Deja Review Microbiology & Immunology, Second Edition

Author: Eric Chen,Sanjay Kasturi

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071629515

Category: Medical

Page: 424

View: 8361

MAXIMUM RETENTION--MINIMAL TIME "I wish I had a copy of this book during my microbiology course ... excellent for classroom studies during the first two years of medical school." -- Judy Vu, Third Year Medical Student, University of Utah School of Medicine "I really enjoyed 'pimping' friends with questions from this book as a review for Step 1." -- Pete Pelletier, Third Year Medical Student, University of Utah School of Medicine "This excellent book covers the material second year medical students need to study for exams. It could easily be used in a small group to review. 3 Stars."--Doody's Review Service Deja Review: Microbiology and Immunology boils down your coursework to just the critical concepts you need to know for exam success. This unbeatable guide features a quick-read, two-column "flashcard" Q&A format--specifically designed to help you remember a large amount of pertinent information in the least amount of time possible. The format allows you to zero-in on only the correct answers to promote memory retention and get the most out of your study time. Great for last minute review of high-yield facts, Deja Review provides a straightforward way for you to assess your strengths and weaknesses so you can excel on your course exams and the USMLE Step 1. Active recall questions allow you to understand, not just memorize, the content Clinical vignettes at the end of chapters prepare you for board-style questions Portable size for study on the go--fits in your white coat pocket Bookmark included to guide you through easy-to-use flashcard presentation

Deja Review Microbiology & Immunology

Author: Eric Chen,Sanjay Kasturi

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071468668

Category: Medical

Page: 373

View: 4668

Accelerated answers for the microbiology and immunology course exams and the USMLE Step 1-written by students, for students This book covers all of the important topics for the USMLE as well as everyday information that will be used in class and clinic." -- Darin K. Winn, M4, University of Utah School of Medicine This is the easiest study aid to use for last minute studying." -- David K. Lee, M2, Harvard Medical School If you're a medical student on the go, gearing up for the microbiology and immunology course/shelf exam and the USMLE Step 1 exam can present a big challenge. How do you boil down your microbiology and immunology course work into only the most critical concepts, so you can have the edge at exam time? Deja Review: Microbiology & Immunology is the resource that gets you there. Drawn from the perspectives of top students fresh from their course exams and the USMLE Step 1, this unbeatable, portable guide features a quick-read Q&A format-one that helps you efficiently plow through a large amount of pertinent information. It also allows you to zero in on only correct answers to promote memorization and optimize your study time. Features Written by top medical students who just aced the USMLE Step 1 All-inclusive yet concise coverage of microbiology and immunology Study-enhancing tips, mnemonics, and insider advice Clinical vignettes chapter lets you renew material likely to appear on the USMLE Step 1 and the course exams

Deja Review Pharmacology, Second Edition

Author: Jessica Gleason

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071736787

Category: Medical

Page: 236

View: 1318

MAXIMUM RETENTION--MINIMAL TIME "This is an excellent review of pharmacology for the student who is looking to identify his/her strengths and weaknesses prior to the exam." -- Alexis Dallara, Fourth Year Medical Student, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine "The beauty of this text is that it includes essential pharmacology concepts in a compact book that can be quickly referenced and read multiple times during the course of a student's studies. I would definitely recommend it to any medical student." -- Rosalyn Pham, Fourth Year Medical Student, University of Washington Medical School Deja Review: Pharmacology boils down your coursework to just the critical concepts you need to know for exam success. This unbeatable guide features a quick-read "flashcard" Q&A format--specifically designed to help you remember a large amount of pertinent information in the least amount of time possible. The format allows you to zero-in on only the correct answers to promote memory retention and get the most out of your study time. Great for last minute review of high-yield facts, Deja Review provides a straightforward way for you to assess your strengths and weaknesses so you can excel on your course exams and the USMLE Step 1. Active recall questions allow you to understand, not just memorize, the content Clinical vignettes at the end of chapters prepare you for board-style questions Portable size for study on the go--fits in your white coat pocket Bookmark included to guide you through easy-to-use flashcard presentation

