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Practical Guide to Office Procedures in Gynecology and Urogynecology

Khaled Sakhel James Chivian Lukban Alfred Z Abuhamad

300 pages
Jaypee Bros Medical Pub Pvt Ltd

Office-based procedures offer numerous advantages – they require less time, provide a familiar and more comfortable environment, cause less anxiety, are more economical than hospital-based surgery, offer co-pay options, involve less risk of infection and have reduced anaesthesia requirements.

Beginning with an introduction to patient safety and legal issues, the following chapters discuss gynaecological ultrasound and then numerous procedures that may be carried out in the office setting, including surgery. The final chapter is dedicated to cosmetic procedures.

Key Features

  •  Comprehensive guide to growing trend of using office procedures for gynaecological problems
  • Discusses patient safety, legal issues and ultrasound, as well as numerous office-based procedures including surgery
  • Renowned US author and editor team


Author Bio

Alfred Z Abuhamad MD

Professor and Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs

Khaled Sakhel MD

Assistant Professor, Director for Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery,Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

James Chivian Lukban DO

Professor and Director, Division of Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

All at Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia, USA