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You don’t yet own Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal-Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice. Buy Now · ‹ My Library Home X. Table of Contents for Creasy & Resnik’s maternal-fetal medicine: principles and practice / editors, Robert K. Creasy, Robert Resnik, Jay D. Iams ; associate. Creasy, R. K., Resnik, R., & Iams, J. D. (). Creasy and Resnik’s maternal- fetal medicine: Principles and practice. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders/Elsevier.

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Anaesthetic management has been discussed elsewhere Chapter 57, Anaesthetic considerations crdasy complicated pregnancies. Find out more about OverDrive accounts. Find dependable, state-of-the-art answers to any clinical question with comprehensive coverage of maternal-fetal medicine from the foremost researchers and practitioners in obstetrics, gynecology and perinatology.

Haematological diseases are explained in three chapters Coagulation disordersThromboembolic diseases and Anemia in pregnancy reflecting the high prevalence of haematological problems in pregnancy.

In Chapter 18, all system abnormalities have been mentioned. In the chapter Hemolytic disease of the cfeasy and newbornthere is a good description of pathophysiology and management of the condition. All the chapters have been well written. Chapters have been written in a concise manner.

The first part, scientific basis, extensively covers the basic physiological principles involved in all fields such as maternal physiological and immunological adaptation, placental and amniotic fluid dynamics, stages of early development with special reference to multiple gestations, fetal cardiovascular, respiratory and neurological development, and the existing and evolving theories of parturition.

For example, an update on depression and psychosis was added in September following the publication of a working report from the American Psychiatric Association and American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in Updates are added from time to time as important papers and guidelines related to the topics are published.


A few aspects in the pathogenesis of preterm labour fesnik monitoring in IUGR sections are repetitive as these topics have also been covered elsewhere in the basic sciences and antepartum assessment. Published online Jun I enjoyed reading this textbook as the contents of this book are very relevant to my practice. The latest edition, i. With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability.

The purchasers of this textbook also have online access to the complete contents, images, tables, downloadable illustrations copyright rules apply and quarterly updates.

Chapter 16, Evidence based practice in perinatal medicineprovides guidance to understanding the basic research methods commonly used in rexnik practice.

Where relevant and available, literature has been appraised appropriately. Placental complications are discussed elsewhere in Part IV — Maternal complications. No common topic in maternal medicine has been left uncovered. The book has the following strengths — experience and expertise of the editors and the authors in their field; inclusion of excellent illustrations, tables, etc.

Scientific basis of perinatal biology 16 chapters. Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal—Fetal Medicinefirst published inhas been well received over the world by the practitioners and trainees in the subspecialty of MFM. Overall, this book captures the essence of principles and evidence-based practice of MFM. creast

Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal-Fetal Medicine

An entire chapter has been devoted to cervical insufficiency to reflect the increasing emphasis on predicting and preventing preterm labour due to cervical insufficiency. With each subsequent edition, the editors have ensured that the book is updated with the developments in MFM.

Part III, Disorders at the maternal—fetal interface, include chapters on the pathogenesis and clinical aspects of preterm labour, post-term pregnancy, intrauterine growth restriction and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. The chapters have been written by various eminent experts in the field of maternal and fetal medicine, mainly from the USA, a few from Europe and the rest of the world.


Maternal—fetal medicine MFM is an expanding subspecialty in obstetrics worldwide.

Support Center Support Center. But the keen users of Apple products such as iPad, iPhone, etc. Access the complete contents online at Expert Desnik. Principles and Practicesixth edition has included an overview of all the issues related to this subspecialty in crreasy textbook. Maternal and fetal infections completely covers all the common infections a clinician would encounter in the ante- intra- and postpartum period including episiotomy wound infection and puerperal endometritis.

Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal–Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice Sixth edition

An in-depth analysis of all common abnormalities may be a useful addition to future editions. A few suggestions for the future edition would be to extend the chapter on common anomalies and reshuffle a few chapters under different sections for example, Chapter 36 and Chapter 37 may be regrouped under Part IIIwhich would give the reader a smoother flow of topics during study. This book resink laid out in five parts reflecting the maternal—placental—fetal interaction and fetal—neonatal transition, which forms the basis of subspecialty of MFM.

There was a minor typo error in the table There cerasy a chapter exclusively on assessment and induction of fetal pulmonary maturity.

Part II, Fetal disorders: Ultrasound screening has only been outlined, as it has been covered in detail in the next chapter, thus ensuring no duplication. With publications in this field emerging day by reenik, it is important to keep up to date with the evidence-based practice.

Some chapters in Part I are worth special mention.