Emergencies in Obstetrics and Gynaecology by S. ArulkumaranEmergencies in Obstetrics and Gynaecology by S. Arulkumaran

Emergencies in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

EditorS. Arulkumaran, Stergios Doumouchtsis

Paperback | September 22, 2016

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Providing a practical, accessible guide to emergency situations encountered in obstetrics and gynaecology, this essential handbook is designed around the symptoms and signs with which the patient presents to the hospital. It explains how to arrive at a differential diagnosis and to prevent,manage, or treat an emergency. The obstetric emergencies section covers topics from early pregnancy through to post-delivery complications, whilst the gynaecologic emergencies section addresses those issues that could potentially pose a threat to a women's fertility or even her life.This book provides trainees, consultants, and specialist nurses in obstetrics and gynaecology and emergency medicine with an invaluable source of information.
Sir Sabaratnam Arulkumaran MD, PhD, FRCS, FRCOG, is author of 250 indexed publications, 30 books and more than 175 book chapters. He is also Editor in Chief of Best Practise and research in Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Honorary fellow of the American, Sri Lankan, South African, Pakistan, Indian, Japan, Australian and NZ Colle...
Title:Emergencies in Obstetrics and GynaecologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pagesPublished:September 22, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199651388

ISBN - 13:9780199651382

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Table of Contents

PART 1: OBSTETRICS1. Kevin Hayes, S. Arulkumaran, Christina Coroyannakis, Edwin Chandraharan: Pregnancy changes and early pregnancy complications2. Stergios Doumouchtsis, Aris Papageorghiou, Ingrid Watt-Coote, Onnig Tamizian, Sambit Mukhopadhyay: Medical emergencies in pregnancy3. Onnig Tamizian, Hassan Shehata, Mishkat Shehata, Vishalli Ghai, Christina Coroyannakis, Edwin Chandraharan, Claire Hordern, Sambit Mukhopadhyay: Obstetric complications4. Amar Bhide, Deepika Deshpande: Concerns for the fetus and surveillance5. Hilary Turnbull, Sambit Mukhopadhyay, Stergios Doumouchtsis, K. Nikolopoulos, E. Chrysanthopoulou, D. Vinayagam, Christiana Nygaard, Renata Wendler, Frank Schroeder: Interpartum procedures and complications6. Stergios Doumouchtsis, G. Iancu, D. Vinayagam, M. Basu, Christiana Nygaard, Justin Richards: Post-delivery procedures and complications7. Stergios Doumouchtsis, Austin Ugwumadu: Sepsis in pregnancy8. Joanna Becares Doumouchtsi, Jonathan Dominguez- Hernandez: Complications associated with complex psychological needs9. Olujimi Jibodu, Leonie Penna, Austin Ugwumadu, K Rege, Sambit Mukhopadhyay: Miscellaneous topics in obstetricsPART 2: GYNAECOLOGY10. Tahir Mahmood: Abnormal menses and bleeding11. Stergios Doumouchtsis: Chronic and acute abdominal pain12. Vikram Talaulikar: Intra-operative emergencies13. Vikram Talaulikar, Stergios Doumouchtsis, Christiana Nygaard, G. Iancu: Postoperative complications14. Kamal Ojha: Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome15. Sheila Radakrishnan, Kamal Ojha: Contraception and termination ofpregnancy16. Kamal Ojha: Vaginal discharge17. David Nunns: Vulval ptoblems18. Stergios Doumouchtsis, M. Basu, Claudine Domoney, Sambit Mukhopadhyay: Miscellaneous topics in gynaecology19. Hugh Byrne: Common surgical procedures in obstetrics and gynaecology20. K Rege, Eddie Morris: General issues in obstetrics and gynaecology