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Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies Elsevier E-book on VitalSource, 7th Edition

by Steven G. Gabbe, MD, Jennifer R. Niebyl, MD, Joe Leigh Simpson, MD, Mark B Landon, MD, Henry L Galan, MD, Eric R. M. Jauniaux, MD, PhD, FRCOG, Deborah A Driscoll, MD, Vincenzo Berghella, MD and William A Grobman, MD, MBA
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After 30 years, Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies remains your go-to choice for authoritative guidance on managing today’s obstetric patient. International experts put the latest knowledge in this specialty at your fingertips, with current and relevant information on everything from fetal origins of adult disease, to improving global maternal health, to important topics in day-to-day obstetrical practice. Highly readable, well-illustrated, and easy to understand, this bestselling obstetrics reference is an ideal tool for residents and clinicians.


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    • Take advantage of the collective wisdom of global experts in the field, including two new editors— Drs. Vincenzo Berghella and William Grobman -- and nearly 30 new contributors.
    • Gain a new perspective on a wide range of today's key issues - all evidence-based and easy to read.
    • Sweeping updates throughout including four new chapters: ‘Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Delivery’; ‘Placenta Accreta’; ‘Obesity’; and ‘Improving Global Maternal Health: Challenges and Opportunities’
    • New Glossary of the most frequently used key abbreviations for easy reference
    • Expanded use of bolded statements and key points as well as additional tables, flow diagrams, and bulleted lists facilitates and enhances the mastery of each chapter
    • More than 100 images in the Obstetrical Ultrasound chapter provide an important resource for normal and abnormal fetal anatomy
  • Section I: Physiology

    1. Placental Anatomy and Physiology

    2. Fetal Development and Physiology

    3. Maternal Physiology

    4. Maternal-Fetal Immunology

    5. Developmental Origins of Adult Health and Disease

    Section II: Prenatal Care

    6. Preconception and Prenatal Care

    7. Nutrition During Pregnancy

    8. Drugs and Environmental Agents in Pregnancy and Lactation: Teratology, Epidemiology

    9. Obstetrical Ultrasound: Imaging, Dating, Growth and Anomaly

    10. Genetic Screening and Prenatal Genetic Diagnosis

    11. Antepartum Fetal Evaluation

    Section III: Intrapartum Care

    12. Normal Labor and Delivery

    13. Abnormal Labor and Induction of Labor

    14. Operative Vaginal Delivery

    15. Intrapartum Fetal Evaluation

    16. Obstetrical Anesthesia

    17. Malpresentations

    18. Antepartum and Postpartum Hemorrhage

    19. Cesarean Delivery

    20. Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Delivery (VBAC)

    21. Placenta Accreta

    Section IV: Postpartum Care

    22. The Neonate

    23. Postpartum Care and Long Term Health Considerations

    24. Lactation and Breastfeeding

    Section V:Complicated Pregnancy

    25. Surgery During Pregnancy

    26. Trauma and Related Surgery in Pregnancy

    27. Early Pregnancy Loss and Stillbirth

    28. Cervical Insufficiency

    29. Preterm Labor and Birth

    30. Premature Rupture of the Membranes

    31. Preeclampsia and Hypertensive Disorders

    32. Multiple Gestations

    33. Intrauterine Growth Restriction

    34. Red Cell Alloimmunization

    35. Amniotic Fluid Disorders

    Section VI: Pregnancy and Coexisting Disease

    36. Prolonged and Postterm Pregnancy

    37. Heart Disease in Pregnancy

    38. Respiratory Disease in Pregnancy

    39. Renal Disease in Pregnancy

    40. Diabetes Mellitus Complicating Pregnancy

    41. Obesity in Pregnancy

    42. Thyroid and Parathyroid Diseases in Pregnancy

    43. Pituitary and Adrenal Disorders in Pregnancy

    44. Hematologic Complications of Pregnancy

    45. Thromboembolic Disorders in Pregnancy

    46. Collagen Vascular Diseases in Pregnancy

    47. Hepatic Disorders during Pregnancy

    48. Gastrointestinal Disorders during Pregnancy

    49. Neurologic Disorders in Pregnancy

    50. Malignant Diseases and Pregnancy

    51. Skin Disease and Pregnancy

    52. Maternal and Perinatal Infection: The Sexually Transmitted Diseases Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, and Syphilis in Pregnancy

    53. Maternal and Perinatal Infection in Pregnancy - Viral

    54. Maternal and Perinatal Infection in Pregnancy - Bacterial

    55. Mental Health and Behavioral Disorders in Pregnancy

    Section VII: Legal and Ethical Issues in Perinatology

    56. Patient Safety and Quality Measurement in Obstetrical Care

    57. Ethical and Global Issues in Perinatology

    58. Global Obstetric Health Care

    Appendices

    59. Appendix 1: Normal Values in Pregnancy: Ultrasound Measurements

    60. Appendix 2: Anatomy of the Pelvis

    61. Appendix 3: Glossary of Key Abbreviations

  • Steven G. Gabbe, MD, Emeritus Chief Executive Officer, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center; Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Ohio University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio, Jennifer R. Niebyl, MD, Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, Joe Leigh Simpson, MD, Senior Vice President for Research and Global Programs, March of Dimes Foundation, White Plains, New York; Professor Obstetrics and Gynecology; Professor of Human and Molecular Genetics; Formerly Executive Associate, Dean for Academic Affairs, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, Mark B Landon, MD, Richard L. Meiling Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio, Henry L Galan, MD, Professor, Chief of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aurora, Colorado, Eric R. M. Jauniaux, MD, PhD, FRCOG, Professor/Honorary Consultant, Academic Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University College London, Royal Free Campus, London, United Kingdom, Deborah A Driscoll, MD, Luigi Mastroianni Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Vincenzo Berghella, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and William A Grobman, MD, MBA, Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology-Maternal Fetal Medicine, Center for Healthcare Studies - Institute for Public Health and Medicine and Preventive Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
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