Key Features

  • Utilizes an easy-to-use, highly templated format with many full-color illustrations to make information easy to find and understand.
  • Focuses on evidence-based practices to help you deliver effective patient care.
  • Provides a valuable appendix on insurance coding and office management.

Table of Contents

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 -

Details

No. of pages:
1024
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702036040
Print ISBN:
9780443066917

About the authors

Eric Bieber

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair, Department of OB/GYN, Medical Director, Women's Health Service, Line Chief, Medical Officer, Geisinger Wyoming Valley and Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre, Senior Vice President, Geisinger Health Systems, Wilkes-Barre/Danville, PA

Joseph Sanfilippo

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, OB/GYN & Reproductive Sciences, The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Vice Chairman, Reproductive Sciences, Magee-Womens Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

Ira Horowitz

Affiliations and Expertise

Vice Chair, Willaford Ransom Leach Professor in Gynecology and Obstetrics, Director of Gynecologic Oncology Division, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA