9780340816653

Obstetrics by Ten Teachers

by ;
  • ISBN13:

    9780340816653

  • ISBN10:

    0340816651

  • Edition: 18th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2006-04-27
  • Publisher: Hodder Education Publishers

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping Icon Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • eCampus.com Logo Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $42.61 Save up to $10.65
  • Buy Used
    $31.96

    USUALLY SHIPS IN 2-4 BUSINESS DAYS

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

Summary

The 18th Edition of this classic, world renowned textbook, which together with Ten Teachers in Obstetrics, provides comprehensive coverage of this important specialty for undergraduates and beyond. With Ash Monga now as leading Editor, and a largely new team of contributing authors, this newedition builds on the book's strengths, combining authoritative detail with a clear guide to essential knowledge, while incorporating the latest advances in the field. Great care will be taken to ensure structure, style and level of detail are consistent across both volumes providing thereassurance students require that they need go no further than this text. Where appropriate, chapters will be structured according to a consistent format (Overview, Definition, Prevalence, Etiology, Clinical features, Differential diagnosis, Investigations, Treatment, Key points, New developments,references), and illustrative case histories with 'Discussion points' will be provided throughout. In line with new curricula biomedical science underpinnings will be integrated within clinically orientated chapters.

Table of Contents

The Ten Teachers viii
Acknowledgements ix
Preface x
Commonly used abbreviations xi
Obstetric history taking and examination
1(13)
Modern maternity care
14(6)
Maternal and perinatal mortality: the Confidential Enquiries
20(14)
Conception, implantation and embryology
34(14)
Physiological changes in pregnancy
48(15)
Normal fetal development and growth
63(9)
Antenatal care
72(12)
Antenatal imaging and assessment of fetal well-being
84(20)
Prenatal diagnosis
104(12)
Second trimester miscarriage
116(9)
Antenatal obstetric complications
125(21)
Twins and higher multiple gestations
146(10)
Disorders of placentation
156(15)
Preterm labour
171(8)
Medical diseases complicating pregnancy
179(21)
Perinatal infections
200(20)
Labour
220(35)
Operative intervention in obstetrics
255(18)
Obstetric emergencies
273(13)
The puerperium
286(14)
Psychiatric disorders in pregnancy and the puerperium
300(7)
Neonatology
307(20)
Appendix 1: Medico-legal issues 327(3)
Appendix 2: Ethics in obstetric practice 330(3)
Index 333

Rewards Program

Reviews for Obstetrics by Ten Teachers (9780340816653)