Volume 18. Progress in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Volume 18

1st Edition


  • John Studd
  • Seang Tan
  • Frank Chervenak
  • Key Features

    • Established review series covering the latest and most important topics in the field of obstetrics and gynecology.

    • International line-up of contributors.

    • Provides excellent method of keeping up to date for clinicians.

    • Serves as topical review for trainees preparing for professional examinations.

    Table of Contents


    1 Women’s health Vicki Seltzer

    2 Pregnancy and obesity Swati Vyas, Lubna Ghani, Nina Khazaezadeh, Eugene Oteng-Ntim

    3 Exercise in pregnancy Nagy Rafla, Mini S. Nair, Suresh Kumar

    4 Drugs in pregnancy Kristi Borowski, Jennifer R. Niebyl

    5 Environmental causes of human congenital malformations Robert L. Brent

    6 Counseling for prenatal testing Susan M. White, Lachlan de Crespigny

    7 Obstetric, neonatal, and infant outcomes following assisted reproduction William Buckett

    8 Managing multiple pregnancy and birth Isaac Blickstein

    9 Maternal mortality Jean-Claude Veille

    10 Trends in safe motherhood programs in sub-Saharan Africa Stephen P. Munjanja, Franz Majoko, Gunilla Lindmark

    11 Quality-of-care issues in obstetric services Laurie Montgomery Irvine

    12 Cervical insufficiency Katherine Shaio Sandhu, Sean Keeler, David E. Seubert

    13 Transvaginal ultrasound – obstetric applications in the second and third trimesters of pregnancy Celia Burrell, Boon H. Lim

    14 Controversies in the management of preterm premature rupture of membranes Jesus R. Alvarez, Joseph J. Apuzzio

    15 Abnormalities of amniotic fluid Richard Brown

    16 Urinary tract injuries at cesarean section Olanrewaju Sorinola

    17 Investigation and management of anal sphincter injury following childbirth Gillian Fowler, Nigel Holland

    18 Cancer in pregnancy Marilyn Huang, Brian M. Slomovitz, Thomas A. Caputo, Hugh Barber (deceased)


    19 Human papilloma virus (HPV) infections William J. Ledger

    20 A review of pediatric gynecology Maha Ragunath, Sujit Mukhopadya, Susan J. Ward

    21 Gynecologic ultrasound: a primer for clinicians Ivica Zalud, Raydeen Busse

    22 Diagnosis


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