IVF - In Vitro Fertilization

The most complex fertility treatment, this course will help you do it right the first time.

631k took this course
IVF - In Vitro Fertilization
631k took this course
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What you'll learn

IVF is complicated and—while we wish we could say that it's possible to absorb all the details during the 5 - 30 minute visits with your doctor—that's really not the case. This comprehensive guide to IVF boils down every major issue you'll encounter—a high level overview of the IVF process, a deeper dive into the IVF process, IVF success rates and how they differ depending on diagnosis and age, the medication protocols that can be used during IVF, the choice of inseminating eggs either using ICSI fertilization or conventional insemination, the pros and cons of growing embryos to Day 3 cleavage stage or Day 5 blastocyst stage, the decisions around genetic screening of embryos, deciding which embryo to transfer, deciding how many embryos to transfer at once, the ways the IVF laboratory can impact your odds of success and the things you need to know up front to avoid going to the wrong lab for you, the risks of IVF, and the costs of IVF. We're always sure to provide details about how data might be different depending on unique types of patients—because in the world of fertility, it's really not one-size-fits-all. We truly believe this guide is the foundation every fertility patient should start with when they're navigating the world of treatments.

Course Syllabus16 Lessons3h 28m

  1. Lesson 1 (8 min)
    What is IVF?
  2. Lesson 3 (4 min)
    IVF Success Rates
  3. In this lesson we'll cover:
    1. Understanding Embryo Banking
  4. Lesson 9 (12 min)
    Which Embryo To Transfer?
  5. Lesson 14 (18 min)
    Risks of IVF
  6. Lesson 15 (3 min)
    Costs of IVF
  7. Lesson 16 (19 min)
    After the Embryo Transfer

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