Shoulder Dystocia and Birth Injury: Prevention and Treatment / Edition 3

Shoulder Dystocia and Birth Injury: Prevention and Treatment / Edition 3

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by James A. O'Leary
     
 

During the past several years, there has been an extensive reappraisal of the physiologic changes of pregnancy and their associated disorders, along with a refinement of diagnostic procedures and evaluation of the therapeutic approaches that are of primary concern to the physician. In Shoulder Dysia and Birth Injury: Prevention and Treatment, Third Edition,

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During the past several years, there has been an extensive reappraisal of the physiologic changes of pregnancy and their associated disorders, along with a refinement of diagnostic procedures and evaluation of the therapeutic approaches that are of primary concern to the physician. In Shoulder Dysia and Birth Injury: Prevention and Treatment, Third Edition, noted authority James A. O’Leary, M.D., with 40 years experience as an M.D. academician, lecturer, practitioner and clinical researcher with almost 200 contributions to the OB-GYN literature and textbooks, shares his insight on treatment techniques, identification and treatment of predisposing risk factors, current statistical data, ultrasound diagnosis and the necessary steps toward prevention, along with a thorough review of the important medical-legal issues.

Shoulder Dysia and Birth Injury: Prevention and Treatment, Third Edition supplements the limits of personal experience with the accumulated experience of many talented clinicians to aid physicians, midwives, and professionals in training with the most current information in this vital field.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781934115282
Publisher:
Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date:
10/14/2008
Edition description:
3rd ed. 2009
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. I Prevention

1 Preconceptual Risk Factors James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 3

2 Antepartum Risk Factors James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 15

3 Role of Ultrasound in Shoulder Dystocia James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 33

4 Intrapartum Risk Factors James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 49

5 Pelvimetry James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 59

Pt. II Treatment

6 Recognition of Disproportion James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 71

7 Delivery Techniques James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 89

8 The McRoberts Maneuver James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 107

9 Cephalic Replacement: The Gunn-Zavanelli-O'Leary Maneuver James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 119

10 Infant Injury James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 129

Pt. III Clinical Considerations

11 In Utero Causation of Brachial Plexus Injury: Myth or Mystery? James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 147

12 Recurrent Shoulder Dystocia James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 163

13 Predisposing Factors for Shoulder Dystocia-Related Birth Injuries: Causation Analysis Leslie Iffy Iffy, Leslie Joseph J. Apuzzio Apuzzio, Joseph J. Vijaya Raju Raju, Vijaya 169

14 Recognition, Classification, and Management of Shoulder Dystocia: The Relationship to Causation of Brachial Plexus Injury Michael S. Kreitzer Kreitzer, Michael S. 179

15 Minimizing the Risks of Shoulder Dystocia-Related Fetal Injuries Leslie Iffy Iffy, Leslie 209

16 The Maternal Fetal Medicine Viewpoint: Causation and Litigation Barry S. Schifrin Schifrin, Barry S. Wayne R. Cohen Cohen, Wayne R. 227

17 Brachial Plexus injury at Cesarean Section Michael S. Kreitzer Kreitzer, Michael S. James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 249

18 Delivery of the NondiabeticMacrosomic Infant Lisa Gittens-Williams Gittens-Williams, Lisa 257

19 The Midwifery View of Shoulder Dystocia Judith S. Mercer Mercer, Judith S. Debra A. Erickson-Owens Erickson-Owens, Debra A. 269

20 Recent Research: Relevant and Reliable James A. O'Leary O'Leary, James A. 285

21 Observations on the Etiology of Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy Based on Radiographic, Intraoperative, and Histologic Findings Stephen M. Russell Russell, Stephen M. Israel Alfonso Alfonso, Israel John A. I. Grossman Grossman, John A. I. 289

Index 295

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