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The Resource Crash Course Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Chidimma Onwere, Hemant N. Vakharia, (electronic book)

Crash Course Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Chidimma Onwere, Hemant N. Vakharia, (electronic book)

Label
Crash Course Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Title
Crash Course Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Statement of responsibility
Chidimma Onwere, Hemant N. Vakharia
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The new series of Crash Course continues to provide readers with complete coverage of the MBBS curriculum in an easy-to-read, user-friendly manner. Building on the success of previous editions, the new Crash Courses retain the popular and unique features that so characterised the earlier volumes and are fully updated throughout. More than 350 tables and illustrations present clinical, diagnostic and practical information in an easy-to-follow manner Friendly and accessible approach to the subject makes learning especially easy Written by junior doctors for students - authors who understand exam pressures Contains 'Hints and Tips' boxes, and other useful aide-mémoires Succinct coverage of the subject enables 'sharp focus' and efficient use of time during exam preparation Contains a fully updated self-assessment section - ideal for honing exam skills and self-testing Self-assessment section fully updated to reflect current exam requirements Contains 'common exam pitfalls' as advised by faculty Crash Courses also available electronically! Online self-assessment bank also available - content edited by Dan Horton-Szar! Feeling daunted? Worried about passing your exams? Need to brush up on a particular topic? Then Crash Course is for you!! Now celebrating over 10 years of success - Crash Course has been specially devised to help you get through your exams with ease. Completely revised and updated throughout, the new edition of Crash Course is perfectly tailored to meet your needs by providing everything you need to know in one place. Clearly presented in a tried and trusted, easy-to-use, format, each book in the series gives complete coverage of the subject in a no-nonsense, user-friendly fashion. Commencing with 'Learning Objectives', each chapter guides you succinctly through the topic, giving full coverage of the curriculum whilst
  • avoidingunnecessary and often confusing detail. Each chapter is also supported by a full artwork programme, and features the ever popular 'Hints and Tips' boxes as well as other useful aide-mémoires. All volumes contain an up-to-date self-assessment section which allows you to test your knowledge and hone your exam skills! Authored by students or junior doctors - working under close faculty supervision - each volume has been prepared by someone who has been in the exam situation and so can relate closely to your needs. So whether you need to get out of a fix or aim for distinction Crash Course is for you!! Be safe - rely on Crash Course!
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Onwere, Chidimma
Dewey number
618.109234
LC call number
RG112 .K384 2014
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Vakharia, Hemant N
  • Dutta, Ruma
  • Datta, Shreelata T
  • Horton-Szar, Daniel
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  • Genital Diseases, Female
  • Pregnancy Complications
  • Obstetrics
  • Gynecology
Label
Crash Course Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Chidimma Onwere, Hemant N. Vakharia, (electronic book)
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Publication
Contents
  • Front Cover; Crash Course: Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Copyright; Series editor foreword; Preface; Dedication; Contents; Chapter 1: Taking a history; The patient's details; Presenting complaint; History of presenting complaint; Past gynaecological history; Menstrual history; Sexual activity and contraception; Cervical screening; Vaginal discharge; Past obstetric history; Past medical history; Systems enquiry; Drug history; Allergies; Family history; Social history; Further reading; Chapter 2: Antenatal booking and prenatal diagnosis; Antenatal booking; History taking; Current pregnancy
  • Past obstetric historyPast medical history; Drug history and allergies; Family history; Social history; Examination; Investigations; Full blood count; Haemoglobin electrophoresis; Thalassaemia; Sickle cell disease; Blood group and antibody screen; Screening for infection; Rubella; Syphilis (Treponema pallidum); Hepatitis B; Human immunodeficiency virus; Urinary tract infections; Antenatal education; Further antenatal care; Screening for chromosomal abnormalities; Combined screening test; Triple or quadruple test; Ultrasound at 18-20 weeks; Prenatal diagnosis; Techniques; Ultrasound
  • AmniocentesisChorionic villous sampling; Fetal blood sampling; Further reading; Chapter 3: Examination; General examination; Abdominal examination; Inspection; Surgical scars; Abdominal masses; Stigmata of pregnancy; Palpation; Auscultation; Obstetric palpation; Uterine size; Number of fetuses; Fetal lie; Fetal presentation; Engagement; Position; Liquor volume; Difficulty palpating fetal parts; Pelvic examination; Gynaecological pelvic examination; External examination of the vulva; Internal inspection of the vagina and cervix; Bimanual examination; Obstetric pelvic examination
