Challenging Office Cases in Obstetrics and Gynecology is a concise collection
of uncommon cases encountered in obstetrics and gynaecology outpatients, edited
by US and Saudi Arabia-based experts.
The book is divided into thirty chapters, each covering a specific case, ranging from refusal of caesarean section and homeless pregnant patients, to management of bereavement and alcohol intervention. The wide variety of cases aims to prepare practitioners for unusual and difficult situations affected by social, psychological and emotional factors, addiction, age, gender, and medical errors.
Information tables enhance the text throughout Challenging Office Cases in Obstetrics and Gynecology, making this a helpful reference for all obstetrics and gynaecology practitioners.
• Guide to uncommon cases in obstetrics and gynaecology outpatients
• Covers topics including bereavement, elderly patients, psychological disorders, gender, and addiction
• Enhanced by information tables throughout
Chapter 01 Refusal of Cesarean Section Chapter 02 Office Management of Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Chapter 03 Counselling the Adolescent with Undesired Pregnancy Chapter 04 Office Management Congenital Anomaly Chapter 05 Office Care of Homeless Pregnant Patients Chapter 06 Care of the Obstetric Patient with Poor Maternal-Fetal Attachment Chapter 07 Prenatal Care of the Surrogate Mother Chapter 08 Office Management of Stillbirth Chapter 09 Privacy Violation in the Office Chapter 10 Office Management of Pseudocyesis Chapter 11 Office Management of Unsuccessful Infertility Treatment Chapter 12 Disclosing Office Medical Error Chapter 13 Office Diagnosis of Cancer Chapter 14 Office Diagnosis of Intimate Partner Violence Chapter 15 Office Diagnosis of Sexual Abuse Chapter 16 Reproductive Care of the Intellectually Disabled Adult Chapter 17 Office Care of the Suicidal Patient Chapter 18 The Angry Office Patient Chapter 19 The Office Patient with Psychosis Chapter 20 Abusive Patient in the Office Chapter 21 Office Management of Bereavement Chapter 22 The Overly-friendly Patient Chapter 23 The Drug Seeking Patient Chapter 24 Alcohol Intervention in the Office Chapter 25 Office Care of the Female Sex Worker Chapter 26 Office Care of the Transgender Patient Chapter 27 Factitious Disorders in the Ob/Gyn Office Chapter 28 End-of-Life Discussions in the Office Chapter 29 Office Care of the Lesbian Patient Chapter 30 Office Management of Elder Abuse Index
Botros Rizk MD MA FRCOG FRCS HCLD FACOG FACS
Professor and Head, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of South Alabama, Alabama, USA, Distinguished Adjunct Professor, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Martin E Olsen MD
Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, East Tennessee State University Johnson City, TN, USA