Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Nov 05, 2013
Product Number: EB00174037
Released: Jan 13, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118749180
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Recurrent Pregnancy LossEdited byOle B Christiansen, MD, D.M.Sc., Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen and AalborgUniversityHospital, Aalborg, Denmark Recurrent Pregnancy Loss is a silent problem for many women The spontaneous loss of a pregnancy in the first 22 weeks is often not recorded as the mother needed no medical or surgical treatment. Women who repeatedly suffer this tragedy can go unheard as a result. Gynecologists can feel unable to help. But they can help. Research is showing how to identify women who suffer recurrent pregnancy loss and which treatments might prevent a further recurrence. Gynecologists are learning how to monitor subsequent pregnancies for the early signals of problems. Recurrent Pregnancy Loss provides a practical approach to this hidden clinical challenge. The highly experienced, international author team explores: -How to obtain a relevant history -Which investigations to order -The physiological reasons behind recurrent pregnancy loss -The best approach to treatment -How to monitor patients in subsequent pregnancies Clinical in approach, practical in execution, with the patient at the centre, Recurrent Pregnancy Loss guides you as you support your patients.

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