Deja Review Pathology, Second Edition

Author: Jessica Davis,Emily King

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071736770

Category: Medical

Page: 458

View: 1278

Ace pathology on the USMLE Step 1! Maximum Retention – Minimum Time Deja Review: Pathology boils down your coursework to just the critical concepts you need to know for exam success. This unbeatable guide features a quick-read, two-column “flashcard” Q&A format – specifically designed to help you remember a large amount of pertinent information in the least amount of time possible. The format allows you to zero-in on only the correct answers to promote memory retention and get the most out of your study time. Great for last minute review of high-yield facts, Deja Review: Pathology provides a straightforward way for you to assess your strengths and weaknesses and prepare for USMLE Step 1 success. Features Active recall questions allow you to understand, not just memorize, the content Clinical vignettes at the end of chapters prepare you for board questions. Portable size for study on the go – fits in your white coat pocket. Bookmark included to help you work through easy-to-use flashcard presentation

Deja Review Physiology, Second Edition

Author: Edward Gould

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071639293

Category: Medical

Page: 280

View: 7300

Sales Handle This high-yield, rapid-fire Q&A book is written by students for students to help first and second year medical students review physiology for their course exams as well as prepare for the USMLE Step 1. About the Book The Deja Review series helps you "Remember what you already know"; the flashcard format helps medical students recall the most important, must-know facts and concepts covered in their course work for physiology. This rapid-fire question & answer review book allows students to quickly navigate through the information needed for their course exams and USMLE Step 1. Active recall questions reinforce correct answers to enhance learning - not just passive memorization. Physiology is a required course in many medical schools, and heavily covered on USMLE Step 1. Mnemonics and keywords sprinkled throughout the text facilitate focus on core facts, while clinical vignettes at the end of each chapter allow students to reflect on the topic they have just read. This book will publish with seven other basic science books in the Deja Review series, along with USMLE Step1 and USMLE Step 2 review books for a total of 10 new editions in Fall 2010. BBD: 6/18/2010 In-Store Date: 7/1/2010 Pub Month: July 2010 Features Rapid Recall Q and A format simulates flashcards in a book. Keywords and mnemonics highlighted throughout the text. NEW figures. Expanded chapter on Reproductive Physiology Clinical vignette review questions at the end of each chapter. Contributions by med students who aced the USMLE. Two column format allows for “flashcard” use of Q&A USMLE-format vignettes at the end of each chapter provide review of material covered in a clinical presentation. Clinical correlations of basic science throughout the text help students prepare for course work and board exams. Content complements other review material and works in conjunction with other larger course books. Portable size for use on the go Chapters written by med students ensures the most up-to-date coverage of content actually covered on course exam and USMLE Market / Audience Primary Market: First and second year US and Canadian medical students preparing for USMLE Step 1: 17,000 Secondary Market: International MD USMLE Step 1 test-takers: 16,000 DO Students USMLE Step 1 test-takers: 1,500 About the Authors Reviews "I think this book would be great for USMLE review as well as Physiology course work...I think this book did a great job putting the right amount of details to help students prepare for the course exams as well as the USMLE." -- Sheree Perron, EVMS, M2

