Oxford American Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Oxford University Press, Sep 10, 2007 - Medical - 760 pages
Written by leading American practitioners, the Oxford American Handbooks of Medicine each offer a pocket-sized overview of an entire specialty, featuring instant access to guidance on the conditions that are most likely to be encountered. Precise and prescriptive, the handbooks offer up-to-date advice on examination, investigations, common procedures, and in-patient care. These books will be invaluable resources for residents and students, as well as a useful reference for practitioners. Part of the most popular medical handbook series in the world, the Oxford American Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynecology is a dependable manual geared for ultra-quick reference any time. It is comprehensive enough to serve as a mini-text, yet it is thin and light and uses concise, bulleted text, quick reference tabs, four-color presentation, and bookmark ribbons to help provide fast answers on the ward. Written by an acclaimed team of authors, this Handbook presents information in a succinct, comprehensive, and affordable volume in the proven format of the Oxford Handbook Series. Why choose the Oxford American Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynecology? The design.... The Handbook uses a unique flexicover design that's durable and practical. Compact, light, and fits in your pocket! Also has quick reference tabs, four-color presentation, and bookmark ribbons to help provide fast answers. The interior layout.... The Handbook is a quick reference in a small, innovative package. With one to two topics per page, it provides easy access and the emergency sections are in red to stand out. Icons throughout aid quick reference. The information.... The Handbook succinctly covers all the essential topics in a one or two-page spread format with colored headings that break up the text and provide a logical structure for readers of all levels. Common clinical questions are answered clearly and extensively. The history.... Oxford University Press is known around the world for excellence, tradition, and innovation. These handbooks are among the best selling in the world. The price.... You get an extremely useful tool at a great value!
 

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Contents

2 Pregnancy complications
55
3 Fetal medicine
125
4 Infectious diseases in pregnancy
163
5 Medical disorders
199
6 Labor and delivery
267
7 Postnatal care
347
8 Obstetric emergencies
363
9 Miscellaneous obstetrics
387
12 Normal menstruation and its disorders
449
13 Early pregnancy problems
477
14 Genital tract infections vaginal discharge and pelvic pain
497
15 Subfertility and reproductive medicine
517
16 Contraception
573
17 Menopause and urogynecology
587
18 Benign and malignant gynecological conditions
611
19 Miscellaneous gynecology
687

10 Psychiatric disorders and substance abuse
407
11 Gynecological history examination anatomy and development
421

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