This book provides undergraduate students with the most up to date information in the field of obstetrics.
This third edition has been fully revised and provides step by step guidance on evaluation, diagnosis and management of many obstetric disorders.
Divided into two sections, the first part provides an overview of female pelvic and reproductive anatomy, and the very early stages of pregnancy, including miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy.
The following chapters discuss disorders and emergencies associated with pregnancy and labour, and their management.
The new edition of this highly illustrated manual includes new chapters on the pelvis and foetal skull, contracted pelvis, and cephalopelvic disproportion.
- Fully revised, new edition providing latest information in field of obstetrics
- Covers numerous disorders and emergencies associated with pregnancy and labour
- Third edition includes new chapters on the pelvis
- Previousedition (9788184489095) published in 2010
Section 1: Introduction · Chapter 1. Fundamentals of Reproduction · Chapter 2. Anatomy of Female Reproductive Organs · Chapter 3. Anatomy of the Female Pelvis · Chapter 4.Pelvis and Fetal Skull · Chapter 5. Contracted Pelvis, Cephalopelvic Disproportion and Trial of Labor · Chapter 6. Diagnosis of Pregnancy · Chapter 7. Physiological Changes in Pregnancy · Chapter 8. Endocrinology of Pregnancy · Chapter 9. Immunology of Pregnancy · Chapter 10. Fetus, Placenta and Membranes · Chapter 11. History and Examination of a Pregnant Mother · Chapter 12. Miscarriage · Chapter 13. Ectopic Pregnancy · Chapter 14. Safe Motherhood Section 2: Fetomaternal Medicine · Chapter 15. Antenatal Care ·Chapter 16. Hyperemesis Gravidarum · Chapter 17. Minor Disorders in Pregnancy · Chapter 18. Basic Ultrasonography in Pregnancy · Chapter 19. Prenatal Diagnosis · Chapter 20.Anemia in Pregnancy · Chapter 21. Diabetes in Pregnancy · Chapter 22. Tropical Diseases in Pregnancy · Chapter 23. Infections and Immunization in Pregnancy · Chapter 24.Antepartum Hemorrhage · Chapter 25. Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy · Chapter 26. Gynecological Disorders in Pregnancy · Chapter 27. Multiple Pregnancy and Polyhydramnios · Chapter 28. Preterm Labor and Prelabor Rupture of Membranes · Chapter 29. IUGR · Chapter 30. Prolonged Pregnancy · Chapter 31. Thalassemia and Rhesus Isoimmunization · Chapter 32. Medical Disorders in Pregnancy (Cardiac, Respiratory and Endocrine Disorders) · Chapter 33. Principles of Drug Use in Pregnancy · Chapter 34.Acute Abdomen in Pregnancy · Chapter 35. Antenatal Assessment of Fetal Wellbeing · Chapter 36. Induction of Labor · Chapter 37. Mechanism of Labour · Chapter 38. Normal Labor · Chapter 39. Obstetric Analgesia and Anesthesia · Chapter 40. Malposition and Malpresentations · Chapter 41. Operative Obstetrics · Chapter 42. Injuries to Birth Canal ·Chapter 43. Prolonged and Obstructed Labor · Chapter 44. Resuscitation of the Newborn · Chapter 45. Diseases of the Newborn · Chapter 46. Complications of Third Stage of Labor · Chapter 47. Normal Puerperium · Chapter 48. Abnormalities of Puerperium · Index
Sabaratnam Arulkumaran DCH FRCS FRCOG FAMS MD PhD FACOG FSLCOG FSOGC
Professor and Head, Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St George’s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
V Sivanesaratnam MBBS FRCOG FICS FACS FAMM FAOFOG
Consultant Gynaecologist/Gynaecologic Oncologist, University of Malaya Specialist Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Alokendu Chatterjee FRCOG FICS
Formerly, Professor and Head, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, NRS Medical College and Hospital, Calcutta, Kolkata, India
Pratap Kumar MD DGO FICS FICOG FICMCH
Professor and Head, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India