Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies (7th Revised edition)

Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies (7th Revised edition)

By: Mark B. Landon (author), Henry L. Galan (author), Joe Leigh Simpson (author), Steven G. Gabbe (author), Jennifer R. Niebyl (author), Grobman Grobman (author), Vincenzo Berghella (author), Eric R. M. Jauniaux (author), Deborah A. Driscoll (author)Hardback

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After 30 years, Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies remains your go-to choice for authoritative guidance on managing today's obstetric patient. International experts put the latest knowledge in this specialty at your fingertips, with current and relevant information on everything from fetal origins of adult disease, to improving global maternal health, to important topics in day-to-day obstetrical practice. Highly readable, well-illustrated, and easy to understand, this bestselling obstetrics reference is an ideal tool for residents and clinicians. Take advantage of the collective wisdom of global experts in the field, including two new editors- Drs. Vincenzo Berghella and William Grobman -- and nearly 30 new contributors. Gain a new perspective on a wide range of today's key issues - all evidence-based and easy to read. Sweeping updates throughout including four new chapters: 'Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Delivery'; 'Placenta Accreta'; 'Obesity'; and 'Improving Global Maternal Health: Challenges and Opportunities' 11 videos reinforce chapter content and enhance learning in areas such as cesarean delivery and operative vaginal delivery New Glossary of the most frequently used key abbreviations for easy reference Expanded use of bolded statements and key points as well as additional tables, flow diagrams, and bulleted lists facilitates and enhances the mastery of each chapter More than 100 images in the Obstetrical Ultrasound chapter provide an important resource for normal and abnormal fetal anatomy


Section I: Physiology 1. Placental Anatomy and Physiology 2. Fetal Development and Physiology 3. Maternal Physiology 4. Maternal-Fetal Immunology 5. Developmental Origins of Adult Health and Disease Section II: Prenatal Care 6. Preconception and Prenatal Care 7. Nutrition During Pregnancy 8. Drugs and Environmental Agents in Pregnancy and Lactation: Teratology, Epidemiology 9. Obstetrical Ultrasound: Imaging, Dating, Growth and Anomaly 10. Genetic Screening and Prenatal Genetic Diagnosis 11. Antepartum Fetal Evaluation Section III: Intrapartum Care 12. Normal Labor and Delivery 13. Abnormal Labor and Induction of Labor 14. Operative Vaginal Delivery 15. Intrapartum Fetal Evaluation 16. Obstetrical Anesthesia 17. Malpresentations 18. Antepartum and Postpartum Hemorrhage 19. Cesarean Delivery 20. Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Delivery (VBAC) 21. Placenta Accreta Section IV: Postpartum Care 22. The Neonate 23. Postpartum Care and Long Term Health Considerations 24. Lactation and Breastfeeding Section V:Complicated Pregnancy 25. Surgery During Pregnancy 26. Trauma and Related Surgery in Pregnancy 27. Early Pregnancy Loss and Stillbirth 28. Cervical Insufficiency 29. Preterm Labor and Birth 30. Premature Rupture of the Membranes 31. Preeclampsia and Hypertensive Disorders 32. Multiple Gestations 33. Intrauterine Growth Restriction 34. Red Cell Alloimmunization 35. Amniotic Fluid Disorders Section VI: Pregnancy and Coexisting Disease 36. Prolonged and Postterm Pregnancy 37. Heart Disease in Pregnancy 38. Respiratory Disease in Pregnancy 39. Renal Disease in Pregnancy 40. Diabetes Mellitus Complicating Pregnancy 41. Obesity in Pregnancy 42. Thyroid and Parathyroid Diseases in Pregnancy 43. Pituitary and Adrenal Disorders in Pregnancy 44. Hematologic Complications of Pregnancy 45. Thromboembolic Disorders in Pregnancy 46. Collagen Vascular Diseases in Pregnancy 47. Hepatic Disorders during Pregnancy 48. Gastrointestinal Disorders during Pregnancy 49. Neurologic Disorders in Pregnancy 50. Malignant Diseases and Pregnancy 51. Skin Disease and Pregnancy 52. Maternal and Perinatal Infection: The Sexually Transmitted Diseases Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, and Syphilis in Pregnancy 53. Maternal and Perinatal Infection in Pregnancy - Viral 54. Maternal and Perinatal Infection in Pregnancy - Bacterial 55. Mental Health and Behavioral Disorders in Pregnancy Section VII: Legal and Ethical Issues in Perinatology 56. Patient Safety and Quality Measurement in Obstetrical Care 57. Ethical and Global Issues in Perinatology 58. Global Obstetric Health Care Appendices 59. Appendix 1: Normal Values in Pregnancy: Ultrasound Measurements 60. Appendix 2: Anatomy of the Pelvis 61. Appendix 3: Glossary of Key Abbreviations

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  • ISBN13: 9780323321082
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1320
  • ID: 9780323321082
  • ISBN10: 0323321089
  • edition: 7th Revised edition

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