Thomas E. Nolan, MD
Primary Care for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist is a practical, quick–reference handbook for ob/gyns, outlining the essential health management concerns for common diseases normally considered outside their specialty. Chapters present key data on specific diseases or syndromes and provide a detailed description for each ailment, important risk factors, prevention guidelines, screening protocols, diagnostic strategies, and discussions on control, treatment, and referral.
Areas covered in this handbook include:
- Cardiovascular and lipid diseases
- Endocrine disorders
- Nongynecologic cancer
- Gastrointestinal disease
- Skin disease
- Otolaryngology and pulmonary disorders
- Infectious disease
Based on the American College of Gynecologists′ guidelines for primary care, Primary Care for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist is an indispensable resource for all ob/gyns, family practitioners, or physicians who want to offer increased health care options to female patients.
The Evolution of Primary Care.
Principles of Screening.
WELLNESS, HEALTH PROMOTION, AND HEALTH MAINTENANCE.
Screening: High–Risk Factors and Screening Recommendations.
CARDIOVASCULAR AND LIPID DISEASES.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Diarrhea, and Constipation.
Actinar Keratosis and Malignant Melanoma.
OTOLARYNGOLOGY AND PULMONARY DISORDERS.
Upper Respiratory Infections.
Incontinence in the Elderly.