This book is a practical guide to gynaecological emergencies for trainees, with a focus on the importance of accurate patient assessment.
Divided into seven sections, the book begins with in depth discussion on the types of gynaecological emergencies, their diagnosis and treatment, found in different age groups, specifically, adolescents, the reproductive age group and the post-menopausal age group.
The following sections cover surgical emergencies, oncological emergencies and imaging. The final part describes miscellaneous topics such as acute urinary retention, emergencies related to contraception, and emergencies relating to drug use.
Highly illustrated with tables and flow charts, this concise handbook serves as a useful revision tool for postgraduates, as well as a quick reference for practising clinicians.
Practical guide to gynaecological emergencies for trainees
Covers diagnosis and treatment of emergencies in different age groups
Emphasis on accurate patient assessment throughout
Highly illustrated with tables and flow charts
Kamini A Rao DGO DORCP DCh FRCOG (UK) MCh (UK) FICOG PGDMLE (Law) FNAMS Medical Director, Milann - The Fertility Centre, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Adolescents Part 1: Common Gynecologic and Urinary Problems in the Pediatric and Adolescent Females Part 2: Sexual Abuse and Assault in the Pediatric Patient Reproductive Age Group Part 1A: Early Pregnancy Part 1B: Gestational Trophoblastic Disease Part 1C: Ectopic Pregnancy Part 2A: Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Part 2B: Ovarian Torsion Part 3A: Leiomyoma Uterus Presenting as Emergency Part 3B: Abnormal Uterine Bleeding Part 3C: Dysmenorrhea Part 3D: Infections Postmenopausal Age Group Part 1: Pyometra Part 2: Postmenopausal Bleeding Part 3: Gynecological Emergencies in Postmenopausal Women with Mass Per Vaginum Emergencies In Gynecological Surgeries Part 1: Complications in Open Gynecological Surgery Part 2: Dealing with Complications in Laparoscopy Gynecological Oncology Emergencies Imaging in Gynecologic Emergencies Miscellaneous Gynecologic Emergencies Part 1: Acute Urinary Retention Part 2: Emergencies Related to Contraception Part 3: Emergencies Due to Drugs in Gynecology