Deja Review Neuroscience, Second Edition

Author: Matthew Tremblay

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071632454

Category: Medical

Page: 272

View: 9330

Sales Handle This high-yield, rapid-fire Q&A book simulates flashcards in a book to help first and second year medical students review neuroscience for their course exams as well as prepare for the USMLE Step 1. About the Book The Deja Review series helps you Remember what you already know; the flashcard format helps medical students recall the most important, must-know facts and concepts covered in their course work for neuroscience. This rapid-fire question and answer review book allows students to quickly navigate through the information needed for their course exams and USMLE Step 1. Active recall questions reinforce correct answers to enhance learning - not just passive memorization. Neuroscience is a required course in many medical schools, some consider it one of the most difficult, and heavily covered on USMLE Step 1. Mnemonics and keywords sprinkled throughout the text facilitate focus on core facts, while clinical vignettes at the end of each chapter allow students to reflect on the topic they have just read. This book will publish with seven other basic science books in the Deja Review series, along with USMLE Step1 and USMLE Step 2 review books for a total of 10 new editions of Deja Review in 2010. BBD: 6/18/2010 In-Store Date: 7/1/2010 Pub Month: July 2010 Features Active recall Q&A format simulates flashcards in a book. Keywords and mnemonics highlighted throughout the text. High-Yield diagrams. Content integrated across organ systems to help students understand clinical presentation of basic neuroscience. Clinical vignette review questions at the end of each chapter. Contributions by med students who just aced the USMLE Step 1. Two column format allows for flashcard use of Q and A USMLE-format vignettes at the end of each chapter provide review of material covered in a clinical presentation. Clinical correlations of basic science throughout the text help students prepare for course work and board exams Content complements other review material and works in conjunction with other larger course books. Portable size for use on the go Chapters written by med students ensures the most up-to-date coverage of content actually covered on course exam and USMLE Market/Audience Primary Market: First and second year US and Canadian medical students preparing for USMLE Step 1: 17,000 Secondary Market: International MD USMLE Step 1 test-takers: 16,000 DO Students USMLE Step 1 test-takers: 1,500 Author Profile Matthew Tremblay (Bronx, NY) is a MD / PhD candidate at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY with a concentration: Alzheimer's Disease Pathogenesis Reviews "I liked the format of the a lot and it made me a bit disappointed that I didn't try to sue the other books from the series. I like learning from the short question/vignette followed by answer format and this book is a great example." -- Eric Chanowski, University of Michigan " I would recommend this book to my classmates, and in fact have already recommended the series to student who will begin medical school this fall." -- Joshua Lynch, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Deja Review USMLE Step 1, Second Edition

Author: Daniel Orringer,John Naheedy

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical

ISBN: 9780071627184

Category: Medical

Page: 412

View: 9190

Ace the USMLE Step 1 with these unique “flashcards in a book”! Students who just aced the USMLE Step 1 reveal what it takes to excel! "This book was excellent, and well organized. The 'make the diagnosis' section was great--lengthy and thorough--just like Step 1. It was nice because it was compact enough that you could fit it in your bag and review it anywhere. Great!" -- Sarah Fabiano, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Class of 2010 "I like the fact that embryology for each system is given at the beginning of each chapter. This series is a wonderful compendium throughout the medical college years, particularly preclinical years to prepare for Step 1." -- Ali Rizvi, MPH, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Class of 2010 Deja Reveiw: USMLE Step 1 boils down your coursework to just the critical concepts you need to know for exam success. This unbeatable guide features a quick-read, two-column "flashcard" Q&A format--specifically designed to help you remember a large amount of pertinent information in the least amount of time possible. The format allows you to zero in on only the correct answers to promote memory retention and get the most out of your study time. Great for last-minute review of high-yield facts, Deja Review provides a straightforward way for you to assess your strengths and weaknesses for USMLE Step 1 success. You will find everything you need to ace the exam, including: Active recall Q&A that allow you to understand, not just memorize, the content “Make a Diagnosis” clinical vignettes that put the material in clinical context Mnemonics and key words to help you focus on core concepts Portable size for study on the go--fits in your white coat pocket Bookmark included to help you work through easy-to-use flashcard presentation The Content You Need to Ace the USMLE Step 1: Basic Principles, Immunology, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Neuroscience, Cardiovascular, Pulmonary, Gastroenterology, Reproduction and Endocrinology, Renal and Genitourinary, Hematology and Oncology, Skin and Connective Tissues, Musculoskeletal, Behavioral Sciences, Make the Diagnosis, Abbreviations.

Deja Review Family Medicine, 2nd Edition

Author: Mayra Perez,Winston Liaw,Lindsay Botsford

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071736909

Category: Medical

Page: 272

View: 436

"Flashcards in a book" provide a comprehensive yet concise review for the family medicine clerkship Maximum retention in minimum time! Deja Review: Family Medicine boils down your coursework to just the critical concepts you need to know for exam success. This unbeatable guide features a quick-read, two-column, “flashcard in a book” Q&A format. – specifically designed to help you remember a large amount of pertinent information in the least amount of time possible. The format allows you to zero-in on only the correct answers to promote memory retention and get the most out of your study time. Great for last minute review of high-yield facts, Deja Review provides a straightforward way for you to assess your strengths and weaknesses so you can excel on the clerkship and the USMLE Step 2 CK. Contents organized by chief complaint, just like a patient would present. Active recall questions allow you to understand, not just memorize the content Clinical vignettes at the end of the book prepare you for board-style questions Portable size for study on the go – fits into your coat pocket Bookmark included to guide you through easy-to-use flashcard presentation

