Blueprints Obstetrics and Gynecology / Edition 5

Blueprints Obstetrics and Gynecology / Edition 5

by Tamara L. Callahan, Aaron B. Caughey
     
 

ISBN-10: 078178249X

ISBN-13: 9780781782494

Pub. Date: 12/01/2008

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

One of the best selling and highly regarded volumes in the Blueprints series, Blueprints Obstetrics and Gynecology provides students with a concise review of what they need to know in their ob/gyn rotations or the Boards. Each chapter is brief and includes pedagogical features such as bolded key words, tables, figures, and Key Points. A

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One of the best selling and highly regarded volumes in the Blueprints series, Blueprints Obstetrics and Gynecology provides students with a concise review of what they need to know in their ob/gyn rotations or the Boards. Each chapter is brief and includes pedagogical features such as bolded key words, tables, figures, and Key Points. A question-and-answer section at the end of the book presents 100 board-format questions with rationales. The newest techniques in contraception and sterilization and hormone replacement therapies are covered, as are contemporary treatment options for uterine fibroids and invasive breast cancer.

A companion Website includes a question bank and fully searchable text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781782494
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
12/01/2008
Series:
Blueprints Series
Edition description:
Fifth
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface viii

Acknowledgments ix

Abbreviations x

Part 1 Obstetrics 1

1 Pregnancy and Prenatal Care 3

2 Early Pregnancy Complications 14

3 Prenatal Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment 22

4 Normal Labor and Delivery 35

5 Antepartum Hemorrhage 56

6 Complications of Labor and Delivery 65

7 Fetal Complications of Pregnancy 79

8 Hypertension and Pregnancy 92

9 Diabetes During Pregnancy 99

10 Infectious Diseases in Pregnancy 107

11 Other Medical Complications of Pregnancy 115

12 Postpartum Care and Complications 127

Part 2 Gynecology 137

13 Benign Disorders of the Lower Genital Tract 139

14 Benign Disorders of the Upper Genital Tract 150

15 Endometriosis and Adenomyosis 163

16 Infections of the Lower Female Reproductive Tract 171

17 Upper Female Reproductive Tract and Systemic Infections 184

18 Pelvic Organ Prolapse 191

19 Urinary Incontinence 198

20 Puberty, the Menstrual Cycle, and Menopause 212

21 Amenorrhea 222

22 Abnormalities of the Menstrual Cycle 231

23 Hirsutism and Virilism 241

24 Contraception and Sterilization 247

25 Elective Termination of Pregnancy 268

26 Infertility and Assisted Reproductive Technologies 275

27 Neoplastic Disease of the Vulva and Vagina 290

28 Cervical Neoplasia and Cervical Cancer 298

29 Endometrial Cancer 310

30 Ovarian and Fallopian Tube Tumors 317

31 Gestational Trophoblastic Disease 328

32 Disease and Breast Cancer 339

Questions 355

Answers 371

Index 387

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