High Risk Obstetrics: The Requisites in Obstetrics & Gynecology

High Risk Obstetrics: The Requisites in Obstetrics & Gynecology

by Edmund F. Funai, Mark Evans, Charles J. Lockwood
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323033229

ISBN-13: 9780323033220

Pub. Date: 04/15/2008

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This volume in the Requisites in Obstetrics and Gynecologic series offers expert guidance in the assessment and management of high-risk pregnancies. Inside you’ll find coverage of antepartum care, complications, medical complications of pregnancy, fetal disorders, fetal surveillance, intrapartum complications, and puerperal disorders. It delivers all of this

Overview

This volume in the Requisites in Obstetrics and Gynecologic series offers expert guidance in the assessment and management of high-risk pregnancies. Inside you’ll find coverage of antepartum care, complications, medical complications of pregnancy, fetal disorders, fetal surveillance, intrapartum complications, and puerperal disorders. It delivers all of this essential information in the proven “high-yield” Requisites format—equipping you to master the material quickly. Perfect for quick review and exam preparation, this is one resource you’ll consult over and over again!

• Covers maternal/family history of cardiac disease, hypertension, preeclampsia, diabetes (both pre-gestational and gestational types), infectious diseases, and many more important topics.
• Follows a logical, consistent chapter format to facilitate quick and easy reference.
• Offers abundant tables that present differential diagnoses, lab values / radiologic studies, treatment / therapy recommendations, and guidance on when to refer to a specialist.
• Presents thought-provoking clinical scenarios to help you determine the best course of action in situations where there are controversies concerning the standard of care.
• Features a wealth of illustrations that make details clearer.
• Includes highlighted boxes that emphasize relevant case studies • key points of each section • current controversies • and other important information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323033220
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
04/15/2008
Series:
Requisites in Ob/Gyn Series
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents


Overview of Genetics   Arie Drugan   Mark I. Evans     1
Genetic Screening and Clinical Testing   Mark I. Evans   Jon Hyett   Kypros Nickolaides     33
General Principles of Obstetric Sonography   Anna K. Sfakianaki   Joshua Copel     61
Anomalies of the Ventral Wall   Ana Monteagudo   Ilan E. Timor-Tritsch     85
Anomalies of the Fetal Face   Ana Monteagudo   Ilan E. Timor-Tritsch     91
Anomalies of the Fetal Central Nervous System   Ana Monteagudo   Ilan E. Timor-Tritsch     95
Common Fetal Anomalies: The Fetal Heart   Svena Julien   Joshua Copel     115
Abnormal Fetal Growth: Intrauterine Growth Restriction   Michael Y. Divon   Yoni Barnhard     127
Management of Oligohydramnios and Polyhydramnios   Robert Gagnon   Michael G. Ross     137
Recurrent Pregnancy Loss   Anna K. Sfakianaki   Charles J. Lockwood     147
Preterm Premature Rupture of the Fetal Membranes   Thomas F. McElrath     157
Preterm Labor and Birth   Mert Ozan Bahtiyar   Charles J. Lockwood     171
Cervical Cerclage: Indications,Contraindications, and Techniques   Nastaran Foyouzi   Errol R. Norwitz     189
Postterm Pregnancy   Nastaran Foyouzi   Errol R. Norwitz     205
Management of Multiple Pregnancies   Despina Mavridou   Errol R. Norwitz   Julian N. Robinson   Hee Joong Lee     213
Preeclampsia   Edmund F. Funai     231
Chronic Hypertension in Pregnancy   Maria J. Small   John Paul Hayslett     241
Renal Disease in Pregnancy   John Paul Hayslett     257
Diabetes and Pregnancy   Stephen F. Thung     267
Infectious Diseases in Pregnancy   Karlijn Woensdregt   Hee Joong Lee   Errol R. Norwitz     287
Human Immunodeficiency Virus   Urania Magriples     317
Cardiac Disease   D. Yvette LaCoursiere   Michael Varner     333
Pulmonary Complications in Pregnancy   Stephanie R. Martin   Michael R. Foley     365
Inherited and Acquired Thrombophilias in Pregnancy   Michael J. Paidas   De-Hui W. Ku   Yale S. Arkel     383
Hematologic Disorders in Pregnancy   Michael J. Paidas   De-Hui W. Ku   Yale S. Arkel     405
Common Autoimmune Disorders in Pregnancy   Benjamin D. Hamar   Joshua Copel   Jill P. Buyon     421
Neurologic Disorders in Pregnancy   Nikki Koklanaris   Men-Jean Lee     445
Dermatosis of Pregnancy   Miriam Keltz Pomeranz   Olympia Kovich     463
Index     475

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