DC Dutta’s Textbook of Obstetrics 8th edition
DC Dutta’s Textbook of Obstetrics 8th edition is in service to the medical fraternity for the last 31 years. It primarily
aims at the medical students, trainee residents, practicing doctors and the midwives. It has evolved to provide comprehensive and updated information in a concise and easy-to-read format. !e eighth edition has come out with an international standard to meet the overwhelming demand in many parts of the world. All the chapters have been extensively revised and strategically reorganized.
Being insisted continuously and hard-pressed by my beloved students, Author ultimately decided to write a compact, comprehensive and practically oriented the DC Dutta’s Textbook of Obstetrics 8th edition. It is an attempt to encourage the students to learn obstetrics in a comparatively easy way. The aim was to emphasize the simplicities rather than complexities of knowledge.
The DC Dutta’s Textbook of Obstetrics 8th edition book is written in a clear and concise language and an author’s style, which holds the reader’s interest. Controversies are avoided, and the management of the obstetrical problems is being highlighted with the facilities available to most of the third world countries. Extensive illustrations and flow charts (schemes) have been used as and when needed to add transparency and clarity to the subject and to emphasize the practical nature of the book.
Although the DC Dutta’s Textbook of Obstetrics 8th edition book has been written primarily for the undergraduates, it should also prove to be useful to nurses (midwives), those aspiring for diploma and postgraduate degrees in obstetrics and even to the practicing obstetricians.