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Title Avoiding common obstetrics and gynecology errors / editors, Carla P. Roberts, Diana P. Broomfield
Published Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2011]


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 MELB  618.100289 Rob/Aco  AVAILABLE
Description xxiv, 460 pages ; 21 cm
regular print
Series Avoiding common errors series
Avoiding common errors series
Contents Section I. Prenatal Care -- Section II. Labor -- Section III. Post-partum -- Section IV. The Newborn -- Section V. Miscellaneous Obstetrics -- Section VI. Gynecology: Basic Physiology -- Section VII. Abnormal Bleeding -- Section VII. Primary Care -- Section IX. Pelvic Pain -- Section X. Vulvar Lesions -- Section XI. Family Planning -- Section XII. Gynecologic Oncology -- Section XIII. Urogynecology -- Section XIV. Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology -- Section XV. Reproductive Endocrinology -- Section XVI. Infertility -- Section XVII. Menopause -- Section XVIII. Surgery -- Section XIX. Miscellaneous Office Gynecology -- Section XX. Ethics -- Section XXI. Statistics
Summary "This pocket book succinctly describes 154 errors commonly made in obstetrics and gynecology in all clinical settings and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these errors. Each error is described in a short, clinically relevant vignette, followed by a list of things that should always or never be done in that context and tips on how to avoid or ameliorate problems. Coverage includes all areas in obstetrics and gynecology that are tested on certification and recertification exams. The audience for this ob/gyn volume is potentially large and includes ob/gyn residents, practitioners, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and family medicine practitioners and residents"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Gynecologic errors -- Prevention -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Gynecology -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Obstetrical errors -- Prevention -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Obstetrics -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Medical Errors -- prevention & control.
Obstetrics -- methods.
Gynecology -- methods.
Genre/Form Handbook.
Handbooks and manuals.
Author Broomfield, Diana P
Roberts, Carla P.
LC no. 2010034584
ISBN 078179143X (paperback)
9780781791434 (paperback)