Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Published:
September 16, 2014
Author(s):
Cecilia Bottomley, Janice Rymer
A 35-year-old woman arrives on the labour ward complaining of abdominal pain and vaginal bleeding at 36 weeks 2 days' gestation. The pain started 2 hours earlier while she was in a cafe and is not relieved by lying still or walking around. The bleeding is bright red. You are the medic on duty. 
Published:
June 18, 2014
Editor(s):
Mohd Rushdan Md Noor, Tay Eng Hseon, Low Jen Hui Jeffrey
Gynaecologic oncology is one of the most important subjects in gynaecology and a very challenging field. The management of patients with gynaecological cancers is complex, as the impact of the outcome of such cancers can be critical. This handbook covers the basics of carcinogenesis and the 
Published:
June 17, 2014
Editor(s):
Nick Macklon
Each patient seeking assisted reproduction has a unique set of circumstances that affects the outcome of treatment. Particularly challenging are those patients with pre-existing medical conditions or those receiving medical therapies that may impact the safety and success of their IVF treatments. 
Published:
June 16, 2014
Editor(s):
Markus Montag
Among the many recent advances in assisted reproduction therapies (ART), improved technologies for identifying viable oocytes, sperm, and embryos are of primary importance. Paradoxically, the latest advances presented at conferences and symposia are often slow to become part of the daily routine in 
Published:
June 04, 2014
Author(s):
Dario Paladini, Paolo Volpe
The most frequently asked questions that confront the fetal medicine trainee/expert on a daily basis are “Is the finding real or merely an artifact?” and “Is the diagnosis correct?”. However, to be able to find the description of an abnormal ultrasound finding in a textbook, one generally has to 
Published:
May 13, 2014
Editor(s):
Ian J. Griffin
Preterm infants grow poorly after birth and very commonly develop ex utero growth restriction (EUGR). However, the risks and benefits of catch-up growth in preterm infants must be weighed, and evidence addressing this warrants examination. Perinatal Growth and Nutrition explores the reasons for 
Published:
April 22, 2014
Author(s):
Anver Kuliev, Svetlana Rechitsky, Oleg Verlinsky
Based on one leading center’s experience with over 100,000 cases, the new edition of this extensively illustrated atlas provides a detailed manual for procedures and techniques in preimplantation genetic diagnosis. New topics in this edition include de novo mutations, diseases with genetic 
Published:
February 12, 2014
Author(s):
Adam H Balen
The field of infertility research and practice is one of continuous innovation and change, but alongside the increasing sophistication of assisted reproductive techniques there is as strong a need as ever for clinical experience and expertise and common practical sense to inform diagnosis and 
Published:
December 20, 2013
Editor(s):
Ben Cohlen, Willem Ombelet
Intra-uterine insemination (IUI) is a widely used fertility treatment for couples with unexplained and male subfertility. Although it is less invasive and less expensive than l other treatment options such as in vitro fertilization, several factors affect its outcome. In addition, IUI remains 
Published:
August 30, 2013
Author(s):
Nadeem R. Abu-Rustum, Richard R. Barakat, Douglas A. Levine
A core text from the renowned Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Atlas of Procedures in Gynecologic Oncology, Third Edition covers the latest developments in both open and minimally invasive surgery. Supplemented with full-color photographs, practical explanations, and video clips, the book