Management and Therapy of Early Pregnancy Complications

First and Second Trimesters

  • Antonio Malvasi
  • Andrea Tinelli
  • Gian Carlo Di Renzo

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Stefan Iliev Savchev, Juan Carlos Bello-Muñoz, Gian Carlo Di Renzo, Luis Cabero Roura
    Pages 1-27
  3. Abraham Tsur, Antonio Malvasi, Ughetta Vergari, Howard Carp
    Pages 29-50
  4. Ezio Fulcheri, Maria Pia Brisigotti, Leonardo Resta
    Pages 51-67
  5. Jun Kumakiri, Rie Ozaki, Satoru Takeda, Antonio Malvasi, Andrea Tinelli
    Pages 69-104
  6. Louise P. King, Jessica Kuperstock, Leonardo Resta, Andrea Tinelli, Camran Nezhat
    Pages 105-121
  7. Maria Andrikopoulou, Anthony M. Vintzileos, Andrea Tinelli, Farr R. Nezhat
    Pages 123-133
  8. Bradley S. Hurst, Andrea Tinelli, Antonio Malvasi, William H. Parker
    Pages 135-160
  9. Togas Tulandi, Audrey Gilbert, Luis Alonso Pacheco, Andrea Tinelli, Antonio Malvasi
    Pages 161-180
  10. Leonardo Resta, Antonio Malvasi, Ljiljana Mirković, Radmila Sparić
    Pages 181-207
  11. Ioannis P. Kosmas, Constantina Tatsi, Stavros Sifakis, Avinoam Tzabari, Dimitrios Kiortsis, Ospan Mynbaev et al.
    Pages 209-253
  12. Stephanie H. Guseh, Daniela A. Carusi, Andrea Tinelli, Antonio R. Gargiulo
    Pages 255-267
  13. Keun-Young Lee, Ji-Eun Song, Ga-Hyun Son, Gian Carlo Di Renzo
    Pages 269-285
  14. Paul W. Hendrix, Andrea Tinelli, Antonio Malvasi, Michael J. Paidas
    Pages 287-313
  15. Reshama Navathe, Sandro Gerli, Elena Pacella, Vincenzo Berghella
    Pages 315-331
  16. Jamil ElFarra, Richard Viscarello, Cynthia Bean, James N. Martin Jr.
    Pages 333-352
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 353-360

About this book


This richly illustrated book draws on recently acquired knowledge to provide the reader with comprehensive, up-to-date information on the full range of obstetric complications that may be encountered during the first and second trimesters of pregnancy.

For all complications, including those potentially involved in malpractice issues, risk factors and clinical presentation are described and detailed guidance is provided on the appropriate treatment. The lucid text is complemented by a wealth of images, diagrams, flow charts, and drawings. The volume has been compiled in collaboration with a large group of gynecologists, obstetricians and internationally renowned scientists to provide an essential guide.

Accordingly, this book will be a valuable tool for every obstetrician and gynecologist. Practitioners across the world will be enabled to deepen their knowledge and to refine their approach to complications in daily clinical practice.  


Abortion Adnexal Pathology Cervical Pregnancy Complications Diabetes Ectopic Pregnancy Fibroids Hypertension Malpractice Tubal Pregnancy Uterine Ruptures

Editors and affiliations

  • Antonio Malvasi
    • 1
  • Andrea Tinelli
    • 2
  • Gian Carlo Di Renzo
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Obstetric and Gynecology, Santa Maria HospitalBariItaly
  2. 2.Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vito Fazzi HospitalLecceItaly
  3. 3.Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of PerugiaPerugiaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-31375-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-31377-1
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