  • External examination of the vulvaInternal inspection of the vagina and cervix; Vaginal examination; Cervical dilatation; Cervical length; Station of the presenting part; Cervical consistency; Cervical position; The Bishop score; Defining the position of the presenting part; Further reading; Chapter 4: Common investigations; Bedside tests; Urine; Swabs; Smears and colposcopy; Cervical cytology; Colposcopy; Blood investigations; Imaging techniques; Ultrasound scanning; The non-pregnant pelvis; The uterus; The ovaries; The fallopian tubes; Ultrasound and pregnancy; Early pregnancy complications
  • Anomaly scansFetal growth; Assessment of liquor volume; Doppler studies; Safety of ultrasound scanning; X-ray; Hysteroscopy and pipelle biopsy; Laparoscopy; Technique; Urodynamics; Flow studies; Cystometry; Videocystourethrography; Further reading; Chapter 5: Abnormal uterine bleeding; Menorrhagia; Incidence; Diagnosis; Aetiology; Systemic conditions; Local pathology; Iatrogenic causes; Complications; History; Examination; Investigations; Treatment; Medical treatment of menorrhagia; Antifibrinolytics and haemostatics; Prostaglandin inhibitors; Hormonal therapy; Progestogens
  • Intrauterine systems
Control code
PURCH EBC1746584
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (300 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
MAXIMUM OF 3 CONCURRENT USERS. Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780723437871
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Crash Course Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Chidimma Onwere, Hemant N. Vakharia, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
  • Front Cover; Crash Course: Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Copyright; Series editor foreword; Preface; Dedication; Contents; Chapter 1: Taking a history; The patient's details; Presenting complaint; History of presenting complaint; Past gynaecological history; Menstrual history; Sexual activity and contraception; Cervical screening; Vaginal discharge; Past obstetric history; Past medical history; Systems enquiry; Drug history; Allergies; Family history; Social history; Further reading; Chapter 2: Antenatal booking and prenatal diagnosis; Antenatal booking; History taking; Current pregnancy
  • Past obstetric historyPast medical history; Drug history and allergies; Family history; Social history; Examination; Investigations; Full blood count; Haemoglobin electrophoresis; Thalassaemia; Sickle cell disease; Blood group and antibody screen; Screening for infection; Rubella; Syphilis (Treponema pallidum); Hepatitis B; Human immunodeficiency virus; Urinary tract infections; Antenatal education; Further antenatal care; Screening for chromosomal abnormalities; Combined screening test; Triple or quadruple test; Ultrasound at 18-20 weeks; Prenatal diagnosis; Techniques; Ultrasound
  • AmniocentesisChorionic villous sampling; Fetal blood sampling; Further reading; Chapter 3: Examination; General examination; Abdominal examination; Inspection; Surgical scars; Abdominal masses; Stigmata of pregnancy; Palpation; Auscultation; Obstetric palpation; Uterine size; Number of fetuses; Fetal lie; Fetal presentation; Engagement; Position; Liquor volume; Difficulty palpating fetal parts; Pelvic examination; Gynaecological pelvic examination; External examination of the vulva; Internal inspection of the vagina and cervix; Bimanual examination; Obstetric pelvic examination
  • External examination of the vulvaInternal inspection of the vagina and cervix; Vaginal examination; Cervical dilatation; Cervical length; Station of the presenting part; Cervical consistency; Cervical position; The Bishop score; Defining the position of the presenting part; Further reading; Chapter 4: Common investigations; Bedside tests; Urine; Swabs; Smears and colposcopy; Cervical cytology; Colposcopy; Blood investigations; Imaging techniques; Ultrasound scanning; The non-pregnant pelvis; The uterus; The ovaries; The fallopian tubes; Ultrasound and pregnancy; Early pregnancy complications
  • Anomaly scansFetal growth; Assessment of liquor volume; Doppler studies; Safety of ultrasound scanning; X-ray; Hysteroscopy and pipelle biopsy; Laparoscopy; Technique; Urodynamics; Flow studies; Cystometry; Videocystourethrography; Further reading; Chapter 5: Abnormal uterine bleeding; Menorrhagia; Incidence; Diagnosis; Aetiology; Systemic conditions; Local pathology; Iatrogenic causes; Complications; History; Examination; Investigations; Treatment; Medical treatment of menorrhagia; Antifibrinolytics and haemostatics; Prostaglandin inhibitors; Hormonal therapy; Progestogens
  • Intrauterine systems
Control code
PURCH EBC1746584
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (300 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
MAXIMUM OF 3 CONCURRENT USERS. Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780723437871
Specific material designation
remote

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