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Obstetrics



Classify works on obstetrical nursing in WY 157.

 

  WQ 1-150 Reference Works. General Works
  WQ 152-175 Childbirth. Prenatal Care
  WQ 200-212 Reproduction. Pregnancy
  WQ 215-270 Pregnancy Complications
  WQ 300-330 Labor
  WQ 400-450 Obstetric Surgical Procedures
  WQ 500-505 Postpartum Period


Reference Works. General Works

 
WQ 1
Organizations. Societies (General or not elsewhere classified) (Cutter from name of organization or society)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Includes membership lists issued serially or separately. Classify directories in WQ 22. Classify annual reports, journals, etc., in W1. For academies and institutes, see WQ 23-24.
 
Collected works (General)
WQ 5
By several authors
WQ 7
By individual authors
 
WQ 9
Addresses. Essays. Lectures (General)
 
WQ 11
History (Table G)
WQ 11.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WQ 13
Dictionaries. Encyclopedias
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WQ 15
Classification. Terminology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WQ 16
Tables. Statistics
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify here maternal mortality statistics without causes of death. Classify statistics including causes of death in WA 900.
 
WQ 17
Atlases. Pictorial works
Classify atlases limited to a particular part of the system here also.
 
WQ 18
Education
Classify here works about education.
 
WQ 18.2
Educational materials
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify here educational materials, e.g., outlines, questions and answers, programmed instruction, computer-assisted instruction, etc., regardless of format. Classify textbooks, regardless of format, by subject.
 
WQ 19
Schools, departments, and faculties of obstetrics
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WQ 20
Research (General)
Classify here works about research in general. Classify works about research on a particular subject by subject.
 
WQ 21
Obstetrics as a profession. Ethics. Peer review
 
WQ 22
Directories (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WQ 22.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
Clinics, dispensaries, academies, etc.
WQ 23
Collective (Table G)
WQ 23.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
WQ 24
Individual (Cutter from name of clinic) (Table G)
 
WQ 25
Laboratory manuals. Technique
 
WQ 26
Equipment and supplies
Classify catalogs in W 26.
 
WQ 26.5
Informatics. Automatic data processing. Computers (General)
Classify works on use for special subjects by subject.
 
Maternity hospitals
WQ 27
Collective (Table G)
WQ 27.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
WQ 28
Individual (Cutter from name of hospital) (Table G)
 
Museums, exhibitions, etc.
WQ 28.5
Collective
WQ 28.6
Individual (Cutter from name of museum, etc.)
 
WQ 32
Laws (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WQ 32.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WQ 33
Discussion of law (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WQ 33.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WQ 34
Malpractice (Table G)
WQ 34.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WQ 39
Handbooks. Resource guides
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify handbooks for midwifery at WQ 165.
 
WQ 100
General works
 
WQ 150
Popular works on pregnancy and childbirth


Childbirth. Prenatal Care

 
WQ 152
Natural childbirth
 
WQ 155
Home childbirth
 
WQ 160
Midwifery
WQ 165
Manuals for midwives. Handbooks
 
WQ 175
Prenatal care


Reproduction. Pregnancy

 
WQ 200
General works (Table G)
WQ 200.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WQ 202
Diagnosis
Cf. QY 335 Pregnancy tests.
 
WQ 205
Fertilization. Development of ovum. General physiology of reproduction
 
WQ 206
Sex determination analysis
Classify works on genetic sex determination in QS 638.
 
WQ 208
Reproductive techniques
(e.g., Artificial insemination. Embryo transfer. Fertilization in vitro)
 
WQ 209
Prenatal diagnosis. Fetal monitoring
 
WQ 210
Fetus. Extraembryonic membranes. Umbilical cord. Perinatology (General)
Classify works on fetal experimentation in general in W 20.5.
WQ 210.5
Fetal anatomy, physiology, and biochemistry
WQ 211
Fetal diseases (General or not elsewhere classified)
 
WQ 212
Placenta
Cf. WK 920 Placental hormones.


Pregnancy Complications

 
WQ 215
Toxemias
(e.g., Eclampsia)
 
WQ 220
Ectopic pregnancy
 
WQ 225
Spontaneous abortion. Fetal death
Cf. WQ 440 Induced abortion; W 867 Criminal abortion. Classify works on perinatal mortality in WA 900.
 
WQ 235
Multiple pregnancy
 
WQ 240
Pregnancy complications (General or not elsewhere classified)
Classify works on pre-enclampsia in WQ 215.
WQ 244
Cardiovascular complications
WQ 248
Diabetes
WQ 252
Hematologic complications
WQ 256
Infectious diseases
WQ 260
Urologic complications
 
WQ 270
Maternal death


Labor

 
WQ 300
General works
 
WQ 305
Physiology. Clinical course
 
WQ 307
Presentation
 
WQ 310
Dystocia
 
WQ 320
Disproportions of the pelvis
 
WQ 330
Complications of labor
(e.g., Postpartum hemorrhage)


Obstetric Surgical Procedures

 
WQ 400
General works
Classify works on obstetrical anesthesia in WO 450.
 
[WQ 410]
[This number not used]
Classify preparatory manipulation in obstetrical surgery in WQ 415.
 
WQ 415
Delivery (including preparatory manipulation)
WQ 425
Use of forceps
WQ 430
Cesarean section. Symphysiotomy and similar techniques
 
[WQ 435]
[This number not used]
Classify embryotomy in WQ 440.
 
WQ 440
Induction of labor. Therapeutic abortion. Techniques of induced abortion
Cf. WQ 225 Spontaneous abortion and W 867 Crimimal abortion. Classify works on sociological and religious aspects of induced abortion in HQ 767-767.52. Classify works on public health aspects of abortion in WA 550.
 
WQ 450
Resuscitation of the newborn


Postpartum Period

 
WQ 500
General works. Postnatal care
 
WQ 505
Puerperal infection

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