This book addresses the most common and serious medical conditions encountered in pregnancy, including diabetes, gastrointestinal disease and neurological problems. It is an essential on-the-spot guide for obstetricians, physicians, general practitioners, and midwives in both practice and training.
Section A: Systems 1. Hypertension and pre-eclampsia 2. Heart disease 3. Thromboembolic disease 4. Respiratory disease 5. Diabetes mellitus 6. Thyroid and parathyroid disease 7. Pituitary and adrenal disease 8. Connective tissue disease 9. Neurological problems 10. Renal disease 11. Liver disease 12. Gastrointestinal disease 13. Skin disease 14. Haematological problems 15. Human immunodeficiency virus and other infectious diseases Section B: Differential diagnosis of medical problems in pregnancy 16. Tables