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Obstetric Module
Volume 4

Fetal development and maternal adaptation

Edited by

Professor Asma Khalil
Professor of Maternal Fetal Medicine
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
(NICE) Fellow (2013-16)
Fetal Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology,
St George's University of London, St George's Hospital, London, UK