This book is a practical guide to gynaecological emergencies for trainees, with a focus on the importance of accurate patient assessment.
Divided into seven sections, the book begins with in depth discussion on the types of gynaecological emergencies, their diagnosis and treatment, found in different age groups, specifically, adolescents, the reproductive age group and the post-menopausal age group.
The following sections cover surgical emergencies, oncological emergencies and imaging. The final part describes miscellaneous topics such as acute urinary retention, emergencies related to contraception, and emergencies relating to drug use.
Highly illustrated with tables and flow charts, this concise handbook serves as a useful revision tool for postgraduates, as well as a quick reference for practising clinicians.
- Practical guide to gynaecological emergencies for trainees
- Covers diagnosis and treatment of emergencies in different age groups
- Emphasis on accurate patient assessment throughout
- Highly illustrated with tables and flow charts
Kamini A Rao DGO DORCP DCh FRCOG (UK) MCh (UK) FICOG PGDMLE (Law) FNAMS
Medical Director, Milann - The Fertility Centre, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India