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The Resource The science of pregnancy, Sarah Brewer, Shaoni Bhattacharya, Justine Davies, Sheena Meredith, Penny Preston ; editorial consultant, Paul Moran

The science of pregnancy, Sarah Brewer, Shaoni Bhattacharya, Justine Davies, Sheena Meredith, Penny Preston ; editorial consultant, Paul Moran

Label
The science of pregnancy
Title
The science of pregnancy
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Brewer, Shaoni Bhattacharya, Justine Davies, Sheena Meredith, Penny Preston ; editorial consultant, Paul Moran
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follow the amazing journey of the earliest stages of human life, with month-by-month development shown in unprecedented detail. The complex concepts and processes of emerging life are demystified with clear, jargon-free text, while exclusive 3-D images, extraordinary photographs, and detailed illustrations illuminate every aspect of human pregnancy
Member of
Cataloging source
GCmBT
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Pregnant body book
Dewey number
618.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RG525
LC item number
.P6846 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
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  • Brewer, Sarah
  • Bhattacharya, Shaoni
  • Davies, Justine
  • Meredith, Sheena
  • Preston, Penny
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pregnancy
  • Childbirth
  • Pregnant women
Label
The science of pregnancy, Sarah Brewer, Shaoni Bhattacharya, Justine Davies, Sheena Meredith, Penny Preston ; editorial consultant, Paul Moran
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The complete illustrated guide from conception to birth"--Cover
  • Includes index
  • "First American edition published in June 2011 as The pregnant body book."--Colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Human pregnancy -- The evolution of pregnancy -- Medical advances -- Imaging techniques -- Going inside -- ANATOMY: Body systems ; The male reproductive system ; The prostate gland, penis, and testes ; Male puberty ; How sperm is made ; The female reproductive system ; The ovaries and fallopian tubes ; The uterus, cervix, and vagina ; The breasts ; Female puberty ; The female reproductive cycle -- GENETICS: The molecules of life ; How DNA works ; Patterns of inheritance ; Genetic problems and investigations -- THE SCIENCE OF SEX: The evolution of sex ; Attractiveness ; Desire and arousal ; The act of sex ; Birth control -- CONCEPTION TO BIRTH: [Trimesters 1-3 ; Mother and embryo/fetus ; Key developments ; Formation of body systems ; Mother's changing body ; Fetus's changing body] -- LABOR: Preparing for birth ; The first stage of labor ; The birth ; Birth settings ; After the birth ; Assisted birth -- POSTNATAL DEVELOPMENT: Recovery and feeding ; The newborn baby ; Early responses and progress ; The first two years -- DISORDERS: Fertility disorders ; Female reproductive disorders ; Male reproductive disorders ; Sexually transmitted diseases ; Complications in pregnancy ; Labor and delivery problems ; Problems in newborns ; Problems affecting the mother after delivery
Control code
on1124855720
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
New edition ; American edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781465480538
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
The science of pregnancy, Sarah Brewer, Shaoni Bhattacharya, Justine Davies, Sheena Meredith, Penny Preston ; editorial consultant, Paul Moran
Publication
Note
  • "The complete illustrated guide from conception to birth"--Cover
  • Includes index
  • "First American edition published in June 2011 as The pregnant body book."--Colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Human pregnancy -- The evolution of pregnancy -- Medical advances -- Imaging techniques -- Going inside -- ANATOMY: Body systems ; The male reproductive system ; The prostate gland, penis, and testes ; Male puberty ; How sperm is made ; The female reproductive system ; The ovaries and fallopian tubes ; The uterus, cervix, and vagina ; The breasts ; Female puberty ; The female reproductive cycle -- GENETICS: The molecules of life ; How DNA works ; Patterns of inheritance ; Genetic problems and investigations -- THE SCIENCE OF SEX: The evolution of sex ; Attractiveness ; Desire and arousal ; The act of sex ; Birth control -- CONCEPTION TO BIRTH: [Trimesters 1-3 ; Mother and embryo/fetus ; Key developments ; Formation of body systems ; Mother's changing body ; Fetus's changing body] -- LABOR: Preparing for birth ; The first stage of labor ; The birth ; Birth settings ; After the birth ; Assisted birth -- POSTNATAL DEVELOPMENT: Recovery and feeding ; The newborn baby ; Early responses and progress ; The first two years -- DISORDERS: Fertility disorders ; Female reproductive disorders ; Male reproductive disorders ; Sexually transmitted diseases ; Complications in pregnancy ; Labor and delivery problems ; Problems in newborns ; Problems affecting the mother after delivery
Control code
on1124855720
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
New edition ; American edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781465480538
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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