Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology , 4th Edition

By Brian A. Magowan, MB CHB FRCOG DIPFETMED, Philip Owen, MB BCh MD FRCOG and Andrew Thomson, MBBCh, MD, FRCOG
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  • Key points boxes throughout
  • Full-colour illustrations throughout
  • Over 350 illustrations
  • Comprehensive coverage

The fourth edition of this highly regarded textbook has been thoroughly overhauled. There is

■ a new chapter bridging the gap between learning and doing (On-Call);

■ new coverage of FGM and the Zika virus;

■ sepsis has been updated;

■ there is access to a further five chapters online;

■ there are ten videos to guide learners through the more difficult, complex issues they might face in O&G;

■ and new self-assessment has been written to help with testing understanding.

Key Features
  • Key points boxes throughout
  • Full-colour illustrations throughout
  • Over 350 illustrations
  • Comprehensive coverage
ISBN 9780702074042
Author Information By Brian A. Magowan, MB CHB FRCOG DIPFETMED, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Borders General Hospital, Melrose, UK; Philip Owen, MB BCh MD FRCOG, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Princess Royal Maternity Unit, Glasgow, UK and Andrew Thomson, MBBCh, MD, FRCOG, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley, UK.
Published Reviews
  • 'The book itself is a good read if you're trying to get the basic essential information in Obs/Gynae. I especially love the illustrations . (a bit of a break from all that medical reading!).'
  • '. everything you need to know packaged in one book . Written and laid out in a nice, logical way, I'd highly recommend it.'
  • 'Great textbook, up to date and clinically relevant; contained all I needed for my medical school placement and written exam. I recommend this book for medical students.'
  • 'I work as a triage midwife and find this a great reference point.'
Table of Content


    1. Pelvic anatomy
    2. History and examination

    4. Paediatric gynaecology and disorders of sex development
    5. The normal menstrual cycle and amenorrhoea
    6. Sub-fertility
    7. Early pregnancy care
    8. Menstrual disorders and premenstrual syndrome
    9. Pelvic pain and endometriosis
    10. The menopause and HRT
    11. Prolapse
    12. Incontinence
    13. Ovarian neoplasms
    14. Uterine neoplastic disease
    15. Cervical disease
    16. Trophoblastic disease
    17. Vulval disorders
    18. Gynaecological surgery

    20. Pelvic infection and STIs
    21. Psychosexual problems
    22. Abortion
    23. Contraception

    25. Antenatal and postnatal care
    26. Maternal medicine
    27. Prenatal diagnosis
    28. Obstetric haemorrhage
    29. Fetal growth and surveillance
    30. Hypertension in pregnancy
    31. Prematurity
    32. Multiple pregnancy
    33. Normal labour and pain relief in labour
    34. Monitoring of the fetus in labour
    35. Induction
    36. Malpresentation and slow labour
    37. Emergencies in labour
    38. Operative delivery
    39. Stillbirth and neonatal mortality
    40. Neonatal resuscitation

    42. Practical obstetrics and gynaecology
    43. Self-assessment


W1. Embryology

W2. Imaging in gynaecology

W3. Physiology of pregnancy

W4. Obstetrics in under-resourced settings

W5. Neonatal care

W6. Self-assessment


V1. Pelvic pain

V2. The menopause

V3. STIs

V4. Contraception

V5. Fetal medicine

V6. Prematurity

V7. Induction

V8. Slow and precipitate labour

V9. Stillbirth

V10. On call

Publication Date 10-07-2018
Pages 406
Trim 265h x 195w mm
Stock Status In Stock

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