Deja Review Histology & Cell Biology, Second Edition

Author: Jae Song

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071629508

Category: Medical

Page: 304

View: 1903

Sales Handle This high-yield, rapid-fire Q&A book simulates flashcards in a book to help first and second year medical students review histology and medical cell biology for their course exams as well as prepare for the USMLE Step 1. About the Book The Deja Review series helps you Remember what you already know; the flashcard format helps medical students recall the most important, must-know facts and concepts covered in their course work for histology and medical cell biology. This rapid-fire question & answer review book allows students to quickly navigate through the information needed for their course exams and USMLE Step 1. Active recall questions reinforce correct answers to enhance learning - not just passive memorization. This book will publish with seven other basic science books in the Deja Review series, along with USMLE Step1 and USMLE Step 2 review books for a total of 10 new editions of Deja Review in 2010. Features Active recall Q&A format simulates flashcards in a book. Keywords and mnemonics highlighted throughout the text. High-Yield diagrams. NEW: Histological images Numerous correlations with pathology and pahtophysiology to help students tie together basic facts with clinical medicine. Expanded clinical vignette review questions at the end of each chapter. Contributions by med students who just aced the USMLE Step 1. Written by top students who just took the Step 1 exam. Two column format allows for ?flashcard? use of Q&A USMLE-format vignettes at the end of each chapter provide review of material covered in a clinical presentation. Clinical correlations of basic science throughout the text help students prepare for course work and board exams. Content complements other review material and works in conjunction with other larger course books. Portable size for use on the go Chapters written by med students ensures the most up-to-date coverage of content actually covered on course exam and USMLE Market/Audience Primary Market: First and second year US and Canadian medical students preparing for USMLE Step 1: 17,000 Secondary Market: International MD USMLE Step 1 test-takers: 16,000 DO Students USMLE Step 1 test-takers: 1,500 Author Profiles Ricky Darnell Grisson, II, MD, (Boston, MA) Pathology resident at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA. Graduated from Harvard Medical School magna cum laude NPP. Jae W. Song, MD, (Ann Arbor, MI) Surgery resident at University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI. Graduated from New York University School of Medicine, New York City with Honors in Cell Biology as part of a 6-year Research Program.

Essential Microbiology for Dentistry E-Book

Author: Lakshman Samaranayake

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702046957

Category: Medical

Page: 384

View: 5601

The new edition of this highly successful book continues to offer readers everything they require to gain a full understanding of microbiology as it relates to modern dental practice. The rich combination of easy-to-read text together with the extensive artwork programme makes Essential Microbiology for Dentistry the first choice of microbiology textbook for many students of dentistry worldwide. Comprehensive coverage of the subject area makes the book suitable for all aspects of the curriculum Almost 300 tables and illustrations present clinical, diagnostic and practical information in an easy-to-follow manner Contains ‘Key Facts’ boxes to act as useful aide-mémoires Self-assessment sections at the end of each chapter allow students to assess their understanding in key areas of knowledge Addresses the subject on a strictly ‘need-to-know for the dentist’ approach [e.g. only salient bacteria are included with thumbnail sketches of viruses and fungi] Contains a detailed - and now expanded - glossary and abbreviations list Contains the latest organism nomenclature and information regarding unculturable bacteria and novel molecular technology Includes a highly expanded section on oral biofilms and their relevance to systemic disease such as heart disease, diabetes, adverse pregnancy outcomes and nosocomial pneumonia Contains a brand new section on oral immunology – prepared by guest authors – as relevant to dentistry Contains a new section on the microbiology of perimplantitis Presents a fully revised and expanded section on infection control in dentistry encompassing British and American guidelines

