Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology - 4th Edition - ISBN: 9780702074042, 9780702074073

Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology

4th Edition

Editors: Andrew Thomson Philip Owen Brian Magowan
Paperback ISBN: 9780702074042
Paperback ISBN: 9780702074059
eBook ISBN: 9780702074073
eBook ISBN: 9780702074066
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 10th July 2018
Page Count: 416
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Description

The fourth edition of this highly regarded textbook has been thoroughly overhauled. There is

■ a new chapter bridging the gap between learning and doing (On-Call);

■ new coverage of FGM and the Zika virus;

■ sepsis has been updated;

■ there is access to a further five chapters online;

■ there are ten videos to guide learners through the more difficult, complex issues they might face in O&G;

■ and new self-assessment has been written to help with testing understanding.

Key Features

  • Key points boxes throughout
  • Full-colour illustrations throughout
  • Over 350 illustrations
  • Comprehensive coverage

Table of Contents

SECTION 1 FUNDAMENTALS

    1. Pelvic anatomy
    2. History and examination
    3. SECTION 2 GYNAECOLOGY

    4. Paediatric gynaecology and disorders of sex development
    5. The normal menstrual cycle and amenorrhoea
    6. Sub-fertility
    7. Early pregnancy care
    8. Menstrual disorders and premenstrual syndrome
    9. Pelvic pain and endometriosis
    10. The menopause and HRT
    11. Prolapse
    12. Incontinence
    13. Ovarian neoplasms
    14. Uterine neoplastic disease
    15. Cervical disease
    16. Trophoblastic disease
    17. Vulval disorders
    18. Gynaecological surgery
    19. SECTION 3 REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH

    20. Pelvic infection and STIs
    21. Psychosexual problems
    22. Abortion
    23. Contraception
    24. SECTION 4 OBSTETRICS

    25. Antenatal and postnatal care
    26. Maternal medicine
    27. Prenatal diagnosis
    28. Obstetric haemorrhage
    29. Fetal growth and surveillance
    30. Hypertension in pregnancy
    31. Prematurity
    32. Multiple pregnancy
    33. Normal labour and pain relief in labour
    34. Monitoring of the fetus in labour
    35. Induction
    36. Malpresentation and slow labour
    37. Emergencies in labour
    38. Operative delivery
    39. Stillbirth and neonatal mortality
    40. Neonatal resuscitation
    41. SECTION 5 ON CALL FOR OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY

    42. Practical obstetrics and gynaecology
    43. Self-assessment

ONLINE CHAPTERS

W1. Embryology

W2. Imaging in gynaecology

W3. Physiology of pregnancy

W4. Obstetrics in under-resourced settings

W5. Neonatal care

W6. Self-assessment

VIDEOS

V1. Pelvic pain

V2. The menopause

V3. STIs

V4. Contraception

V5. Fetal medicine

V6. Prematurity

V7. Induction

V8. Slow and precipitate labour

V9. Stillbirth

V10. On call

Details

No. of pages:
416
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2019
Published:
10th July 2018
Imprint:
Elsevier
Paperback ISBN:
9780702074042
Paperback ISBN:
9780702074059
eBook ISBN:
9780702074073
eBook ISBN:
9780702074066

About the Editors

Andrew Thomson

Andrew Thomson is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Royal Alexandra Hospital. He worked as an editor on the previous edition.

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley, UK.

Philip Owen

Philip Owen has published over sixty research papers plus several book chapters. He is on the editorial board for the European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology.

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Princess Royal Maternity Unit, Glasgow, UK

Brian Magowan

Brian Magowan is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist and Head of Service at the Borders General Hospital, Melrose. His clinical interests are in fetal medicine and obstetrics, as well as obstetric skills training in the UK and overseas, particularly Sub-Saharan Africa. He was the lead editor for the previous edition of the title.

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Borders General Hospital, Melrose, UK