Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies, 5th Edition
Book with Online Access
Steven G. Gabbe, MD, Joe Leigh Simpson, MD, Jennifer R. Niebyl, MD, Henry Galan, MD, Laura Goetzl, MD, MPH, Eric R. M. Jauniaux, MD, PhD and Mark Landon, MD
Must-have expertise for today's challenging fast-changing field! This classic reference is your place to turn for all of the guidelines you need on the diagnosis, therapy, and management of both normal and high-risk patients. Inside you'll find state-of-the-art guidance on the challenges you face, with new chapters covering placental anatomy and physiology · non-invasive prenatal diagnostic techniques · abnormal labor · operative vaginal delivery · cervical incompetence · amniotic fluid disorders · thrombophilias · and thromboembolic disorders, plus comprehensive updates throughout. Plus, you'll have access to the complete contents online - fully searchable - as well as all of the illustrations for use in electronic presentations. The result is essential, practice-proven know-how you need to enhance your clinical success.
Features a new full-color format for easier reference, as well as a new appendix of normal values.
Distills the expertise of leading contributors from the fields of maternal-fetal medicine, anesthesiology, neonatology, internal medicine, dermatology, genetics, and ethics - providing a real-life, interdisciplinary perspective.
Cover the important foundations of basic science and physiology of normal and complicated obstetrics.
Includes evidence based information on normal obstetric practice.
Presents in-depth information on problems encountered in clinical practice, as well as high-risk obstetrics.
By Steven G. Gabbe, MD, Dean, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN; Joe Leigh Simpson, MD, Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Professor of Human and Molecular Genetics, Florida International University College of Medicine, Miami, FL; Jennifer R. Niebyl, MD, Professor and Head, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA; Henry Galan, MD, Associate Professor, Department of obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA; Laura Goetzl, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA; Eric R. M. Jauniaux, MD, PhD, Professor/Honorary Consultant, Academic Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University College London, London, UK; and Mark Landon, MD, Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
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