OBSTETRIC AND GYNECOLOGICAL PATHOLOGY
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Students must possess knowledge of how to monitor a pregnancy correctly, and they must develop the ability to identify, at an early stage, the pathologies that can lead to complications in pregnancy. In addition, they must possess the fundamental clinical knowledge necessary for a correct approach to the post-natal period and its pathological conditions.
Course contents summary
The physiological changes during pregnancy; mother-foetus iso-immunisation; premature birth; multiple pregnancies; anomalies in foetal development; second and third-quarter metrorrhagia; post-term birth; anomalies of the amniotic fluid; twin pregnancy; hypertension in pregnancy and eclampsia; the post-natal period
Di Renzo: Ostetricia e Ginecologia 1 & 2; Verduci Editore
Pescetto et al.: Ginecologia e Ostetricia; Società Editrice Universo
Danforth: Obstetrics and Gynecology; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins