Managing Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth
Publisher: World Health Organization 2007
Number of pages: 390
This manual is written for midwives and doctors at the district hospital who are responsible for the care of women with complications of pregnancy, childbirth or the immediate postpartum period including immediate problems of the newborn. The emphasis of the manual is on rapid assessment and decision-making. The clinical action steps are based on clinical assessment with limited reliance on laboratory or other tests and most are possible in a variety of clinical settings.
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by Gianluigi Pilu (ed.) - GLOWM
Table of contents: Early pregnancy and embryogenesis; Placenta; The fetal face; The fetal brain; The fetal heart (Normal fetus situs, Two-dimensional gray scale imaging of fetal cardiac connections, Color Doppler of fetal cardiac connections, etc).
by Shashank V. Parulekar - Project Gutenberg
The book is meant for resident doctors starting their training. A basic knowledge of the technique of holding different instruments correctly and passing sutures, ligatures, and tying knots is essential for performance of all types of operations.
- World Health Organization
Postnatal period is a critical phase in the lives of mothers and newborn babies. Yet, this is the most neglected period for the provision of quality care. The guidelines focus on postnatal care of mothers and newborns in resource-limited settings.
by John C. Morrison - InTech
A continued dialogue between specialties is essential in the battle against preterm birth in an attempt to relieve the effects or after-effects of preterm birth. For all of our medical advances to date, preterm birth is still all too common.