Cesarean Delivery: A Comprehensive Illustrated Practical Guide, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Cesarean Delivery

A Comprehensive Illustrated Practical Guide, 1st Edition

Edited by Gian Carlo Di Renzo, Antonio Malvasi

CRC Press

399 pages | 84 Color Illus. | 533 B/W Illus.

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The definitive monograph on the world's most commonly performed obstetric surgical procedure, this text benefits from plentiful illustrations to show all the details a surgeon needs to know, and from expert international contributors to share their knowledge on the many specialist questions raised.

Table of Contents

Epidemiologic trends internationally; Laparotomies and cesarean delivery; Hysterotomies during cesarean delivery; Fetal extraction during cesarean delivery; Cephalic extraction; Fetal extraction with instruments; Anomalous presentation; Placental removal and uterine exteriorization techniques; Suture of uterine incisions; Optimal cesarean delivery of the 21st century; Fibroids and myomectomy in cesarean delivery; Management of placenta previa and/or accrete; The proactive use of balloons for the management of postpartum hemorrhage in cesarean delivery; Exceptional situations after delivery and postpartum haemorrhage; Dystocia and intrapartum ultrasound in cesarean delivery; Dystocia and cesarean delivery; Shoulder dystocia and cesarean delivery; Multiple pregnancy and cesarean delivery; Cesarean delivery for the preterm neonate; The neonate from cesarean delivery; General anesthesia for cesarean delivery; Local anesthesia for cesarean delivery; Characteristics of the post cesarean delivery uterine scar; Vaginal birth after cesarean delivery; Forensic aspects of cesarean delivery.

About the Series

Series in Maternal-Fetal Medicine

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Gynecology & Obstetrics
MEDICAL / Surgery / General