Step-Up to Medicine

Author: Steven S. Agabegi,Elizabeth D. Agabegi

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1609133609

Category: Medical

Page: 576

View: 7665

"The questions serve as a self-assessment tool, allowing students to think through clinical scenarios without answer choices influencing their thought process. Most questions end in "what are the appropriate next steps in managing this patient?" Imagine yourself as the clinician taking care of these patients: What test(s), if any, would you order next?"--Provided by publisher.

Step-Up to Usmle Step 2 Ck

Author: Michael Mcinnis,Brian Jenkins

Publisher: LWW

ISBN: 9781496309747

Category: Study Aids

Page: 352

View: 7251

Preceded by Step-up to USMLE step 2 CK / Jonathan P. Van Kleunen, Michael McInnis, Brian Jenkins. 3rd ed. 2014.

Step-Up to Surgery

Author: Stanley Zaslau,Richard A. Vaughan

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1451187637

Category: Medical

Page: 426

View: 4900

Step-Up to Surgery is an effective high-yield review of general and subspecialty surgery, written specifically for medical, physician assistant, and nurse practitioner students in their surgery clerkship/rotation. Step-Up to Surgery packs clinical pearls, illustrations, and “Quick Hits” in a single, ingenious tool, tailoring each element for immediate content absorption and faster, more efficient review. This review book gives you exactly what you need to prepare for the surgery clerkship, accompanying shelf exams, and the USMLE Step 2! NEW Features for this edition: • Full-color, updated interior design brings the content to you in a memorable style. • Full-color, updated figures illustrate concepts when a picture says it best. CLASSIC Student approved features: • Complete coverage of key surgery topics ensures that you are test-ready and prepared on the wards! • Quick Hits in the margins highlight highly testable topics—just see how the sparks fly at test time! • Clinical Pearls help you “file away” clinical medicine connections for handy retrieval at test time! • Bold terms highlight key terminology for added emphasis! BONUS Material and study resources: • NEW! 100 USMLE-style questions in the book and online, so you can study anytime, anywhere!

Step-Up to Pediatrics

Author: Samir S. Shah,Brian Alverson,Jeanine Ronan

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 146983037X

Category: Medical

Page: 544

View: 4216

Outline format, high-yield-yet-comprehensive review of pediatric pathophysiology and clinical information, written specifically as a guide for third year medical, PA, or NP students during their pediatrics rotation. Key features include Quick Hits margin notes to highlight key points and a set of 100 "end-of-book” exam questions offered in both print and as a free iPhone app to accompany the text. A website on thePoint offers full text online, plus an image bank, and possible online or mobile video clips or audio clips (ie, heart sounds).

Step-Up to Family Medicine

Author: Robert Ellis

Publisher: LWW

ISBN: 9781469864211

Category: Medical

Page: 380

View: 4842

Efficiently prepare for your family medicine rotation and exams! This high-yield review book gives you exactly the help you need to succeed on your family medicine clerkship, the NBME Family Medicine Shelf Exam, and the ambulatory component of the USMLE Step 2 CK. -Focus on what you really need to know with chapters and topics based on the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine National Clerkship Curriculum, as well as content areas of the NBME Family Medicine Shelf Exam. -Succinct outline approach keeps "extra" material to a minimum, focusing on the core content you need to know -Quick Hits" in the margins highlight highly testable topics. -Easy-to-follow algorithms show examples of effective clinical reasoning, particularly for similar complaints. -Includes must-know information on causes, risk factors, history and physical exam, lab studies and radiology, treatment, and complications for the most common diseases and disorders. -Review questions with full explanations at the end of each chapter test your knowledge.

Step-Up to Emergency Medicine

Author: Plantz

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781451195149

Category:

Page: 496

View: 4857

An important addition to the popular Step-Up series, Step-Up to Emergency Medicine uses the proven series format to provide a high-yield review of emergency medicine, ideal for preparing for clerkships/clinical rotations, end of rotation/shelf exams, and the USMLE Step 2. Clinical pearls, full-color illustrations, and "Quick Hits" provide essential information in an efficient, easy-to-remember manner, perfect for medical, physician assistant, and nurse practitioner students. Step-Up to Emergency Medicine delivers exactly what you need to know%both for exam preparation and for practical use in the evaluation and treatment of patients in the emergency department. - Succinct, outline approach focuses on the core content you need to know. - "Quick Hits" in the margins highlight highly testable topics. - Clinical pearls help you identify clinical connections for handy retrieval at test time, and aid in the transition from basic science to clinical medicine. - More than 100 full-color photographs and line drawings illustrate key concepts throughout. - Easy-to-follow algorithms show examples of effective clinical reasoning, particularly for similar complaints. - Numerous charts, tables, graphs, and mnemonics facilitate easy retention of essential material. - 100 online questions with complete rationale for correct and incorrect answers, help prepare you for exams and clinical practice. - Coverage includes every essential area of emergency medicine, including psychiatric, pediatric, and environmental emergencies; trauma, wounds, toxicology, and medicolegal considerations as well as must-know information on relevant pathophysiology, clinical features, differential diagnoses, patient evaluation, therapy

