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Explore the latest edition of the definitive resource on prenatal genetic diagnosisIn the newly revised eighth edition of Genetic Disorders and the Fetus, authors and acclaimed medical doctors, Aubrey and Jeff Milunsky, deliver a thorough and comprehensive reference perfect for academicians, students in post-graduate specialization courses, and working medical professionals. This book incorporates the knowledge, wisdom, perspectives, and recommendations from a renowned team of contributing authors, drawing upon their extensive experience in prenatal genetic diagnosis to present the definitive…mehr

Produktbeschreibung
Explore the latest edition of the definitive resource on prenatal genetic diagnosisIn the newly revised eighth edition of Genetic Disorders and the Fetus, authors and acclaimed medical doctors, Aubrey and Jeff Milunsky, deliver a thorough and comprehensive reference perfect for academicians, students in post-graduate specialization courses, and working medical professionals. This book incorporates the knowledge, wisdom, perspectives, and recommendations from a renowned team of contributing authors, drawing upon their extensive experience in prenatal genetic diagnosis to present the definitive reference work used routinely around the world.In addition to fundamental information on established prenatal diagnosis and exhaustively referenced coverage of new techniques, you'll find new chapters on preconception genetic counselling, preimplantation genetic diagnosis, advances in fetal imaging, and gene therapy. Genetic Disorders and the Fetus is authored by a global team of internationally recognized contributors, all of whom are leading voices in the fieldThe eighth edition also contains:* A thorough discussion of the public policy and ethics of embryo editing, including mitochondrial replacement treatment, and gene patents, prenatal diagnosis, and polygenic disease risk prediction* An exploration of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, pharmacogenetics and prenatal diagnosis, and whole genome sequencing* A treatment of genetic disorders and pharmacologic therapy, including spinal muscular atrophy and fragile X syndrome* A discussion of legal issues, including the fetus as plaintiff and the increasing liability of physicians due to advances in geneticsPerfect for obstetricians, clinical geneticists, molecular and biochemical geneticists, and pediatricians, Genetic Disorders and the Fetus will also earn a place in the libraries of neonatologists, genetics counsellors, ethicists, radiologists, and professionals working in public policy and health departments.
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: Wiley & Sons / Wiley-Blackwell
  • Artikelnr. des Verlages: 1A119676930
  • 8. Aufl.
  • Seitenzahl: 1392
  • Erscheinungstermin: 6. Juli 2021
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 257mm x 178mm x 58mm
  • Gewicht: 2718g
  • ISBN-13: 9781119676935
  • ISBN-10: 1119676932
  • Artikelnr.: 60069110
Autorenporträt
Aubrey Milunsky, MD, DSc, FRCP is Founder & Co-Director of the Center for Human Genetics, Adjunct Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Tufts University School of Medicine, previously Professor of Human Genetics, Pediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynecology at Boston University School of Medicine. He is the author or editor of 26 books.Jeff M. Milunsky, MD is Co-Director of the Center for Human Genetics, Adjunct Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Tufts University School of Medicine, Director of Clinical & Molecular Genetics & previously Professor of Pediatrics and Genetics and Genomics at Boston University School of Medicine.
