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

7th Edition


  • Robert Creasy
  • Jay Iams
  • 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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