Williams Manual of Pregnancy Complications / Edition 23

Williams Manual of Pregnancy Complications / Edition 23

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Williams Manual of Pregnancy Complications / Edition 23

The only pocket manual derived from Williams Obstetrics, 23e, the field’s most trusted text – completely updated and now in full color

A Doody's Core Title for 2015!

Williams Manual of Pregnancy Complications, 23e is a carry-anywhere, condensed guide to the Williams protocols for diagnosis and management of complications and illnesses during pregnancy. Reflecting the rigorously referenced, evidence-based approach of the parent text, the manual delivers essential information on:

  • Prenatal screening
  • Mediation use in pregnancy
  • Hypertension disorders in pregnancy
  • Pain management dosages
  • Procedures for complicated labor and delivery, hemoglobinopathies, and more!

Thoroughly cross-referenced to Williams Obstetrics, 23e for the latest literature citations, this edition is enhanced by a new full-color presentation, more tables and algorithms, and an increased emphasis on diagnosis and treatment. There is no faster or more efficient way to access the key facts, diagnostic tools, and treatment guidelines found in Williams Obstetrics, 23e than this authoritative, streamlined sourcebook.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071765626
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 11/09/2012
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 592
Product dimensions: 4.80(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Obstetrical Complications due to Pregnancy

1. Early Pregnancy Loss

2. Ectopic Pregnancy

3. Screening for Neural-Tube Defects, Down Syndrome, and Heritable Genetic Diseases

4. Prenatal Diagnosis

5. Chromosomal Abnormalities

6. Single-Gene (Mendelian) Disorders

7. Nonmendelian Disorders

8. Teratology, Medications, and Substance Abuse

9. Ultrasound Imaging Including Doppler Velocimetry

10. Oligohydramnios

11. Hydramnios

12. Antepartum Fetal Testing

13. Intrapartum Fetal Heart Rate Assessment

14. Abnormal Labor and Delivery

15. Chorioamnionitis

16. Shoulder Dystocia

17. Breech Delivery

18. Prior Cesarean Delivery

19. Uterine Rupture

20. Hysterectomy Following Delivery

21. Postpartum and Postoperative Infections

22. Septic Pelvic Thrombophlebitis

23. Gestational Hypertension and Preeclampsia

24. Eclampsia

25. Placental Abruption

26. Placenta Previa

27. Fetal-to-Maternal Hemorrhage

28. Hemorrhage Immediately Following Delivery

29. Transfusion of Blood Products for Obstetrical Hemorrhage

30. Amnionic Fluid Embolism

31. Fetal Death and Delayed Delivery

32. Preterm Birth: Definitions, Consequences, and Causes

33. Prediction of Preterm Birth

34. Preterm Ruptured Membranes

35. Preterm Birth: Intact Membranes

36. Incompetent Cervix

37. Postterm Pregnancy

38. Fetal Growth Restriction

39. Macrosomia

40. Twin Pregnancy: Overview

41. Complications Unique to Twins

42. Triplets and More

43. Selective Reduction or Termination of Multifetal Pregnancy

44. Gestational Trophoblastic Disease

Part II: Medical and Surgical Complications during Pregnancy

45. Active Pulmonary Edema and Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome

46. Pulmonary Artery Catheterization

47. Chronic Hypertension

48. Heart Disease in Pregnancy

49. Pneumonia

50. Asthma

51. Tuberculosis, Sarcoid and Cystic Fibrosis

52. Thromboembolic Disease

53. Thrombophilias

54. Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome

55. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

56. Rheumatoid Arthritis and Other Connective-Tissue Disorders

57. Hyperemesis Gravidarum

58. Cholestasis of Pregnancy

59. Diseases of the Gallbladder and Pancreas

60. Appendicitis

61. Viral Hepatitis

62. Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy

63. Asymptomatic Bacteriuria (ASB)

64. Cystitis

65. Acute Pyelonephritis

66. Nephrolithiasis

67. Acute and Chronic Renal Failure

68. Anemia

69. Hemoglobinopathies

70. Thrombocytopenia

71. Gestational Diabetes

72. Pregestational Overt Diabetes

73. Hypothyroidism

74. Hyperthyroidism

75. Postpartum Thyroiditis

76. Epilepsy

77. Cerebrovascular Diseases

78. Other Neurologic Disorders

79. Psychiatric Illnesses During Pregnancy

80. Postpartum Depression

81. Cancer During Pregnancy

82. Dermatological Disorders

83. Sexually Transmitted Diseases

84. Group A and B Streptococcus Infections

85. Human Immunodeficiency Virus

86. Cytomegalovirus, Parvovirus, Varicella, Rubella, Toxoplasmosis, Listeria, and Malaria

87. Trauma in Pregnancy

88. Surgery During Pregnancy

Part III: Complications in the Fetus or Newborn Infant

89. Resuscitation of the Newborn Infant

90. Neonatal Complications of Prematurity

91. Rh Disease and Other Isoimmunization

92. Injuries to the Fetus and Newborn

93. Meconium Aspiration, Cerebral Palsy, and Other Diseases of the Fetus and Newborn

94. Stillbirth

Appendix A: Diagnostic Indices in Pregnancy

Appendix B: Ultrasound Reference Tables

Appendix C: Radiation Dosimetry

Appendix D: Umbilical Cord Blood Gas Analysis


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