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Ultrasound screening has only been outlined, as it has been covered in detail in the next chapter, thus ensuring no duplication.
Part III, Disorders at the maternal—fetal interface, include chapters on the pathogenesis and clinical aspects of preterm labour, post-term pregnancy, intrauterine growth restriction and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy.
While evidence on prevention of pre-eclampsia is described, prediction of preeclampsia has not been discussed in detail.
A few aspects in the pathogenesis of preterm labour and monitoring in IUGR sections are repetitive as these topics have also been covered elsewhere in the basic sciences and antepartum assessment. In-utero treatment options for pregnancy at risk of neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia are covered elsewhere under maternal coagulation disorders. This information will be extremely helpful to a novice trainee in interpreting results published in the literature in this specialty and also in employing the appropriate methods in their own research.
Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal—Fetal Medicine: Activation of online access is explained in simple steps on the inside front cover.
Chapters have been written in a concise manner. The first part, scientific basis, extensively covers the basic physiological principles involved in all fields such as maternal physiological and immunological adaptation, placental and amniotic fluid dynamics, stages of early development with special reference to multiple gestations, fetal cardiovascular, respiratory and neurological development, and the existing and evolving theories of parturition. Reviewed by Srividhya Sankaran.
Some chapters in Part I are worth special mention. Maternal and fetal infections completely covers all the common infections a clinician would encounter in the ante- intra- and postpartum period including episiotomy wound infection and puerperal endometritis. Author information Copyright and License information Disclaimer.
Placental complications are discussed elsewhere in Part IV — Maternal complications.
Table of Contents for: Creasy and Resnik’s maternal-fetal medic
Stay on top of rapidly evolving maternal-fetal medicine through new chapters on Recurrent Spontaneous Abortion, Stillbirth, Patient Safety, Maternal Mortality, and Substance Abuse, as well as comprehensive updates on the biology of parturition, fetal DNA testing from maternal blood, fetal growth, prenatal genetic screening and diagnosis, fetal cardiac malformations and arrhythmias, thyroid disease and pregnancy, management of depression and psychoses during pregnancy and the puerperium, and much more.
In the chapter Hemolytic crewsy of the fetus and newbornthere is a good description of pathophysiology and management of the condition. For example, an update on depression and psychosis was added in September following the publication of a working report from the American Psychiatric Association and American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in Chapter 16, Evidence based practice in perinatal medicineprovides guidance to understanding the basic research methods commonly used in clinical practice.
Principles and Practicesixth edition has included an overview of all the issues related to this subspecialty in a textbook. The only chapter in Part V gives an overview of the neonatal outcome in complicated pregnancies, common problems and their management. This book is laid out in five parts reflecting the maternal—placental—fetal interaction and fetal—neonatal transition, which forms the basis of subspecialty of Creasyy. An in-depth analysis of all common abnormalities resjik be a useful addition to future editions.
The chapter on maternal cardiac diseases includes care of pregnant women with both corrected and uncorrected congenital resnlk acquired heart diseases, issues related to cardiac surgery in pregnancy, thromboprophylaxis in those patients with mechanical heart valve disease.
An entire chapter has been devoted to cervical insufficiency to reflect the increasing emphasis on predicting and preventing preterm labour due to cervical insufficiency. Consult this title on your favorite e-readerconduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability.
Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal–Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice Sixth edition
This book is an invaluable reference source for a maternal-fetal medicine practitioner and an essential read for every MFM trainee in the developed world. The features of online resources include two online-only chapters Clinical application of 3D in obstetrics, Patient safety in obstetrics and Chapter 24 Invasive fetal therapy appears as an extended version online.
The book has the following strengths — experience and expertise of the editors and the authors in their field; inclusion of excellent illustrations, tables, etc. Maternal—fetal medicine MFM is an expanding subspecialty in obstetrics worldwide. A few suggestions for the future edition would be to extend the chapter on common anomalies and reshuffle a few chapters under different sections for example, Chapter 36 and Chapter 37 may be regrouped under Part IIIwhich would give the reader a smoother flow of topics during study.
Find dependable, state-of-the-art answers to any clinical question with comprehensive coverage of maternal-fetal medicine from the foremost researchers and practitioners in obstetrics, gynecology and perinatology.
I enjoyed reading this textbook as the contents of this book are very relevant to my practice. Apply today’s best practices in maternal-fetal medicine with an increased emphasis on evidence-based medicine. In Chapter 11, Developmental origins of health and diseasethe authors discuss the intrauterine programming of postnatal health in interesting and simple language and also outline the increasing public health problems of maternal obesity.
This part also includes infective conditions, anaesthetic aspects, critical care of the sick pregnant patient, gynaecological conditions in pregnancy, etc. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU.
The purchasers of this textbook also have online access to the complete contents, images, tables, downloadable illustrations copyright rules apply and quarterly updates. Where relevant and available, literature has been appraised appropriately. No common topic in maternal medicine has been left uncovered. There is a chapter exclusively on assessment and induction of fetal pulmonary maturity. With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability.
Anaesthetic management has been discussed elsewhere Chapter 57, Anaesthetic considerations for complicated pregnancies. Chapter 17, Prenatal diagnosis of congenital disordersis excellent, covering all screening and diagnostic methods currently in use including preimplantation genetic diagnosis, non-invasive testing, etc.
Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal–Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice Sixth edition
Part IV, Maternal complications, encompasses the entire range of maternal medical disorders complicating pregnancy as vreasy as intrapartum complications. Diagnosis and therapycovers the practical aspects of prenatal diagnosis with chapters on imaging, fetal cardiac conditions, teratogenesis, antepartum and intrapartum surveillance, multiple resnii, non-immune hydrops and haemolytic disease of the fetus and the newborn.
There was a minor typo error in the table This medical reference book puts the most recent advances in basic science, clinical diagnosis, and management at your fingertips, equipping you with the up-to date evidence-based guidelines and knowledge you need to ensure the best possible outcomes in maternal-fetal medicine. Haematological diseases are explained in three chapters Coagulation disordersThromboembolic diseases and Anemia in pregnancy reflecting the high rsenik of haematological problems in pregnancy.