eBook Manual of Obstetrics, 8th Edition

  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469885522
  • ISBN-13: 9781469885520
  • DDC: 618.2
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 768 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Easily manage the care, assessments and complications of your pregnant patients, in addition to the newly classified individual fetal patients. The updated and revised eighth edition of the popular Manual Of Obstetrics skillfully addresses the care, assessment, and complications, as well as other emerging issues handled daily by obstetric providers. Top-rated among obstetrics manuals, this practical, authoritative text is both an excellent desk reference and on-the-spot guide. Essential data and commentary are provided on all the major areas of obstetric care, obstetric complications, maternal complications, fetal assessment, fetal complications, and neonatal care. This edition also includes new information on fetal intervention issues and on endocrine disorders. A new chapter on Fetal Therapy addresses the rising consensus that the fetus should be considered an individual patient.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Obstetric Care.
2: Prenatal Care.
3: Normal Labor.
4: Obstetric Anesthesia.
5: Postpartum Care.
6: Contraception, Sterilization, and Abortion.
7: Obstetric Complications.
8: Pregnancy Loss and Spontaneous Abortion.
9: Ectopic Pregnancy.
10: Spontaneous Preterm Birth.
11: Third-Trimester Bleeding.
12: Abnormal Labor.
13: Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy.
14: Maternal Complications.
15: Cardiovascular Disease and Chronic Hypertension.
16: Renal Complications.
17: Respiratory Complications.
18: Hepatobiliary Complications.
19: Gastrointestinal Complications.
20: Endocrine Disorders: Diabetes.
21: Endocrine Disorders: Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal, and Pituitary Disease.
22: Hematologic Complications.
23: Immunologic Complications.
24: Vascular Complications.
25: Thromboembolic Disorders.
26: Infectious Complications.
27: Neurologic Complications.
28: Dermatologic Complications.
29: Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders in Pregnancy.
30: Gynecologic Complications.
31: Surgical Problems and Trauma.
32: Fetal Assessment.
33: Genetics, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Risk Assessment.
34: Teratogens and Birth Defects.
35: Obstetric Ultrasound.
36: Fetal Monitoring and Testing.
37: Fetal Complications.
38: Fetal Growth Abnormalities.
39: Multiple Gestations.
40: Isoimmunization.
41: Disease of the Placenta.
42: Fetal Therapy.
43: Neonatal Care.
44: Neonatal Resuscitation.
45: Neonatal Complications.