Emergencies in obstetrics and gynaecology / edited by Stergios K. Doumouchtsis, Professor Sir S. Arulkumaran.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
Second edition.
Published/​Created
  • Oxford, England : Oxford University Press, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description
1 online resource (369 pages) : illustrations, tables.

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Summary note
This volume provides vital information on preventing or treating urgent conditions in obstetrics and gynaecology. The emergency situations encountered vary from ectopic pregnancies, to acute fetal distress, or a perforated uterus. This book helps in tackling emergencies based on the symptoms and signs.
Notes
This edition previously issued in print: 2016.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
Target audience
Specialized.
Source of description
Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • Cover
  • Half Title
  • Series
  • Emergencies in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Copyright
  • Preface to second edition
  • Acknowledgements
  • Contents
  • First edition contributors
  • Second edition contributors
  • Symbols and abbreviations
  • Part 1 Obstetrics
  • 1 Pregnancy changes and early pregnancy complications
  • 2 Medical emergencies in pregnancy
  • 3 Obstetric complications
  • 4 Concerns for the fetus and surveillance
  • 5 Intrapartum procedures and complications
  • 6 Post-​delivery procedures and complications
  • 7 Sepsis in pregnancy
  • 8 Complications associated with complex psychosocial needs
  • 9 Miscellaneous topics in obstetrics
  • Part 2 Gynaecology
  • 10 Abnormal menses and bleeding
  • 11 Chronic and acute abdominal pain
  • 12 Intra​operative emergencies
  • 13 Postoperative complications
  • 14 Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome
  • 15 Contraception and termination of pregnancy
  • 16 Vaginal discharge
  • 17 Vulval problems
  • 18 Miscellaneous topics in gynaecology
  • 19 Diagnostic laparoscopy and emergencies following laparoscopic surgery
  • 20 General issues in obstetrics and gynaecology
  • Index.
ISBN
  • 0-19-174291-0
  • 0-19-108025-X
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