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Twin-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) can lead to high rates of perinatal morbidity and mortality. A perplexing and controversial entity, significant advances have been made in the last decade in the understanding, diagnosis and management of TTTS. Edited by Dr. Rubén Quintero, this unique text - the only one available on this important subject - summarizes the current knowledge on the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of TTTS. With contributions from leading international authorities and a wealth of know-how material, the book is a must-have for all physicians involved in the care of TTTS patients, as it offers a wealth of data and technical information, contributions from pioneers in the field, and coverage of historical aspects, ethics, epidemiology, computer models, ultrasound assessment and management, and neurological outcomes, evidence-based management, and organizational and nursing topics.
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"The subject is presented in a highly readable manner, is copiously illustrated and the emphasis is always firmly upon practical issues. [...] Quintero provides key chapters on pathophysiology and staging and gives a detailed description of laser treatment as the cornerstone of management. [...] The authors of this book are to be congratulated on providing us with such a thorough and timely distillation of their expertise." Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (Jan 2008)
"As the only complete summary of this disorder and its treatment, the book is a milestone for those interested in TTTS." - Doody's ReviewsAbout the Author:
Florida Institute for Fetal Diagnosis & Therapy, Tampa, FL, USA
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Book Description CRC Press, 2007. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1842142984