Practical Guide to High Risk Pregnancy and Delivery

3rd Edition

A South Asian Perspective


  • Fernando Arias
  • Amarnath Bhide
  • Arulkumaran S
  • Kaizad Damania
  • Shirish Daftary
    • Electronic ISBN 9788131231630


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    Elsevier India
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    About the authors

    Amarnath Bhide

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant in Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics, St. George's Hospital, London, UK Honorary Senior Lecturer, St. George's University of London Scientific Editor, BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Formerly, Professor and Unit Head, Nowrosjee Wadia Maternity Hospital, Mumbai, India

    Arulkumaran S

    Sir Dr. S Arulkumaran is Professor and Head of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at St George’s University of London. Previously the Secretary General and Treasurer to the International Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecology for nine years, he is now President-Elect for the federation. Sir S Arulkumaran is the past President of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of the UK from 2007 and 2010. He is Editor-in-Chief of Best Practice and Research in Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology and author of 245 indexed publications, 24 books and 164 book chapters. He is the Honorary Fellow of the America, Sri Lankan, South African, Pakistan, Indian, Australian and New Zealand Colleges of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and the Honorary Member of the Canadian, Malaysian, German, Italian and South African Societies. Sir S Arulkumaran was knighted as Knight Bachelor in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List in June 2009 in recognition of Services to Medicine.

    Kaizad Damania

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Dr. Kaizad Damania is currently working as consultant, Obstetrics and Gynaecology at N Wadia Maternity Hospital, Mumbai.

    Shirish Daftary

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor Emeritus and Consultant, Obstetrician & Gynecologist, Nowrosjee Wadia Maternity Hospital, Mumbai. Dr. Daftary’s Total Care Clinic, Mumbai.