Obstetrics and Gynecology: A Competency-Based Companion

1st Edition

With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

Editor:

  • Michael Belden
  • Key Features

    • Provides high-yield core information essential to rotations in a pocket-sized, portable format.
    • Uses a color-coded system that places core information in a framework of the ACGME Core Competencies.
    • Offers self-assessment activities throughout to promote retention and application of knowledge, including access on line to your own competency-based portfolio tools and competency-specific learning modules (Vertical Reads).
    • Features ACGME Core Competencies enabling you to integrate evidence-based medicine, continual self-assessment, and cognizance of interpersonal skills into your daily routine.
    • Includes features such as “Speaking Intelligently” and “Clinical Thinking” in each chapter to help you see the “big picture.”
    • Presents “Teaching Visuals”—an interactive teaching device designed to reinforce visual concepts.
    • Equips you to perform a more in-depth review of obstetric and gynecological topics with “Clinical Entities” that link to top references in the field.
    • Includes access to Student Consult at www.studentconsult.com, where you'll find the complete text and illustrations of the book online, fully searchable "Integration Links" to bonus content in other Student Consult titles Self-Assessment Competency Log Professors Pearls that provide cases with questions and annotated answers Vertical Reads and much more!

    Table of Contents

    Section I: INTRODUCTION TO THE COMPETENCIES

    Chapter 1 How to Study This Book

    Chapter 2 Medical Knowledge: An Essential Competency

    Chapter 3 Practice-Based Learning and Improvement

    Chapter 4 Interpersonal and Communication Skills

    Chapter 5 Professionalism from Hippocrates to the Residency Review Committee

    Chapter 6 The Systems-Based Practice Competency

    Chapter 7 How to Succeed on the Ob/Gyn Clerkship

    Chapter 8 Using the Competencies to Become an Effective Teacher

    Chapter 9 Oral Presentations in Obstetrics

    Appendix 1: ACGME Clincial Competencies

    Appendix 2: Competency Self-Assessment Form: Obstetrics

    Appendix 3: Competency Self-Assessment Form: Gynecology

    Section II: CASES IN OBSTETRIC MANAGEMENT

    Chapter 10 Obstetric Tools: Prenatal Ultrasound in Each Trimester

    Chapter 11 Routine Prenatal Care (Case 1)

    Chapter 12 Antenatal Screening and Prenatal Diagnosis for Fetal Genetic Disorders (Case 2)

    Chapter 13 Antenatal Fetal Surveillance (Case 3)

    Chapter 14 Teaching Visual: Fetal Heart-Rate Interpretation

    Chapter 15 Obstetric Anesthesia (Case 4)

    Chapter 16 Normal Labor (Case 5)

    Chapter 17 Abnormalities of Labor and Their Management (Case 6)

    Chapter 18 Postpartum Hemorrhage (Case 7)

    Chapter 19 Teaching Visual: Managing Post Partum Hemorrhage

    Professor’s Pearls: Cases in Obstetric Management

    Section III: CASES IN MATERNAL/FETAL MEDICINE

    Chapter 20 Early Pregnancy Loss and Miscarriage (Case 8)

    Chapter 21 Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy (Case 9)

    Chapter 22 Diabetes in Pregnancy (Case 10)

    Chapter 23 Pulmonary Diseases in Pregnancy (Case 11)

    Chapter 24 Premature Labor, Abnormal Bleeding, and Abdominal Pain in the Second and Third Trimester (Case 12)

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    Details

    No. of pages:
    592
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2011
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781416048961
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323240185