Women's Primary Health Care: Office Practice and Procedures

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Vicki L. Seltzer, Warren H. Pearse
McGraw-Hill, Health Professions Division, 1995 - Health & Fitness - 825 pages
In recent years, there has been a growing appreciation that the health problems of women require increased attention. Research has demonstrated important differences in the natural history, prevention, evaluation, & treatment of diseases in men & women. More & more, the primary care physician-ob/gyn, family practitioner, & internist needs to be skilled at delivering cost-effective treatment of non-ob/gyn problems in the office setting. This text helps the reader develop the necessary skills for the management of the full spectrum of disorders & conditions presented by the female patient.

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Contents

Special Needs of the Adolescent
11
Beyond Menopause
25
The Importance of a Detailed Personal Social and Family History
39
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About the author (1995)

Seltzer is Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York. She is also the current President of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Pearse is Executive Director of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Washington, DC.

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