Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-1
  3. The Ovum and Its Fertilization

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      Pages 2-21
  4. The Physiology of the Placenta and Foetus

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      Pages 22-43
  5. The Physiology of Pregnancy

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      Pages 44-59
  6. The Diagnosis of Pregnancy

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      Pages 60-73
  7. Obstetric Examination

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      Pages 74-84
  8. Ante-Natal Care

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      Pages 85-96
  9. Normal Labour

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      Pages 97-126
  10. The Mechanism of Labour in Vertex Presentations in the Occipito-Transverse Position

  11. Normal Labour: Course and Management

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      Pages 139-174
  12. The Puerperium

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      Pages 175-184
  13. Diseases and Abnormalities of the Secundines

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      Pages 185-210
  14. Diseases Associated with Pregnancy

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      Pages 211-243
  15. Surgical Conditions Complicating Pregnancy

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      Pages 244-256
  16. Ante-Partum Haemorrhage

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      Pages 257-280
  17. Pre-Eclampsia and Eclampsia

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      Pages 281-304
  18. High Blood Pressure and Chronic Renal Disease

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      Pages 305-316
  19. Hyperemesis Gravidarum

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      Pages 317-320
  20. Vertex Presentations in the Occipito-Posterior Position

About this book

Keywords

gynecology medicine obstetrics reproduction

Authors and affiliations

  • Lance¬†Townsend
    • 1
  1. 1.University of MelbourneAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-03531-1
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1978
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-03533-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-03531-1
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