Handbook of women's health : an evidence-based approach [E-Book] / edited by Jo Ann Rosenfeld.
Rosenfeld, Jo Ann, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2001
1 online resource (xi, 613 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Singular health care of women. Preventive care. Preventive care of adolescents
  • Preventive care of adults (19 to 65 years)
  • Preventive care for older adults
  • Cigarette smoking and cessation
  • Nutrition
  • Exercise. Psychosocial health. Psychosocial health of well women through the life cycle. Sexuality. Sexuality and sexual dysfunction through the life cycle
  • Contraception
  • Infertility and adoption
  • Special issues with lesbian partners
  • Medical care in pregnancy: common preconception and antepartum issues. Genitourinary medicine. Menstrual disorders
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Vaginitis
  • Chronic pelvic pain, dysmenorrhea, and dyspareunia
  • The papanicolaou smear and cervical cancer
  • Endometrial cancer and postmenopausal bleeding
  • Ovarian cancer and ovarian masses
  • Urinary incontinence and infections. Breast disorders. Benign breast disorders
  • Breast cancer screening. Psychological disorders. Woman battering
  • Rape and the consequences of sexual assault
  • Depression and premenstrual syndrome
  • Addiction
  • Eating disorders. Common medical problems. Coronary heart disease
  • Diabetes mellitus type II
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Hypertension and stroke
  • Osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis.