Verified by current World Health Organization and country-specific classifications, this comprehensive single volume effectively engages with the diagnosis and management of viral, bacterial, fungal and parasitic diseases that affect women in pregnancy. Infections in Pregnancy provides focused, relevant information on newer viruses causing epidemics, including Dengue, Chikungunya and the Zika virus.
With today’s ease of world migration, Infections in Pregnancy covers infections found in both tropical and temperate climates, highlighting newer and rapid diagnostic methods, particularly for resource-poor settings, and clinicians working in remote and diverse locations. Designed for professionals with busy schedules, Infections in Pregnancy provides efficient solutions and relevant information regarding investigation, diagnosis and treatment of common maternal infections, worldwide.
About the Author
Adel Elkady is a Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and the International College of surgeons since 1972. Dr Elkady has great, clinical experience, across the UK, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait. As registrar at Queens University Hospitals, he has taught medical students, nurses, midwives, and doctors, alongside instructing many Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) courses organised by the Royal College, London University hospitals and the Whipps Cross Hospitals. Dr Elkady is also an editor of Mastering Single Best Answer Questions for the Part 2 MRCOG Examination (Cambridge, 2017).
Prabha Sinha is a Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) with more than thirty years clinical experience in the NHS. She has been an examiner for MRCOG 2 and PLAB, GMC for more than fifteen years. She is a Peer Reviewer of many Green-top Guidelines for RCOG and is the author of eight books. She has received the Ethicon and Menopause Travel Awards RCOG and nine NHS Excellence awards.
Soad Hassan has been a Professor of microbiology at Alexandria University, since 1980.
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