Book: Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies: Book with Online Access, 5e
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
Must-have expertise for today's challenging fast-changing field! This classic reference is your place to turn for all of the guidelines you need on the diagnosis, therapy, and management of both normal and high-risk patients. Inside you'll find state-of-the-art guidance on the challenges you face, with new chapters covering placental anatomy and physiology · non-invasive prenatal diagnostic techniques · abnormal labor · operative vaginal delivery · cervical incompetence · amniotic fluid disorders · thrombophilias · and thromboembolic disorders, plus comprehensive updates throughout. Plus, you'll have access to the complete contents online – fully searchable – as well as all of the illustrations for use in electronic presentations. The result is essential, practice-proven know-how you need to enhance your clinical success.
Cover the important foundations of basic science and physiology of normal and complicated obstetrics.
Includes evidence based information on normal obstetric practice.
Presents in-depth information on problems encountered in clinical practice, as well as high-risk obstetrics.
Presents the work of four new associate editors – broadening the book's international appeal – as well as more than 20 new contributors for fresh practice perspectives.
Offers new chapters covering placental anatomy and physiology · non-invasive prenatal diagnostic techniques · abnormal labor · operative vaginal delivery · cervical incompetence · amniotic fluid disorders · thrombophilias · and thromboembolic disorders.
Features a new full-color format for easier reference, as well as a new appendix of normal values.
Distills the expertise of leading contributors from the fields of maternal-fetal medicine, anesthesiology, neonatology, internal medicine, dermatology, genetics, and ethics – providing a real-life, interdisciplinary perspective.