Progress in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Volume 18

Progress in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Volume 18

Edited by John Studd, Professor of Gynaecology, Imperial College, London University, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK; Seang Lin Tan, James Edmund Dodds Professor and Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McGill University, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada; and Frank A. Chervenak, Given Foundation Professor and Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA


1 Women?s health Vicki Seltzer

2 Pregnancy and obesity Swati Vyas, Lubna Ghani, Nina Khazaezadeh, Eugene Oteng-Ntim

3 Exercise in pregnancy Nagy Rafla, Mini S. Nair, Suresh Kumar

4 Drugs in pregnancy Kristi Borowski, Jennifer R. Niebyl

5 Environmental causes of human congenital malformations Robert L. Brent

6 Counseling for prenatal testing Susan M. White, Lachlan de Crespigny

7 Obstetric, neonatal, and infant outcomes following assisted reproduction William Buckett

8 Managing multiple pregnancy and birth Isaac Blickstein

9 Maternal mortality Jean-Claude Veille

10 Trends in safe motherhood programs in sub-Saharan Africa Stephen P. Munjanja, Franz Majoko, Gunilla Lindmark

11 Quality-of-care issues in obstetric services Laurie Montgomery Irvine

12 Cervical insufficiency Katherine Shaio Sandhu, Sean Keeler, David E. Seubert

13 Transvaginal ultrasound ? obstetric applications in the second and third trimesters of pregnancy Celia Burrell, Boon H. Lim

14 Controversies in the management of preterm premature rupture of membranes Jesus R. Alvarez, Joseph J. Apuzzio

15 Abnormalities of amniotic fluid Richard Brown

16 Urinary tract injuries at cesarean section Olanrewaju Sorinola

17 Investigation and management of anal sphincter injury following childbirth Gillian Fowler, Nigel Holland

18 Cancer in pregnancy Marilyn Huang, Brian M. Slomovitz, Thomas A. Caputo, Hugh Barber (deceased)


19 Human papilloma virus (HPV) infections William J. Ledger

20 A review of pediatric gynecology Maha Ragunath, Sujit Mukhopadya, Susan J. Ward

21 Gynecologic ultrasound: a primer for clinicians Ivica Zalud, Raydeen Busse

22 Diagnosis of ovarian cancer Kevin M. Holcomb, Thomas A. Caputo, Robert C. Knapp

23 Painful bladder syndrome/interstitial cystitis and its management Padma Vanga, Anga S. Arunkalaivanan

24 Bowel obstruction after hysterectomy: inform your patients Togas Tulandi, Sharifa Al Mahrizi

25 Management of the overactive bladder syndrome Maya Basu, Jonathan R.A. Duckett

26 In vitro maturation of oocytes for treatment of infertility and preservation of fertility Shai E. Elizur, Ri-Cheng Chian, Hananel E.G. Holzer, Yariv Gidoni, Ezgi Demirtas, Seang Lin Tan

27 Tuberculosis and obstetric and gynecological practice Jai B. Sharma

28 Indications for different regimens of HRT John Studd