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This comprehensive clinical reference offers definitive coverage of the most common problems seen by clinicians in the fields of gynecology, obstetrics, gynecologic oncology, and reproductive endocrinology. Emphasizes outcome measures and the most cost-effective approach to each problem. Sections for each disorder provide detailed discussions of etiology, pathophysiology, diagnostic strategies, clinical pathways, treatments, practice guidelines and more. Each chapter includes easy-to-read diagnostic treatment algorithms. Separate section on business practices in obstetrics and gynecology .
Emphasises outcome measures and the most cost-effective approach to each problem by considering clinical usefulness, evidence-based medicine, and clinical effectiveness.Offers detailed discussions of each disorder that encompasses definition, diagnostic and treatment as well as clinical pathways. Includes a separate section on the business principles of OB/GYN which covers managed care, clinical effectiveness, medical-legal issues, insurance contracting, ICDM-9 and CPT coding, medical informatics, and outcomes management.Features an abundance of tables, figures, diagrams, pictures, and flow charts.
|Publisher:||Elsevier Health Sciences|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 10.98(h) x (d)|
Table of Contents1. Gynecology: Contraception. Preventative and Primary Care. Early Pregnancy Loss. Ectopic Pregnancy. Dysmenorrhea and Pelvic Pain. Fibroid Uterus. Lower Genital Tract Infection. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease. Evaluation of Pelvic Mass. Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. Hysterectomy. Laparoscopy. Hysteroscopy. Genital Tract Prolapse. Sexuality. Urinary Incontinence. Diseases of the Breast. Postoperative Infections. 2. Obstetrics: Overview of Routine Prenatal Care. Genetics and Prenatal Diagnosis. Fetal Assessment. First Trimester Ultrasonography. Second Trimester Utrasonography. Preterm Rupture of Membranes. Normal and Abnormal Labor. Obstetrical Anesthesia. Vaginal Delivery. Cesarean Section. Obstetric Hemorrhage. Postpartum Management. Fetal Growth Disorders. Multifetal Pregnancy. Preterm Birth. Post-term Pregnancy. Diabetes in Pregnancy. Asthma in Pregnancy. Hypertensive Disorders. Substance Abuse in Pregnancy. Infections in Pregnancy. HIV and AIDS in Pregnancy. Drug Therapy in Pregnancy. 3. Gynecologic Oncology: Premalignant Disorders of the Lower. Genital Tract. EC: 3/99. Vulvar/Vaginal Cancer. Cervical Cancer. Uterine Cancers. Epithelial Ovarian Tumors. Germ Cell and Stromal Ovarian Tumors. Surgical Complications.Gestational Trophoblastic Disease. Malignancies in Pregnancy. 4. Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility: Spontaneous Abortion.Ovulation Induction. Amenorrhea. Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding. Hyperandorgenism. Thyroid Disorders. Menopause. Management of Infertility. Andrology. Assisted Reproductive Technologies. Unexplained Infertility. Surgery of the Fallopian Tube. Premenstrual Syndrome. Endometriosis. Prevention of Adhesions. 5. Business Principles in Obstetrics & Gynecology: The Economics of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Managed Care. Clinical Epidemiology. Clinical Integration and Quality. Management. Clinical Effectiveness. Medical-Legal Issues in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Clinical Pathway Development. Insurance Contracting in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Financial Decision Making. ICDM-9, CPT Coding in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Medical Informatics. Outcomes Measurement.