Human reproduction: how much do we really know?

  title={Human reproduction: how much do we really know?},
  author={Timothy Rowe},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal d'obstetrique et gynecologie du Canada : JOGC},
  volume={32 1},
After a weekend diet of CBC Radio 1 and Radio 2 (and there is even a Radio 3 on the Internet—did you know?), I began planning a lecture that would cover the essential core of human reproduction for intelligent but relatively uninformed young adults. That was when it became embarrassingly clear to me (this was the strange thing) that there is a large amount that we still do not know about the physiology of human reproduction. To be sure, we’re quite good at pathophysiology; when a patient… CONTINUE READING