Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is the most common medical problem encountered during pregnancy, complicating 2-3% of pregnancies (Medscape).
This book is a comprehensive guide to hypertensive disease in pregnancy. Beginning with an introduction to the condition and its diagnosis, the following chapters describe the management of different disorders caused by high blood pressure including treatment of preeclampsia, HELLP syndrome, hypertensive disorders in second and third stages of labour, and postpartum hypertension.
Written by an internationally recognised author and editor team, many from the UK, this invaluable reference includes more than seventy images and illustrations.
Comprehensive guide to hypertensive disease in pregnancy
Covers management of many disorders associated with high blood pressure in pregnancy
Internationally recognised author and editor team, many from UK
Includes more than 70 images and illustrations
Sabaratnam Arulkumaran MD PhD DSc FRCS FRCOG Hon FICOG FSACOG FSLCOG FACOG FANZCOG FPCS
Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St George’s University of London, United Kingdom
Sanjay A Gupte MD DGO FICOG FRCOG (Honoris Causa) LLB
Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Director, Gupte Hospital and Centre for Research in Reproduction, Pune, Maharashtra, India
Evita Fernandez FRCOG
Consultant Obstetrician and Managing Director, Fernandez Hospital Pvt Ltd, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India