Rapid Review Biochemistry E-Book

Author: John W. Pelley,Edward F. Goljan

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323080502

Category: Medical

Page: 208

View: 6014

Get the most from your study time, and experience a realistic USMLE simulation with Rapid Review Biochemistry, 3rd Edition, by Drs. John W. Pelley, and Edward F. Goljan. This new reference in the highly rated Rapid Review Series is formatted as a bulleted outline with photographs, tables, and figures that address all the biochemistry information you need to know for the USMLE. And with Student Consult functionality, you can become familiar with the look and feel of the actual exam by taking a timed or a practice online test that includes 350 USMLE-style questions. Author, John Pelley, wins 2010 Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award John Pelley PhD, an associate author of two popular medical review titles, Rapid Review Biochemistry, and Elsevier's Integrated Review Biochemistry has won the 2010 Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award. The award was established by the AOA medical honor society in 1988 to recognize faculty members who have distinguished themselves in medical student education. He is nationally known for applying concept mapping, a learning technique that focuses on building patterns and relationships to concepts, to medical education. Review the most current information with completely updated chapters, images, and questions. Profit from the guidance of series editor, Dr. Edward Goljan, a well-known author of medical review books, who reviewed and edited every question. Take a timed or a practice test online with more than 350 USMLE-style questions and full rationales for why every possible answer is right or wrong. Access all the information you need to know quickly and easily with a user-friendly, two-color outline format that includes High-Yield Margin Notes. Study and take notes more easily with the new, larger page size. Practice with a new testing platform on USMLE Consult that gives you a realistic review experience and fully prepares you for the exam.

Deja Review Biochemistry

Author: Saad Manzoul

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071474633

Category: Medical

Page: 175

View: 2463

Accelerated answers for the biochemistry course exams-written by students, for students "This book's question/answer organization will help medical students quickly review for boards, yet the book has sufficient depth to also serve as a study guide in the basic science curriculum." -- Brian Piltz, M4, University of Washington School of Medicine If you're a medical student on the go, gearing up for the biochemistry course/shelf exam and the USMLE Step 1 exam can present a big challenge. How do you boil down your biochemistry course work into only the most critical concepts, so you can have the edge at exam time? Deja Review: Biochemistry is the resource that gets you there. Drawn from the perspectives of top students fresh from their course exams and the USMLE Step 1, this unbeatable, portable guide features a quick-read Q&A format-one that helps you efficiently plow through a large amount of pertinent information. It also allows you to zero in on only correct answers to promote memorization and optimize your study time. Features Written by a top medical student who just aced the USMLE Step 1 All-inclusive yet concise coverage of bhochemistry Study-enhancing tips, mnemonics, and insider advice Clinical vignettes chapter lets you review material likely to appear on the USMLE Step 1

Robbins and Cotran Atlas of Pathology

Author: Edward C. Klatt

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455748765

Category: Medical

Page: 587

View: 5675

Blood vessels -- The heart--Hematopathology -- Red blood cell disorders -- The lung -- Head and neck -- The gastrointestinal tract -- The liver and biliary tract -- The pancreas -- The kidney -- The lower urinary tract -- The male genital tract -- The female genital tract -- The breast -- The endocrine system -- The skin -- Bones, joints, and soft tissue tumors -- Peripheral nerve and skeletal muscle -- The central nervous system -- The eye

Deja Review Pediatrics, 2nd Edition

Author: Brooke Davey

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071717939

Category: Medical

Page: 307

View: 7841

"Flashcards in a book" provide a comprehensive yet concise review for the pediatrics clerkship Maximum retention in minimum time! Deja Review: Pediatrics, 2e boils down your coursework to just the critical concepts you need to know for exam success. This unbeatable guide features a quick-read, two-column “flashcard” Q&A format – specifically designed to help you remember a large amount of information in the least amount of time possible. The format allows you to zero-in on only the correct answers to promote memory retention and get the most out of your study time. Great for last minute review of high-yield facts, Deja Review provides a straightforward way for you to assess your strengths and weaknesses so you can excel on your clerkship exam and the USMLE Step 2CK. Active recall questions allow you to understand, not just memorize, the content Clinical vignettes at the end of chapters prepare you for board-style questions Portable size for study on the go – fits in your white coat pocket Bookmark included to guide you through easy-to-use flashcard presentation

The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Hematology

Author: Griffin P Rodgers,Neal S. Young

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1451182708

Category: Medical

Page: 512

View: 5763

Packed with essential information on the diagnosis and treatment of blood and bone marrow disorders, "The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Hematology, Third Edition" should be carried in the white coat pocket of the student, resident, or hematology/oncology service and in the briefcase of the internist, hospitalist, family practitioner, and pediatrician who sees patients with blood diseases. Look inside and discover...- Organization by disease category makes critical information easy to find and use.- Reader-friendly format includes tables, algorithms, meaningful figures, and bulleted lists that highlight vital facts.- Invaluable contributions from recognized experts and senior fellows bridge the gap between science and the clinical practice.- Concise coverage of the diagnosis and treatment makes the handbook ideal for quick reference, as well as for Board review! NEW to the Third Edition...- Emerging diagnostic and treatment strategies refine clinical decision-making.- Significantly revised and updated chapters describe recent advances in diagnosis and treatment of hematologic disorders. "Put this handy and portable guide to work for you and your patients...""Pick up your copy today!"

