Obstetric & Gynaecological Ultrasound

How, Why and When

Author: Trish Chudleigh,Alison Smith,Sonia Cumming

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 070207019X

Category: Medical

Page: 300

View: 2979

This established text covers the full range of obstetric ultrasound examinations that a sonographer would be expected to perform in a general hospital or secondary referral setting, and is the only text that combines the practicalities of learning how to perform these examinations with the information needed to carry them out in a clinical setting. It encourages students to think about their practice and provides the sonographer with the necessary tools to provide a 'gold standard' service.

Obstetric & Gynaecological Ultrasound

How, Why and When

Author: Trish Chudleigh,Sonia Cumming,Alison Smith

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780702031700


Page: 512

View: 5554

"Obstetric and Gynaecological Ultrasound" is a highly illustrated manual ideal for both the trainee and experienced sonographer that covers the full range of obstetric and gynaecological ultrasound examinations undertaken within a secondary referral setting. It combines the practicalities of how to perform these examinations with the information needed to interpret the findings and construct a clinically useful report. The new edition of this well-established book expands its scope to provide an understanding of ultrasound imaging within the clinical management of the gynaecological patient. Elsewhere, its obstetric content has been fully updated with the latest technological, clinical and medico-legal information relevant to routine practice. Furthermore, its experienced sonographer authors continue to advise on the practical aspects of scanning as well as the role, value and limitations of ultrasound in the diagnosis of different diseases thus providing firm foundations in both obstetric and gynaecological imaging." "

Obstetric and Gynaecological Ultrasound Made Easy

Author: Norman Charles Smith,A. Pat M. Smith

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0443100551

Category: Medical

Page: 274

View: 2796

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. A succinct, well illustrated handbook for trainees covering the essentials of obstetric and gynaecological ultrasound. It guides the reader through the techniques of scanning in a logical and progressive way. Covers the essentials of obstetric and gynae scanning Step-by-step approach Over 150 scans and 50 drawings Sensibly priced Small size - easy to carry around obstetric section updated with section on soft markers, more on cardiac scanning, twins and Doppler, New section on gynae ultrasound 50 new scans colour Doppler now covered

Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Volume 1 Obstetrics

Author: Eberhard Merz

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 3131614722

Category: Medical

Page: 635

View: 8178

The Definitive Reference for Obstetric UltrasoundComplete-The most comprehensive work on obstetric ultrasound available, with over 1500 superb illustrations (700 in color)-Textbook and atlas in one-Combined with the gynecologic volume, provides an archive of information and images that leaves no question unansweredSystematic-Screening, biometry and organ biometry, detailed and systematic diagnosis of fetal anomalies, multiple pregnancies, abnormal pregnancies-Transvaginal and transabdominal ultrasound, Doppler and color Doppler scanning, 3D ultrasound, ultrasound-guided invasive diagnostic and therapeutic proceduresPractice-Oriented-The ideal reference work for sonographic findings in frequent and rare malformations and syndromes-Actual specimens shown next to ultrasound images for comparison.

Donald School Textbook of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Author: Asim Kurjak,Frank A Chervenak

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9350252597

Category: Medical

Page: 352

View: 6439

Ultrasound is the backbone of modern obstetric and gynecology practice. Recent technological breakthroughs in diagnostic ultrasound, including the advent of color Doppler, power Doppler, three-dimensional and four dimensional imaging, have led ultrasound to surpass the expectations of Ian Donald, its visionary father. The text is divided into three parts general aspects, obstetrics, and gynecology. The first and second textbooks were successful in this endeavor, but with the explosion of knowledge, it was clear that an expanded and updated third edition would be invaluable. Section one deals with a variety of topics that lay the foundation for the rest of the book. Section two addresses the myriad subtopics in obstetric ultrasound that optimize the care of pregnant women and fetal patients. The last section addresses the essential role that ultrasound plays in the many dimensions of clinical gynecology.

Atlas of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

A Multimedia Reference

Author: Peter M. Doubilet,Carol B. Benson

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781736336

Category: Medical

Page: 352

View: 3410

This four-color atlas, with accompanying CD-ROM, depicts key elements of sonography, including its dynamic real-time aspect. Intended to complement existing textbooks in the field, the atlas serves as a tutorial for the use of ultrasound in both normal and abnormal OB/GYN imaging. The CD-ROM offers realtime video, interventional procedures, a complete review of OB/GYN, and more. The book can be used as a clinical reference, while users can go to the CD-ROM to see how procedures are performed and how scans appear in actual, day-to-day practice.

Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Author: Brian A. Magowan,Andrew Thomson,Philip Owen

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702054100

Category: Medical

Page: 464

View: 5498

Wherever you study or practise obstetrics and gynaecology, a sound knowledge of the clinical aspects will underpin your understanding of the specialty and maximise your ability to make a difference to the care of women and babies. A perfect companion to Kumar and Clark’s Clinical Medicine, this new edition continues to provide an excellent grounding and framework for handling clinical problems in obstetrics and gynaecology. Highly illustrated with clear, full-colour line drawings and colour photos. Summary boxes and tables throughout. Key-points boxes at the end of each chapter. The latest information for statistics and genetics. Forward-looking approach to obstetrics and gynaecology. History and ethics boxes throughout. Organized into three sections: Fundamentals, Gynaecology, and Pregnancy and the puerperium. New section on sexual and reproductive health New chapter on surgery to aligned with the RCOG undergrad curriculum Anaesthesia chapter totally reworked. Increased coverage of ectopic pregnancy and miscarriage. Fully revised and updated throughout.

Ultrasound and Endoscopic Surgery in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

A Combined Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment

Author: Dirk Timmerman,Jan Deprest,Tom Bourne

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1447106555

Category: Medical

Page: 344

View: 514

This is a unique book in that it brings together the two key investigative techniques in Gynaecology and Obstetrics, namely ultrasound and endoscopy. So often in the past they were regarded by their exponents as rival techniques but it is now recognised that they are complementary to each other. Consequently future trainees in endoscopy should become efficient in transvaginal sonography and vice versa. Ultrasound can be used to study the morphology of the pelvic organs such as the endometrium, myometrium and ovaries, and being non-invasive, safe and convenient can be repeated as often as is deemed necessary to monitor changes over time; for example in the investigation of the infertile woman the development of the dominant follicle, the maturation of the endometrium and the formation of the corpus luteum can be documented throughout the menstrual cycle while growth of ovarian cysts can be precisely measured to determine the need for surgery. A seldom-mentioned strength of the ultrasound examination is its interactive quality, for example by performing abdominal palpation during the scan, the mobility of the uterus and ovaries can be assessed. Also the images as they appear can be shown to the patient to aid understanding. Ultrasound can also determine function and the use of Doppler has been used for example to access endometrial receptivity, follicular maturity and the likelihood of malignancy in the endometrium or ovary.

Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Author: Juri W. Wladimiroff,Sturla Eik-Nes

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0444518290

Category: Medical

Page: 324

View: 737

European Practice in Gynaecology and Obstetrics is a series of books conceived and endorsed by the European Board and College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (EBCOG). The topics chosen for each volume are those of significant clinical interest where treatment is changing in response to research findings and developments in practice. The volume editor and contributing authors are European specialists invited to contribute because of their expertise in their field. The books concentrate on various types of management used in European practice as well as published results. The authors present treatments for which a consensus exists and - when there is no consensus - they discuss the key elements of the controversy. Each book provides a review of the basic science, recent concepts in pathophysiology, clinical aspects, treatment and unresolved problems or controversies, as well as the major recent references. A final section provides multiple-choice questions for each chapter. Series concentrates on important and changing areas of clinical practice Each volume editor is a leading European expert in the field Contributors are drawn from a wide range of European countries All volumes include a review of basic science and pathophysiology, as well as clinical aspects, treatment, unresolved problems Current references are included for each chapter Multiple choice questions are provided at the end of each chapter This volume comes with a CD containing all the colour images in the book plus 106 extra images

Practical Gynaecological Ultrasound

Author: Jane Bates

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1139811029

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

View: 4413

This user-friendly second edition provides a practical introduction to gynaecological ultrasound. It describes and explains background anatomy and physiology, instrumentation and how to make the best use of equipment. Emphasis is placed on how to maximise image quality, and how to recognise normal and pathological features. The volume also assesses other relevant diagnostic techniques and various management strategies, and evaluates the role of ultrasound as part of patient management. It includes chapters on pathology of the uterus, ovaries and adnexae, paediatric and trauma cases, together with management of infertility and other gynaecological perspectives of patient management. Illustrated throughout with numerous high-quality ultrasound images and line drawings, many of them new for this latest edition, this is essential reading for practitioners in training, including radiologists, gynaecologists and sonographers.

