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Author Symposium on the Fetus and Birth (1976 : London, England)

Title The fetus and birth
Published Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier/Excerpta Medica/North-Holland ; New York : Elsevier North-Holland, 1977
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 481 pages) : illustrations
Series Ciba Foundation symposium ; 47 (new ser.)
Ciba Foundation symposium ; new ser. 47
Contents Parturition in the sheep / G.C. Liggins, R.J. Fairclough, Susan A. Grieves, Christine S. Forster, B.S. Knox -- Dilatation of the uterine cervix / R.J. Fitzpatrick -- The fetal role in timing the initiation of parturition in the goat / W.B. Currie, G.D. Thorburn -- The role and regulation of corticotropin in the fetal sheep / P.W. Nathanielsz, P.M.B. Jack, E.J. Krane, A.L. Thomas, S. Ratter, L.H. Rees -- Endocrine relationships during late gestation and parturition in the cow / B. Hoffmann, W.C. Wagner, E. Rattenberger, J. Schmidt -- Progesterone and oestrogen in pregnancy and parturition: comparative aspects and hierarchical control / R.B. Heap, A.K.A. Galil, F.A. Harrison, G. Jenkin, J.S. Perry -- The see-saw theory of parturition / Arpad I. Csapo -- Fetal and maternal endocrine changes during pregnancy and parturition in the rhesus monkey / John R.G. Challis, Jeffrey S. Robinson, Geoffrey D. Thorburn -- Endocrine regulation of fetal development and its relation to parturition in the rhesus monkey / George W. Kittinger -- Endocrine and pharmacological factors which influence the onset of labour in rhesus monkeys / Miles J. Novy -- The role of prostaglandins in parturition, with special reference to the rat / Roderick J. Flower -- Control of uterine contractility via cyclic AMP-dependent protein kinase / J. Frederick Krall, Stanley G. Korenman -- Human decidua and uterine contractility / Björn Gustavii -- The fetal hypothalamus and pituitary in the initiation of labour / T. Chard, R.E. Silman, L.H. Rees -- The influence of the fetal hypothalamus and pituitary on the onset and course of parturition / D.F. Swaab, K. Boer, W.J. Honnebier -- Fetal cortisol and the initiation of labour in the human / Gerhard Gennser, Sten Ohrlander, Peter Eneroth -- Human parturition / A.C. Turnbull, Anne B.M. Anderson, A.P.F. Flint, J.Y. Jeremy, M.J.N.C. Keirse, M.D. Mitchell
Notes Editors: Julie Knight and Maeve O'Connor
Proceedings of the Symposium on The Fetus and Birth, held at Ciba Foundation, London, May 18-20, 1976
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Fetus -- Physiology -- Congresses.
Labor (Obstetrics) -- Congresses.
Obstetrical endocrinology -- Congresses.
Parturition -- Congresses.
Labor, Obstetric.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Knight, Julie.
O'Connor, Maeve.
Ciba Foundation.
LC no. 77023283