Margin notes highlight widespread examination and “pimp” questions to really help students shine. New to this edition, mini-instances are built-in throughout to present a clinical “face” to disease discussions. 4 new chapters cover twinning, cervical dysplasia/HPV vaccine, breast disease, and women’s health maintenance. A section of “classifieds” include scholarship and award opportunities.
This book affords complete overview of essentially the most essential matters focuses study. New built-in mini-instances add clinical relevance and put together students for questions they will see on the exam. Exam suggestions and wards suggestions help students shine on the shelf examination and impress attending, written by students who aced the clerkship and based mostly on the clerkship’s core competencies.
The content of this book is based on the American Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO) and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recommendations for the OB/GYN curriculum for third year medical students. Each of the chapters contain the major topics central to the practice of obstetrics and gynecology and closely parallel APGO’s medical student learning objectives.
This book also targets the obstetrics and gynecology content on the USMLE Step 2 examination. The OB/GYN clerkship can be an exciting hands-on experience. You will get to deliver babies, assist in surgeries, and see patients in the clinic setting. You will find that rather than simply preparing you for the success on the clerkship exam, this book will also help guide you in the clinical diagnosis and treatment of the many interesting problems you will see during your obstetrics and gynecology rotation.