Revision Notes for the FRCEM Primary


Author: Mark Harrison
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198765878
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Page: 608
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Everything you need to pass FRCEM Primary is in this book. Based on the popular and successful Revision Notes for the MCEM Part A this new edition is mapped against the new FRCEM Primary syllabus. Addressing the basic sciences as they apply to Emergency Medicine and recent exam topics such as clinical trials and statistics, all components of the exams are covered. Written in a revision notes style, lists, bullets points and tables help candidates to absorb information and revise efficiently. This new edition includes more anatomy illustrations to bring the text to life and aid understanding. The author, a successful FCEM candidate and Consultant in Emergency Medicine, brings his considerable experience to this text. Complete, refreshed and improved, Revision Notes for the FRCEM Primary is the ideal companion for all FRCEM candidates.

Revision Notes for the FRCEM Intermediate SAQ Paper


Author: Clara Oliver
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198786875
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Page: 720
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This is the only revision guide you will need to pass the FRCEM Intermediate examination. A new edition of the popular and successful Revision Notes for the MCEM Part B, this guide is mapped directly to the new FRCEM Intermediate syllabus. The book is tailored to match all areas on which you may be tested, allowing candidates to revise accurately and efficiently for this challenging exam. To ensure effective revision, information is presented in concise notes and bullet points with visually memorable tools, such as tables and diagrams. Each chapter contains high-quality example SAQs so candidates can practice their exam technique, and 'key points' and 'exam tips' boxes to highlight the most important information. Drawing on the authors' experience and expertise, Revision Notes for the FRCEM Intermediate SAQ paper is a trustworthy revision guide for this difficult and clinically focused examination, as well as a useful reference guide for practicing emergency medical doctors.

SBAQs for the FRCEM Primary


Author: Pawan Gupta
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198748639
Category: Medical
Page: 352
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SBAQ's for the FRCEM Primary is a key resource for the new FRCEM Primary examination. Featuring over 450 Single Best Answer Questions (SBAQ's) mapped to the Royal College of Emergency Medicine curriculum, this comprehensive guide ensures high-quality self-assessment. Each chapter focuses on key areas of emergency medicine that candidates will be tested on. All questions are supported by detailed answers and further reading to ensure quick identification of key areas that may need more attention. The last chapter features a mock examination of 100 SBAQ's ensuring the reader has, not only the knowledge to the pass the exam, but can practice the technique and approach required for success in this exam. Edited by an experienced Consultant, SBAQ's for the FRCEM Primary is essential reading for candidates preparing for the FRCEM Primary exam worldwide.

Revision Notes for the MRCOG


Author: Arisudhan Anantharachagan,Ippokratis Sarris,Austin Ugwumadu
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199592330
Category: Medical
Page: 400
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This concise revision text brings together the fundamentals of the basic sciences required for Obstetrics and Gynaecology trainees to pass the MRCOG Part 1 exam. A note-style format and over 100 illustrations make this the ideal revision guide to passing the exam.

Get Through MCEM Part B: Data Interpretation Questions


Author: Matthew Hall,Sam Thanabadu,Chetan Trivedy
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1853158771
Category: Medical
Page: 352
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The only book dedicated to the College of Emergency Medicine's Membership examination, this book contains numerous questions and answers, together with data sets and clinical examples to help prepare candidates taking part B of this and other higher examinations in emergency medicine. All trainees wishing to pursue a career in Emergency Medicine have to have to pass the College of Emergency Medicine's own membership examination (MCEM) to enter training and pass the Fellowship examination (FCEM) to complete their Certificate of Specialist Training (CST). This book is a study guide which can be used in conjunction with standard emergency medicine texts. It follows the MCEM syllabus exactly and each chapter has three key parts: core facts which supplements revision for parts A and B, clinical scenarios, including data, which can be used to prepare for part B, and sample answers for questions. This book prepares candidates for examination success in part B, the data interpretation part of the MCEM examination. The authors are doctors all dedicated to the acute or emergency setting and who have collated extensive material to help in candidates' preparation for the MCEM examination. They have run a successful revision course for candidates taking the examination.

