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
     
 

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… See more details below

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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.

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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

Ch. 1 Overview of Genetics Arie Drugan Drugan, Arie Mark I. Evans Evans, Mark I. 1

Ch. 2 Genetic Screening and Clinical Testing Mark I. Evans Evans, Mark I. Jon Hyett Hyett, Jon Kypros Nickolaides Nickolaides, Kypros 33

Ch. 3 General Principles of Obstetric Sonography Anna K. Sfakianaki Sfakianaki, Anna K. Joshua Copel Copel, Joshua 61

Ch. 4 Anomalies of the Ventral Wall Ana Monteagudo Monteagudo, Ana Ilan E. Timor-Tritsch Timor-Tritsch, Ilan E. 85

Ch. 5 Anomalies of the Fetal Face Ana Monteagudo Monteagudo, Ana Ilan E. Timor-Tritsch Timor-Tritsch, Ilan E. 91

Ch. 6 Anomalies of the Fetal Central Nervous System Ana Monteagudo Monteagudo, Ana Ilan E. Timor-Tritsch Timor-Tritsch, Ilan E. 95

Ch. 7 Common Fetal Anomalies: The Fetal Heart Svena Julien Julien, Svena Joshua Copel Copel, Joshua 115

Ch. 8 Abnormal Fetal Growth: Intrauterine Growth Restriction Michael Y. Divon Divon, Michael Y. Yoni Barnhard Barnhard, Yoni 127

Ch. 9 Management of Oligohydramnios and Polyhydramnios Robert Gagnon Gagnon, Robert Michael G. Ross Ross, Michael G. 137

Ch. 10 Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Anna K. Sfakianaki Sfakianaki, Anna K. Charles J. Lockwood Lockwood, Charles J. 147

Ch. 11 Preterm Premature Rupture of the Fetal Membranes Thomas F. McElrath McElrath, Thomas F. 157

Ch. 12 Preterm Labor and Birth Mert Ozan Bahtiyar Bahtiyar, Mert Ozan Charles J. Lockwood Lockwood, Charles J. 171

Ch. 13 Cervical Cerclage: Indications, Contraindications, and Techniques Nastaran Foyouzi Foyouzi, Nastaran Errol R. Norwitz Norwitz, Errol R. 189

Ch. 14 Postterm Pregnancy Nastaran Foyouzi Foyouzi, Nastaran Errol R. Norwitz Norwitz, Errol R. 205

Ch. 15 Management of Multiple Pregnancies DespinaMavridou Mavridou, Despina Errol R. Norwitz Norwitz, Errol R. Julian N. Robinson Robinson, Julian N. Hee Joong Lee Lee, Hee Joong 213

Ch. 16 Preeclampsia Edmund F. Funai Funai, Edmund F. 231

Ch. 17 Chronic Hypertension in Pregnancy Maria J. Small Small, Maria J. John Paul Hayslett Hayslett, John Paul 241

Ch. 18 Renal Disease in Pregnancy John Paul Hayslett Hayslett, John Paul 257

Ch. 19 Diabetes and Pregnancy Stephen F. Thung Thung, Stephen F. 267

Ch. 20 Infectious Diseases in Pregnancy Karlijn Woensdregt Woensdregt, Karlijn Hee Joong Lee Lee, Hee Joong Errol R. Norwitz Norwitz, Errol R. 287

Ch. 21 Human Immunodeficiency Virus Urania Magriples Magriples, Urania 317

Ch. 22 Cardiac Disease D. Yvette LaCoursiere LaCoursiere, D. Yvette Michael Varner Varner, Michael 333

Ch. 23 Pulmonary Complications in Pregnancy Stephanie R. Martin Martin, Stephanie R. Michael R. Foley Foley, Michael R. 365

Ch. 24 Inherited and Acquired Thrombophilias in Pregnancy Michael J. Paidas Paidas, Michael J. De-Hui W. Ku Ku, De-Hui W. Yale S. Arkel Arkel, Yale S. 383

Ch. 25 Hematologic Disorders in Pregnancy Michael J. Paidas Paidas, Michael J. De-Hui W. Ku Ku, De-Hui W. Yale S. Arkel Arkel, Yale S. 405

Ch. 26 Common Autoimmune Disorders in Pregnancy Benjamin D. Hamar Hamar, Benjamin D. Joshua Copel Copel, Joshua Jill P. Buyon Buyon, Jill P. 421

Ch. 27 Neurologic Disorders in Pregnancy Nikki Koklanaris Koklanaris, Nikki Men-Jean Lee Lee, Men-Jean 445

Ch. 28 Dermatosis of Pregnancy Miriam Keltz Pomeranz Pomeranz, Miriam Keltz Olympia Kovich Kovich, Olympia 463

Index 475

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