Steven G. Gabbe, Jennifer R. Niebyl, Joe Leigh Simpson, Mark B Landon, Henry L Galan, Eric R. M. Jauniaux, Deborah A Driscoll, Vincenzo Berghella, William A Grobman
Elsevier; 7th edition (May 12; 2016)
Even after thirty years, Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies, Seventh Edition is still the best option for authoritative guidance on the management of today’s obstetric patients. The most up-to-date information on everything from the fetal origins of adult disease to the improvement of global maternal health to important topics in day-to-day obstetrical practice is made available to you by experts from all over the world who are recognized authorities in this field. This best-selling obstetrics reference is an excellent resource for residents, medical students, and clinicians because it is comprehensively illustrated, easily readable, and straightforward in its explanations.
- Take advantage of the knowledge that has been compiled by specialists from all over the world in this area, including two new editors — Drs. Vincenzo Berghella and William Grobman — and nearly thirty new contributors.
- Get a fresh viewpoint on a wide variety of important topics facing the world today, all of which are supported by evidence and are simple to read.
- Comprehensive revisions in every area, including the following four chapters: “Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Delivery,” “Obesity,” “Placenta Accreta,” and “Improving Global Maternal Health: Challenges and Opportunities.”
- Eleven videos reinforce the material covered in the chapter and enhance learning in subject areas such as operative vaginal delivery and cesarean delivery.
- The comprehension of each chapter is made easier and more comprehensive through the increased use of italicized statements and bulleted lists, in addition to additional tables, flow diagrams, and flowcharts.
- For quick and easy reference, here is a brand new glossary of the key abbreviations that are used most frequently.
- The Obstetrical Ultrasound chapter contains more than one hundred images that serve as an important resource for understanding normal and abnormal fetal anatomy.