by Rebecca Rogers, Vivian Sung, Cheryl Iglesia, Ranee Thakar
A unique combination medical reference and full-color surgical atlas on female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery
An essential clinical companion and an outstanding practical review, Female Pelvic Medicine
& Reconstructive Surgery is the most comprehensive single-volume resource available on urogynecology. It delivers a solid introduction to this growing subspecialty and thoroughly covers its underlying principles with an emphasis on diagnostic techniques and management
strategies. Authored by a team of international experts, the book is enhanced by hundreds of original full-color photographs and illustrations that provide step-by-step guidance on key surgical procedures.
Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery is logically divided into four sections:
Fundamental Topics—Includes essentials such as epidemiology, anatomy of the pelvic floor, mechanisms of disease, and evaluation of the patient with pelvic floor dysfunction
Disease States—Covers lower urinary tract dysfunction, functional anorectal disorders, pelvic organ prolapse, and other pelvic floor disorders
Clinical Management—Details pessaries, physical therapy, behavioral therapy, the use of graft materials in reconstructive surgery, peri-operative and post-operative medical evaluation and care, and incorporating new
treatments into clinical practice
Surgical Atlas—Reviews surgical instrumentation and illustrates surgery for stress urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, fistula repair, anal incontinence, and covers the management of surgical complications
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