Step-Up to USMLE Step 3

Author: Jonathan P. Van Kleunen

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781779630

Category: Medical

Page: 372

View: 6313

This new addition to the Step-Up series uses a case-based format to parallel the manner in which interns learn and the thought processes interns employ when seeing a patient. Each case presentation includes a work-up, diagnosis, and treatment. Each case presentation also includes a discussion of the multiple medical problems possible and the reason why they are or are not a component of the final diagnosis. The content focuses on subjects most commonly tested on the USMLE Step 3. Quick Hits, buzzwords, mnemonics, acronyms, and lists are used throughout the text. A companion Website will offer the fully searchable text and color photographs.

Master the Boards USMLE Step 2 CK

Author: Conrad Fischer

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1506208533

Category: Medical

Page: 752

View: 7304

Featuring exclusive tips and targeted review from USMLE expert Conrad Fischer, MD, Master the Boards USMLE Step 2 CK has the information you need to excel on the exam and match into the residency program you want. Designed to work with Kaplan's Step 2 High Yield course, this edition features exam-style questions and is the highest yield full-color review book for the Clinical Knowledge exam. If it is not likely to appear on the test, it is not in this book. The Best Review New design with hundreds of full-color diagnostic images, algorithms, and tables New biostatistics chapter and expanded disease coverage, with dozens of new topics including Zika and Ebola Logical, step-by-step approach to patient care Disease topics are presented in exam-style format for realistic review: What is the most likely diagnosis? What is the best initial test? What is the most accurate diagnostic test? What is the treatment? Expert Guidance Avoid surprises on Test Day with exclusive tips and targeted review from USMLE expert Conrad Fischer, MD. Expert test-taking advice, including tips for recognizing incorrect answers and guidance on the order in which steps should be taken. We invented test prep—Kaplan (www.kaptest.com) has been helping students for almost 80 years. Our proven strategies have helped legions of students achieve their dreams.

Step-Up to USMLE Step 1

The 2013 Edition

Author: Michael McInnis,Brian Jenkins,Samir Mehta,Chris Lewis,Sonia Mehta,Adam Mirarchi,Edmund Milder

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1451176945

Category: Medical

Page: 432

View: 9625

Thoroughly revised and updated for its Fifth Edition with the help of Doctors in Training.com, LLC, Step-Up to USMLE Step 1 is the most effective comprehensive systems-based review for the USMLE Step 1 exam. The book has been widely acclaimed for its high-yield, systems-based organization, which parallels the USMLE Step 1 content outline and helps students synthesize the information from their basic science courses. The popular, user-friendly format features numerous charts and diagrams and "Quick Hits" notes in the margins that help students integrate concepts across systems. In the Fifth Edition, clinical vignettes have been developed within each chapter, pharmacology has been further integrated into the systems-based format, a "Crunch Time Review" has been added, and a new chapter outlines study tips and strategies. A companion Website features fully searchable online text, a sample question bank, and more.

Step-Up to Obstetrics and Gynecology

Author: Russell Snyder,Nancy Dent,Sandra Ann Carson, M.D.,Frank Ling,Wesley Fowler

Publisher: Lww

ISBN: 9781451112443

Category: Medical

Page: 373

View: 6576

Step-Up to Obstetrics and Gynecology is an effective high-yield review of obstetrics and gynecology. Written in partnership with The Foundation for Exxcellence in Women's Health Care and developed specifically for medical, physician assistant, and nurse practitioner students in their obstetrics and gynecology clerkship/rotation, Step-Up to Obstetrics and Gynecology packs clinical pearls, illustrations, and “Quick Hits” in a single, ingenious tool, tailoring each element for immediate content absorption and faster, more efficient review. This review book gives you exactly what you need to prepare for your clerkship, accompanying shelf exams, and the USMLE Step 2! Features in this book include: • Full-color figures illustrate concepts when a picture says it best. • Complete coverage of key topics ensures that you are test-ready and prepared on the wards. • Dynamic interior design brings the content to you in a memorable style. • Quick Hits in the margins highlight highly testable topics. • Clinical Pearls help you “file away” clinical connections for handy retrieval at test time. • Bold terms highlight key terminology for added emphasis! BONUS Study Resources: • Online quiz bank of USMLE-style questions so you can study anytime, anywhere!

