A Comprehensive Textbook of Postpartum Hemorrhage
by Sabaratnam Arulkumaran (ed.)
Publisher: Sapiens Publishing 2012
Number of pages: 800
The book addresses issues of vital statistic definitions, accurate measurements of blood loss, hospital management and use of new medications to stem the tremendous burden of PPH. Discussion on the increase in incidence of PPH and maternal mortality due to placenta previa and placenta accreta, most probably due to the higher numbers of cesarean sections in the past 5–10 years worldwide is presented.
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- RCOG Press
Early-onset neonatal bacterial infection is a significant cause of mortality and morbidity in newborn babies. An integrated system of clinical care is needed to allow full implementation of the guideline recommendations.
- RCOG Press
Aspects of antenatal care: the development of a method to assess women for whom additional care is necessary, information giving to women, lifestyle, screening for the baby, and screening for the mother (gestational diabetes, chlamydia, etc).
by Anne-Sophie Coutin, et al. - Medecins Sans Frontieres
This is a manual for non-obstetricians working in remote settings where medical resources are lacking. The goal is to save the mother, protect her from any functional sequelae of the pregnancy, and deliver the child in the best possible conditions.
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).