Antenatal Care
Antenatal Care

Antenatal Care

by Veronica Gillispie, MD, FACOG

Studying Obstetrics has never been so easy!

When taking care of a pregnant woman it is crucial to know about anatomical changes, routine care and prenatal abnormalities.

Imagine your are listening to heart sounds in a pregnant patient.Is this perhaps a special case where the heart is displacedto the left, upwards, and rotated on the long axis? And how would you manage gestational diabetes, preeclampsia or an abortion?

Dr. Veronica Gilliespie is an expert in the USMLE Step 2 essential topic of Obstetrics and will teach you about Antenatal Care. Get ahead of your colleagues by learning about the following topics:

  • Changes in the Cardiovascular, Hematologic and Respiratory Systems
  • Changes in the Gastrointestinal, Renal and Metabolic Systems
  • Confirming and dating pregnancy
  • Aneuploidy Screening
  • Typology of Abortion
  • Preeclampsia and eclampsia
  • Abnormal placentation
  • Fetal Growth Restriction

Build upon your understanding of Obstetrics and follow Dr. Gilliespie as she explains complicated concepts in an easy and understandable way. Raise your USMLE Step 2 scores with the help of high-yield information via high quality videos, topic reviews, quizzes and mnemonics.

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Course Details

  • Videos 19
  • Duration 1:44 h
  • Quiz questions 107
  • Articles 13


Your Educators of course Antenatal Care

 Veronica Gillispie, MD, FACOG

Veronica Gillispie, MD, FACOG

Dr. Veronica Gillispie is the Clerkship Director for Obstetrics and Gynecology for the Ochsner Clinical School at the University of Queensland, Australia. She is responsible for curriculum development and preparing her students for USMLE Step 2. Her teaching has been described by her students as relatable. She makes complicated topics easy to understand.

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By Behzad R. on 08. November 2019 for Antenatal Care

She is nice and a lot of knowledge and good professor.

By Leticia B. on 01. October 2019 for Gestational Diabetes

Great lecture, Really helped me understand gestational diabetes tests better

My opinion about the Antenatal Care course.
By David W. on 24. July 2019 for Antenatal Care

An amazing course the main reason is that all concepts presented by Dr. Veronica Gillispie are so well explained. And also all the clinical cases presented, help to understand in a deeper level all the concepts and highlights concerning the subject.

Physiological changes during pregnency
By Rasha Y. on 08. February 2019 for Pregnancy Physiology: Cardiovascular, Hematologic and Respiratory System

The presentation was brief and simplified thanks too much and I hope like these lectures in future