Obstetrics and Gynecology Clerkship Guide

1st Edition


  • Shahab Minassian
  • Mark Woodland
    • Print ISBN 9780323018975

    Key Features

    • Assess your knowledge and prepare for exams with a wealth of multiple-choice questions at the end of the text.
    • Focus on core material and the most common complaints seen on rounds.
    • Enhance your understanding with learning aids which emphasize essential information · real life clinical problems in Practice Cases · Key Points and Learning Objectives at the beginning of each chapter.

    Table of Contents

    I. Introduction to the Obstetrics & Gynecology Clerkship

    1. Secrets to Becoming a Successful Medical Student

    2. Communicating with Patients

    3. Ethics in Ob/Gyn

    4. Practical Skills for the Medical Student

    II. Patients Presenting with a Symptom, Sign, or Abnormal Lab Value

    5. Amenorrhea

    6. Abnormal Pap Smear

    7. Breast Mass

    8. Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding

    9. Vaginal Discharge

    10. Chronic Pelvic Pain

    11. Ovarian Cyst

    12. Hirsutism

    13. Urinary Incontinence

    14. Decreased Fetal Movement

    15. Dysfunctional Labor

    16. The Infertility Evaluation

    17. Bleeding During Pregnancy

    III. Patients Presenting with a Known Condition

    18. Obstetrics

    Prenatal Care

    Physiology of Normal Pregnancy

    Multiple Gestation

    Preterm Labor

    Premature Rupture of Membranes

    Diabetes in Pregnancy

    Hyptertension in Pregnancy

    Prolonged Gestation

    Normal and Abnormal Labor

    Breastfeeding – Dara Shalom, MS-IV and Patrice M. Weiss

    19. Contraception

    20. Age-Related Immunization, Risk Assessment, and Screening

    21. Reproductive Endocrinology

    22. Gynecologic Oncology

    23. Genetics in Obstetrics and Gynecology

    24. Anesthesia & Pain Management

    25. Leiomyoma/Uterine Fibroids

    26. Recurrent Miscarriage

    27. Ectopic Pregnancy

    28. Benign Vulvar Diseases

    29. Precocious and Delayed Puberty

    30. Procedures in Obstetrics and Gynecology

    31. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

    32. Menopause


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    About the editors

    Shahab Minassian

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Medical Student Clerkship Coordinator, MCP/Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philadelphia, PA

    Mark Woodland

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Clinical Associate Professor, Resident Program Director, MCP/Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philadelphia, PA