Obstetrics and Gynecology

1st Edition

An Illustrated Colour Text

Editors:

  • Joan Pitkin
  • Alison Peattie
  • Brian Magowan
    • Print ISBN 9780443050350

    Key Features

    • Uses over 330 illustrations, line drawings, photos, and boxes—134 in full color—to demonstrate the full range of diseases and disorders.

    • Presents all of the key information obstetrics and gynecology in a short, succinct, and easy-to-access format.

    • Covers over 70 core topics in the field, with each topic presented in 1 or 2 double-page spreads.

    Table of Contents

    1 Normal pregnancy
    2 Antenatal care
    3 Pre-conceptual counselling
    4 Prenatal diagnosis
    5 Infections in pregnancy
    6 HIV
    7 PROM, Preterm labour
    8 Hypertension in pregnancy
    9 Small for dates (IUGR, Doppler)
    10 Medical disorders of pregnancy
    11 Diabetes in pregnancy
    12 Anaemia
    13 Haemoglobinopathies
    14 Antepartum haemorrhage (APH)
    15 Multiple pregnancy
    16 Breech
    17 Large for dates
    18 Psycho-social problems in antenatal care
    19 Normal labour
    20 Induced labour
    21 Monitoring in labour
    22 Abnormal labour
    23 Assisted delivery
    24 Perineum
    25 Post-partum haemorrhage (PPH)
    26 Obstetric Emergencies
    27 Normal pueperium
    28 Abnormal pueperium
    29 Alternative approaches to delivery
    30 Analgesia in labour
    31 Role of community midwife
    32 Drugs in pregnancy
    33 Complaints in pregnancy
    34 Vital statistics in obstetrics
    35 The newborn
    36 Problems in the first week of life
    37 Bereavement in obstetrics
    38 Gynaecological assessment of patient
    39 Abnormal genital tract development
    40 Puberty
    41 Spontaneous abortion (including Recurrent)
    42 Therapeutic abortion
    43 Trophoblastic disorders
    44 Ectopic pregnancy
    45 Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
    46 Sexually transmitted disease (STD)
    47 Contraception -- hormonal
    48 Contraception -- non-hormonal
    49 Amenorrhoea
    50 Polycystic Ovarian syndrome (PCOS) (including hirsutism)
    51 Irregular bleeding (DUB)
    52 Day care gynaecological surgery
    53 Fibroids
    54 Menstrual discomfort/PMT
    55 Acute and chronic pelvic pain
    56 Endometriosis
    57 Infertility I
    58 Infertility II
    59 CIN I
    60 CIN II
    61 Cervical cancer
    62 Endometrial cancer
    63 Benign ovarian conditions
    64 Ovarian cancer
    65 Benign vulval conditions
    66 Vulval cancer
    67 Menopause I
    68 Menopause II
    69 Utero-genital prolapse
    70 Urinary incontinence (including LAVH)
    71A Tearful woman
    71B Wet woman
    72

    Details

    No. of pages:
    172
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2004
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443050350

    About the editors

    Joan Pitkin

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow, UK

    Alison Peattie

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, The Countess of Chester Hospital, Chester, UK

    Brian Magowan

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, The Borders General Hospital, Melrose, UK