Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology,
Edition 4
By Brian A. Magowan, MB CHB FRCOG DIPFETMED, Philip Owen, MB BCh MD FRCOG and Andrew Thomson, MBBCh, MD, FRCOG

Publication Date: 16 July 2018

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Description

The fourth edition of this highly regarded textbook has been thoroughly overhauled. There is ¦ a new chapter bridging the gap between learning and doing (On-Call); ¦ new coverage of FGM and the Zika virus; ¦ sepsis has been updated; ¦ there is access to a further five chapters online; ¦ there are ten videos to guide learners through the more difficult, complex issues they might face in O&G; ¦ and new self-assessment has been written to help with testing understanding.

Key Features

  • Key points boxes throughout
  • Full-colour illustrations throughout
  • Over 350 illustrations
  • Comprehensive coverage

New Features

  • New chapter covering On Call O&G with practical guidance and steps for acute and important issues likely to be encountered (hypertension, sepsis, bleeding, labour-ward emergencies etc.).
  • New sections on FGM.
  • Expanded areas in medical disorders in pregnancy and mental illness.
  • Comes with an e-book on StudentConsult.
  • Ten videos with experts guiding viewers through a range of essential issues, from on-call scenarios to fetal medicine.
  • Self-assessment. Over 40 SBAs and case-based questions.
About the author
By Brian A. Magowan, MB CHB FRCOG DIPFETMED, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Borders General Hospital, Melrose, UK; Philip Owen, MB BCh MD FRCOG, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Princess Royal Maternity Unit, Glasgow, UK and Andrew Thomson, MBBCh, MD, FRCOG, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley, UK.
Table of Contents

SECTION 1 FUNDAMENTALS

    1. Pelvic anatomy
    2. History and examination
    3. SECTION 2 GYNAECOLOGY

    4. Paediatric gynaecology and disorders of sex development
    5. The normal menstrual cycle and amenorrhoea
    6. Sub-fertility
    7. Early pregnancy care
    8. Menstrual disorders and premenstrual syndrome
    9. Pelvic pain and endometriosis
    10. The menopause and HRT
    11. Prolapse
    12. Incontinence
    13. Ovarian neoplasms
    14. Uterine neoplastic disease
    15. Cervical disease
    16. Trophoblastic disease
    17. Vulval disorders
    18. Gynaecological surgery
    19. SECTION 3 REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH

    20. Pelvic infection and STIs
    21. Psychosexual problems
    22. Abortion
    23. Contraception
    24. SECTION 4 OBSTETRICS

    25. Antenatal and postnatal care
    26. Maternal medicine
    27. Prenatal diagnosis
    28. Obstetric haemorrhage
    29. Fetal growth and surveillance
    30. Hypertension in pregnancy
    31. Prematurity
    32. Multiple pregnancy
    33. Normal labour and pain relief in labour
    34. Monitoring of the fetus in labour
    35. Induction
    36. Malpresentation and slow labour
    37. Emergencies in labour
    38. Operative delivery
    39. Stillbirth and neonatal mortality
    40. Neonatal resuscitation
    41. SECTION 5 ON CALL FOR OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY

    42. Practical obstetrics and gynaecology
    43. Self-assessment

ONLINE CHAPTERS

W1. Embryology

W2. Imaging in gynaecology

W3. Physiology of pregnancy

W4. Obstetrics in under-resourced settings

W5. Neonatal care

W6. Self-assessment

VIDEOS

V1. Pelvic pain

V2. The menopause

V3. STIs

V4. Contraception

V5. Fetal medicine

V6. Prematurity

V7. Induction

V8. Slow and precipitate labour

V9. Stillbirth

V10. On call

Book Reviews
  • ‘The book itself is a good read if you're trying to get the basic essential information in Obs/Gynae. I especially love the illustrations … (a bit of a break from all that medical reading!).’
  • ‘… everything you need to know packaged in one book …. Written and laid out in a nice, logical way, I'd highly recommend it.’
  • ‘Great textbook, up to date and clinically relevant; contained all I needed for my medical school placement and written exam. I recommend this book for medical students.’
  • ‘I work as a triage midwife and find this a great reference point.’
Book details
ISBN: 9780702074042
Page Count: 406
Illustrations: Over 350 colour illustrations
Retail Price: £38.99