Now in its sixth edition, Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology remains the only book to comprehensively cover infectious diseases in both obstetrics and general gynecology. Distilling complex clinical problems into an easy to use format, this text is divided in four unique sections, and some of these topics include:
- General considerations
- Organisms: congenital viral infections, human immunodeficiency viruses, and Herpes simplex viruses, types 1 and 2 (HSV-1, HSV-2)
- Problem Areas Obstetrics: orioamnionitis, postpartum endometritis/endomyometritis, and infectious morbidity associated with intrauterine monitoring
- Problem Areas Gynecology: Infectious vulvovaginitis, Toxic shock syndrome, and Nosocomial infections
With full coverage of emerging infections and over 170 full-color illustrations, Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sixth Edition is a comprehensive reference on a topic that is of major importance to all practicing Ob/Gyns.