A Comprehensive Textbook of Postpartum Hemorrhage
by Sabaratnam Arulkumaran (ed.)
Publisher: Sapiens Publishing 2012
Number of pages: 800
The book addresses issues of vital statistic definitions, accurate measurements of blood loss, hospital management and use of new medications to stem the tremendous burden of PPH. Discussion on the increase in incidence of PPH and maternal mortality due to placenta previa and placenta accreta, most probably due to the higher numbers of cesarean sections in the past 5–10 years worldwide is presented.
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by Offer Erez - InTech
The preterm parturition syndrome is one of the major obstetrical complications of our time. Understanding the mechanisms leading to prematurity may assist the clinician to tailor the treatment suitable to the mechanisms leading to preterm birth.
- United States Agency for International Development
In a straightforward, easily used way, this book translates scientific evidence into practical guidance on all major contraceptive methods. This guidance reflects the consensus of experts from the world's leading health organizations.
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 Frances E Likis, et al. - AHRQ
Progestogens prevent preterm birth when used in singleton pregnancy in which the mother has had a prior spontaneous preterm birth or in which cervical length is short. The strength of the evidence supporting its use is moderate and low ...