Advertisement

Basic Sciences for Obstetrics and Gynaecology

  • Tim Chard
  • Richard Lilford

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Tim Chard, Richard Lilford
    Pages 1-36
  3. Tim Chard, Richard Lilford
    Pages 37-67
  4. Tim Chard, Richard Lilford
    Pages 69-92
  5. Tim Chard, Richard Lilford
    Pages 93-128
  6. Tim Chard, Richard Lilford
    Pages 129-149
  7. Tim Chard, Richard Lilford
    Pages 151-162
  8. Tim Chard, Richard Lilford
    Pages 163-188
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 189-198

About this book

Introduction

Basic Sciences for Obstetrics and Gynaecology has become the standard revision aid for students preparing for examinations in obstetrics and gynaecology, particularly those candidates for the MRCOG Part I. A wealth of information is presented in a concise, didactic format, focusing on those facts that are generally considered to be neither contentious nor speculative. The fifth edition has been substantially updated to reflect the current understanding of the basic sciences underpinning the practice of obstetrics and gynaecology. This book will also be of value to professionals wishing to refresh their basic scientific knowledge. Cell Biology, Embryology and the Placenta Anatomy General Physiology and biochemistry Endocrinology Pathology Microbiology Pharmacology Tim Chard is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at St Bartholomew's Hospital in London. Richard Lilford is Professor of Health Services Research at the University of Birmingham.

Keywords

Gynaecology Obstetrics adopted-textbook analgesics anatomy embryo embryology endocrinology hormones infection obstetrics ovary placenta sex ultrasound Uterus Vagina Vulva

Authors and affiliations

  • Tim Chard
    • 1
  • Richard Lilford
    • 2
  1. 1.Academic Unit of Obstetrics/Gynaecology and Reproductive PhysiologySt. Bartholomew’s Hospital Medical College, West SmithfieldLondonUK
  2. 2.Department of Obsterics and Gynaecology, and Institute of Epidemiology and Health Services ResearchLeeds General InfirmaryLeedsUK

Bibliographic information