You don’t yet own Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal-Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice. Buy Now · ‹ My Library Home X. Table of Contents for Creasy & Resnik’s maternal-fetal medicine: principles and practice / editors, Robert K. Creasy, Robert Resnik, Jay D. Iams ; associate. Creasy, R. K., Resnik, R., & Iams, J. D. (). Creasy and Resnik’s maternal- fetal medicine: Principles and practice. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders/Elsevier.

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With each subsequent edition, the editors have ensured that the book is updated with the developments in MFM. Overall, this book captures the essence of principles and evidence-based resnim of MFM.

Updates are added from time to time as important papers and guidelines related fesnik the topics are published. The latest edition, i. At the beginning of each system, there is a brief description of relevant embryology. A few suggestions for the cerasy edition would be to extend the chapter on common anomalies and reshuffle a few chapters under different sections for example, Chapter 36 and Chapter 37 may be regrouped under Part IIIwhich would give the reader a smoother flow of topics during study.

Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal—Fetal Medicine: Part III, Disorders at the maternal—fetal interface, include chapters on the pathogenesis and clinical aspects of preterm labour, post-term pregnancy, intrauterine growth restriction and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. This medical reference book puts the most recent advances in basic science, clinical diagnosis, and management at your fingertips, equipping you with the up-to reanik evidence-based guidelines and knowledge you creaasy to ensure the best possible outcomes in maternal-fetal medicine.

Published online Jun In-utero treatment options for pregnancy at risk of neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia are covered elsewhere under maternal coagulation disorders.

Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal–Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice Sixth edition

Journal List Obstet Med v. The only chapter in Part V gives an overview of the neonatal outcome in complicated pregnancies, common problems and their management.

Stay on top of rapidly evolving rexnik medicine through new chapters on Recurrent Spontaneous Abortion, Stillbirth, Patient Safety, Maternal Mortality, and Substance Abuse, as well as comprehensive updates on the biology of resjik, fetal DNA testing from maternal blood, fetal growth, prenatal genetic screening and diagnosis, fetal cardiac malformations and arrhythmias, thyroid disease and pregnancy, management of depression and psychoses during pregnancy and the puerperium, and much more.


Haematological diseases are explained in three chapters Coagulation disordersThromboembolic diseases and Anemia in pregnancy reflecting the high prevalence of haematological problems in pregnancy. All the chapters have been well written. Access the complete contents online at Expert Consult.

Table of Contents for: Creasy and Resnik’s maternal-fetal medic

This book is an invaluable reference source for a maternal-fetal medicine practitioner and an essential read for every MFM trainee in the developed world. Where relevant and available, literature has been appraised appropriately. Maternal and fetal infections completely covers all the common infections a clinician would encounter in the ante- intra- and postpartum period including episiotomy wound infection and puerperal endometritis. The chapter on maternal cardiac diseases includes care of pregnant women with both corrected and uncorrected congenital and acquired heart diseases, issues related to cardiac surgery in pregnancy, thromboprophylaxis in those patients with mechanical heart valve disease.

There was a minor typo error in the table No common topic in maternal medicine has been left uncovered. Elsevier Health Sciences Imprint: In Chapter 11, Developmental origins of health and diseasethe authors discuss the intrauterine programming of postnatal health in interesting and simple language and also outline the increasing public health problems of maternal obesity. This book is laid out in five parts reflecting the maternal—placental—fetal interaction and fetal—neonatal transition, which forms the basis of subspecialty of MFM.

The purchasers of this textbook also have online access to the complete contents, images, tables, downloadable illustrations copyright rules apply and quarterly updates. A few aspects in the pathogenesis of preterm labour and monitoring in IUGR sections are repetitive as these topics have also been covered elsewhere in the basic sciences and antepartum assessment.

Author information Copyright and License information Disclaimer. Reviewed by Srividhya Sankaran. Chapters have been written in a concise manner. Take advantage of the most recent diagnostic advances with a new section on Obstetrical Imaging, complemented by online ultrasound clips as well as cross references and links to genetic disorder databases.

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The first part, scientific basis, extensively covers the basic physiological principles involved in all fields such as maternal physiological and immunological adaptation, placental and amniotic fluid dynamics, stages of early development with special reference to multiple gestations, fetal cardiovascular, respiratory and neurological development, and the existing and evolving theories of parturition.


However, the information on common anomalies except fetal cardiac is superficial.

Diagnosis and therapycovers the practical aspects of prenatal diagnosis with chapters on imaging, fetal cardiac conditions, teratogenesis, antepartum and intrapartum surveillance, multiple pregnancy, non-immune hydrops and haemolytic disease of the fetus and the newborn.

Chapter 17, Prenatal diagnosis of congenital disordersis excellent, covering all screening and diagnostic methods currently in use including preimplantation genetic diagnosis, non-invasive testing, etc. With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Consult this title on your favorite e-readerconduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability.

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Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal–Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice Sixth edition

But the keen users of Apple products such as iPad, iPhone, etc. The features of online resources include two online-only chapters Clinical application of 3D in obstetrics, Patient safety in obstetrics and Chapter 24 Invasive fetal rfsnik appears as an extended version online. Chapter 16, Evidence based practice in perinatal medicineprovides guidance to understanding the basic research methods commonly used in clinical practice.

Online resource is very helpful for reference as it can be accessed anywhere and also saves the inconvenience of carrying this heavy book. In Chapter 18, all system abnormalities have been mentioned. Find out more about OverDrive accounts.

Principles and Practicesixth edition has rsenik an overview of all the issues related to this subspecialty in a textbook. Support Center Support Center. Please review our privacy policy.

I enjoyed reading this textbook as the contents of this book are very relevant to my practice. Part II, Fetal disorders: Ultrasound screening has only been outlined, as it has been covered in detail in the next chapter, thus ensuring no duplication. Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal—Fetal Medicinefirst published inhas been well received over the world by the practitioners and trainees in the subspecialty of MFM. Apply today’s best practices in maternal-fetal medicine with an increased emphasis on evidence-based medicine.

Some chapters in Part I are worth special mention. Part IV, Maternal complications, encompasses the entire range of maternal medical disorders complicating pregnancy as well as intrapartum complications.