Table of Contents

Section 1: overview.
Chapter 1: overview of obstetrics.
Section 2: maternal anatomy and physiology.
Chapter 2: maternal anatomy.
Chapter 3: congenital genitourinary abnormalities.
Chapter 4: maternal physiology.
Section 3: placentation, embryogenesis, and fetal development.
Chapter 5: implantation and placental development.
Chapter 6: placental abnormalities.
Chapter 7: embryogenesis and fetal morphological development.
Section 4: preconceptional and prenatal care.
Chapter 8: preconceptional counseling.
Chapter 9: prenatal care.
Section 5: the fetal patient.
Chapter 10: fetal imaging.
Chapter 11: amnionic fluid.
Chapter 12: teratology, teratogens, and fetotoxic agents.
Chapter 13: genetics.
Chapter 14: prenatal diagnosis.
Chapter 15: fetal disorders.
Chapter 16: fetal therapy.
Chapter 17: fetal assessment.
Section 6: early pregnancy complications.
Chapter 18: abortion.
Chapter 19: ectopic pregnancy.
Chapter 20: gestational trophoblastic disease.
Section 7: labor.
Chapter 21: physiology of labor.
Chapter 22: normal labor.
Chapter 23: abnormal labor.
Chapter 24: intrapartum assessment.
Chapter 25: obstetrical analgesia and anesthesia.
Chapter 26: induction and augmentation of labor.
Section 8: delivery.
Chapter 27: vaginal delivery.
Chapter 28: breech delivery.
Chapter 29: operative vaginal delivery.
Chapter 30: cesarean delivery and peripartum hysterectomy.
Chapter 31: prior cesarean delivery.
Section 9: the newborn.
Chapter 32: the newborn.
Chapter 33: diseases and injuries of the term newborn.
Chapter 34: the preterm newborn.
Chapter 35: stillbirth.
Section 10: the puerperium.
Chapter 36: the puerperium.
Chapter 37: puerperal complications.
Chapter 38: contraception.
Chapter 39: sterilization.
Section 11: obstetrical complications.
Chapter 40: hypertensive disorders.
Chapter 41: obstetrical hemorrhage.
Chapter 42: preterm labor.
Chapter 43: postterm pregnancy.
Chapter 44: fetal-growth disorders.
Chapter 45: multifetal pregnancy.
Section 12: medical and surgical complications.
Chapter 46: general considerations and maternal evaluation.
Chapter 47: critical care and trauma.
Chapter 48: obesity.
Chapter 49: cardiovascular disorders.
Chapter 50: chronic hypertension.
Chapter 51: pulmonary disorders.
Chapter 52: thromboembolic disorders.
Chapter 53: renal and urinary tract disorders.
Chapter 54: gastrointestinal disorders.
Chapter 55: hepatic, biliary, and pancreatic disorders.
Chapter 56: hematological disorders.
Chapter 57: diabetes mellitus.
Chapter 58: endocrine disorders.
Chapter 59: connective-tissue disorders.
Chapter 60: neurological disorders.
Chapter 61: psychiatric disorders.
Chapter 62: dermatological disorders.
Chapter 63: neoplastic disorders.
Chapter 64: infectious diseases.
Chapter 65: sexually transmitted infections.
Appendix:.
Appendix i: serum and blood constituents.
Appendix ii: maternal echocardiographic measurements.
Appendix iii: fetal sonographic measurements.