Johns Hopkins Manual of Gynecology and Obstetrics

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Johns Hopkins Manual of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 5e

Edited by Jessica L. Bienstock, Harold E. Fox and Edward E. Wallach

Category:
Gynaecology, Medical, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Paperback
  • 9781451188806
  • May 2015
  • 688 pages
  • List Price: £55.00
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DESCRIPTION

From the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine comes the Fifth Edition of this outstanding resource. The Johns Hopkins Manual of Gynecology and Obstetrics is your on-the-spot reference for virtually any situation you’ll face in obstetrics, high-risk obstetrics, gynecology, reproductive endocrinology, infertility, and gynecologic oncology. It’s also highly effective as a review tool for certification or recertification exams.
  • Find information quickly with an easy-to-use outline format, modeled after The Washington Manual® of Medical Therapeutics.
  • Stay up to date with new information on minimally invasive surgical techniques; new diagnostic tools; and recent advances in conception, infertility, genetics, and prenatal diagnosis.
  • Provide more effective patient care with a newly revised primary care chapter that reflects current practice standards and a new chapter on patient safety.
  • Benefit from the knowledge and expertise of residents and attending physicians in obstetrics and gynecology at The Johns Hopkins University
  • Trust the manual that’s been used with confidence for more than 15 years by house officers, medical students, and practitioners who deal with obstetric and gynecologic diseases and disorders.
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  • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues.
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CONTENTS

Chapter 1

Primary and Preventative Care

 

Chapter 2

Breast Diseases

 

Chapter 3

Critical Care

 

Chapter 4

Preconception Counseling and Prenatal Care

 

Chapter 5

Normal Labor and Delivery

 

Chapter 6

Fetal Assessment

 

Chapter 7

Complications Labor and Delivery

 

Chapter 8

Gestational Complications

 

Chapter 9

Preterm Labor and Preterm Premature Rupture of the Membranes

 

Chapter 10

Third Trimester Bleeding

 

Chapter 11

Perinatal Infections

 

Chapter 12

Congenital Anomalies

 

Chapter 13

Endocrine Disorders in Pregnancy

 

Chapter 14

Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy

 

Chapter 15

Cardiopulmonary Disease in Pregnancy

 

Chapter 16

Genitourinary Assessment and Renal Disease in Pregnancy

 

Chapter 17

Gastrointestinal Disease in Pregnancy

 

Chapter 18

Autoimmune Disease in Pregnancy

 

Chapter 19

Neurologic Disease in Pregnancy

 

Chapter 20

Hematologic Disorders

 

Chapter 21

Red Blood Cell Alloimmunization

 

Chapter 22

Surgical Disease and Trauma in Pregnancy

 

Chapter 23

Postpartum Care and Lactation

 

Chapter 24

HIV in Pregnancy

 

Chapter 25

Obstetric Anesthesia

 

Chapter 26

Anatomy of the Female Pelvis

 

Chapter 27

Perioperative Care and Complications of Gynecologic Surgery

 

Chapter 28

Infections of the Genital Tract

 

Chapter 29

Ectopic Pregnancy

 

Chapter 30

Chronic Pelvic Pain

 

Chapter 31

Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery

 

Chapter 32

Fertility Control

 

Chapter 33

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

 

Chapter 34

Pediatric Gynecology

 

Chapter 35

Infertility and ASSITED Reproductive Technologies

 

Chapter 36

Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

 

Chapter 37

Uterine Leiomyomas

 

Chapter 38

Menstrual disorders:  Endometriosis, Dysmenorrhea and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder

 

Chapter 39

Evaluation of Amenorrhea

 

Chapter 40

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

 

Chapter 41

Hyperandrogenism

 

Chapter 42

Female Sexual Function and Dysfunction

 

Chapter 43

Menopause

 

Chapter 44

Diseases of the Vulva and Vagina

 

Chapter 45

Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia

 

Chapter 46

Cervical Cancer

 

Chapter 47

Cancer of the Uterine Corpus

 

Chapter 48

Ovarian Cancer

 

Chapter 49

Gestational Trophoblastic Disease

 

Chapter 50

Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy

 

Chapter 51

Palliative Care

REVIEWS

Doody's Review Service Review by Anthony Shanks, MD (Washington University School of Medicine)

This is a thorough handbook covering pertinent information in gynecology and obstetrics that is designed to be carried in the pocket and to point-of-care settings. The purpose is to provide a quick and easily accessible manual for obstetrics and gynecology issues. It is not designed for directed reading, although many chapters do a very thorough job of covering the material. The online format is nice and I appreciate that it is linked to Inkling, although the code redemption required using a different site. The intended audience is medical students and residents, although other care providers may appreciate the book. It is unique in that it depends on a lot of residents for input, which is a nice feature as it allows input from those who would benefit the most. The other authors are all credible authorities. This is a handy pocket book for the field. It is designed to be used in a triage setting or for quick location of information. Chapters such as the one on alloimmunization and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy give a concise description of the pathophysiology followed by clinical management. In fact, all chapters are heavily geared toward clinical management. More flow charts would be appreciated. The treatment section for UTIs and STIs are well done and the easy access to medication doses is appreciated. This book functions as a more comprehensive version of the "red book" -- a pocket book designed for quick 5-minute digestions. This is a simple, straightforward, and well done pocket reference. The online features are nice and this will serve medical students well during their introduction to the field.

SPECIFICATIONS

ISBN
9781451188806
Publication Month
May 2015
Edition
5
Edition Type
Fifth


Product Format
Paperback
Height x Width
5157 x 3226 mm
Weight
308443 grams
Number of Pages
688 pages
Language
English


Bisacs
MEDICAL / Gynecology & Obstetrics


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