Fertility for Patients of Latinx Heritage

In this course, we cover "natural" conception, IUI, IVF, how success rates differ for Latinx patients as well as the impact of male factor, PCOS, and environmental exposures (e.g. pesticides, BPAs).
Fertility for Patients of Latinx Heritage
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What you'll learn

In this course, we cover the basics of "natural" conception, oral medications (e.g. clomiphene, letrozole), IUI and IVF. We then analyze the data on how often Latinx communities access fertility treatment and the comparable rates of success. We then look at how factors like PCOS, BMI, male factor infertility, tubal factor infertility, and environmental exposures can warrant adjustments in approach and rates of success.

Course Syllabus8 Lessons1h 54m

  1. Lesson 1 (3 min)
    In this lesson we'll cover:
    1. Shortcoming of Research
  2. Lesson 5 (10 min)
    Body Mass Index
  3. Lesson 7 (15 min)
    Environmental Factors

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