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS, Third Edition

Author: Tao Le,Vikas Bhushan,Mae Sheikh-Ali,Fadi Abu Shahin

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071629130

Category: Medical

Page: 416

View: 9705

Trust the #1 selling USMLE Step 2 CS review book for the most thorough, score-boosting exam preparation possible! A Doody's Core Title for 2011! The best USMLE Step 2 CS review got just got even better! The third edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS has been updated based on feedback from US and international medical student test takers. This student-to-student guide thoroughly prepares you for frequently tested cases, including telephone exams, to ensure CS success. 41 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam – including all new pediatric and telephone interviews as well as suggested closing statements for each case A revised and expanded set of minicases representing common complaints designed to help you rapidly develop a set of differential diagnoses Time management advice to maximize your clinical encounters Step-by-step strategies for interacting with standardized patients, including “difficult patients” Detailed descriptions of high-yield physical exam maneuvers that will win you points without costing time Proven study and exam strategies from students who passed

Blueprints Medicine

Author: William A. Kormos,Davoren A. Chick

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781788700

Category: Medical

Page: 381

View: 9911

One of the best selling and most highly regarded volumes in the Blueprints series, Blueprints Medicine provides a concise review of what students need to know in their rotations or the Boards. Each chapter is brief and includes pedagogical features such as bolded key words, tables, figures, and key points boxes. This edition has been reorganized to follow the Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine guidelines and includes thoroughly updated content and additional tables and figures. A question-and-answer section at the end of the book includes 100 board-format questions with complete rationales for each answer choice. A companion website includes a question bank with 50 additional questions and answers and fully searchable text.

NMS Surgery

Author: Bruce E. Jarrell,R. Anthony Carabasi

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781759014

Category: Medical

Page: 647

View: 8666

Now in its Fifth Edition, NMS Surgery is a concise, outlined review of surgery. The succinct coverage of surgical subjects and the USMLE-format questions enable students to successfully complete their clerkship, prepare for the shelf/end-of-rotation exam, and study for USMLE. This edition has been thoroughly updated and streamlined to focus on essential material. Questions have been revised to better reflect the level of difficulty of shelf/end-of-rotation exams. The book has a new two-color design with more illustrations and wider margins for notes. Online access to the fully searchable text plus a comprehensive examination is available on thePoint.

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USMLE Step 1 Secrets

Author: Thomas Andrew Brown,Sonali J. Shah

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323085148

Category: Medical

Page: 864

View: 692

"Questions you will be asked; Q&A format; High-yield case studies; insider's study tips"--Cover.

Blueprints Surgery

Author: Seth J. Karp,James Morris,Stanley Zaslau

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781788687

Category: Medical

Page: 253

View: 5493

Part of the Blueprints series, Blueprints Surgery provides a concise review of what students need to know in their surgery rotations or the Boards. Each chapter is brief and includes pedagogical features such as bolded key words, tables, figures, and key points boxes. This edition has been thoroughly updated and significantly expanded, with more detail and depth of coverage, additional tables and figures, and case studies. A question-and-answer section at the end of the book includes 100 board-format questions with complete rationales for each answer choice. A companion website includes a question bank containing an additional 50 questions and fully searchable text.

Rapid Review Pathology E-Book

Author: Edward F. Goljan

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323510590

Category: Medical

Page: 864

View: 6518

Whether you’re preparing for the USMLE Step 1, Step 2, or studying for course exams, Rapid Review Pathology, 5th Edition by acclaimed author Dr. Edward Goljan is your go-to guide for up-to-date, essential pathology information throughout medical school. User-friendly features that make this comprehensive review tool the top choice of students worldwide include an outline format, full-color layout, High-Yield Margin Notes, Key Points, and a strong clinical correlation throughout. This eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, references, and animations, designed to produce a more rounded learning experience.

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK, Eighth Edition

Author: Tao Le,Vikas Bhushan

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071767495

Category: Medical

Page: 566

View: 4552

An indispensable high-yield review for the USMLE Step 2 CK! The eighth edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK is written by medical students who successfully passed the exam and reviewed by top faculty. The result is proven information and strategies that maximize your study time and deliver the results you want! Features: Thousands of must-know facts that summarize frequently tested topics Completely updated based on feedback from students who passed 120+ photographs similar to those on the exam Full-color design includes numerous clinical images Rapid Review section for last-minute cramming Updated ratings of Step 2 CK review resources

Dr. Pestana's Surgery Notes

Top 180 Vignettes for the Surgical Wards

Author: Carlos Pestana

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1506218733

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 1893

Celebrated by medical students for over a decade and meticulously updated, Dr. Pestana’s Surgery Notes is the highest-yield surgery review for the shelf and USMLE Step 2 CK exams. Surgical clerkship allows senior medical students to develop clinical skills and gain a better understanding of surgical disease while caring for patients. But time in the wards is limited, and clerkship covers only a tiny sample of the surgical universe. Dr. Pestana’s Surgery Notes: Top 180 Vignettes for the Surgical Wards, by distinguished surgery instructor Dr. Carlos Pestana, contains the surgery knowledge you need to excel on the surgery shelf exam and USMLE Step 2 CK. * Concise high-yield review of core surgery material * 180 vignettes for self-testing, now even more challenging and exam-like * 10 brief essays providing a surgical perspective on selected tools from the diagnostic and therapeutic armamentarium * Used and trusted by med students for over a decade * Revised and fully up-to-date * Portable: Carry it with you in the wards Kaplan regularly reviews and revises content to ensure that we are providing the most up-to-date prep, realistic practice materials, and the most current test information.