Clinical Gynecology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780443066917, 9780702036040

Clinical Gynecology

1st Edition

Authors: Eric Bieber Joseph Sanfilippo Ira Horowitz
eBook ISBN: 9780702036040
Hardcover ISBN: 9780443066917
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 25th August 2006
Page Count: 1024

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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.

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 - 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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About the Author

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