Prevention and management of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome

Nelson, S. M. (2017) Prevention and management of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome. Thrombosis Research, 151(S1), S61-S64. (doi:10.1016/S0049-3848(17)30070-1) (PMID:28262238)

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Abstract

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS) is a serious iatrogenic complication of ovarian stimulation. It is feasible to identify patients at risk, modify stimulation strategies to ameliorate risk, and initiate out-patient treatments that alter disease pathophysiology to reduce disease severity. Mitigation of OHSS risk and severity, through innovative approaches prior to treatment, during treatment and after treatment should now be standard care. This review summarizes recent developments and provides recommendations on the prevention and treatment of OHSS.

Item Type:Articles
Additional Information:Special issue: Papers and Abstracts of the 7th International Symposium on Womenʼs Health Issues in Thrombosis and Haemostasis. March 3–5, 2017, Barcelona, Spain.
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Nelson, Professor Scott
Authors: Nelson, S. M.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing
Journal Name:Thrombosis Research
Publisher:Elsevier
ISSN:0049-3848
ISSN (Online):1879-2472
Published Online:03 March 2017
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2017 Elsevier Ltd.
First Published:First published in Thrombosis Research 151(S1): S61-S64
Publisher Policy:Reproduced in accordance with the publisher copyright policy

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