Preparation and Revision for the DRCOG

3rd Edition

Editors:

  • Gregory Davis
  • Michael Chapman
  • Adam Rodin
  • Janice Rymer
    • Print ISBN 9780443072246

    Key Features

    • concise - written in a very simple style that keeps wordage to a minimum
    • linked to DRCOG exam
    • equally useful as an MRCGP reference
    • very useful for GP registrars - especially those with limited experience of hospital O&G

    Table of Contents

    CONTENTS:
    SECTION 1 the EXAMINATION:
    General Information.
    Preparing for the Examination.
    The Written Paper.
    Objective Structured Clinical Examination

    SECTION II the SYLLABUS:
    A: Gynaecology:
    The Menstrual Cycle.
    Menstrual Disorders.
    Endometriosis, Dyspareunia and Pelvic Pain.
    Infertility.
    Congenital Abnormalities of the Female Genital Tract.
    Hirsutism and Virilism.
    Bleeding in Early Pregnancy.
    Benign Conditions of the Female Genital Tract.
    Gynaecological Oncology.
    The Menopause and Hormone Replacement Therapy.
    The Premenstrual Syndrome.
    Urinary Incontinence.
    Uterovaginal Prolapse.
    Minimal Access Surgery.
    B: Obstetrics:
    Prepregnancy Counselling and Prenatal Diagnosis.
    Antenatal Care.
    Minor Disorders of Pregnancy.
    Infections in Pregnancy.
    Major Complications of Pregnancy.
    Preterm Labour, Hypertensive Disorders, Rhesus Isoimmunization, Intrauterine Growth Retardation, Antepartum Haemorrhage, Maternal Systemic Disorders. Labour First Stage.
    Labour Second Stage.
    Labour Third Stage.
    Fetal Monitoring in Labour.
    Obstetric Intervention.
    Breech Presentation and Transverse Lie.
    Twin Pregnancy.
    Obstetric Analgesia and Anaesthesia.
    Puerperium and Breast Feeding.
    Obstetric and Gynaecological Emergencies.
    Home Deliveries.
    Stillbirths.
    Maternity Benefits.
    Statistics.
    C: Miscellaneous Subjects:
    Neonatal Medicine.
    Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
    Family Planning.
    Psychosexual Counselling
    APPENDICES:
    Obstetric Terms and Definitions.
    Risk Factors in Obstetrics.
    The Fetal Skull.
    Diameters of the Normal Female Pelvis.
    Normal Values in Pregnancy.
    Partograms - the graphic description of labour.
    The Obstetric Flying Squad.
    Suggested Reading.
    Index.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    420
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2003
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443072246