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Clinical Gynecology

Written with your busy practice in mind this book delivers clinically focused, evidence-based gynecology guidance in a quick-reference format. It explores etiology, screening, tests, diagnosis, and treatment for a full range of gynecologic health issues including infectious diseases, urologic problems, pediatric and gynecologic concerns, minimally invasive surgical conditions, gynecologic oncology, and reproductive endocrinology and infertility. Information is easy to find and absorb due to extensive use of full-color diagrams, algorithms, and illustrations.


Published: August 2006

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-443-06691-7


  • Section 1 - Ambulatory Office Practice

    Chapter 1 Osteoporosis
    Chapter 2 PMS/PMDD
    Chapter 3 Geriatric Gynecology
    Chapter 4 Chronic Pelvic Pain
    Chapter 5 Sexual Function and Disorders
    Chapter 6 Alternative Medicine
    Chapter 7 Domestic Violence
    Chapter 8 Abnormal uterine bleeding and dysfunctional uterine bleeding
    Chapter 9 Preventive Health
    Chapter 10 Preconceptual Counseling
    Chapter 11 Cervical Cancer Screening
    Chapter 12 Colposcopy

    Section 2 - General Gynecology

    Chapter 13 Endometriosis
    Chapter 14 Leiomyomata
    Chapter 15 Ectopic pregnancy
    Chapter 16 Benign vulvar diagnosis
    Chapter 17 Preoperative Evaluation and Postoperative Management

    Section 3 - Gynecologic Infectious Disease

    Chapter 18 Vulvovaginal infections
    Chapter 19 STD’s
    Chapter 20 PID/TOA’s
    Chapter 21 HIV
    Chapter 22 HPV
    Chapter 23 Gynecological and surgical sepsis

    Section 4 – Urogynecology

    Chapter 24 The anatomic basis of normal and abnormal pelvic support
    Chapter 25 Nonsurgical treatment of urinary incontinence
    Chapter 26 Surgical treatment of urinary incontinence
    Chapter 27 Treatment of fecal incontinence
    Chapter 28 Urogynecologic workup and testing (including urodynamics)
    Chapter 29 Diagnosis and treatment of fistulas

    Section 5 - Pediatric and Adolescent

    Chapter 30 Sexual Precocity (includes normal and abnormal pubertal development)
    Chapter 31 Primary amenorrhea and delayed puberty
    Chapter 32 Medical problems in the pediatric patient
    Chapter 33 Surgical problems in the pediatric patient

    Section 6 - Minimally Invasive Surgery

    Chapter 34 Laparoscopic instrumentation
    Chapter 35 Hysteroscopic instrumentation
    Chapter 36 Set up
    Chapter 37 Laparoscopic procedures
    Chapter 38 Hysteroscopic procedures
    Chapter 39 Complications of hysteroscopic and laparoscopic procedures

    Section 7 - Gynecologic Oncology

    Chapter 40: Breast Carcinoma
    Chapter 41: Vulvar Carcinoma
    Chapter 42: Vaginal Carcinoma
    Chapter 43: Cervical Carcinoma
    Chapter 44: Endometrial Carcinoma
    Chapter 45: Endometrial Sarcomas
    Chapter 46: Fallopian Tube Carcinoma
    Chapter 47: Ovarian Carcinoma
    Chapter 48: Trophoblastic disease
    Chapter 49: Cancer Pain
    Chapter 50: Cancer Genetics and Oncogenes

    Section 8 - Reproductive Endocrinology Infertility

    A. Infertility
    Chapter 51 Evaluation of the infertile couple
    Chapter 52 ART/IVF (including preimplantation genetics and ICSI)
    Chapter 53 Male Infertility
    Chapter 54 Female Intertility
    Chapter 55 Recurrent pregnancy loss (including repro immunology)

    B. Repro/Endo
    Chapter 56 Hyperprolactemia
    Chapter 57 Secondary ammenhorea
    Chapter 58 Contraception
    Chapter 59 Physiology of menstrual cycle (includes neuroendocrine)
    Chapter 60 Menopause
    Chapter 61 Perimenopause
    Chapter 62 PCOS/Hyperandrogenism/Anovulation
    Chapter 63 Thyroid/Adrenal abnormalties

    Section 9 - Coding and Office Management

    Chapter 64 Office gynecology E&M
    Chapter 65 Office procedures
    Chapter 66 Surgical procedures
    Chapter 67 Specialty coding
    Chapter 68 Federal regulations


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