Category Archives: USMLE
Crash Course Medical Ethics and Sociology 2nd Edition
The importance of ethics and sociology as applied cannot be underestimated, within both the medical curriculum and everyday modern clinical practice. Medical students and junior doctors cannot hope to experience every dilemma first hand, but are expected to deal with new and problematic clinical situations in a reasoned, professional and systematic way. This volume, which accounts for the revised core curriculum in Medical Ethics and Law, will prove an indispensable companion.
Crash Course Neurology 4th Edition
Part I: History, Examination and Common Investigations
1. Taking a history
2. The neurological examination
3. Further investigations
Part II: The Patient Presents With
4. Disorders of higher cerebral function
5. Disturbances of consciousness
Crash Course Psychiatry 4th Edition
1. Psychiatric assessment and diagnosis
2. Pharmacological therapy and electroconvulsive therapy
3. Psychological therapy
4. Mental health and the law
5. Mental health service provision
6. The patient with thoughts of suicide or self-harm
7. The patient with low mood
8. The patient with elevated or irritable mood
First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Clerkship is a comprehensive high-yield review based on the clerkship’s core competencies. Written by students who just completed their clerkship and reviewed by faculty to ensure relevance and accuracy, the book covers everything students must know to do well in the ED and ace the emergency medicine shelf exam. New features include mini-cases integrated throughout to give a clinical “face” to disease discussions and 8 pages of full color images.
Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards
For surgery residents studying for their yearly in-service exam, recent graduates preparing for Surgery written boards, or those recertifying, there’s no better review tool than Dr. Christian DeVirgilio’s Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards, 2nd Edition. Content has been tested for a number of years on Harbor-UCLA surgical residents and has proven to significantly improve exam scores. Now thoroughly up to date with new topics, new questions, and new contributors, it fully prepares you for success on surgery exams.
¡Felicidades! Pediatría Board Review le ayudará a aprender medicina. Diseñado originalmente como un auxiliar de aprendizaje para mejorar el desempeño en los exámenes escritos del Consejo de Pediatría o el examen de Pediatría en Servicio, este libro contiene abundante información útil.
Conviene dedicar algunas palabras para explicar sus objetivos, su formato, sus limitaciones y su uso. Ya que su principal objetivo es ser un auxiliar de estudio, el contenido de Pediatría Board Review está organizado en un formato de preguntas y respuestas rápidas. De esta manera el lector obtiene un reforzamiento inmediato.
Lo esencial en Sistema cardiovascular proporciona una explicación clara de los principios básicos de la fisiología cardiovascular y una introducción a los procesos patológicos comunes y los fármacos utilizados para tratarlos. Esta cuarta edición se ha actualizado para plasmar la situación de la especialidad con conceptos actuales sobre las enfermedades y los nuevos tratamientos emergentes.
867 preguntas y respuestas en el formato del exámen con explicaciones detalladas tanto para las respuestas equivocadas como para la correcta. Cuatro completos exámenes de práctica.
1. Medicina interna.
4. Obstetricia y ginecología.
6. Medicina preventiva.
¿Qué es la serie Road Map?
Si no se dispone de un tutor personal, la serie USMLE Road Map constituye el mejor método para revisar los conceptos principales y la información de las ciencias médicas.
¿Por qué es necesario un Road Map?
Se pueden consultar con rapidez y facilidad las notas y los libros de anatomía; además, es de gran utilidad para la preparación del USMLE y otros exámenes.
This book is designed to provide a comprehensive review of both general and organ-specific pathology through multiple choice questions with explanations of the answers. The source materials are the ninth editions of Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease (PBD9) and Robbins Basic Pathology (BP9), and in several chapters, Robbins and Cotran Atlas of Pathology (AP3). The questions in this review book follow the chapters and topics in these source materials to facilitate ongoing selfassessment as students work their way through a curriculum to gain and then apply their understanding of key concepts.
With the eighth edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK, we continue our commitment to providing students with the most useful and up-to-date preparation guide for the USMLE Step 2 CK. The eighth edition represents a thorough revision in many ways and includes:
The USMLE Step 2 CS can be a source of stress and anxiety, especially among international medical graduates (IMGs), who often find themselves at a disadvantage because of their non-U.S. training background. First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS is our “cure” for this exam. This book represents a virtual medicine bag of high-yield tools for students and IMGs, including:
he USMLE Step 3 is the last in a series of 3 USMLE examinations that all physicians applying for a license to practice medicine in the United States are required to pass. Ater successfully completing the 3 steps of the USMLE, a physician is eligible to practice medicine in an independent, unsupervised setting (some period of U.S. postgraduate training is also required).
his test is not merely a more advanced and detailed version of the Step 2 CK or CS exams. Understanding this concept is key to this challenging exam.
With the 26th edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 1, we continue our commitment to providing students with the most useful and up-to-date preparation guide for the USMLE Step 1. This edition represents an outstanding revision in many ways, including:
USMLE Road Map: Gross Anatomy presents a concise and focused examination of the essential concepts in anatomy. Through a streamlined and easy-to-follow hierarchical outline format, it guides students through the basic anatomical structures (bones, muscles, and nerves) and reviews the major anatomical regions of the body. The outline is enhanced with an extensive and original illustration program that visually conveys the essential information and promotes retention of the material. Features such as clinical correlations and clinical problems are also included.
USMLE Road Map: Neuroscience presents a concise and focused examination of the essential concepts for students in Medical Neuroscience. The outline is enhanced with an extensive and original illustration program that visually conveys the essential information and promotes retention of the material. Features such as clinical correlations and clinical problems are also included.
USMLE Road Map: Physiology presents a concise and focused examination of the essential concepts in physiology. Through a streamlined and easy-to-follow hierarchical outline format, it guides students through the basic physiologic principles and reviews the normal and abnormal functions of the major organ systems. The outline is enhanced with an extensive and original illustration program that visually conveys the essential information and promotes retention of the material.
Our goal is to provide an essential resource complementing the speed of online reviews (eg, WebPath) and the rich detail of Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease. We organized USMLE Road Map: Pathology like a routine physical examination, including the clinical presentation, diagnostic features, and prognostic indications of conditions encountered on the wards and on the boards. We hope you find this approach to pathology effective.
It takes a village to prepare a manuscript of this scope and depth.