The definitive guide to women’s reproductive health from conception to old age.
Obstetrics and Gynaecology: an evidence-based guide is the ideal resource for anyone working in the field of women’s health, including medical students, junior doctors, midwives, nurses and general practitioners.
Expertly written and packed with the most relevant, up-to date evidence; this obstetrics and gynaecology textbook covers all aspects of women’s health from conception to puberty and from pregnancy to old age.
Obstetrics and Gynaecology: an evidence-based guide addresses common areas of everyday practice. It details how to take an obstetric or gynaecological history, manage abnormal uterine bleeding and provide antenatal care. In addition, it highlights less common but equally important issues in women’s health, such as gynaecological malignancies and managing multiple pregnancies.
Written by an editorial team comprising an obstetrician, gynaecologist and sonographer, the content in this obstetrics and gynaecology textbook is balanced and chronologically arranged from from birth to end of life.
- Provides guidance in applying evidence to medical care.
- Obstetrics and gynaecology OSCEs with a detailed answer guide.
- Multiple-choice questions aligned to chapters and practice OSCEs featuring scenario, suggested history, examination and management.
Chapter 1 The newborn
Chapter 2 Sexual development and puberty
Chapter 3 Fundamentals of gynaecology: the menstrual cycle and clinical interaction
Chapter 4 Sexual activity and contraception
Chapter 5 Sexually transmitted infections
Chapter 6 Fertility
Chapter 7 Problems of fertility
Chapter 8 Chronic pelvic pain
Chapter 9 The physiological changes of pregnancy
Chapter 10 Problems in early pregnancy
Chapter 11 Antenatal care
Chapter 12 Fetal growth and development
Chapter 13 Infections in pregnancy
Chapter 14 Medical disorders in pregnancy
Chapter 15 Labour and delivery
Chapter 16 Obstetric emergencies
Chapter 17 Routine care of postpartum women
Chapter 18 Abnormal uterine bleeding
Chapter 19 The menopause and beyond
Chapter 20 Incontinence
Chapter 21 Genital prolapse
Chapter 22 Germ cell tumours of the ovary
Chapter 23 Gestational trophoblastic disease
Chapter 24 Cervical cancer screening
Chapter 25 Cervical cancer
Chapter 26 Uterine cancer
Chapter 27 Cancer of the ovary
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- © Mosby Australia 2014
- 18th October 2013
- Mosby Australia
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Associate Professor of Gynaecology University of
New South Wales and Royal Hospital for Women,
Associate Professor of Gynaecology University of New South Wales and Royal Hospital for Women, Sydney, Australia
Senior Staff Specialist in Maternal Fetal Medicine, Royal Hospital for Women, NSW and Conjoint Senior Lecturer University of New South Wales, Australia
Obstetrician Gynaecologist, Sonologist, Monash Ultrasound for Women, Melbourne, Australia