Blueprints Obstetrics and Gynecology / Edition 5

Blueprints Obstetrics and Gynecology / Edition 5

by Tamara L. Callahan, Aaron B. Caughey
     
 

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)

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Table of Contents

1Pregnancy and prenatal care1
2Early pregnancy complications13
3Prenatal screening, diagnosis, and treatment22
4Normal labor and delivery36
5Antepartum hemorrhage58
6Complications of labor and delivery69
7Fetal complications of pregnancy84
8Hypertension and pregnancy98
9Diabetes in pregnancy105
10Infectious diseases in pregnancy113
11Other medical complications of pregnancy121
12Postpartum care and complications134
13Benign disorders of the lower genital tract142
14Benign disorders of the upper genital tract153
15Endometriosis and adenomyosis165
16Infections of the lower female reproductive tract173
17Upper female reproductive tract and systemic infections186
18Pelvic relaxation193
19Urinary incontinence199
20Puberty, the menstrual cycle, and menopause212
21Amenorrhea221
22Abnormalities of the menstrual cycle231
23Hirsutism and virilism241
24Contraception and sterilization248
25Elective termination of pregnancy268
26Infertility and assisted reproduction275
27Neoplastic disease of the vulva and vagina289
28Cervical neoplasia and cervical cancer296
29Endometrial cancer308
30Ovarian and fallopian tube tumors313
31Gestational trophoblastic disease323
32Benign breast disease and breast cancer334

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