Women’s and Gender Studies: Obstetrics, Gynecology & Women's Health

  • Preeclampsia: Prevention, Prediction and Possibilities book cover


    Prevention, Prediction and Possibilities, 1st Edition

    By Pankaj Desai

    Preeclampsia is a high blood pressure condition affecting countless pregnant women. This rise in blood pressure can have profound and far-reaching effects on the mother as well as the fetus. This book discusses the causes, prediction and prevention. It examines the role played by a defective second…

    Paperback – 2020-08-30 
    CRC Press

  • Managing Hot Flushes and Night Sweats: A Cognitive Behavioural Self-help Guide to the Menopause book cover

    Managing Hot Flushes and Night Sweats

    A Cognitive Behavioural Self-help Guide to the Menopause, 2nd Edition

    By Myra Hunter, Melanie Smith

    This revised edition of Managing Hot Flushes and Night Sweats offers up to date and evidence-based information about the menopause and about hot flushes and night sweats, which are the main reason that women seek medical help. The four-week self-help guide uses cognitive behavior therapy providing…

    Paperback – 2020-07-16 

  • Preimplantation Genetic Testing: Recent Advances in Reproductive Medicine book cover

    Preimplantation Genetic Testing

    Recent Advances in Reproductive Medicine, 1st Edition

    Edited by Darren K. Griffin, Gary L. Harton

    Preimplantation genetic testing (PGT) is now well established as a valuable treatment option for patients wishing to start or continue a family, for a range of indications from advanced maternal age to high risk of transmitting inherited disease. This text brings together contemporary thinking from…

    Paperback – 2020-06-22 
    CRC Press

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Tudor and Stuart England book cover

    Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Tudor and Stuart England

    1st Edition

    By Audrey Eccles

    Originally published in 1982 Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Tudor and Stuart England traces the development of obstetrics and gynaecology over the past two centuries. Between the 16th and 18th century midwifery passed from a female mystery, employing traditional medicines and superstitions, to a…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Handbook of Perinatal Clinical Psychology: From Theory to Practice book cover

    Handbook of Perinatal Clinical Psychology

    From Theory to Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rosa Maria Quatraro, Pietro Grussu

    The book examines the major issues in perinatal clinical psychology with the presence of theoretical information and operational indications, through a biopsychosocial approach. The multiplicity of scientific information reported makes this book both a comprehensive overview on the major perinatal…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 

  • Cardio-Obstetrics: A Practical Guide to Care for Pregnant Cardiac Patients book cover


    A Practical Guide to Care for Pregnant Cardiac Patients, 1st Edition

    Edited by Afshan B. Hameed, Diana S. Wolfe

    Cardiac disease is one of the leading causes of maternal morbidity and mortality. Catastrophic outcomes typically encountered are due to gaps in knowledge and communication between health care providers. There is a great need for a standardized approach for care of this very high-risk group of…

    Paperback – 2020-04-15 
    CRC Press

  • Endometriosis: An Enigma book cover


    An Enigma, 1st Edition

    Edited by Seema Chopra

    Endometriosis is a complex gynecological disorder with multifactorial etiology. An estrogen-dependent condition, it affects 6% to 10% of women in the general population, and in 35% to 50% of these women often experience pain, and sometimes infertility. Exploring this benign but chronic disease, the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-16
    CRC Press

  • Recurrent Pregnancy Loss and Adverse Natal Outcomes book cover

    Recurrent Pregnancy Loss and Adverse Natal Outcomes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Minakshi Rohilla

    Recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL) includes recurrent first- and second-trimester abortions and recurrent preterm delivery, second- or third-trimester intrauterine fetal death, intrapartum stillbirth, and early neonatal death. This book includes protocols for case scenarios of early and late pregnancy…

    Hardback – 2020-03-11
    CRC Press

  • Controversies in Assisted Reproduction book cover

    Controversies in Assisted Reproduction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Botros Rizk, Yakoub Khalaf

    Assisted Reproduction is a specialty undergoing rapid change as new technologies are introduced and new research challenges previous treatment options. This text examines a selection of controversial topics for both laboratory and clinical practice and tries to place them in perspective, so readers…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09
    CRC Press

  • Parent Education for the Critical 1000 Days book cover

    Parent Education for the Critical 1000 Days

    1st Edition

    By Mary L. Nolan

    As research in neuroscience increasingly points to the unparalleled influence of the first 1000 days of life from conception to two years of age in determining the baby’s life trajectory, the need for high-quality early parenting education delivered by knowledgeable and dedicated professionals…

    Paperback – 2020-02-27

  • Recurrent Pregnancy Loss: Causes, Controversies and Treatment book cover

    Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

    Causes, Controversies and Treatment, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Howard Carp

    Major advances in genetics, immunology, and endocrinology have necessitated a new edition of this best-selling text. However, despite the advances, recurrent pregnancy loss presents a frustrating clinical problem. There is still disagreement about the number of pregnancy losses which warrant…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25
    CRC Press
    Series in Maternal-Fetal Medicine

  • Body, Migration, Re/constructive Surgeries: Making the Gendered Body in a Globalized World book cover

    Body, Migration, Re/constructive Surgeries

    Making the Gendered Body in a Globalized World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gabriele Griffin, Malin Jordal

    Bringing together an international range of case studies and interviews with individuals who have had genital re/construction, Body, Migration, Re/constructive Surgeries explores the socio-cultural meanings of clitoral re/construction following female genital cutting (FGC), hymen reconstruction,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25

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