Williams Obstetrics 23rd Edition Study Guide

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May 27, 2011


Electronic book text, 400 pages


0071753311 / 9780071753319

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Main description

The companion review book to the gold-standard text in obstetrics

  • Market: Obstetricians/gynecologists (52,000); obstetrics/gynecology residents (5,000)
  • Table of contents mirrors Williams Obstetrics, 23e, the field’s most well-known and trusted text
  • Answer key cites page numbers in Williams Obstetrics for in-depth discussion and further reading
  • 1700+ evidence-based multiple-choice questions covering every major topic in clinical obstetrics

Table of contents

Section I: Overview; Overview of Obstetrics; Section II: Maternal and Fetal Anatomy and Physiology; Chapter 1. Maternal Anatomy; Chapter 2. Implantation, Embryogenesis, and Placental Development; Chapter 3. Fetal Growth and Development; Chapter 4. Maternal Physiology; Chapter 5. Parturition; Section III: Antepartum; Chapter 6. Preconceptional Counseling; Chapter 7. Prenatal Care; Chapter 8. Abortion; Chapter 9. Ectopic Pregnancy; Chapter 10. Gestational Trophoblastic Disease; Chapter 11. Genetics; Chapter 12. Prenatal Diagnosis and Fetal Therapy; Chapter 13. Teratology and Medications that Affect the Fetus; Chapter 14. Antepartum Assessment; Chapter 15. Fetal Imaging; Section IV: Labor and Delivery; Chapter 16. Normal Labor and Delivery; Chapter 17. Intrapartum Assessment; Chapter 18. Obstetrical Anesthesia; Chapter 19. Abnormal Labor; Chapter 20. Disorders of Amniotic Fluid Volume; Chapter 21. Labor Induction; Chapter 22. Forceps Delivery and Vacuum Extraction; Chapter 23. Breech Presentation and Delivery; Chapter 24. Cesarean Delivery and Peripartum Hysterectomy; Chapter 25. Prior Cesarean Delivery; Chapter 26. Abnormalities of the Placenta, Umbilical Cord, and Membranes; Section V: Fetus and Newborn; Chapter 27. The Newborn Infant; Chapter 28. Diseases and Injuries of the Fetus and Newborn; Section VI: Puerperium; Chapter 29. The Puerperium; Chapter 30. Puerperal Infection; Chapter 31. Contraception; Chapter 32. Sterilization; Section VII: Obstetrical Complications; Chapter 33. Pregnancy Hypertension; Chapter 34. Obstetrical Hemorrhage; Chapter 35. Preterm Birth; Chapter 36. Postterm Pregnancy; Chapter 37. Fetal Growth Disorders; Chapter 38. Multifetal Gestation; Chapter 39. Reproductive Tract Abnormalities; Section VIII: Medical and Surgical Complications; Chapter 40. General Considerations and Maternal Evaluation; Chapter 41. Critical Care and Trauma; Chapter 42. Obesity; Chapter 43. Cardiovascular Disease; Chapter 44. Chronic Hypertension; Chapter 45. Pulmonary Disorders; Chapter 46. Thromboembolic Disorders; Chapter 47. Renal and Urinary Tract Disorders; Chapter 48. Gastrointestinal Disorders; Chapter 49. Hepatic, Gallbladder, and Pancreatic Disorders; Chapter 50. Hematological Disorders; Chapter 51. Diabetes; Chapter 52. Thyroid and Other Endocrine Disorders; Chapter 53. Connective-Tissue Disorders; Chapter 54. Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders; Chapter 55. Dermatological Disorders; Chapter 56. Neoplastic Disorders; Chapter 58. Infectious Diseases; Chapter 59. Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Author comments

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Barbara L. Hoffman, MD, is Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas.

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