Diagnostic and Operative Hysteroscopy: A Text and Atlas

Diagnostic and Operative Hysteroscopy: A Text and Atlas


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Discover the world of hysteroscopy in DIAGNOSTIC AND OPERATIVE HYSTEROSCOPY: A TEXT AND ATLAS. This visual guide of simple to advanced hysteroscopic procedures features the basics of anatomy, physiology and pathology, as well as instrumentation, establishing a hysteroscopic program, issues in practice, and future trends. Expert contributors guide readers through hysteroscopic procedures in a step-by-step fashion, with more than 1,000 illustrations for complete understanding.

Features 1033 illustrations and documented procedures to provide an outstanding visual guide. Covers both basic and advanced procedures for a balanced background in all aspects of hysteroscopy. Provides a complete treatise about the uterus as seen through the eye of the hysteroscope. Discusses diagnostic and operative procedures with step-by-step directions for thorough review and understanding. Addresses important issues related to the clinical practice of hysteroscopy such as complications, medicolegal, and credentialing.
• Several new chapters including: Preparing the Patient for Surgery.
• Anaesthesia. Fluids and Electrolytes.
• Office Hysteroscopy. Vaginal Sonography and Other Imaging Techniques.
• Endometrial Ablation and Resection. Complications, Prevention, Recognition, and Management.
• Medical Legal Issues. Credentialing.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780815104575
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 10/15/1998
Edition description: REV
Pages: 432
Product dimensions: 8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

Table of Contents

PART I HISTORY, ANATOMY, PHYSIOLOGY AND PATHOLOGY 1. History of Hysteroscopy 2. Embryology and Histology of the Uterus 3. Antomy of the Uterus 4. Physiology of the Uterus and Cervix 5. Pathology of the Uterus PART II BASIC PRINCIPLES AND INSTRUMENTATION 6. Optical Principles of the Endoscope 7. Lasers and Electrosurgery in Hysteroscopy 8. Instrumentation for Hysteroscopy 9. Accessory Instruments for Operative Hysteroscopy PART III PREPARATION 10. Preparation of the Gynecologist to Perform Hysteroscopy 11. Care and Maintenance of Hysteroscopes and Nursing Procedures 12. Anesthesia Implications in Hysteroscopy 13. Distending Media for Panoramic Hysteroscopy PART IV DIAGNOSTIC TECHNIQUES 14. Office Hysteroscopy (Panoramic Hysteroscopy) 15. Hysterography and Hysterosalpingography 16. Diagnostic Ultrasound of the Uterus 17. Hysteroscopic Image Recording 18. Embryoscopy 19. Hysteroscopy for Abnormal Bleeding 20. Hysteroscopy in Gynecologic Oncology PART V OPERATIVE HYSTEROSCOPY 21. General Aspects of Operative Hysteroscopy 22. Endometrial Ablation 23. Hysteroscopic Myomectomy 24. Minimally Invasive Nonhysteroscopic Methods for Endometrial Ablation 25. Hysteroscopy for Infertility 26. Hysteroscopic Sterilization PART VI ISSUES IN PRACTICE 27. Complications of Hysteroscopic Surgery 28. Medicolegal Issues PART VII ESTABLISHING A PROGRAM 29. Establishment of a Hysteroscopic Program 30. Future of Hysteroscopy

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