Family Planning: A Global Handbook for Providers
Publisher: United States Agency for International Development 2007
Number of pages: 388
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. With this book in hand, a provider can confidently serve clients with many different needs and knowledgeably offer a wide range of methods.
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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 Alfred Abuhamad (ed.) - GLOWM
This text concisely covers the physics of ultrasound and how to exploit the features of today's equipment to optimize every image, while using methods to assure that the fetus is exposed to the lowest ultrasound energies.
- RCOG Press
This guideline contains recommendations specific to twin and triplet pregnancies and covers the following clinical areas: optimal methods to determine gestational age and chorionicity; maternal and fetal screening to identify abnormalities; etc.
by Sabaratnam Arulkumaran (ed.) - Sapiens Publishing
The book addresses issues of vital statistic definitions, accurate measurements of blood loss, hospital management and use of medications to stem the burden of PPH. Discussion on the increase in incidence of PPH and maternal mortality is presented.