Instant Work-ups: A Clinical Guide to Obstetric and Gynecologic Care


  • Theodore O'Connell, MD, Program Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, Kaiser Permanente Napa-Solano, Napa, California; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Community and Family Medicine; University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, California; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Family Medicine; David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; Los Angeles, California
  • Kathleen Dor, MD, Assistant Program Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills, Woodland Hills, CA

Instant Workups: Clinical Guide to Obstetric and Gynecologic Care, by Theodore X. O'Connell, MD, is a portable pocket resource and quick refresher that helps you develop and refine your diagnostic skills. Practical and easy to use, it provides clear workup plans for the most common obstetric and gynecologic conditions, providing you with quick, focused guidance with the flexibility to adapt to each unique patient. Topics are organized alphabetically and cover the signs, symptoms, and abnormal lab readings for each condition. Replace information taken from memory or multiple references with one concise, indispensable book so you can make accurate diagnoses in less time!
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Medical students in Rotations, Primary Care/IM Residents, primary care/IM physicians, Nurse practitioners, Physician Assistants


Book information

  • Published: November 2008
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-5461-0

Table of Contents

1. Abnormal Pap smear

2. Abnormal premenopausal vaginal bleeding

3. Adnexal mass

4. Amenorrhea, primary

5. Amenorrhea, secondary

6. Breast mass (palpable)

7. Breast pain

8. Breastfeeding problems

9. Chest pain

10. Delayed puberty

11. Dyspareunia

12. Dysuria

13. Fatigue

14. Galactorrhea

15. Hair loss

16. Headache

17. Hematuria, microscopic

18. Hirsutism

19. Hypertension in pregnancy

20. Hyperthyroidism

21. Hypothyroidism

22. Infertility

23. Liver disease in pregnancy

24. Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy

25. Osteoporosis

26. Pelvic pain, acute

27. Pelvic pain, chronic

28. Polycystic ovary syndrome

29. Postmenopausal vaginal bleeding

30. Postpartum depression

31. Precocious puberty

32. Premenstrual syndrome and premenstrual dysphoric disorder

33. Preterm labor

34. Recurrent miscarriage

35. Recurrent urinary tract infection

36. Sexual dysfunction

37. Urinary incontinence

38. Vaccinations during pregnancy

39. Vaginal bleeding during early pregnancy

40. Vaginal bleeding during mid-late pregnancy

41. Vaginal discharge

42. Vulvar pruritis

43. Weight loss