Primary Care in Obstetrics and Gynecology

A Handbook for Clinicians

  • Joseph S. Sanfilippo
  • Roger P. Smith

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Primary Care and the Obstetrician-Gynecologist

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Mary Anne Jamieson, Joseph S. Sanfilippo
      Pages 33-54
    3. Hugh R. K. Barber, Roger P. Smith
      Pages 55-73
    4. Joseph S. Sanfilippo, Ruth Schwarz
      Pages 75-87
    5. Mary Nan Mallory
      Pages 105-118
  3. Clinical Management Principles for the Office Setting

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. G. Randolph Schrodt Jr.
      Pages 147-174
    3. William H. Hindle
      Pages 175-194
    4. Dayton W. Daberkow II, Thomas E. Nolan
      Pages 195-214
    5. Arnold P. Advincula, Arleen Song
      Pages 215-239
    6. Amitasrigowri S. Murthy, Bryna Harwood
      Pages 241-264
    7. Jeffrey P. Callen
      Pages 283-307
    8. Sri Prakash L. Mokshagundam, Vasti L. Broadstone
      Pages 309-325
    9. Roger P. Smith
      Pages 327-344
    10. Douglas W. Laube
      Pages 345-356
    11. Bernadette McIntire, Joseph A. Lacy
      Pages 357-378
    12. Roger P. Smith
      Pages 379-396
    13. Jean D. Koehler
      Pages 397-431
    14. Tanya J. Hagen, Freddie H. Fu
      Pages 433-447
    15. Mary Korytkowski, Haruko Akatsu Kuffner
      Pages 449-465
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 467-541

About this book


Since its initial publication, Primary Care in Obstetrics and Gynecology has been the definitive source for information on the primary health care of women for the obstetrician-gynecologist and resident. This timely second edition is an up-to-date revision by renowned leaders in obstetrics and gynecology and relevant subspecialties. Subjects covered in the first edition have been revised to include the latest in women’s health, and updated and new material has been added on elderly patients; cardiovascular hypertension; genomic and applied molecular biology; and nutrition, obesity, and eating disorders. New case studies complement the quality information that makes this handbook a must-have reference for obstetricians, gynecologists, and all medical professionals who cater to the unique healthcare needs of women.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Joseph S. Sanfilippo
    • 1
    • 2
  • Roger P. Smith
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive SciencesUniversity of Pittsburgh School of MedicinePittsburgh
  2. 2.Reproductive SciencesMagee-Women’s HospitalPittsburghUSA
  3. 3.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity of Missouri, Truman Medical CenterKansas CityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-32327-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-32328-2
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