This note is designed to give the student a clear understanding
of the pathophysiology of the menstrual cycle, fertilization, implantation, ovum
growth development, differentiation and associated abnormalities. Disorders of
fetal development including the principles of teratology and the mechanism of
normal and abnormal parturition will be covered as well as the pathophysiology
of the breast and disorders of lactation. Fetal asphyxia and its consequences
will be reviewed with emphasis on the technology currently available for its
This book highlights
the impact of genital tract infections on female infertility, male infertility,
and even veterinary infertility. A comprehensive source on genital infections
essential for all infertility specialists is now at your hands.
This book provides broad, science-based
information regarding the most common major surgical procedure performed, i.e.
Cesarean Delivery. The book provides relevant scientific literature regarding
epidemiology and rates of cesarean delivery in low and high income countries and
the impact of the disparities in the rate of cesarean delivery between
countries.How to Manage Labor Induction or Augmentation to Decrease the Cesarean
Deliveries Rate, Timing of Elective Cesarean Delivery at Term, Anesthesia for
Cesarean Section, Cesarean Delivery: Surgical Techniques, Neurological
Complications of Regional Anesthesia and Breastfeeding After a Cesarean
Gynecology is frequently
changing due to extensive implementation of high technology in both, the
diagnosis and management of gynecologic problems. General gynecologists,
gynecologic endocrinologists, infertility specialists, gynecologic endoscopists,
and gynecologic oncologists will find attractive, new information in this book.
The guidelines presented in
this document are designed to provide a useful resource for healthcare
professionals involved in clinical case management. Topics covered are:
Obstetrics, Bleeding In First and Last Term Of Pregnancy, Postpartum Hemorrhage,
Hypertensive Disorders In Pregnancy, Diabetes In Pregnancy, Rhesus
Isoimmunization, Restricted Foetal Growth, Preterm Labor and Preterm Premature,
Infertility, Pelvic Masses, Menstrual Disturbance, Abnormal Uterine Bleeding,
Cancers and Tumor.
Agnes Binagwaho, Minister of Health, Kigali-Rwand
This manual is designed to guide physicians,
nurses, and corpsmen and other health care providers in the safe and effective
care of women in these settings.Covered topics are: Routine Gynecologic Care,
Pap Smears, Birth Control Pills, Other Contraceptive Methods, Bleeding, Vaginal
Discharge and Itching, Human Papilloma Virus, The Vulva, Problems with
Menstruation, Abdominal and Pelvic Pain, Breast Problems, Sexual Assault and
This note covers the following details about Breast Cancer Risk
Factors: Increasing Age, Family History, Genetic Factors, Neoplastic and Benign
Risk Factors, Exogenous Hormones, Menstrual and Obstetric History, Other
Exogenous Factors, Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Models and Future
Improvements in Risk Prediction.
This book was written primarily for physicians. It is not an easy,
casual read for the lay person. Covered topics are: Examination Technique, The
Ovaries, The Uterus, The Endometrium, Ovulation Induction and IVF.