As office technology has exploded and decision-making become increasingly complex, physicians are faced with an endless list of treatment options for commonly presenting gynecologic disorders. This book reviews all state-of-the-art tools of diagnosis, investigation, and management to provide an invaluable guide for the office practitioner.
Actively practicing experts in the field examine the most current and controversial issues in the discipline from endocrine disorders to breast disease from preventive measures for osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease to management of an abnormal pap smear, from the use of ultrasonography to minimally invasive diagnostic procedures. Office-based physicians are expected to be knowledgeable in these areas, and this book leads the way.
For gynecologists and residents, here is a solid-foundation and ready reference source enhanced by more than 60 detailed illustrations.
1 Gynecologic Health Care Screening.- 2 Management of the Abnormal Pap Smear.- 3 Chronic Vaginitis.- 4 Abnormal Uterine Bleeding.- 5 Primary Amenorrhea and Delayed Onset of Puberty.- 6 Secondary Amenorrhea.- 7 Pelvic Inflammatory Disease.- 8 Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Hepatitis.- 9 Ectopic Pregnancy.- 10 Office Ultrasonography of the Pelvis.- 11 Dysmenorrhea and Chronic Pelvic Pain.- 12 Advances in Oral Contraception.- 13 Management of Menopause, Including Hormonal Replacement Therapy.- 14 The Dominant Breast Mass.- 15 Nipple Discharge.- 16 Complications of Lactation.- 17 Female Sexual Problems and the Gynecologist.- 18 Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections.- 19 Office Evaluation and Treatment of Urinary Incontinence.- 20 Genital Herpes.- 21 Dystrophy and Human Papilloma Virus-Associated Disorders of the Vulva.- 22 Bartholin Duct Cysts and Abscesses: A Rational Approach to Treatment.- 23 Lesbian Health Issues.- 24 Hirsutism and Virilism.- 25 Rape.- 26 Surveillance of Gynecologic Malignancies.
Series: Springer Series in Surface Sciences
Number Of Pages: 326
Published: 26th August 1993
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.8
Weight (kg): 1.92