Chapter

Pregnancy

Carrie Sadler, Jo White, Hazel Everitt and Chantal Simon

in Women's Health

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198571384
Published online May 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199606887 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198571384.003.0005

Series: Oxford General Practice Library

Pregnancy

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Pre-pregnancy and antenatal care - Pre-conception & early pregnancy counselling - Antenatal care - Who should deliver where? - Screening in pregnancy - Symptoms - Symptoms arising in pregnancy - Rashes in pregnancy - Bleeding in pregnancy - Problems in pregnancy - Haemolytic disease and rhesus isoimmunization - AZ of medical conditions in pregnancy - Epilepsy and pregnancy - Diabetes in pregnancy - Hypertension in pregnancy - Infection in pregnancy - Intrauterine growth - Breech babies and multiple pregnancy - Labour - Obstetric emergencies - Postnatal care - Maternal postnatal care - Common postnatal problems - The neonatal check - Neonatal bloodspot screening - Feeding babies - The 6-week checks - Stillbirth and neonatal death

Chapter.  30466 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Primary Care

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