Gynaecology, Obstetrics and Fertility

Research in the gynaecology and obstetrics subunit focusses on:

- obstetrics: environment and obstetric  outcome including pollution , ethnic and socioeconomic influences ; determinants and treatment/ prevention of preterm labour;  maternal cardiovascular changes in normal and preeclamptic pregnancy; vitamins and nutrition and pregnancy; contact

- benign  gynaecology: intraabdominal treatment to diminish postoperative pain; laparoscopic cerclage techniques; fMRI and menstrual changes in brain architecture;  contact

- reproductive medicine and andrology (sperm DNA fragmentation); contact or

- gynaecologic oncology: contact or



Prof. dr.Yves Jacquemyn

Wilrijkstraat 10

2650 Edegem
Tel. 038213082 (secr)
Fax 038255883