Essentials of Obstetrics, 2nd edition

Author:

Gita Arjun

,

Lakshmi Seshadri

Publisher:

Wolters Kluwer India Pvt. Ltd.

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Publisher

Wolters Kluwer India Pvt. Ltd.

Publication Year 2020
ISBN-13

9789389859782

ISBN-10 9389859786
Binding

Paperback

Edition Second Edition
Number of Pages 850 Pages
Language (English)
Dimensions (Cms) 28X21X3.5
Weight (grms) 2108

After enjoying success as an extremely popular obstetric textbook, essentials of obstetrics has now come out with the completely revised and updated second edition.Compliant with the MCI syllabus and conforming to the competency-based curriculum, this textbook has features that make it an exceptional resource for undergraduate medical students. While the text provides concise knowledge of obstetrics with great clarity, the multiple summary boxes on each page, make it extremely easy to revise the facts before an examination. Postgraduates, practitioners, and teachers can also use this book as a ready reckoner for clinical details, management algorithms, and the latest, evidence-based recommendations and guidelines in obstetrics. Salient features: each br>Chapter has been thoroughly revised to include the latest scientific advances and clinical recommendations. Therapeutic strategies and clinical algorithms are based on up to date clinical data, and lay emphasis on both National and international standards. Statistics, recommendations, and guidelines from India have been included and emphasises, to make it easier to apply them to practice in this country. Attention has been paid to the practice of evidence-based obstetrics, as applicable to a low-resource country such as India. Respectful Maternity care is featured in the br>Chapter on lab or, to emphasise its importance to the recipient of the obstetrician's care, the labouring mother. A new feature, practice point, dots the text and alerts the student to evidence-based do's and don'ts in clinical practice. Mci-recommended competency-based curriculum boxes have been added to ensure that core competencies are acquired. The new, refreshing format and improved and fine-tuned visual elements make the book an easy and enjoyable read.

Gita Arjun

Dr. Gita Arjun is an eminent obstetrician and gynaecologist who has been practising in Chennai for more than 25 years. She is currently the Director and Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at E.V. Kalyani Medical Centre, Chennai, India, an institution exclusively dedicated to women\'s health. A graduate of the Madras Medical College, she is a Diplomate, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. Passionate about women\'s health issues, Dr. Gita Arjun now focuses on promoting women\'s awareness of wellness. In 2007 she established the Passport to Health programme to inspire women to pay attention to their health. The programme stresses the maintenance of good health and a healthy lifestyle on an individual level for each woman who takes part in it. Dr. Gita Arjun writes a regular column on \'Women and Wellness\' for The Hindu, a leading national newspaper and is a regular contributor to the Tamil magazines Kumudam and Kumudam Snehithi. She also webcasts a regular feature on kumudam.com called Dr. Gita Arjun Speaks, which focuses on women\'s health issues.

Lakshmi Seshadri

Dr Lakshmi Seshadri, MD. Retired as Professor and Head, Department of Obstetrics, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Dr Seshadri is passionate about teaching and has been a beloved teacher for generations of undergraduates and postgraduates. She has been perceived and recognized as a thought leader among hercolleagues. Her 'Essentials of Gynecology' has become an iconic textbook. Following retirement, she works as a Senior Consultant Gynecologist at Thirumalai Mission Hospital, Ranipet, Vellore, Tamil Nadu.
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