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Clinical Approach to Infections in Pregnancy

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  • Author: Madhuri Chandra, Vineet Mishra
  • ISBN: 9789386322869
  • Publisher: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
  • Edition: 1st
  • Publication Date: June 1, 2017
  • Format: Paperback – 290 Pages
  • Language: English

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Description

This book is a guide to the prompt diagnosis and management of infections during pregnancy in order to minimize perinatal morbidity and mortality.

Beginning with the latest guidelines on screening for infections, the following chapters cover the prevention and treatment of numerous infections, from rubella, chickenpox, and mumps, to toxoplasmosis, tuberculosis, urinary tract infections, and much more. Each infection is presented in a uniform format, describing a case scenario, pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, and treatment. The final chapters cover vaccinations and use of antibiotics during pregnancy.

Key points and multiple choice questions conclude each topic for quick revision and the text is further enhanced by clinical images and tables.

Cases reference standard guidelines from Cochrane reviews, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (ACOG), the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC), the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), and the South Asian Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (SAFOG).

Key Points
  • Guide to diagnosis and management of infections during pregnancy
  • Covers numerous infections and use of vaccinations and antibiotics in pregnancy
  • Key points and multiple choice questions assist revision
  • Cases reference standard guidelines from Cochrane reviews, ACOG, SOGC, NICE and SAFOG
Target Audience

Useful for the postgraduate students, practicing obstetricians and gynecologists, and the physicians involved in maternal health.

Table of Contents
  1. Overview-Impact of Viral Infections on Mother and Fetus
  2. Screening for Infections in Pregnancy-Current Guidelines
  3. Rubella
  4. Parvovirus B 19
  5. Cytomegalovirus
  6. Enterovirus-Coxsackie
  7. Varicella (Chickenpox)
  8. Hepatitis A and E
  9. Hepatitis B and C
  10. Measles and Mumps
  11. Influenza
  12. Genital Herpes
  13. HIV-Preventing Vertical Transmission
  14. HIV-Pre and Post Exposure Prophylaxis
  15. Vector Borne Viral Infections-Zika, Chikungunya, Dengue
  16. Tuberculosis
  17. Syphilis and Other STDs (Bacterial STIs)
  18. Bacterial Vaginosis
  19. Malaria
  20. Toxoplasmosis
  21. Listeriosis
  22. Gastrointestinal Infections and Infestations
  23. Urinary Tract Infections
  24. Ultrasound Imaging-Fetal Manifestations of Virus Exposure and Infections
  25. Vaccinations for Women Contemplating Pregnancy
  26. Antibiotic Use in Pregnancy
  27. Managing the Pregnant Women with SIRS, Sepsis and Septic Shock
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