Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Endometriosis: An Enigma

1st Edition

Seema Chopra
March 16, 2020

Endometriosis is a complex gynecological disorder with multifactorial etiology. An estrogen-dependent condition, it affects 6% to 10% of women in the general population, and in 35% to 50% of these women often experience pain, and sometimes infertility. Exploring this benign but chronic disease, the...

Recurrent Pregnancy Loss and Adverse Natal Outcomes

1st Edition

Minakshi Rohilla
March 11, 2020

Recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL) includes recurrent first- and second-trimester abortions and recurrent preterm delivery, second- or third-trimester intrauterine fetal death, intrapartum stillbirth, and early neonatal death. This book includes protocols for case scenarios of early and late pregnancy...

Controversies in Assisted Reproduction

1st Edition

Botros Rizk, Yakoub Khalaf
March 09, 2020

Assisted Reproduction is a specialty undergoing rapid change as new technologies are introduced and new research challenges previous treatment options. This text examines a selection of controversial topics for both laboratory and clinical practice and tries to place them in perspective, so readers...

Recurrent Pregnancy Loss: Causes, Controversies and Treatment

3rd Edition

Howard Carp
February 25, 2020

Major advances in genetics, immunology, and endocrinology have necessitated a new edition of this best-selling text. However, despite the advances, recurrent pregnancy loss presents a frustrating clinical problem. There is still disagreement about the number of pregnancy losses which warrant...

Female Genital Prolapse and Urinary Incontinence

1st Edition

Victor G. Gomel, Bruno van Herendael
December 17, 2019

Genital prolapse, or pelvic organ prolapse, occurs when the structures of the pelvis protrude into the outside vaginal canal. Genital Prolapse and Urinary Incontinence is the first book of its kind dedicated specifically to genital prolapse and is filled with every different type of prolapse,...

Problem-Based Obstetric Ultrasound

2nd Edition

Amar Bhide, Asma Khalil, Aris T. Papageorghiou, Susana Pereira, Shanthi Sairam, Basky Thilaganathan
December 09, 2019

This book contains a series of clinical cases that address and illustrate difficult problems in obstetric ultrasound. The approach is strongly didactic and will aid trainees in maternal-fetal medicine and obstetrics to appreciate potential pitfalls and recognize rare presentations. Each case sets...

Complete Revision Guide for MRCOG Part 2: SBAs and EMQs

3rd Edition

Justin C. Konje
December 09, 2019

The examination for Membership of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists(MRCOG) remains one of the most internationally recognised postgraduate examinationsin the specialty. Over the years, the examination has evolved in keeping with changes inmedical education; the Part 2...

Vaginal Pessaries

1st Edition

Teresa Tam, Matthew F. Davies
December 09, 2019

With mesh surgery for prolapse sometimes proving problematic, there has been a resurgence of professional medical interest in more traditional methods for the management of prolapse and of stress urinary incontinence. This concise guide to the practical aspects of pessary use will be of interest to...

Sleep and Women's Health

1st Edition

Zippi Dolev
December 09, 2019

Why is it that women suffer far more than men from insomnia? What is the connection between the hormonal changes that a woman undergoes during her lifetime, and difficulty in falling asleep? What is the effect of cell phones on sleep? Should women engage in sports before going to sleep? What do...

New Technologies and Perinatal Medicine: Prediction and Prevention of Pregnancy Complications

1st Edition

Moshe Hod, Vincenzo Berghella, Mary D'Alton, Gian Carlo Di Renzo, Eduard Gratacos, Vassilios Fanos
November 21, 2019

The potential impact of work being conducted in genomics, proteomics, and metabolomics upon clinical practice for gynecologists is immense but not yet completely appreciated. This groundbreaking text from international experts examines the newest topics on the perinatal agenda and gives clinicians...

Molecular Signaling in Spermatogenesis and Male Infertility

1st Edition

Rajender Singh
November 14, 2019

Spermatogenesis involves the coordination of a number of signaling pathways, which culminate into production of sperm. Its failure results in male factor infertility, which can be due to hormonal, environmental, genetic or other unknown factors. This book includes chapters on most of the signaling...

Male Infertility in Reproductive Medicine: Diagnosis and Management

1st Edition

Botros Rizk, Ashok Agarwal, Edmund S. Sabanegh Jr.
November 04, 2019

This useful illustrated text summarizes for an audience of clinicians in Reproductive Medicine the practical essentials of what they need to know about diagnosis and management of the infertile male patient, whether they need to instruct or liaise with a colleague or undertake the procedures...