Doppler Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Author: Dev Maulik

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540289038

Category: Medical

Page: 630

View: 6127

Expanded and updated edition highlighting current standards and breakthroughs in the technology of Doppler ultrasound Includes latest advances in 3D and color doppler and 4D fetal echocardiography Includes more than 500 illustrations, including more than 150 in color

Advancing Skills in Midwifery Practice E-Book

Author: Jayne E. Marshall,Maureen D. Raynor

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702042625

Category: Medical

Page: 204

View: 6004

Advancing Skills in Midwifery Practice provides a guide to continuing professional development needs and meeting the latest Post-Registration and Practice (PREP) requirements. Building on Skills for Midwifery Practice by Ruth Johnson and Wendy Taylor, this book follows a similar format already familiar to many midwives. Whilst aimed primarily at registered midwives, the principles and philosophy apply across interprofessional boundaries. Grounded in safe practice and on contemporary evidence, this book also ensures that the health and wellbeing of the mother, baby and family remain at the forefront of care. Lists underpinning practices and guidelines Rationale, including indications and contraindications of when the skill should be undertaken Procedure: how the skill is performed, evaluated and documented Professional responsibilities Key practice points References and further reading

Farbdopplersonographie in Gynäkologie und Geburtshilfe

Herausgegeben von Werner Otto Schmidt und Asim Kurjak

Author: Werner O. Schmidt,Asim Kurjak

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 3131588616

Category: Medical

Page: 420

View: 8555

Alle etablierten und neuen Einsatzgebiete sämtlicher Dopplerverfahren in Gynäkologie Dopplersonographische Beurteilung von Uterus, Adnexe und Mamma - Blutflussmessungen bei gutartigen Endometriumveränderungen und malignen Uterustumoren - Ovarialkarzinom-Screening und 3-D-Power-Doppler zur Beurteilung der Angiogenese von Ovarialtumoren - Dignitätsdiskriminierung und Prognoseeinschätzung von Brusttumoren mittels Farbdopplersonographie Geburtshilfe Screening und spezielle geburtshilfliche Fragestellungen - Screening auf Gestose und uteroplazentare Insuffizienz in der Frühschwangerschaft - Normwerte der fetomaternalen Dopplerindizes im 2. und 3. Trimenon - Nabelschnurumschlingungen und farbkodierte Dopplersonographie - Farbdoppler in der fetalen Echokardiographie Infertilitätsdiagnostik und Reproduktionsmedizin Neue Erkenntnisse zu Ursachen und Therapie der Infertilität - Prüfung der Tubendurchgängigkeit und Untersuchung der Uterusdurchblutung mittels gepulster und farbkodierter Dopplersonographie - Optimierung der assistierten Reproduktion mithilfe der Farbdopplersonographie - Interventioneller Einsatz des Ultraschalls in der Reproduktionsmedizin Optimale Präsentation in Bild und Wort - Referenz- und Nachschlagewerk für alle Indikationen in Gynäkologie und Geburtshilfe - Technische und methodische Grundlagen sowie Spezialwissen für Fortgeschrittene - Übersichtlichkeit durch optimal strukturierte Texte - Über 320 technisch hochwertige Farbdarstellungen - Brillantes Bildmaterial u.a. im Color-Doppler- und 3-D-Power-Doppler-Mode - Hilfestellung bei der Bewertung eigener Befunde durch hervorragende Bilddokumentation aller behandelten Themen

A Practical Guide to Real-Time Office Sonography in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Author: R.V. Giglia,Norbert Gleicher,K.L. Mayden

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1461583489

Category: Medical

Page: 236

View: 8394

Real-time ultrasonography has entered office practice in obstetrics and gynecology. With increasing numbers of sonography systems entering the ambulatory office setting, obstetric sonography at a routine level (level I) has largely been the targeted area. Recent developments in gynecologic real-time sonography have, however, significantly enlarged the sphere of applicability of sonographic equipment in an office setting. The very rapid growth of follicular sonography in infertility assessment and management has made real-time sonography of increasing importance to the gynecologic practitioner. In office settings like the authors', gynecologic office sonography represents close to 50% of all ordered sonography. This handbook of office sonography in obstetrics and gynecology was conceived to reflect these changes in practice patterns. This volume is not meant to replace standard sonography texts for the full-time sonographer but is instead directed toward the practicing obstetrician/gynecologist who uses real-time sonography in the office setting within the framework of daily practice. Technical comments were therefore restricted to a minimum, with practical advice and photographic examples taking their place. Most of the sonographic real-time images were retrieved from the authors' own files. However, some were obtained through the generosity of friends and colleagues, for which we would like to extend acknowledgment and appreciation. Similar appreciation is extended to Dr. Haim Elrad and Dr. Jari Friberg, who also participated in the editorial process; to Sheila Martin, who performed superbly as our editorial assistant, a most difficult responsibility; and to Hilary Evans, our editor at Plenum Publishing Corporation.

