Fully revised for a third edition, the best-selling Oxford Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is now better than ever. It includes new algorithms for patient management, new images and full colour photographs, and new and expanded topics including female genital mutilation, consent for operations, and pre-operative assessment.
Written and reviewed by a team of highly experienced clinicians and academics, and UK trainees, this handbook is a perfect starting point for preparation for postgraduate exams. Practical advice is presented with key evidence-based guidelines, supported by web references, providing the most up-to-date clinical information as well as the perfect starting point for preparation for postgraduate exams.
The indispensable, concise and practical guide to all aspects of obstetric and gynaecological medical care, diagnosis, and management, this is the must have resource for all specialist trainees, junior doctors and medical students, as well as a valuable aide memoir for experienced clinicians.
`Review from previous edition This book should definitely be recommended to those new to the specialty'
Jenny Myers, PhD, Clinical Lecturer/Specialist Registrar,St Mary's Hospital, Manchester, The Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
`Excellent book, plenty of information on everything to do with high risk pregnancy. Includes symptoms, risk factors and management . . . a must have, a load of information in a small book by reputable clinicians. Definitely recommended!'
`This book is set out clearly and has good evidence based information on conditions, their causes and guidelines for treatment. As a midwifery student I have found it invaluable in studying high risk pregnancy and plan to keep it with me when working for reference.'
`A practical and excellent resource...thoroughly recommended.'
1: Normal pregnancy
2: Pregnancy complications
3: Fetal medicine
4: Infectious diseases in pregnancy
5: Medical disorders in pregnancy
6: Labour and delivery
7: Obstetric anaesthesia
8: Postnatal care
9: Neonatal resuscitation
10: Obstetric emergencies
11: Perinatal and maternal mortality
12: Benign & malignant tumours in pregnancy
13: Substance abuse and psychiatric disorders
14: Gynaecological anatomy and development
15: Normal menstruation and its disorders
16: Early pregnancy problems
17: Genital tract infections, and pelvic pain
18: Subfertility and Reproductive Medicine
19: Sexual assault
23: Benign and malignant gynaecological conditions
24: Miscellaneous gynaecology
Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks
Number Of Pages: 816
Published: 6th August 2013
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 17.78 x 10.16
Weight (kg): 0.42
Edition Number: 3
Edition Type: Revised