Frontiers in Gynecological Endocrinology Volume 2: From Basic Science to Clinical Application

Part I Adolescent Gynecology

Chapter 1. Disorders of the Menstrual Cycle During Adolescence

Chapter 2. PCOS and Insulin Resistance (IR): From Lifestyle to Insulin Sensitizers

Chapter 3. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: From Contraception to Hormone Replacement Therapy

Chapter 4. Management of Adolescent Hyperandrogenism

Chapter 5. Prevention of Adolescent Pregnancies

Chapter 6. Transsexualism: Endocrine Aspects

Part II Hormonal Contraception

Chapter 7. How to Choose the Right Contraceptive Method for the Right Woman

Chapter 8. Hormonal Contraceptives: Progestogen and Thrombotic Risk

Part III Heavy Menstrual Bleeding, Fibroids, Adenomyosis and Endometriosis

Chapter 9. Heavy Menstrual Bleeding: The Daily Challenge for Gynecologist

Chapter 10. Challenges of Laparoscopic Resection of Uterine Fibroids in Infertility

Chapter 11. Effects on Sexual Function of Medical and Surgical Therapy for Endometriosis

Part IV Assisted Reproduction: the Endocrine Impact

Chapter 12. In Patients with Only One or Two Oocytes, Is IVF-ET or ICSI Better?

Chapter 13. Supplementation with DHEA in Poor Responder Patients

Chapter 14. Premature Ovarian Failure: Fertility Challenge

Part V Metabolic Syndrome

Chapter 15. Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders in Aging Women

Chapter 16. Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome: Impact and Relationship with Menopausal Transition

Part VI Menopause

Chapter 17. Cardiovascular Prevention at the Menopausal Transition: Role of Hormonal Therapies

Chapter 18. Menopause and HRT: Doubts and Certainties

Part VII Breast Cancer

Chapter 19. Androgen Receptor and Breast Cancer

Chapter 20. Fertility Preservation and Pregnancy After Breast Cancer: When and How?

Chapter 21. Low Malignant Potential Tumors