Doppler Ultrasound in Gynecology and Obstetrics

Author: Christof Sohn,Klaus Vetter,Hans-Joachim Voigt

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 3131607718

Category: Medical

Page: 1006

View: 3802

The correct focus:- All the Doppler applications for obstetrics and gynecology in one volume- Support for all phases of study - Ideal for all stages of continuing education- Stepwise course instruction with complete curricular content (basic, clinical, advanced)- All obstetric and gynecological applications- Effective examination- Specific uses of all relevant Doppler procedures- Optimal settings, probe positioning, strategies for improved display, more.- Overview of important diagnostic criteria presented in tabular form- Over400 figures showing all vascular applications, the course of examinations, probe position, anatomical sketches, and more.- Information instantly to hand- Clear arrangement and rapid orientation- Logical chapter structure, tables showing diagnostic criteria, sample displays, application, more.- Clinically oriented, focused on practice-related subjects; placental insufficiency, evaluation of obstetric risk, criteria for postterm pregnancy, and more.

Advances in Obstetrics and Gynecology (Vol. 3)

Author: Sumita Mehta, Shalini Rajaram, Neerja Goel


ISBN: 9350900653


Page: 296

View: 9232

The book was conceived with a purpose of updating practicing gynecologists in the ever-changing field of medicine. We hope this book refreshes the readers on a wide variety of topics. The book for the first time brings to the readers the concept of obstetric High Dependency Unit and Intensive Care Unit. Although this has been the practice in the west, this concept needs to be introduced in many countries to optimally manage high-risk obstetric patients. The definition and management of placenta previa have changed over the years with more focus on conservative management and a greater emphasis.

Blueprints Obstetrics and Gynecology

Author: Tamara L. Callahan,Aaron B. Caughey

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781782494

Category: Medical

Page: 401

View: 9696

One of the best selling and highly regarded volumes in the Blueprints series, Blueprints Obstetrics and Gynecology provides students with a concise review of what they need to know in their ob/gyn rotations or the Boards. Each chapter is brief and includes pedagogical features such as bolded key words, tables, figures, and Key Points. A question-and-answer section at the end of the book presents 100 board-format questions with rationales. The newest techniques in contraception and sterilization and hormone replacement therapies are covered, as are contemporary treatment options for uterine fibroids and invasive breast cancer. A companion Website includes a question bank and fully searchable text.

Medico-legal Radiology

Author: William S. C. Hare

Publisher: Elsevier Australia

ISBN: 9780729538312

Category: Medical

Page: 201

View: 3151

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Radiologists are sued for all sorts of reasons - but particularly when diagnoses are missed - and in compensation cases their reports can be critical in determining the outcome. Medico-Legal Radiology describes over 100 cases from the author's personal experience as an expert witness, and makes suggestions for reducing risk and tailoring report-writing to the legal environment. The legal issues in radiological practice and medical defence The radiologist as a witness How to write a legal opinion How to write reports with possible litigation in mind Detailed discussions of cases relating to each body system

Issues in Gynecology, Obstetrics, Fertility, and Pregnancy Research: 2011 Edition

Author: N.A

Publisher: ScholarlyEditions

ISBN: 1464964262

Category: Medical

Page: 1665

View: 9892

Issues in Gynecology, Obstetrics, Fertility, and Pregnancy Research: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Gynecology, Obstetrics, Fertility, and Pregnancy Research. The editors have built Issues in Gynecology, Obstetrics, Fertility, and Pregnancy Research: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Gynecology, Obstetrics, Fertility, and Pregnancy Research in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Gynecology, Obstetrics, Fertility, and Pregnancy Research: 2011 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at http://www.ScholarlyEditions.com/.

Abdominal Ultrasound E-Book

How, Why and When

Author: Jane A. Smith (formerly Bates)

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0080982468

Category: Medical

Page: 368

View: 3471

Ultrasound continues to be one of the most important diagnostic tools in medicine and is used by a wide range of healthcare professionals across many applications. This book provides a practical, clinically relevant guide for all practitioners working in the field of abdominal ultrasound. Its aim is to enable the operator to maximize the diagnostic information and recognize the limitations of ultrasound scans. Accessible, step-by-step approach Covers the basic related anatomy, technique and ultrasound appearances together with the most common pathological processes Written at a level suitable for both students and practitioners This new edition features: 4-colour figures throughout New chapters on 'Ultrasound in infectious diseases' and 'Safety and musculoskeletal disorders Expanded sections on the bowel, and Contrast agent techniques.