Creasy and Resnik's Maternal-Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice - 7th Edition - ISBN: 9781455711376, 9780323186650

Creasy and Resnik's Maternal-Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice

7th Edition

Print ISBN: 9781455711376
eBook ISBN: 9780323186650
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 6th November 2013
Page Count: 1320


Minimize complications with Creasy and Resnik's Maternal-Fetal Medicine.This medical reference book puts the most recent advances in basic science, clinical diagnosis, and management at your fingertips, equipping you with the up-to date evidence-based guidelines and knowledge you need to ensure the best possible outcomes in maternal-fetal medicine.

"... Creasy & Resnik’s Maternal-Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice remains an authoritative reference book for clinical residents, fellows and practicing specialists in Maternal-Fetal Medicine." Reviewed by Ganesh Acharya , Feb 2015

Key Features

  • Apply today’s best practices in maternal-fetal medicine with an increased emphasis on evidence-based medicine.
  • Find dependable, state-of-the-art answers to any clinical question with comprehensive coverage of maternal-fetal medicine from the foremost researchers and practitioners in obstetrics, gynecology and perinatology.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Scientific Basis of Perinatal Biology

1. Human Basic Genetics and Patterns of Inheritance

2. Normal Early Development

3. Amniotic Fluid Dynamics

4. Multiple Gestation: The Biology of Twinning

5. Biology of Parturition

6. Immunology of Pregnancy

7. Maternal Cardiovascular, Respiratory and Renal Adaptation to Pregnancy

8. Endocrinology of Pregnancy

9. The Breast and Physiology of Lactation

10. Maternal Nutrition

11. Developmental Origins of Health and Disease

12. Fetal Cardiovascular Physiology

13. Behavioral State in the Fetus: Relationship to Fetal Health and Development

14. Placental Respiratory Gas Exchange and Fetal Oxygenation

15. Fetal Lung Development and Surfactant

16. Evidence-Based Practice in Perinatal Medicine

Part 2: Obstetrical Imaging

Section I Principles of Fetal Imaging

17. Performing and Documenting the Fetal Anatomy Ultrasound Examination

18. Doppler Ultrasound: Select Fetal and Maternal Applications

19. Clinical Applications of Three-Dimensional Sonography in Obstetrics

Section II Lesions

20. Central Nervous System Imaging

20A: Cephalocele

20B: Choroid Plexus Cysts

20C: Holoprosencephaly

20D: Porencephalic Cyst

20E: Encephalocele

20F: Ventriculomegaly: Aqueductal Stenosis

20G: Ventriculomegaly: Arnold-Chiari Malformation

20H: Ventriculomegaly: Dandy Walker Malfromation and Variant

20I. Agenesis of the Corpus Callosum (online only)

20J. Anencephaly (Online only)

20K. Arachnoid Cyst (Online only)

20L. Hydranencephaly (Online only)

20M. Microcephaly (Online only)

20N. Vein of Galen Aneurysm (Online only)

21. Imaging of the Face and Neck

21A: Cleft Lip and Palate

21B: Cystic Hy


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