Review of Medical Microbiology

Author: Patrick R. Murray,Ken S. Rosenthal

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323033253

Category: Medical

Page: 166

View: 1587

The perfect tool for course review and exam preparation! This brand-new resource is a companion to Dr. Murray's best-selling Medical Microbiology, 5th Edition. It features more than 550 USMLE-style questions, with answers and rationales that examine bacteriology, virology, mycology, and parasitology. Like its parent text, this review guide focuses on how microbes cause disease in humans and emphasizes facts vital to clinical practice. Readers will find the latest knowledge and advances in the field ... page references to the 5th Edition ... and full-color illustrations. Makes an excellent study tool for the microbiology portion of the USMLE Step 1 exam. Presents questions in the USMLE style to familiarize readers with the exam format. Includes correct answers for every questions, plus rationales that explain why those answers are correct. Features page references to the main text for each answer, making more information easy to find. Integrates 70 color illustrations that demonstrate complex concepts and the appearance of disease. Considers etiology, epidemiology, host defenses, identification, diagnosis, prevention, and control for a broad range of pathogens.

Lange Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Flash Cards, Second Edition

Author: Kenneth D. Somers,Stephen Morse

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007179414X

Category: Medical

Page: 416

View: 5847

The fun, fast, portable way to review microbiology and infectious diseases Market: Medical Students (18,750); Physician Assistant Students (3,000); Nurse Practitioner Programs Great review tool for the boards and course exams Every card includes a board-style clinical vignette Format allows students to compare and contrast diseases 220 High Yield Cards Kenneth D. Somers, Ph.D. Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, and Stephen Morse, Center for Infectious Diseases, Center of Disease Control, Atlanta GA

High-yield Immunology

Author: Arthur G. Johnson,Benjamin L. Clarke

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781774697

Category: Medical

Page: 99

View: 434

This book extracts the most important information on immunology and presents it in a concise, uncluttered fashion to prepare students for USMLE. High-Yield™ means exactly that!

Deja Review USMLE Step 1, Second Edition

Author: John Naheedy,Daniel Orringer

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071637862

Category: Medical

Page: 412

View: 1631

Ace the USMLE Step 1 with these unique “flashcards in a book”! Students who just aced the USMLE Step 1 reveal what it takes to excel! "This book was excellent, and well organized. The 'make the diagnosis' section was great--lengthy and thorough--just like Step 1. It was nice because it was compact enough that you could fit it in your bag and review it anywhere. Great!" -- Sarah Fabiano, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Class of 2010 "I like the fact that embryology for each system is given at the beginning of each chapter. This series is a wonderful compendium throughout the medical college years, particularly preclinical years to prepare for Step 1." -- Ali Rizvi, MPH, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Class of 2010 Deja Reveiw: USMLE Step 1 boils down your coursework to just the critical concepts you need to know for exam success. This unbeatable guide features a quick-read, two-column "flashcard" Q&A format--specifically designed to help you remember a large amount of pertinent information in the least amount of time possible. The format allows you to zero in on only the correct answers to promote memory retention and get the most out of your study time. Great for last-minute review of high-yield facts, Deja Review provides a straightforward way for you to assess your strengths and weaknesses for USMLE Step 1 success. You will find everything you need to ace the exam, including: Active recall Q&A that allow you to understand, not just memorize, the content “Make a Diagnosis” clinical vignettes that put the material in clinical context Mnemonics and key words to help you focus on core concepts Portable size for study on the go--fits in your white coat pocket Bookmark included to help you work through easy-to-use flashcard presentation The Content You Need to Ace the USMLE Step 1: Basic Principles, Immunology, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Neuroscience, Cardiovascular, Pulmonary, Gastroenterology, Reproduction and Endocrinology, Renal and Genitourinary, Hematology and Oncology, Skin and Connective Tissues, Musculoskeletal, Behavioral Sciences, Make the Diagnosis, Abbreviations.