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Birth after Caesarean section

Sambit Mukhopadhyay, Edward Morris and Sabaratnam Arulkumaran.

in Algorithms for Obstetrics and Gynaecology

July 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 687 words.

There is widespread public and professional concern about the increasing proportion of births by Caesarean section. Increasing rates of primary Caesarean section have led to greater...

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Algorithms for Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Edited by Sambit Mukhopadhyay, Edward Morris and Sabaratnam Arulkumaran.

July 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 336 pages.

Algorithms in Obstetrics and Gynaecology presents the core knowledge needed to tackle all situations in obstetrics and gynaecology, in a structured fashion. All algorithms are designed to...

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Perinatal outcome of neonates born by caesarean section

Emily Robertson and Tom Lissauer.

in Textbook of Caesarean Section

April 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 7474 words.

The neonatal consequences of caesarean section should be considered when making decisions and counselling parents regarding the mode and timing of delivery. This chapter aims to provide an...

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Management of the difficult airway

Mary C. Mushambi and Rajesh Pandey.

in Oxford Textbook of Obstetric Anaesthesia

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 18209 words.

Failed or difficult intubation is still a major cause of maternal morbidity and mortality. The management of the airway in the pregnant patient requires careful consideration of anatomical...

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Economic evaluation in global health

Catherine Pitt, Josephine Borghi and Kara Hanson.

in Oxford Textbook of Global Health of Women, Newborns, Children, and Adolescents

December 2018; p ublished online March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health; Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 2690 words.

This chapter sets out the key steps in undertaking an economic evaluation: framing the study; measuring and valuing the costs and effects of the chosen interventions; and key elements...

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Manual Medicine

Cheryl Hawk and Raheleh Khorsan.

in Integrative Women's Health

February 2010; p ublished online November 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Allied Health Professions; Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 4184 words.

Chapter 11 discusses spinal manipulative therapy (SMT), which has a substantial body of evidence for its effectiveness in relieving musculoskeletal complaints, especially pain that is spine...

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Technology and the Ethical Practice of Reproductive Care

Laura A. Sturgill, Sara G. Shields and Lucy M. Candib.

in Ethical Issues in Women's Healthcare

April 2019; p ublished online April 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Ethics; Obstetrics; Gynaecology. 9311 words.

This chapter applies the lens of woman-centered care to examine the complexity of ethical decision making involving technology in contemporary reproductive health settings. It begins by...

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Teaching psychosomatic obstetrics and gynaecology

Johannes Bitzer.

in Clinical Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology

June 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Obstetrics; Gynaecology. 6812 words.

Gynaecologists and obstetricians are confronted with many tasks that require biopsychosocial competence, as explained in Chapter 2. Care for patients with unexplained physical symptoms, and...

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Women’s psychosomatic health promotion and the biopsychosociocultural nexus

Mira Lal.

in Clinical Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology

June 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Obstetrics; Gynaecology. 21740 words.

Chapter 8 discusses the promotion of women's psychosomatic health by prevention or early treatment of cancer and obesity. Health providers have to consider the biological, psychological,...

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Regional anaesthesia in obstetrics

Catriona Connolly and John McClure.

in Principles and Practice of Regional Anaesthesia

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Clinical Skills; Obstetrics. 12377 words.

Effective and safe regional anaesthesia in obstetrics requires a sound knowledge of the anatomy of the nervous system and reproductive tract, the physiology of pregnancy, and the...

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