DescriptionThis pocket reference and revision guide is a must for all medical students and junior doctors preparing for major exams in obstetrics and gynaecology or needing a rapid reminder during a clinical attachment. Now thoroughly updated, this second edition has been re-ordered into three sections - covering obstetrics, gynaecology, and procedures – to provide a more systematic and ordered approach to learning that takes into consideration the natural division within the specialty.
Covering all key topics in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, this succinct account of the core and common conditions found in clinical settings and exams is the ideal refresher covering just the basic, relevant facts.
List of Abbreviations.
Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy.
Amniotic Fluid Embolism.
Cardiac Disease in Pregnancy.
Chronic Hypertension in Pregnancy.
Diabetes in Pregnancy.
Epilepsy in Pregnancy.
Fetal Distress in labour.
Group B Streptococcal Infection.
HIV in pregnancy.
Infections in pregnancy – Chicken Pox.
Infections in pregnancy – Cytomegalovirus.
Infections in pregnancy – Hepatitis B.
Infections in pregnancy – Herpes Simplex.
Infections in pregnancy – Listeriosis.
Infections in pregnancy – Parvovirus B19.
Infections in pregnancy – Rubella.
Infections in pregnancy – Toxoplasmosis.
Intrauterine Growth Restriction.
Prelabour rupture of membranes(PROM) at term.
Preterm Prelabour Rupture of Membranes (PPROM).
Preterm labour (PTL).
Venousthromboembolism (VTE) in Pregnancy.
Benign Ovarian Mass.
Carcinoma of the Cervix.
Carcinoma of the Endometrium.
Carcinoma of the Ovary.
Carcinoma of the Vulva.
Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia.
Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding.
Gestational Trophoblastic Malignancy.
Gestational Trophoblastic Disease (Hydatidiform Mole).
Gynaecological Infections – Bacterial Vaginosis.
Gynaecological Infections – Candida Albicans.
Gynaecological Infections – Chlamydia.
Gynaecological Infections – Gonorrhoea.
Gynaecological Infections – Human Papilloma Virus.
Gynaecological Infections – Syphilis.
Gynaecological Infections – Toxic Shock Syndrome.
Gynaecological Infections – Trichomonas Vaginalis.
Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG).
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease.
Polycystic Ovarian Disease (PCOS).
Post coital bleeding.
Post Menopausal Bleeding.
Urodynamic Stress Incontinence.
Evacuation of Retained Products of Conception (Erpc).
External Cephalic Version.
Fetal Blood Sampling.
Induction of Labour.
Termination of Pregnancy.
Physiological Changes of Pregnancy.
Normal Mechanism of Labour.
“Covering all key topics in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, this succinct account of the core and common conditions found in clinical settings and exams is the ideal refresher covering just the basic, relevant facts.” (Kingbook73's Medical Ebook and Video Collection, 20 August 2014)