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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. A Unique Decision-Making Tool for Daily PracticeThis evidence-based resource provides easy-to-use, expert guidance on the assessment and treatment of common perimenopausal problems seen in daily office practice.
After a brief overview of physiologic and endocrinologic changes, and the staging of the perimenopause (by STRAW definition), you'll find practical, easy-to-access coverage of:Management of specific symptoms and problems, such as hot flashes, cognitive changes, breast masses, and osteoporosisPreventive clinical practice, featuring in-depth coverage of hormone replacement therapiesAlternative therapies, including vitamins, herbs, and phytoestrogens Separate sections cover screening tests and all major alternative therapies. About the Practical Pathways Series:Practical Pathways in Obstetrics & Gynecology is a unique series specially designed to tackle the challenging clinical topics encountered in daily practice.
Each title in the series features a standardized, user-friendly approach that guides you systematically through evaluation, diagnosis, and management:A high-yield, algorithmic Pathway at the start of most chapters provides an "at-a-glance" summary of recommended managementWhat's the Evidence? questions summarize major clinical trials and their application to daily practiceGuiding Questions review what strategic questions clinicians should ask themselves when first evaluating a patientKey Points are highlighted in the marginsCase Studies demonstrate the clinical application of concepts, and further hone diagnostic skillsReferences facilitate further research or study