Hacker & Moore's Essentials of Obstetrics and Gynecology, by Drs. Neville F. Hacker, Joseph C. Gambone, and Calvin J. Hobel, is the #1 choice of ob/gyn residents and medical students because of its concise focus, comprehensive coverage, and easy-to-use format. This new edition features updated clinical cases and assessments, new Clinical Key boxes, and thoroughly revised text and images that reflect today’s best knowledge on the evaluation, diagnosis, and management of a wide range of ob/gyn disorders.
- Concise, comprehensive content is well organized, highly accessible, and relevant to today’s practice.
- High-quality, full-color design for maximum readability.
- Online access to updated clinical cases, self-assessment tools, an obstetric statistics resource, and a glossary of common terms.
- New Clinical Key boxes and judicious use of bolding make it easy to identify the high-yield material you need to know.
- Content is aligned to APGO/CREOG objectives to ensure coverage of essential, clinically relevant material.
PART 1 Introduction
1 A Life-Course Perspective for Women’s
2 Clinical Approach to the Patient
3 Female Reproductive Anatomy and
4 Female Reproductive Physiology
PART 2 Obstetrics
5 Endocrinology of Pregnancy and
6 Maternal Physiologic and Immunologic
Adaptation to Pregnancy
7 Antepartum Care
8 Normal Labor, Delivery, and Postpartum
9 Fetal Surveillance during Labor
10 Obstetric Hemorrhage
11 Uterine Contractility and Dystocia
12 Obstetric Complications
13 Multifetal Gestation and
14 Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy
15 Rhesus Alloimmunization
16 Common Medical and Surgical Conditions
17 Obstetric Procedures
PART 3 Gynecology
18 Benign Conditions and Congenital
Anomalies of the Vulva and Vagina
19 Benign Conditions and Congenital
Anomalies of the Uterine Corpus and
20 Benign Conditions and Congenital
Anomalies of the Ovaries and Fallopian
21 Pelvic Pain
22 Infectious Diseases of the Female
Reproductive and Urinary Tract
23 Pelvic Floor Disorders
24 Ectopic Pregnancy
25 Endometriosis and Adenomyosis
26 Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
27 Family Planning
28 Sexuality and Female Sexual
29 Intimate Partner and Family Violence, Sexual
Assault, and Rape
30 Breast Disease
31 Gynecologic Procedures
PART 4 Reproductive Endocrinology
32 Puberty and Disorders of Pubertal
33 Amenorrhea, Oligomenorrhea, and
34 Infertility and Assisted Reproductive
35 Menopause and Perimenopause
36 Menstrual Cycle–Influenced Disorders
PART 5 Gynecologic Oncology
37 Principles of Cancer Therapy
38 Cervical Dysplasia and Cancer
39 Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Peritoneal
40 Vulvar and Vaginal Cancer
41 Uterine Corpus Cancer
42 Gestational Trophoblastic Diseases
"I would not hesitate to recommend this excellent book to my students on an obstetrics/gynecology rotation. It is easy to read and includes recent updates, guaranteeing adherence to evidence-based medicine. This new edition is worth it, given the updates that have happened in the field."
-Anthony Shanks, MD (Indiana University School of Medicine) Doody’s Score: 90 – 4 Stars!