This is a comprehensive treatise on everything about fibroids. It is also a colour atlas presenting a carefully selected collection of original images, very useful for all the readers—undergraduate medical students, gynaecology residents, practising gynaecologists and laparoscopic surgeons to understand the pathophysiology and treatment of fibroids. This book provides information to the learners and practitioners on how to impart up-to-date evidence-based care to the patients. Recent advances like uterine artery embolization and HIFU have been dealt in detail. The technique of laparoscopic myomectomy, selection of patients, complications, and topics such as fertility following myomectomy are dealt with recent advances in the field. Various methods of hysterectomy for fibroids are described in detail. The book atlas should prove extremely useful for all the clinicians dealing with fibroids.
|Publishers||CBS Publishers & Distributors|
|Author||Chaithra TM & B Ramesh|
|About the Author||
B Ramesh MD (BOM), DGO, FCPS, DFP, Diploma in Gynae Endoscopy (USA), Fellowship in Assisted Reproduction (UK, Finland) is a consultant gynaecologic endoscopic surgeon, an infertility and ART specialist, and urogynaecologist. He is very keen on training young gynaecologists in gynaecologic endoscopy at Altius Hospital which is a recognized centre by the Federation of Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI) for advanced training in gynaecologic laparoscopy and ICOG. The Fellowship Program in Gynaecologic Endoscopy is recognized by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and also recognized by the Ministry of Health. He has successfully trained more than1400 gynaecologists from all over India and from countries like Malaysia, Singapore, United Kingdom, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, etc., and is providing hands-on training to rural gynaecologists deputed by Government of Karnataka. He has assisted in setting up nascent laparoscopic units to promote use of laparoscopic technology on a wider scale across the country. He has successfully conducted 8 international workshops and conferences named ‘RAGE’ (Recent Advances in Gynaecology, Gynaec Endoscopy and Urogynaecology) at Altius Hospital, Bengaluru, with several worldrenowned international faculty from Europe, USA, Singapore.