Gynaecological Nursing

1st Edition

A Practical Guide

Authors:

  • Elizabeth Gangar
  • Vicki Allanach
    • Print ISBN 9780443062025

    Table of Contents

    Anatomy and physiology of the female reproductive system. Disorders of puberty and congenital malformations of the genital tract. Subfertility/fertility. Sexually transmitted diseases. Early pregnancy disorders. Menstrual disorders. Premenstrual syndrome. Polycystic ovarian syndrome. Ovarian cysts. Chlamydia and pelvic inflammatory disease. Endometriosis. Chronic pelvic pain. Cancer of the uterine cervix. Cancer of the ovary. Cancer of the vulva and the vagina. Problems of the lower urogenital tract in the post-reproductive years with associated psychosexual experiences. Uterine displacement/prolapse. Disorders of micturition. The climacteric. Gynaecological surgery.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    400
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2001
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443062025

    About the authors

    Elizabeth Gangar

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Formerly Research Sister, Menopause Clinic, Queen Charlotte's & Chelsea Hospital, London, UK

    Vicki Allanach

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Adviser in Midwifery and Women's Health, Royal College of Nursing, London, UK