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Women's problems in general practice / edited by Ann McPherson.

  • McPherson, Ann
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Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.

Physical description

xvi, 494 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.


3rd ed.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Why women's health / Ann McPherson -- Breast cancer and benign breast disease / Joan Austoker and Deborah Sharp -- Contraception / John Guillebaud -- Unwanted pregnancy and abortion / Katy Gardner and Lis Davidson -- Premenstrual syndrome / Katy Gardner and Diana Sanders -- Menstrual problems / Margaret C.P. Rees -- Menopause / Jean Coope -- Cervical cytology / Ann McPherson and Joan Austoker -- Ectomies / Ann McPherson -- Vaginal discharge / Penny Owen -- Cystitis / Tom O'Dowd -- Endometriosis / Stephen Kennedy -- Incontinence / Jacqueline Jolleys -- Sexual problems / Keith Hawton and Catherine Oppenheimer -- Emotional problems / Susanna Graham-Jones -- Health promotion / Jenny Griffiths -- Eating disorders / Chris Freeman and Richard Newton -- Drink problems / Moira Plant -- Women and smoking / Patti White.


Copy 1. Donor: This item was originally held in the Women's Health Library. It was donated to Wellcome in 2016 by the Feminist Library, which acted as temporary custodian following the closure of Women's Health in 2006. The Women's Health Library archive, consisting of information files on a wide range of health issues, is held in the Wellcome Library (Reference: SA/WHL).


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