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Manual of High-Risk Pregnancy

  • Author: Richa Baharani, Pushpa Pandey, Shash Khare, Sushma Dikhit
  • ISBN: 9789352703920
  • Publisher: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
  • Edition: 1st
  • Publication Date: October 2, 2018
  • Format: Paperback – 624 Pages
  • Language: English

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This book is a comprehensive guide to the assessment and management of high risk pregnancy.

Divided into eleven sections, the text begins with discussion on antenatal care, nutrition, genetic screening and ultrasonography-guided interventions in pregnancy.

The following sections cover different factors that cause a pregnancy to be high risk including haematological disorders, early pregnancy complications, medical disorders such as gestational diabetes and cardiac disease, obstetric complications such as eclampsia and preterm labour, infections, foetal growth problems, and autoimmune diseases.

The finals chapters discuss delivery complications and miscellaneous topics such as intrauterine foetal death, cerebrovascular accidents, ART pregnancies, and medicolegal aspects.

The book is further enhanced by clinical photographs, diagrams and tables.

Key Features
  • Covers all topics of common clinical situations faced by obstetricians and gynaecologists
  • Presents updated information in a very precise and lucid style
  • Provides flow charts, tables and colored illustrations for fast and letter learning
  • Describes holistic health along with physical health
  • Includes recent advancements in the field of management of high-risk pregnancy
  • Enables the readers to have a glimpse of subject within short time.
Table of Contents
  1. Section 1: Update on Antenatal Care
    1. Changing Trends in Antenatal Care
    2. Missing Dimensions in Antenatal Care
    3. Nutrition in Pregnancy
    4. Antenatal Fetal Surveillance and Identification of High-risk Pregnancy
  2. Section 2: Fetal Advances
    1. Prenatal Genetic Screening and Testing
    2. Impact of Advances in Genetics in Prenatal Diagnosis
    3. Ultrasonography-guided Interventions in Pregnancy
  3. Section 3: Hematological Disorders during Pregnancy
    1. Anemia During Pregnancy and New Parenteral Iron
    2. Non-nutritional Anemia in Pregnancy
    3. Rh-incompatibility during Pregnancy
    4. Management of Rh-alloimmunized Pregnancy
    5. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation in Pregnancy
  4. Section 4: Early Pregnancy Complications
    1. Recurrent Pregnancy Loss
    2. Hyperemesis Gravidarum
    3. Early Pregnancy Hemorrhage
    4. Unsafe Abortions and its Consequences
  5. Section 5: Medical Disorders during Pregnancy
    1. Gestational Diabetes
    2. Cardiac Diseases in Pregnancy
    3. Specific Cardiac Conditions and Complications during Pregnancy
    4. Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
    5. Respiratory Diseases during Pregnancy
    6. Pregnancy and Chronic Kidney Disease
    7. Thyroid Disorders during Pregnancy
    8. Jaundice in Pregnancy
  6. Section 6: Obstetric Complications
    1. Prediction and Prevention of Pre-eclampsia
    2. Management of Pregnancy-induced Hypertension
    3. Maternal Assessment in Hypertensive Disease of Pregnancy
    4. Eclampsia and HELLP Syndrome
    5. Eye in Pregnancy
    6. Placenta Previa: An Obstetrical Resurgence
    7. Placenta Accreta
    8. Placental Abruption
    9. Preterm Labor: Diagnosis and Treatment
    10. Premature Rupture of Membranes
    11. Management of Multiple Pregnancy: The Recent Evidence
    12. Teenage Pregnancy: A Global Issue
    13. Obesity and Pregnancy
    14. Cesarean Scar Pregnancy
  7. Section 7: Infections during Pregnancy
    1. Malaria during Pregnancy
    2. Management of Influenza, Swine Flu and Dengue during Pregnancy
    3. Tuberculosis in Pregnancy: Update on an Archenemy
    4. Viral Infections in Pregnancy and Labor
    5. Toxoplasmosis during Pregnancy
    6. Zika Fever and Parvovirus Infection during Pregnancy
  8. Section 8: Fetal Dysmaturity and Dysmorphology
    1. Fetal Growth Restriction: Monitoring and Management
    2. Fetal Dysmorphology
  9. Section 9: Autoimmune Diseases and other Disorders during Pregnancy
    1. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in Pregnancy
    2. Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome
    3. Dermatological Disorders in Pregnancy
    4. Pregnancy and Oral Health
    5. Epilepsy in Pregnancy
  10. Section 10: Complications during Delivery
    1. Rupture Uterus
    2. Medical Management of Postpartum Hemorrhage
    3. Balloon Tamponade in Postpartum Hemorrhage
    4. Surgical Management of Postpartum Hemorrhage: A Review
  11. Section 11: Miscellaneous
    1. Intrauterine Fetal Death (Its Impact on Maternal Morbidity and Mortality and Preventive Strategies)
    2. Cerebrovascular Accidents in Pregnancy
    3. ART Pregnancies: Are they different?
    4. Adnexal Masses in Pregnancy
    5. Medicolegal Aspects of High-risk Pregnancy
    6. Destination Far Ahead: Strategies to Reduce MMR
  12. Index
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