Complications of pregnancy are
health issues that are caused by pregnancy itself. These can happen during or
after delivery. Topics covered includes: Placental Abnormalities, Miscarriage
and Maternal Health, Undernutrition during Pregnancy, Hydrops Fetalis, Maternal
and Fetal Complications Due to Decreased Nitric Oxide Synthesis during
Gestation, Alloimmunization and Role of HLA in Pregnancy.
This book explains the following topics: Prolactin: Physiologic and Pathologic Associations, Pubertal and
Midlife Changes, Male Reproductive Function, The Ovarian Lifecycle,
Fertilization, Early Pregnancy And It's Disorders, Infertility Seminar,
Gynecologic Disorders, Clinical Radiology in OB/GYN, Physiology of Normal Labor
and Delivery, Maternal Physiology and Prenatal Care, Clinical Genetics,
Infectious Diseases and AIDS, Contraception or Sexual Differentiation.
This small-sized book concentrates on highlighting some practical
issues mainly related to infertility and assisted reproduction. You will find
detailed answers for many controversial issues in this field.
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.
This note covers the following
topics: Female reproductive tract anatomy, Male reproductive tract anatomy,
Female anatomy, follicular aspiration, Embryogenesis of the pituitary gland,
Reproductive cycles in the female, Luteal phase of the estrous cycle and the
menstrual cycle, Sexual behavior, Pregnancy and fetal development, Reproduction
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
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 easy-to-use manual is arranged by
symptoms (e.g. vaginal bleeding in early pregnancy). Because this symptom-based
approach is different from most medical texts, which are arranged by disease, a
corresponding diagnosis table is provided. Links have been used extensively to
facilitate navigation between symptoms and diagnoses. The clinical action steps
are based on clinical assessment with limited reliance on laboratory or other
tests and most can be performed in a variety of clinical settings.
Author(s): WHO, United Nations
Population Fund, UNICEF, The World Bank
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 note covers the following
topics: Silicone Chemistry, Implant Catalogue, Implant Types, Implant Shell
Characteristics, Silicone Toxicology, Reoperations and Specific Local and
Perioperative Complications, Immunology of Silicone.
Bondurant, Virginia Ernster and Roger Herdman
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.