Maternal-Fetal Medicine / Edition 4

Maternal-Fetal Medicine / Edition 4

by Jay D. Iams, Robert Resnik, Robert Resnick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721676057

ISBN-13: 9780721676050

Pub. Date: 01/01/1999

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The 4th Edition of this state-of-the-art guide provides a detailed understanding of the fundamental mechanisms of both normal and abnormal reproduction, and applies these mechanisms to clinical care, including the very latest treatment modalities. Updated to reflect current practice, this edition presents increased coverage of clinical genetics, HIV, cerebral palsy

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Overview

The 4th Edition of this state-of-the-art guide provides a detailed understanding of the fundamental mechanisms of both normal and abnormal reproduction, and applies these mechanisms to clinical care, including the very latest treatment modalities. Updated to reflect current practice, this edition presents increased coverage of clinical genetics, HIV, cerebral palsy, pregnancy, cancer, and other areas. Features over 900 illustrations!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721676050
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1266
Product dimensions:
8.75(w) x 11.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Basic Genetics and Patterns of Inheritance3
Ch. 2Normal Early Development37
Ch. 3Amniotic Fluid Dynamics45
Ch. 4Multiple Gestation: The Biology of Twinning55
Ch. 5Biology and Physiology of the Reproductive Tract and Control of Myometrial Contraction69
Ch. 6Characteristics of Parturition79
Ch. 7The Immunology of Pregnancy89
Ch. 8Maternal Cardiovascular and Renal Adaptation to Pregnancy111
Ch. 9Endocrinology of Pregnancy121
Ch. 10The Breast and the Physiology of Lactation135
Ch. 11Maternal Nutrition155
Ch. 12The Puerperium165
Ch. 13Fetal Cardiovascular Physiology169
Ch. 14Fetal Breathing and Body Movements181
Ch. 15Placental Respiratory Gas Exchange and Fetal Oxygenation199
Ch. 16Fetal Lung Development209
Ch. 17Evidence-Based Practice in Perinatal Medicine223
Ch. 18Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Disorders235
Ch. 19Effects of Therapeutic, Diagnostic, and Environmental Agents and Exposure to Social and Illicit Drugs281
Ch. 20General Principles and Applications of Ultrasonography315
Ch. 21Assessment of Fetal Health357
Ch. 22Intrapartum Fetal Surveillance403
Ch. 23Fetal Acid-Base Balance429
Ch. 24Significance of Amniotic Fluid Meconium441
Ch. 25Assessment and Induction of Fetal Pulmonary Maturity451
Ch. 26Fetal Cardiac Arrhythmias: Diagnosis and Therapy465
Ch. 27Fetal Therapy: Medical and Surgical Approaches483
Ch. 28Intrauterine Growth Restriction495
Ch. 29Multiple Gestation: Clinical Characteristics and Management513
Ch. 30Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn537
Ch. 31Nonimmune Hydrops563
Ch. 32Recurrent Pregnancy Loss579
Ch. 33Abnormal Cervical Competence603
Ch. 34Preterm Labor and Delivery623
Ch. 35Post-term Pregnancy663
Ch. 36Clinical Aspects of Normal and Abnormal Labor671
Ch. 37Placenta Previa and Abruptio Placentae707
Ch. 38Premature Rupture of the Membranes723
Ch. 39Maternal and Fetal Infectious Disorders741
Ch. 40Human Immunodeficiency Virus803
Ch. 41Cardiac Diseases815
Ch. 42Thromboembolic Disease845
Ch. 43Pregnancy-Related Hypertension859
Ch. 44Renal Disorders901
Ch. 45Intensive Care Monitoring of the Critically Ill Pregnant Patient925
Ch. 46Respiratory Diseases in Pregnancy953
Ch. 47Maternal Hematologic Disorders975
Ch. 48Thrombophilias in Pregnancy1005
Ch. 49Diabetes in Pregnancy1023
Ch. 50Thyroid Disease and Pregnancy1063
Ch. 51Other Endocrine Disorders of Pregnancy1083
Ch. 52Gastrointestinal Disease in Pregnancy1109
Ch. 53Diseases of the Liver, Biliary System, and Pancreas1127
Ch. 54Rheumatologic and Connective Tissue Disorders1147
Ch. 55Neurologic Disorders1165
Ch. 56Management of Depression and Psychoses during Pregnancy and the Puerperium1193
Ch. 57The Skin and Pregnancy1201
Ch. 58Pelvic Malignancies, Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia, and Nonpelvic Malignancies1213
Ch. 59Anesthetic Considerations for Complicated Pregnancies1243
Ch. 60Identification and Management of Problems in the High-Risk Neonate1263
Ch. 61Cerebral Palsy1303
Index1325

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