Pocket Obstetrics and Gynaecology (35% pre-order discount)

€49,95 €32,50

Exciting news! This pocket will go to print next month. Delivery expected in August 2024. Order now with a 35% pre-order discount. 171 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.

Shipping & Return

✅ This is a pre-order. Delivery expected in August 2024.
✅ Shipping costs are calculated at checkout
✅ Track process (automatically sent to your email after shipping)
✅ Returns are possible within 30 days of delivery
✅ Questions? Our customer service is happy to help, feel free to contact us!

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 August 2024.

Successfully added to cart

Compendium Medicine Obstetrics and Gynaecology  35% discount pre-order
Pocket Obstetrics and Gynaecology (35% pre-order discount)
View cart

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).

"Your mainstay, and it fits right into the pocket of your doctor's coat"

Charlotte Deltour, resident Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Gent


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

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

Prof.dr. Liliana Mereu

Head of gynaecological department at Santa Chiara Hospital, Trento

Prof. Ján Švihra

Professor Urology, Bratislava

Drs. Harry Visser

Obstetrics and Fertility subspecialist at Tergooi Medical Centre

Drs. Siobhan Corcoran

Maternal and Fetal medicine subspecialist at The National Maternity Hospital, Dublin

Drs. Koen Traen

Gynaecological Oncology subspecialist at OLV Hospital, Aalst

Drs. Charlotte Deltour

MD, Resident Obstetrics and Gynaecology at University Hospital Gent

Drs. L.G.H. Cornelissen

MD, Resident Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Catharina Hospital in Eindhoven

Carlijn Veldman

Sounding board
MD, Editor Dutch version, 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+

Linde Verburgh

Sounding Board
MD, Resident Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Zaans Medical Centre, Zaandam

Eva L. Brunner

Sounding Board
Forensic Physician Resident at Hecht GGD Hollands Midden, Leiden

Merit Maas

Sounding Board
MD at Centre for Youth and Family Rijnmond, Rotterdam

Drs. P.A. Maria

Sounding Board
MD at Amsterdam UMC

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: contact@compendiummedicine.com.

  • Click here to view the preview directly.

  • 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

Gwendolyn Vuurberg

Chief Editor
MD, PhD, Radiology and Nuclear Medicine resident at Rijnstate & Radboud University Medical Center

Compendium Medicine team Maaike van Hoesel

Maaike van Hoesel

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

World map - pocket obgyn pre-ordered in 40+ countries!

Why order the pocket Obstetrics and Gynaecology now?

Delivery expected: August 2024

Receive a limited 35% early-bird discount

Be among the first to receive the pocket

Contribute to our mission of making medical knowledge accessible worldwide

Get the opportunity to join our rewards programme as an affiliate member

  • 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 August 2024.

✅ 100% Efficiency

No unnecessary words

✅ 100% Visual

Through icons, diagrams, tables & images

✅ 100% Quality

Ensured by medical specialists