Women's Gynecologic Health / Edition 2 available in Hardcover
Women’s Gynecologic Health, Second Edition equips students and practicing clinicians with comprehensive information about women’s gynecologic health, including health promotion, maintenance and treatment. Based on the most recent research, the authors provide authoritative content written from a feminist perspective.
Completely updated and revised, this second edition includes four new chapters on diagnosis of pregnancy at the gynecologic visit, women’s health after bariatric surgery, sexual assault, and urinary tract infections. In addition, the chapter on gynecologic health care for sexual and gender minorities has been expanded to include care not only for lesbians, but also for women who are bisexual or transgender.
Key features include:
• Clinical considerations specific to the different physical and psychosocial life stages of women
• Emphasis on physiologic mechanisms in order to enhance understanding of normal and abnormal processes
• Evidence-based content
• Content and presentation suitable for students and practicing clinicians
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Product dimensions:||7.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.80(d)|
About the Author
Provost and Vice President, Academic Affairs, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, Michigan, Co-editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Childbirth
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee
Table of Contents
SectionI INTRODUCTION TO WOMEN'S GYNECOLOGIC HEALTH Chapter1 Women's Health from a Feminist Perspective Chapter2 Women's Growth and Development across the Lifespan Chapter3 Using Evidence to Support Clinical Practice SectionII HEALTH ASSESSMENT AND PROMOTION Chapter4 Health Promotion Chapter5 Gynecologic Anatomy and Physiology Chapter6 Gynecologic History and Physical Examination Chapter7 Periodic Screening and Health Maintenance Chapter8 Women's Health after Bariatric Surgery Chapter9 Lesbian, Bisexual, Queer, and Transgender Health Chapter10 Sexuality Chapter11 Contraception Chapter12 Menopause Chapter13 Intimate Partner Violence Chapter14 Sexual Assault SectionIII WOMEN'S GYNECOLOGIC HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT Chapter15 Breast Conditions Chapter16 Alterations in Sexual Function Chapter17 Unintended Pregnancy Chapter18 Infertility Chapter19 Gynecologic Infections Chapter20 Sexually Transmitted Infections Chapter21 Urinary Tract Infections Chapter22 Urinary Incontinence Chapter23 Menstrual Cycle Pain and Premenstrual Syndromes Chapter24 Normal and Abnormal Uterine Bleeding Chapter25 Hyperandrogenic Disorders Chapter26 Benign Gynecologic Conditions Chapter27 Gynecologic Cancers Chapter28 Chronic Pelvic Pain SectionIV INTRODUCTION TO PRENATAL AND POSTPARTUM CARE Chapter29 Anatomic and Physiologic Adaptations of Normal Pregnancy Chapter30 Diagnosis of Pregnancy and Overview of Prenatal Care Chapter31 Common Complications of Pregnancy Chapter32 Overview of Postpartum Care