Divided into two parts, Part I of this book explores relationships between weight gain during pregnancy and a variety of factors, and places this in the context of the health of the infant and the mother. Part II addresses vitamin and mineral supplementation during pregnancy.
This book provides a scientific rationale on managing pregnancies complicated by diabetes and offers recommendations on which clinical practice can be based. It discusses all aspects of basic science and health care.
The horror of this devastating disorder which upturned the household, turned gentle mothers into disruptive and dangerous mad women, was magnified by it occurring at a time when it was anticipated that women would be most happy in the fulfillment of their role as mothers.
Michel Odent, the leading pioneer for natural childbirth, indicates that the period between conception and a... Læs mere
Covers diagnosis and treatment of cardiac symptoms and cardiac emergencies during pregnancy.
Features step-by-step skill instruction and practice-focused exercises covering maternal and fetal care. This book inc;udes twelve units containing information and skills essential for the recognition and initial management of high-risk and sick pregnant women and their fetuses.
This book places emphasis on tests necessary to evaluate fetal well-being and to detect those fetuses at risk of hypoxia and acidosis in utero. It is useful for obstetricians, pediatricians, pathologists, geneticists, and hospital and scientific personnels.
Based on the RCOG Advanced Training Skills Module in Fetal Medicine, this book provides a comprehensive knowledge base for doctors practising in obstetrics and maternal-fetal medicine. It... Læs mere
This one-of-a-kind learning resource for Neonatal Nurse Practitioner/CNS students in both academic and clinical settings is distinguished... Læs mere
Assesses the problem with respect to the causes and outcomes of preterm birth. This book addresses the need for research involving clinical, basic, behavioral, and social science disciplines. It also addresses the health and economic consequences of premature birth.