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Title Oxford desk reference. Obstetrics and gynaecology / Sabaratnam Arulkumaran ... [and others]
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011


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Description xviii, 725 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Series Oxford desk reference
Oxford desk reference series.
Contents Machine generated contents note: -- Introduction 1.1. Examination of the obstetric patient 1.2. Examination of the gynaecological patient 1.3. Communication, confidentiality, breaking bad news and obtaining consent 1.4. Legal framework for care in Obstetrics and Gynaecology Obstetrics 2.1. Normal pregnancy 2.2. Complications of early pregnancy 2.3. Care of the fetus 2.4. Maternal medicine and infections 2.5. Obstetric conditions 2.6. Care in labour 2.7. Common obstetric techniques, procedures and surgery Gynaecology 3.1. Reproduction 3.2. Benign and urogynaecology 3.3. Benign, premalignant and malignant tumours in gynaecology 3.4. Common gynaecological procedures and surgery
Summary "This irreplaceable reference compiles the most up-to-date and relevant material on obstetrics and gynecology into one volume. Strongly evidence-based, it includes the latest knowledge and guidelines from a wide range of sources and contains the key recommendations that a practicing obstetrician or gynecologist needs to know; presenting them in a uniform and accessible way, allowing for quick diagnosis and optimal care. This book covers not just the clinical knowledge required but also information on the communication, technical and professional skills needed to practice in the specialty. With each chapter written by internationally renowned specialists and edited by five of the leading figures in obstetrics and gynecology, this book will be a vital resource for all practicing clinicians"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Obstetrics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Gynecology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Diagnostic Techniques, Obstetrical and Gynecological.
Genital Diseases, Female.
Gynecologic Surgical Procedures.
Obstetric Surgical Procedures.
Pregnancy Complications.
Genre/Form Handbook.
Handbooks and manuals.
Author Arulkumaran, Sabaratnam.
LC no. 2011017014
ISBN 9780199552214 hardback alkaline paper
0199552215 hardback alkaline paper
Other Titles Obstetrics and gynaecology