This note covers the following topics: Pregnancy, also
known as gestation, is the time during which one or more offspring develops
inside a woman. Chronology, Development of embryo and fetus, Recreational drugs,
Prenatal care, Exposure to toxins, Sexual activity, Intercurrent diseases,
Medical imaging, Epidemiology, Society and culture.
provides a comprehensive physiologic and pathologic overview of male and female
reproduction, including normal human sexuality, normal human reproduction,
abnormalities of sexual function, evaluation and management of infertility,
parturition, and fertility control.
This book, written for women who have no special knowledge of medicine,
aims to answer the questions which occur to them in the course of
pregnancy.Directions for safeguarding their health have been given in detail,
and emphasis has been placed upon such measures as may serve to prevent serious
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.
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.
This atlas was
undertaken with the idea that, there are many excellent text books,
compendiums, and atlases on gynecology, there is no book which gives the student
and physician the material which personal clinical observation should supply.
This book provides a solution for this issue. The author has been made the text as practical as possible.
textbook by multi-disciplinary team of experts summarising the most up-to-date
concepts and management strategies in urogynaecology. The field of
Urogynaecology has expanded dramatically over the past decade with the advent of
a number of new medical and surgical treatment modalities. The evidence base on
pelvic floor dysfunction has also grown extensively. This multi-contributor text
will prove invaluable to gynecology, urology and surgery registrars and
specialists. Physiotherapists and nurses working in the field of Urogynaecology
will also find it extremely useful.
of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Cape Town
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 book covers the following topics: Is Ultrasound Safe During
Pregnancy, How Does Ultrasound Work?, The Ultrasound Equipment, How is an
Ultrasound Performed?, Ovaries, Uterus, Fibroids, The Parts of a Pregnancy,
Placenta, How Far Along is My Pregnancy?, When Should the Heartbeat be
Detected?, When Does the Fetus Begin to Move?, How Long is the Fetus/Embryo and
How Much Does It Grow, How Much Does the Fetus/Embryo Weigh?, When Can the
Gender of the Fetus be Determined?, The MSAFP, MSAFP-PLUS and The
Level II Ultrasound.