Obstetrics in Remote Settings
by Anne-Sophie Coutin, et al.
Publisher: Medecins Sans Frontieres 2007
Number of pages: 222
This manual is intended for non-obstetricians working in remote settings where medical resources are lacking. The goal is to overcome the fundamental threat of pathology -- that is, save the mother, protect her from any functional sequelae of the pregnancy, and deliver the child in the best possible conditions.
Download or read it online for free here:
by Heleen van Beekhuizen, Regine Unkels (eds) - Sapiens Publishing
This book seeks to support health personnel in less-resourced locations by providing information about low-tech diagnostic and treatment options for common gynecological conditions such as cervical, ovarian cancer, problems in early pregnancy, etc.
- RCOG Press
The guideline covers diagnosis of early pregnancy loss, including the use of ultrasound scanning and biochemical testing. The guideline includes guidance on when specialist advice should be sought in order to avoid errors and unnecessary delay.
by NCC-WCH - RCOG Press
The purpose of this clinical guideline is to review all aspects of the methodology of induction of labour and the appropriateness of different approaches in the various clinical circumstances that may call for such an intervention.
- RCOG Press
Recommendations for the management of diabetes and its complications in women who wish to conceive and those who are already pregnant. It focuses on areas where additional care should be offered to women with diabetes and their newborn babies.