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.
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 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 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.
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.