors are leading authorities in the field, providing key insights from years of experience caring for patients with PCOS
- The inclusion of new chapters on a patient’s perspective and the psychological aspects of PCOS supports the growing recognition of the mental health impacts of the condition on women