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Nursing patients with reproductive and gynaecological problems

Edited by George Castledine and Ann Close

in Oxford Handbook of Adult Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199231355
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597987 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199231355.003.0019

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

 							Nursing patients with reproductive and gynaecological problems

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Nursing assessment of women with reproductive problems - Nursing problems for women with reproductive conditions - Specific tests and investigations for women with gynaecological and breast problems - Menstrual problems and endometriosis - Infertility and early pregnancy problems - Gynaecological cancers - Hysterectomy and pelvic floor repair - Menopause - Gynaecological infections - Contraception - Nursing assessment of men with reproductive disorders - Nursing problems for men with reproductive conditions - Specific tests and investigations for men with penile and testicular conditions - Conditions affecting the penis - Conditions affecting the testicles - Sexually transmitted infections - Sexual health - Benign breast disorders - Breast cancer - Role of the nurse in caring for patients with breast cancer - Patient education for reproductive disorders - Discharge and continuity of care for patients with reproductive disorders - Common drugs used in women with reproductive problems - Common drugs used in men with reproductive problems - Common drugs used for breast conditions

Chapter.  10203 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Nursing Skills

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