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PROLOG: Obstetrics, Eighth Edition (Assessment & Critique)
PROLOG: Obstetrics, Eighth Edition (Assessment & Critique)

PROLOG: Obstetrics, Eighth Edition (Assessment & Critique)



333 Pages, 8.5 x 10.8

Formats: Trade Paper, EPUB

Trade Paper, $190.00 (US $190.00) (CA $268.00)

Publication Date: January 2018

ISBN 9781948258265

Rights: WOR

ACOG (Jan 2018)


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Each of the 6 units of PROLOG addresses a major area in obstetrics and gynecology and consists of two parts—an assessment book and a critique book. Put your knowledge to the test and earn 25 CME credits for this volume!The obstetrician–gynecologist who completes Obstetrics, Eighth Edition, should be able to:Demonstrate an understanding of maternal and fetal physiology and pathophysiology and their impact on normal and complicated pregnanciesIdentify components of antepartum care that optimize maternal and perinatal outcomes in uncomplicated pregnancies, including education regarding normal pregnancyDiagnose and plan efficacious and cost-effective management of medical and obstetric conditions encountered during the antepartum period.Identify the risks and prognosis of selected complications of pregnancy and in the neonateDescribe invasive and noninvasive methods of fetal assessment in the antepartum period and identify the risks, indications, predictive value, and physiologic basis for testsDiagnose problems and manage obstetric emergencies.Select appropriate management strategies for intrapartum care and delivery Consider medical-legal principles, risk management and office management guidelines in obstetric practice.

Author Biography

Founded in 1951, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (The College) is the specialty's premier professional membership organization dedicated to the improvement of women's health.