More Details about Prenatal Medicine

General Information  
Author(s)Lee P Shulman and John M G Van Vugt
PublisherTaylor & Francis
ISBN9780824728441
Pages648
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJune 2006

Description

At the cutting-edge of maternal and neonatal management and research, this reference presents the most recent advances in fetal DNA/RNA, embryoscopy/fetoscopy, open fetal surgery, and ethnic population screening to manage pre-existing and newly detected maternal medical complications, detect genetic and congenital abnormalities, prevent preterm births, and optimize pregnancy outcomes. With illustrative color photographs, this source offers contributions by esteemed professionals at respected institutions around the globe and covers legal issues concerning prenatal assessment and diagnosis.