Key Features

  • Comprehensively updated and referenced content on all aspects of women's health, reflecting the latest research and developments in current thinking
  • Advice on dealing with key ethical and moral issues and dilemmas
  • Case scenarios to illustrate particular situations
  • Sections in each chapter containing: learning objectives; ideas for personal and professional development; patient education points; useful resources and further reading lists

Table of Contents

Foreword. Preface .Women's sexuality. Ethico-legal issues in women's health .Promoting a healthy lifestyle. Using complementary therapies to aid women's sexual health .Psychosexual and emotional care. Women with special needs and concerns .Young people and sex. Sexuality during and after pregnancy . Unplanned pregnancy The management of subfertility. Contraception. Breast screening and breast disorders. Cervical screening and abnormalities. Sexual Health and sexually transmissible infections. Premenstrual syndrome. The menopause. Continence issues. Common gynaecological problems. Gynaecological investigations and surgery. Glossary. Index

Details

No. of pages:
622
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Bailièrre Tindall
eBook ISBN:
9780702037429
Print ISBN:
9780702027628

About the author

Gilly Andrews

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Nurse Specialist in Family Planning, King's College Hospital NHS Trust; Menopause and PMS Specialist Nurse, The Lister Hospital, London, UK