Oxford Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

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Sally Collins, Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, Kevin Hayes, Simon Jackson, Lawrence Impey
OUP Oxford, Jul 25, 2013 - Medical - 816 pages
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Fully revised for a third edition, the best-selling Oxford Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is now better than ever. It includes new algorithms for patient management, new images and full colour photographs, and new and expanded topics including female genital mutilation, consent for operations, and pre-operative assessment. Written and reviewed by a team of highly experienced clinicians and academics, and UK trainees, this handbook is a perfect starting point for preparation for postgraduate exams. Practical advice is presented with key evidence-based guidelines, supported by web references, providing the most up-to-date clinical information as well as the perfect starting point for preparation for postgraduate exams. The indispensable, concise and practical guide to all aspects of obstetric and gynaecological medical care, diagnosis, and management, this is the must have resource for all specialist trainees, junior doctors and medical students, as well as a valuable aide memoir for experienced clinicians.
 

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Contents

1 Normal pregnancy
1
2 Pregnancy complications
49
3 Fetal medicine
107
4 Infectious diseases in pregnancy
155
5 Medical disorders in pregnancy
185
6 Labour and delivery
263
7 Obstetric anaesthesia
327
8 Neonatal resuscitation
339
14 Gynaecological anatomy and development
457
15 Normal menstruation and its disorders
501
16 Early pregnancy problems
525
17 Genital tract infections and pelvic pain
549
18 Subfertility and reproductive medicine
569
19 Sexual assault
613
20 Contraception
621
21 Menopause
635

9 Postnatal care
349
10 Obstetric emergencies
373
11 Perinatal and maternal mortality
403
12 Benign and malignant tumours in pregnancy
419
13 Substance abuse and psychiatric disorders
429
22 Urogynaecology
653
23 Benign and malignant gynaecological conditions
685
24 Miscellaneous gynaecology
771
Index
799
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Sally Collins is Specialist Registrar in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK. Sabaratnam Arulkumaran is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at St. George's Hospital Medical School at the University of London, UK. Kevin Hayes is Senior Lecturer / HonoraryConsultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Medical Education at St. George's Hospital Medical School and NHS Trust, University of London, UK. Simon Jackson is Consultant Gynaecologist at John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK. Lawrence Impey is Consultant in Obstetrics and Fetal Medicine at The JohnRadcliffe Hosptial, Oxford, UK.