Protocols for Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Philip B. Mead '62, President of the Hamilton College Alumni Association of Vermont and 2001 Hamilton College Key Award recipient has edited Protocols for Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology (Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2000). The second edition of a now standard medical reference work, revised and updated to include critical new information. Dr. Mead is a professor at the University of Vermont College of Medicine and chairs its department of obstetrics and gynecology.


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Over 70 American doctors and several scholars from around the world have contributed to this guide addressing the problems of infectious disease in obstetrics and gynecology. Articles include discussions of screening techniques for Strep B, prevention of perinatal septicemia, mastitis and its treatment, each of the Hepatitis infections during pregnancy, HIV infection in pregnancy and in the gynecology patient, and a variety of sexually transmitted diseases.

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