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Introduction to Guide
This guide pulls together some of the major resources in obstetrics and gynecology. It includes links to the online recommended textbooks for the clerkship as well as to other books, journals, databases and media for self-directed learning. It's designed to help you "study for your patients."
Recommended Textbooks

Casanova. Beckmann and Ling's Obstetrics and Gynecology. 8th ed. 2019.  [LWW Health Library: Clerkships]
[Print copy available in OUWB MedStudy Room 102 - RG 101 .B435 2019]

OB-GYN eBooks
Comprehensive Care of the Transgender Patient, 2020 [Clinical Key]
NEW EDITION!  Comprehensive Gynecology, 8th edition, 2022 [ClinicalKey]
Creasy and Resnik's Maternal-Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice, 8th edition, 2019 [ClinicalKey]
Hacker & Moore's Essentials of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 6th edition, 2016 [ClinicalKey]
Maternal Medicine, 2015 [AccessObGyn]
Natural Labor and Birth: An Evidence-Based Guide to the Natural Birth Plan, 2019 [AccessObGyn]
Obstetrics and Gynecology, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, 7th edition, 2014 [LWW Health Library: Clerkships]
Oxorn-Foote Human Labor & Birth, 6th edition, 2013 [AccessObGyn]
Williams Gynecology, 4th edition, 2020 [AccessObGyn]
Williams Obstetrics, 25th edition, 2018 [AccessMedicine]
Yen & Jaffe's Reproductive Endocrinology, 8th edition, 2019 [ClinicalKey]

Case Files: Ob-Gyn, 5th edition, 2016 [AccessMedicine: Case Files]

Diagnosis and Critical Care
Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Obstetrics & Gynecology, 12th edition, 2019 [AccessMedicine]
Diagnostic Gynecologic and Obstetric Pathology, 3rd edition, 2018 [ClinicalKey]
Fetology: Diagnosis and Management of the Fetal Patient, 2nd edition, 2017 [AccessObGyn]
Obstetric Intensive Care Manual, 5th edition, 2018 [AccessObGyn]
Sanders' Structural Fetal Abnormalities, 3rd edition, 2017 [AccessObGyn]

Callen's Ultrasonography in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 6th edition, 2017 [ClinicalKey]
Obstetric Imaging: Fetal Diagnosis and Care, 2nd edition, 2018 [ClinicalKey]
Ultrasonography of the Prenatal Brain, 3rd edition, 2012 [AccessObGyn]

NEW EDITION!  Atlas of Pelvic Anatomy and Gynecologic Surgery, 5th edition, 2021 [Clinical Key]
Cunningham and Gilstrap's Operative Obstetrics, 3rd edition, 2017 [AccessObGyn]
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery: Clinical Practice and Surgical Atlas, 2013 [AccessObGyn]
Te Linde's Operative Gynecology, 11th edition, 2015 [Ovid]

Clinical Gynecologic Oncology,  9th edition, 2018 [ClinicalKey]
Gynecologic Oncology: Clinical Practice and Surgical Atlas, 2012 [AccessObGyn]
APGO uWise Modules
APGO – uWise Modules: There are 25 modules that are mandatory, however students are encouraged to complete all the modules.
  • Unit 2 Obstetrics – All of Section B
  • Unit 4 – Puberty and Normal and Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Unit 5 – Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia and Ovarian Neoplasms
  • Unit 6 – Sexuality and Modes of Sexual Expression
  • Unit 7 - Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence
Students are required to obtain a free ACOG membership and access to their Resource Center

Membership for Medical Students – Fill out the online Medical student information. This takes 2-3 weeks to process.  Information is sent to students 2 weeks before the clerkship begins
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Study Guides & Exam Prep
APGO Medical Student Educational Objectives for Students [APGO]
Blueprints: Obstetrics & Gynecology, 7th edition, 2018 [LWW Health Library: Clerkships]
First Aid for the Obstetrics & Gynecology Clerkship, 4th edition, 2017 [McGraw Hill]
Ob/Gyn Secrets, 4th edition, 2017 [ClinicalKey]
Shelf-Life Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1st edition, 2015 [LWW Health Library: Clerkships]
Step-Up to Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1st edition, 2015 [LWW Health Library: Clerkships]
Step-Up to USMLE Step 2 CK, 5th edition, 2020 [LWW Health Library: Clerkships]
Step-Up to USMLE Step 3, 1st edition, 2009 [LWW Health Library: Clerkships]
Williams Obstetrics Study Guide, 25th edition, 2019 [AccessMedicine]
Mobile Apps

The following apps are available for free. App links for Apple and Android devices are provided.

APGO Perinatal Depression (PPD) - recognition of and screening for perinatal depression (PPD)
APGO Induction of Labor - deciding if/when to induce labor and tracking/evaluating induction