Preparation and Revision for the DRCOGBy
- Janice Rymer, MD, FRCOG, FRANZCOG, ILTM, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Medicine, London, UK
- Gregory Davis, Starr Specialist/Lecturer, University of New South Wales, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St. George Hospital, Sydney, Australia
- Adam Rodin, Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Wellhouse NHS Trust, London, UK
- Michael Chapman, MD, FRCOG, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of New South Wales, St. George Hospital, Sydney, Australia
A concise review of obstetrics and gynaecology structured to reflect the content of the DRCOG exam and written with that exam in mind.
- DRCOG candidates - (GPs)
- MRCGP candidates
- GP registrars
- medical students (final year)
Paperback, 420 Pages
Published: July 2003
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
SECTION 1 the EXAMINATION:
Preparing for the Examination.
The Written Paper.
Objective Structured Clinical Examination
SECTION II the SYLLABUS:
The Menstrual Cycle.
Endometriosis, Dyspareunia and Pelvic Pain.
Congenital Abnormalities of the Female Genital Tract.
Hirsutism and Virilism.
Bleeding in Early Pregnancy.
Benign Conditions of the Female Genital Tract.
The Menopause and Hormone Replacement Therapy.
The Premenstrual Syndrome.
Minimal Access Surgery.
Prepregnancy Counselling and Prenatal Diagnosis.
Minor Disorders of Pregnancy.
Infections in Pregnancy.
Major Complications of Pregnancy.
Preterm Labour, Hypertensive Disorders, Rhesus Isoimmunization, Intrauterine Growth Retardation, Antepartum Haemorrhage, Maternal Systemic Disorders. Labour First Stage.
Labour Second Stage.
Labour Third Stage.
Fetal Monitoring in Labour.
Breech Presentation and Transverse Lie.
Obstetric Analgesia and Anaesthesia.
Puerperium and Breast Feeding.
Obstetric and Gynaecological Emergencies.
C: Miscellaneous Subjects:
Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
Obstetric Terms and Definitions.
Risk Factors in Obstetrics.
The Fetal Skull.
Diameters of the Normal Female Pelvis.
Normal Values in Pregnancy.
Partograms - the graphic description of labour.
The Obstetric Flying Squad.