This book is a comprehensive guide to perinatal medicine for practicing gynaecologists. Divided into 20 sections, it begins with Neonatology, followed by Ethical and Legal issues, Ultrasound, Physiology, Early Pregnancy, Intrauterine Growth, and Infectious Disease amongst other topics.
Contributions from multidisciplinary experts guide physicians through the developments in diagnosis and treatment of the mother, foetus and neonate, improving the quality of life and long-term outcomes of patients.
All recent developments are presented with recommendations for safe and effective diagnostic and therapeutic interventions in both maternal-foetal medicine and neonatology, making the Textbook of Perinatal Medicine an indispensable resource for obstetricians and gynaecologists.
Comprehensive guide to key topics and advances in perinatal medicine
Provides recommendations for safe and effective diagnosis and treatment
Internationally recognised editor and author team
Highly illustrated with full colour images and tables throughout
Asim Kurjak MD PhD Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical School University of Zagreb, Sveti Duh Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia, Faculty of Health Science, Dubrovnik International University, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Section 1: Neonatology Section 2: Ethical and Legal Dimensions Section 3: Evidence-Based Medicine & Epidemiology Section 4: Ultrasound Section 5: Doppler Ultrasound Section 6: Basic Science Section 7: Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy Section 8: Screening and Risk Management Section 9: Fetal and Maternal Physiology Section 10: Fetal and Maternal Physiology Section 11: Early Pregnancy Section 12: Prenatal Diagnosis and Therapy Section 13: Intrauterine Growth Section 14: Preterm Delivery Section 15: Fetal Monitoring Section 16: Multiple Pregnancy and Delivery Section 17: Infectious Disease Section 18: Labor and Delivery Section 19: Maternal Disease Section 20: The Challenge Facing Developing Countries