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Pocket Obstetrics and Gynaecology (40% pre-order discount)

€49,95 €29,95

Kickstart this project and enjoy a 40% early-bird discount. Delivery in July 2024. 118 pockets left at this price!

A compact clinical guide for healthcare professionals in obstetrics and gynaecology. It covers essential physiological and anatomical foundations, key gynaecological conditions, and aspects of normal physiology and pathology encountered during pregnancy. It addresses about 120 gynaecological conditions, including fertility, pregnancy, and oncology.

Product details

- Language: English

- Written and updated according to European guidelines

- ISBN: 9789083374017

- Print length: 315 pages

- Edition: first (2024)

- Dimensions: 170 mm x 120 mm

- The pocket fits in your white coat!

- We expect to ship it to you in July 2024.

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Seeking a portable ob-gyn guide?

Topics covered include pharmacotherapy, obstetric and gynaecological examinations, diagnostics, fertility treatments, gynaecological interventions, and a step-by-step description of significant phases of giving birth. Additionally, obstetric and gynaecological conditions are explained per clinical phase (e.g. history taking, physical examination, and available treatment options).

Help us kickstart this project!

Founders Veerle Smit and Romée Snijders in Amsterdam

The starting point of our journey

Over the years, we've created 18 bestselling pockets in Dutch. We're now bringing Compendium to the world with our English books. Are you ready for a global overview of medical knowledge?

Compendium Medicine pocket Obstetrics and Gynaecology inside

Crossing borders with our bestseller

We're thrilled to work on our fourth English book. The Obstetrics and Gynaecology pocket has proven to be a favourite among readers in the Netherlands and Belgium, and we look forward to sharing it with an international audience.

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We're working on the pocket together with a passionate team of students and experienced doctors. Join our mission to make medical knowledge accessible worldwide!

Compendium Medicine Veerle Smit Romee Snijders in white coat
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"Your support through pre-ordering makes a significant impact! Plus, you'll be one of the first to explore this valuable resource."

- Romée Snijders & Veerle Smit


Get a glimpse inside! Find various aspects of Obstetrics and Gynaecology:


Obstetric and gynaecological examinations


Fertility treatments

Gynaecological interventions

A step-by-step description of phases of giving birth

Please note that the video features the Dutch version of the book, as we're currently working on the English version. You will receive the English version!

In one glance: clear images

With thanks to our medical illustrators.

Compendium Medicine Coronal section of internal genitalia

Coronal section of internal genitalia

Compendium Medicine From ovulation to implantation

From ovulation to implantation

Compendium Medicine Overview of uterine anomalies

Overview of uterine anomalies

Solid structure

Visual, to the point and concise
- Clinical focus
- Convenient index

Compendium Method ©
- Straightforward tables
- Illustrations for every medical condition
- Icons, many figures and useful mnemonics
- Quality ensured by medical specialists
- No unnecessary words

Practical chapters

- Anatomy
- Physiology
- Embryology - History taking
- Physical examination
- Additional diagnostics
- Obstetric and gynaecological interventions
- Lab interpretation
- Pharmacotherapy
- Differential diagnoses
- Obstetric and gynaecological conditions
- Clinical reasoning

Quality guaranteed by medical specialists

Compendium Medicine team Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens

Gynaecologist at Ghent University Hospital

Compendium Medicine team Drs. A.W. Kastelein

Drs. A.W. Kastelein

Resident Gynaecology at Amsterdam UMC

Carlijn Veldman

Sounding board
MD, Resident in Pulmonary Medicine

Compendium Medicine team Pijs Daan

Daan Pijs

Sounding board
Medicine Graduate Entry Program (ZIGMA) student & Project Manager at the Dutch Research Council

Compendium Medicine team Marijke Dorhout Mees

Marijke Dorhout Mees

Sounding board
Medical student, Clinical Nursing Supporter - Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at UMC Amsterdam

Compendium Medicine team Lia Bica

Lia Bica

Sounding board
Medical student, Research assistant Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht - Vascular Surgery MUMC+

Drs. L.G.H. Cornelissen

Catharina Hospital in Eindhoven

Drs. C.H.J.R. Jansen

Amsterdam UMC

Prof. Dr. S. Han

UZ Leuven

Obstetrics and Gynaecology pocket FAQ

Is your question not listed here? You can reach out to us via chat in the bottom right corner or by email:

  • The pocket's production is guided by the collective effort of students, doctors, and a team of over 10 specialists, including gynaecologists.

  • The quality is ensured by a team of medical specialists who supervised and revised the text written by medical students.

  • This book is written for a diverse range of readers, including medical students during their rotations, residents, and potentially medical specialists who are not specialised in obstetrics and gynaecology and wish to refresh their knowledge.

  • The supervising team consists of a broad group of medical doctors, part of which is specialised in gynaecology, and a part of which is in charge of readability and clinical applicability. In that way, we can ensure the best medical quality of the pocket while keeping it user-friendly!

  • The guidelines in this book are written and updated according to European guidelines.

  • Currently, we're offering our pockets as paperback only. While we may explore digital options in the future, it's not on our roadmap at the moment.


A team of students and doctors share the passion to bring healthcare together and make medicine clear and accessible worldwide!

Founder Romee Snijders, MD, in white coat

Romée Snijders

MD, PhD candidate, Founder Compendium Medicine

Founder Veerle Smit, MD, in white coat

Veerle Smit

MD, Founder Compendium Medicine

Compendium Medicine team Maaike van Hoesel

Maaike van Hoesel

Editor and Author
Resident Obstetrics and Gynaecology at University Medical Center Groningen

Compendium Medicine team Sherdina Romney

Sherdina Romney

Student Selective Utrecht Medical Master (SUMMA)

Compendium Medicine team Nathasja van Leeuwen

Nathasja van Leeuwen

Medical Doctor at St. Joseph Hospital Kagondo

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  • Supporting us by pre-ordering the Obstetrics and Gynaecology pocket is not just about acquiring a valuable medical resource; it's about contributing to a mission. Our mission is to make essential medical knowledge accessible to medical students and professionals worldwide. By supporting us, you're not only investing in your own education or practice but also helping us achieve this global goal.

  • Yes, by pre-ordering the pocket, you are guaranteed to receive a copy of the Obstetrics and Gynaecology pocket once it's completed. Our early customers are top priority, and your support ensures you'll be among the first to have access to this valuable resource.

  • The pricing for the Obstetrics and Gynaecology pocket is designed to reward early supporters. We offer higher discount percentages the earlier you place your order.

  • We ship to almost every country in the world. If you're unable to complete your order, simply send us an email. We will be more than happy to assist you and arrange shipping to your location. You will receive the discount that applies at the time you email us.

  • We are currently working on the pocket, we expect to ship the pocket to you in July 2024.

✅ 100% Efficiency

No unnecessary words

✅ 100% Visual

Through icons, diagrams, tables & images

✅ 100% Quality

Ensured by medical specialists