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 explains the following topics: Male Sex
Organs , Female Sex Organ, The Female Monthly Cycle , Conception, How Your Baby
Develops , Your Health In Pregnancy, Antenatal Care, Conditions And Problems In
Pregnancy, Choosing Where To Have Your Baby.
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 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 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.
Book providing practical approach to broad range of
procedures in obstetrics and gynaecology.As doctors practicing Obstetrics and
Gynaecology, we care for women on a daily basis who are dependant on our level
of practical competence. Our ability to perform a broad range of procedures
enables us to in the very least improve the quality of life in women and often
save the lives of mothers and babies. Authors have been selected by virtue of
their experience with the procedure and the reader is therefore allowed to glean
from their experience. This book is aimed at any physician requiring a practical
approach to performing procedures in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Houseman,
interns, residents, registrars and junior specialists will find it very useful.
Author(s): Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology,
University of Cape Town
This note covers the following
topics such as Approach to the patient, Differential diagnosis of common
gynecological complaints, Pelvic relaxation, Prolapse, Reproductive
endocrinology, Urinary incontinence, Gynecological oncology, Endoscopic surgery
in gynecology, Endometriosis, Adenomyosis and Gynecological infections
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.