Intrauterine Growth Restriction

Aetiology and Management

  • John Kingdom
  • Philip Baker

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Definitions of Intrauterine Growth Restriction

    1. John Kingdom, Philip Baker, Eve Blair
      Pages 1-4
  3. Aetiology and Pathogenesis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. John Wolstenholme, Chris Wright
      Pages 7-27
    3. Frank D. Johnstone, David C. Howe
      Pages 51-72
    4. Clare Steyn, Mark Hanson
      Pages 73-88
    5. Fiona Lyall, Peter Kaufmann
      Pages 89-129
    6. Gaby Kohnen, John Kingdom
      Pages 131-145
    7. Caroline Dunk, Asif Ahmed
      Pages 149-162
    8. Paul Ayuk, John Hughes, Colin Sibley
      Pages 167-182
    9. Harold Fox
      Pages 187-201
  4. Clinical Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 203-203
    2. Torvid Kiserud, Karel Maršál
      Pages 205-238
    3. Gurmit Singh Pahal, Ganesh Acharya, Eric Jauniaux
      Pages 239-255
    4. John Kingdom, Graeme Smith
      Pages 257-273
    5. Stephen C. Robson, Duncan W. Irons
      Pages 275-292
    6. Janet R. Ashworth, Philip N. Baker
      Pages 293-305
    7. James J. Walker, Graeme Smith, Gustaaf A. Dekker
      Pages 307-318
    8. Jeremy Chipchase, Donald M. Peebles
      Pages 323-335
    9. Rebecca M. Reynolds, Keith M. Godfrey
      Pages 367-384
  5. Future Advances

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 385-385
    2. James C. Cross
      Pages 387-400
    3. James G. Thorton, Janet Hornbuckle
      Pages 401-416
    4. Mark Walker, Graemer Smith, Rory Windrim
      Pages 417-423
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 425-434

About this book


Intrauterine Growth Restriction: Aetiology and Management will be the first book to focus exclusively on this extremely important and common complication of pregnancy. There have been many recent developments in our understanding of the aetiology and pathogenesis of the condition as well as in screening, monitoring and therapy. This book is unique in that it covers both the aetiology and pathogenesis as well as clinical management and also includes sections on definitions and potential future advances. Every aspect is covered by an international expert which will provide the reader with a valuable insight into this condition.


anatomy birth complications diagnosis fetus growth gynecology infection monitoring nutrition pediatrics placenta pregnancy regulation ultrasound

Editors and affiliations

  • John Kingdom
    • 1
  • Philip Baker
    • 2
  1. 1.Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, Suite 775BUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  2. 2.School of Human Development, City HospitalNottingham UniversityNottinghamUK

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