SHARPEN YOUR CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS AND IMPROVE PATIENT CARE
Experience with clinical cases is key to mastering the art and science of medicine and ultimately to providing patients with competent clinical care. Case Files (R): Obstetrics & Gynecology provides 60 true-to-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in obstetrics and gynecology. Each case includes an easy-to-understand discussion correlated to key concepts, definitions of key terms, clinical pearls, and USMLE (R)-style review questions to reinforce your learning. With Case Files (R), you'll learn instead of memorize.
* Learn from 60 high-yield cases, each with board-style questions
* Master key concepts with clinical pearls
* Cement your knowledge with 25 new integrated challenge questions
* Polish your approach to clinical problem solving and to patient care
* Perfect for medical students, physician assistant students, nurse midwife and nurse practitioner students
Eugene C. Toy, MD is a dual certified family physician and ob/gyn. He is the John S. Dunn Senior Academic Chair and Program Director of the Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program; Vice Chair of Academic Affairs in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at The Methodist Hospital--Houston; Clerkship Director and Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at The University of Texas--Houston Medical School (Houston, Texas).
Section I: How to Approach Clinical Problems Part 1. Approach to the Patient Part 2. Approach to Clinical Probmem Solving Part 3. Approach to Reading Part 4. Approach to Surgery Section II: Cases 1. Labor (Latent Phase) 2. Anemia in Pregnancy (Thalassemia Trait) 3. Uterine Inversion 4. Shoulder Dystocia 5. Fetal Bradycardia (Cord Prolapse) 6. Postpartum Hemorrhage 7. Serum Screening in Pregnancy 8. Twin Gestation with Vasa Previa 9. Herpes Simplex Virus Infection in Labor 10. Placenta Previa 11. Placental Abruption 12. Placenta Accreta 13.Abdominal Pain in Pregnancy (Ovarian Torsion) 14. Pruritus (Cholestrasis) of Pregnancy 15. Pulmonary Embolus in Pregnancy 16. Preeclampsia with Severe Features 17. Preterm Labor 18. Preterm Premature Rupture of Membranes (PPROM) and Intra-Amniotic Infection 19. Parvovirus Infection in Pregnancy 20. Chlamydia Cervicitis and HIV in Pregnancy 21. Thyroid Storm in Pregnancy 22. Intrauterine Growth Restriction 23.Pyelonephritis, Unresponsive 24. Necrotizing Fasciitis 25. Postpartum Endomyometritis 26. Breast Abscess and Mastitis 27. Diabetes in Pregnancy 28. Prenatal Care 29. Health Maintenance, Age 66 Years 30. Perimenopause 31. Sexual Assault 32. Ureteral Injury after Hysterectomy 33. Pelvic Organ Prolapse 34. Fascial Disruption 35. Urinary Incontinence 36. Salpingitis, Acute 37. Chronic Pelvic Pain 38. Bacterial Vaginosis 39. Syphilitic Chancre 40. Urinary Tract Infection (Cystitis) 41. Uterine Leiomyomata 42. Threatened Abortion and Spontaneous Abortion 43. Ectopic Pregnancy 44. Contraception 45. Abortion, Septic 46. Fibroadenoma of the Breast 47. Dominant Breast Mass 48. Breast, Abnormal Mammogram 49. Amenorrhea (Intrauterine Adhesions) 50.Gactorrhea Due to Hypothyroidism 51. Amenorrhea (Sheehan Syndrome) 52. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome 53. Hirsutism, Sertoli-Leydig Cell Tumor 54. Pubertal Delay, Gonadal Dysgenesis 55. Amenorrhea (Primary), Mullerian Agenesis 56. Infertility, Peritoneal Factor 57. Postmenopausal Bleeding 58. Cervical Cancer 59. Ovarian Cancer (Epithelial) 60. Lichen Sclerosis of Vulva Section III: Review Questions Section IV: Listing of Cases