Key Features

    • Highly illustrated with clear, full-colour line drawings and colour photos.
    • Summary boxes and tables throughout.
    • Key-points boxes at the end of each chapter.
    • The latest information for statistics and genetics.
    • Forward-looking approach to obstetrics and gynaecology.
    • History and ethics boxes throughout.
    • Organized into three sections: Fundamentals, Gynaecology, and Pregnancy and the puerperium.

 

Table of Contents

SECTION 1 FUNDAMENTALS

1 Clinical pelvic anatomy

2 Human embryogenesis

3 History and examination

SECTION 2 GYNAECOLOGY

4 Imaging in obstetrics and gynaecology

5 Paediatric gynaecology 

6 Disorders of sex development (DSD)

7 The normal menstrual cycle

8 Amenorrhoea

9 Infertility

10 Early pregnancy care

11 Menstrual disorders

12 Acute pelvic pain

13 Endometriosis

14 Premenstrual syndrome

15 The menopause

16 Genital prolapse

17 Urinary incontinence

18 Ovarian neoplasms

19 Uterine neoplasia

20 Cervical disease

21 Gestational trophoblastic disease

22 Disorders of the vulva

23 Gynaecological surgery

SECTION 3 REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH

24 Sexually transmitted infections

25 Sexual problems

26 Termination of pregnancy

27 Contraception

SECTION 4 PREGNANCY AND THE PUERPERIUM

28 The physiology of pregnancy

29 Strategies to improve global maternal and neonatal health

30 Antenatal care

31 Postnatal care

32 Medical disorders in pregnancy

33 Prenatal diagnosis

34 Obstetric haemorrhage

35 Small babies

36 Hypertensive disorders in pregnancy

37 Prematurity

38 Multiple pregnancy

39 Fetal haemolytic disease

40 Labour

41 Monitoring of the fetus in labour

42 Induction of labour

43 Pain relief in labour

44 Precipitate labour and slow labour

45 Malpresentations and malpositions

46 Obstetric emergencies

47 Operative delivery

48 When a baby dies - stillbirth and neonatal death

49 Neonatal resuscitation

50 Neonatal care

Index

Details

No. of pages:
464
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders Ltd.
Print ISBN:
9780702054082
Electronic ISBN:
9780702054105