Essentials of Obstetrics and Gynaecology - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780702043611, 9780702051241

Essentials of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

2nd Edition

Authors: Barry O'Reilly Cecilia Bottomley Janice Rymer
Paperback ISBN: 9780702043611
eBook ISBN: 9780702051241
Imprint: Saunders Ltd.
Published Date: 25th April 2012
Page Count: 8

Table of Contents

SECTION 1: HISTORY TAKING AND EXAMINATION IN OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY

1. Gynaecology history taking.

2. Gynaecological examination.

3. Obstetric history taking.

4. Obstetric examination.

SECTION 2: GYNAECOLOGY

5. The menstrual cycle, menstrual disorders, infertility and the menopause.

6. Pelvic pain, endometriosis and minimal-access surgery.

7. Problems of the female genital tract.

8. Uterovaginal prolapse and urinary incontinence.

9. Family planning and sexual health.

10. Bleeding in early pregnancy.

SECTION 3: OBSTETRICS

11. Pre-pregnancy, counselling, prenatal diagnosis and antenatal care.

12. Physiology of pregnancy and pregnancy problems.

13. Multiple pregnancy, breech and abnormal presentations.

14. Labour.

15. The Puerperium.

16. Neonatal medicine.

SECTION 4: EMERGENCIES AND PRACTICAL PROCEDURES

17. Emergencies and procedures.

Appendices:

Final medical examination: Questions and answers

Definitions and normal values

Description

The perfect clinical companion; fully revised and updated for this new edition.

  • Concise
  • Evidence-based
  • Focussed on the core curriculum
  • Comprehensive coverage sign-posted by clear, consistent headings, from definition, aetiology, pathophysiology, history taking, general advice, clinical features, investigations, management, treatment, prognosis and assessment to risk factors and differential diagnoses.
  • Includes self-assessment, emergency procedures and normal values.

Key Features

  • The perfect clinical companion; fully revised and updated for this new edition.

    • Concise
    • Evidence-based
    • Focussed on the core curriculum
    • Comprehensive coverage sign-posted by clear, consistent headings, from definition, aetiology, pathophysiology, history taking, general advice, clinical features, investigations, management, treatment, prognosis and assessment to risk factors and differential diagnoses.
    • Includes self-assessment, emergency procedures and normal values.


Details

No. of pages:
8
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders Ltd. 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders Ltd.
eBook ISBN:
9780702056505
eBook ISBN:
9780702051241
Paperback ISBN:
9780702043611

About the Authors

Barry O'Reilly Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Cork, Ireland

Cecilia Bottomley Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Specialist Registrar in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital Trust, London, UK

Janice Rymer Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Medicine, London, UK