ISBN 9788131236086,Obstetrics - Normal and Problem Pregnancies: Expert Consult - Online and Print

Obstetrics - Normal and Problem Pregnancies: Expert Consult - Online and Print



Elsevier - Academic Press

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788131236086

ISBN-10 8131236080


Edition 6th
Number of Pages 1310 Pages
Language (English)


Highly readable, well illustrated and easy to understand Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies remains your go to choice for authoritative guidance on managing today's obstetric patient. Reflecting the expertise of internationally recognized authorities, this bestselling obstetrics reference has been thoroughly revised to bring you up to date on everything from ultrasound assessment of fetal anatomy and growth, to medical complications in pregnancy, to fetal therapy and much more.
Key Features:

Benefit from the knowledge and experience of international experts in obstetrics.
Gain a New perspective on a wide range of today's key issues, all evidence-based and easy to read.
Table of Contents:
Placental Anatomy and Physiology
Placental and Fetal Physiology
Maternal Physiology
Maternal-Fetal Immunology
Developmental Origins of Adult Health and Disease
Preconception and Prenatal Care: Part of the Continuum
Nutritional Management During Pregnancy
Drugs and Environmental Agents in the Pregnancy and Lactation: Embryology, Teratology, Epidemiology
Obstetrical Ultrasound: Imaging, Dating and Growth
Genetic Counseling and Genetic Screening
Prenatal Genetic Diagnosis
Antepartum Fetal Evaluation
Normal Labor and Delivery
Abnormal Labor and Induction of Labor
Operative Vaginal Delivery
Intrapartum Fetal Evaluation
Obstetric Anesthesia
Malpresentations and Shoulder Dystocia
Antepartum and Postpartum Hemorrhage
Cesarean Delivery
The Neonate
Postpartum Care
Lactation and Breastfeeding
Surgery During Pregnancy
Trauma and Related Surgery in Pregnancy
Pregnancy Loss
Cervical Insufficiency
Preterm Birth
Premature Rupture of the Membranes
Multiple Gestations
Intrauterine Growth Restriction
Red Cell Alloimmunization
Amniotic Fluid Disorders
Prolonged and Post term Pregnancy
Heart Disease