Inhaltsangabe
PrefaceAcknowledgementsList of ContributorsPreconception1. Genetic Counseling: Preconception, Prenatal, and Perinatal- Aubrey Milunsky, MD, DSc., and Jeff Milunsky, MD2. Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis3. Anver Kuliev and Svetlana RechitskyAmniotic Fluid Constituents and Cell CultureDaniel L. van Dyke PhD and Aubrey Milunsky MB B.Ch, DSc., FRCP, FACMG4 Molecular Aspects of Placental Development- Wendy P. Robinson PhD, and Deborah E. McFadden MD5 Fetal Origins of Adult Disease- Michael Ross, MDMaternal Serum and Noninvasive Prenatal Screening6 Maternal serum screening for chromosomal abnormalities and neural tube defects- Howard S. Cuckle, PhD7 NEW CHAPTER - L. DUGOFF [renumbering of chapters required]8 Noninvasive Screening and Diagnosis for Monogenic Disorders using Cell-Free Fetal DNA- Ignatia Van Den Veyver, MD and Lynn S. Chitty PhD, MB BS, MRCOGInvasive Procedures and Prenatal Diagnosis of Neural Tube Defects9. Chorion Villus Sampling and Amniocentesis: Indications, Procedures, and Risks- Anthony O. Odibo, MD10. Prenatal Diagnosis of Neural Tube DefectsAubrey Milunsky MB B.Ch., D.Sc., FRCP, FACMGPrenatal Diagnostic Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics11. Prenatal Diagnosis of Chromosomal Abnormalities through Chorion Villus Sampling and Amniocentesis- Peter A. Benn PhD12 Prenatal Diagnosis of Sex Chromosome Abnormalities- Jeff Milunsky MD, FACMG13Prenatal Cytogenomics: Microdeletions and Duplications- Brynn Levy, PhD14 Prenatal Molecular Diagnostics- Jeff Milunsky MD, FACMG15 Prenatal Diagnosis of Cystic Fibrosis- Wayne Grody, MD, FACMG16 Prenatal Diagnosis of the Fragile X Syndrome- Randi Hagerman MD and Paul Hagerman MDPrenatal Diagnostic Imaging17 Prenatal Diagnosis of Fetal Malformations by Ultrasound- Eva Pajkrt, MD18 Prenatal Diagnosis and Management of Abnormal Fetal Development in the Third Trimester of Pregnancy- Roland Axt-Fliedner MD and Aline Wolter MD19 Prenatal Diagnosis by Fetal Magnetic Resonance ImagingNadine Girard MD, PhD and Kathia Chaumoitre MD, PhD20 Prenatal Diagnosis of Skeletal Dysplasias and Connective Tissue Disorders- Sheila Unger MD and Andrea Superti-Furga MDPrenatal Diagnosis of Biochemical Genetic Disorders21 Prenatal Diagnosis of Disorders of Carbohydrate Metabolism- Deeksha S. Bali MD22 Disorders of Metabolism of Amino Acids and Related Compounds- Andrea Gropman MD23 Prenatal Diagnosis of the Mucopolysaccharidoses and Postnatal Enzyme Replacement Therapy- Lorne A. Clarke, MD, PhD24 Prenatal Diagnosis of Peroxisomal and Mitochondrial Fatty Acid Oxidation Deficiencies- Ronald J. A. Wanders PhD25 Prenatal Diagnosis of Disorders of Lipid Metabolism- Sara Mole MD and James E. Davison MB ChB, PhD, FRCPCH26 Prenatal Diagnosis of Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases- Jennifer M. Puck MD27 Prenatal Diagnosis of Hemoglobinopathies- J. Traeger-Synodinos MD and John Old MD28 Prenatal Diagnosis of Disorders of Folate Metabolism- David Rosenblatt MD and David Watkins PhDFetal Therapy29 Fetal Surgery- Michael Belfort MD30 Gene Therapy- Tippi Mackenzie MD31 Management of Maternal Genetic Disorders that affect Fetal Health- Karen E. Blakemore MDPrevention, Avoidance, and Treatment32 Induced Abortion for Genetic Indications: Techniques and Complication- Lee P. Shulman MD33 Providing Supportive Psychosocial Care to Parents after Perinatal Loss- Marianne Hutti PhD34 Prenatal Diagnosis of Fetal Infection- Yves Ville and Marianne Lerueg-VilleLaw, Ethics, and Public Policy35 Medicolegal Aspects of Prenatal Diagnosis- Ellen Wright Clayton MD, JD36 Prenatal and Preimplantation Diagnosis: International Policy Perspectives- Minh Thu Nguyen JD and Bartha M. Knoppers PhD37 Ethical Issues in the Diagnosis and Management of Disorders in the Fetus- Frank A. Chervenak MD and Laurence B. McCullough PhDIndex