Women's Gynecologic Health / Edition 2

Women's Gynecologic Health / Edition 2

by Kerri Durnell Schuiling, Frances E. Likis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763756377

ISBN-13: 9780763756376

Pub. Date: 12/29/2011

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Women’s Gynecologic Health, Second Edition equips students and practicing clinicians with comprehensive information about women’s gynecologic health, including health promotion, maintenance and treatment. Based on the most recent research, the authors provide authoritative content written from a feminist perspective.

Completely updated and revised, this

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Women’s Gynecologic Health, Second Edition equips students and practicing clinicians with comprehensive information about women’s gynecologic health, including health promotion, maintenance and treatment. Based on the most recent research, the authors provide authoritative content written from a feminist perspective.

Completely updated and revised, this second edition includes four new chapters on diagnosis of pregnancy at the gynecologic visit, women’s health after bariatric surgery, sexual assault, and urinary tract infections. In addition, the chapter on gynecologic health care for sexual and gender minorities has been expanded to include care not only for lesbians, but also for bisexual women and transgender individuals.

Key features include:
* Clinical considerations specific to the different physical and psychosocial life stages of women
* Emphasis on physiologic mechanisms in order to enhance understanding of normal and abnormal processes
* Evidence-based content
* Content and presentation suitable for students and practicing clinicians

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763756376
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
12/29/2011
Edition description:
2
Pages:
812
Sales rank:
75,380
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

1Women's health from a feminist perspective3
2Women's growth and development across the life span21
3Using evidence to support clinical practice41
4Health promotion69
5Gynecologic anatomy and physiology79
6Gynecologic history and physical examination101
7Periodic screening and health maintenance135
8Sexuality149
9Contraception169
10Gynecologic health care for lesbians229
11Menopause249
12Intimate partner violence and sexual assault293
13Breast conditions321
14Female sexual dysfunction343
15Unintended pregnancy361
16Infertility381
17Gynecologic infections403
18Sexually transmitted infections421
19Menstrual cycle pain and discomforts469
20Normal and abnormal uterine bleeding507
21Hyperandrogenic disorders533
22Benign gynecologic conditions561
23Gynecologic cancers595
24Urinary incontinence635
25Chronic pelvic pain659

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