Mastering Emergency Medicine

A Practical Guide
Author: Chetan Trivedy,Matthew Hall,Andrew Parfitt
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1466583657
Category: Medical
Page: 504
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Mastering Emergency Medicine is a concise, revision-focused textbook that covers everything that candidates need to know in order to pass the College of Emergency Medicine's (CEM) membership examination (MCEM) to enter training, and to the pass fellowship examination (FCEM) to complete the Certificate of Specialist Training. With over 100 OSCE scenarios designed to stimulate everyday emergency department clinical encounters, Mastering Emergency Medicine covers all the key areas of the CEM syllabus, including: clinical examinations and practical skills, communication skills, teaching and management. This book takes a practical approach to the subject - core facts are presented and common scenarios are explored using an OSCE style, as used in the Part C MCEM and the FCEM examinations - which makes it an invaluable blueprint for management of cases. Closely linked to the current CEM syllabus, each chapter comprises three parts: Core topics that supplement revision for Part A and B. Clinical scenarios, including data and relevant practical skills that can be used to prepare for Parts B and C. Mock 'Scoring Scenarios' that give specific guidance on how to perform in OSCEs. Mastering Emergency Medicine is a highly detailed revision guide for the OSCE examinations and an essential study guide for all those who are preparing for the MCEM or FCEM examinations. It will also be useful to those who are wishing to pursue a career in Acute Medicine.

MRCEM Part C: 125 OSCE Stations

Second Edition
Author: Kiran Somani,Nitin Jain
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 1909836443
Category: Medical
Page: 496
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MRCEM Part C: 125 OSCE Stations, Second Edition mirrors the exam syllabus and each of the OSCE stations is not only mapped to the relevant curriculum code(s) but also features a pie chart that highlights the competencies being tested. The stations follow a broadly consistent structure (introduction, scenario, mark sheet and instructions to actor) designed to allow candidates to work through each exam station under exam conditions, either individually or in a group.

Oxford Handbook of Emergency Medicine


Author: Jonathan P. Wyatt,Robin N. Illingworth,Colin A. Graham,Kerstin Hogg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199589569
Category: Medical
Page: 768
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This handbook provides practical, accessible guidelines on a huge range of situations that present to the emergency department. Deliberately precise and prescriptive, it gives up-to-date step-by-step advice on presentation, investigation, diagnosis, emergency treatment and further referral for adult and paediatric patients.

How to Get a Specialty Training Post

The Insider's Guide
Author: Danny C. G. Lim
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019959080X
Category: Medical
Page: 193
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Each year, thousands of junior doctors apply for highly competitive training jobs in a variety of specialties. Obtaining a training job can be a difficult and stressful process, with some specialties attracting 40 applicants per post. This book helps doctors to improve their chances of getting that highly sought-after post. It is a wide-ranging, accessible guide to the application process, covering every step, from online application to the selection panel. It includes essential tips on career development, interview technique, and specialty-specific advice.

SAQs for the Final FRCA


Author: James Shorthouse,Graham Barker,Carl Waldmann
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199583285
Category: Medical
Page: 384
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A concise, exam-orientated revision text that helps candidates prepare for the notoriously difficult SAQ paper for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (FRCA) Final examination.

Emergency Medicine

Diagnosis and Management, Sixth Edition Revised and Updated
Author: Anthony F. T. Brown,Mike D. Cadogan
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1444120131
Category: Medical
Page: 536
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The sixth edition of this international bestselling emergency medicine handbook has been completely redesigned, revised and expanded to include the very latest evidence-based guidelines for interns, SHOs and junior doctors who are new to the emergency care setting. The text follows a logical, standard, clear and well set out approach designed to maximise the practical delivery of care at the bedside. Included for the sixth edition: 2010 cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the latest evidence-based guidelines new sections on: critical care, practical procedures, infectious disease and the traveller, tropical diseases, disaster medicine and multicasualty situations and starting out in the emergency department a wealth of new appendices and essential key information at a glance redesigned for instant access to information with clear icons, boxes, tables, charts and practical hints and tips On the spot decision making requires a special kind of doctor - one who is up to the challenge and prepared to act, not just think. This book will provide you with all the appropriate succinct information to act to the same high standards of care in the emergency care setting, whether in the relative quiet of the night or during the hectic challenge of a weekend afternoon or indeed in a disaster.

Get Through MCEM Part A: MCQs


Author: Diana Hulbert
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1853158097
Category: Medical
Page: 208
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Designed for candidates preparing for the MCEM Part A exam, Get Through MCEM Part A: MCQs provides invaluable revision for this new exam, success in which is obligatory for entry into higher specialist training in Emergency Medicine. Over 400 practice questions are presented reflecting the format and content used in the actual exam. Useful revision tips and practical advice on the format of the exam, plus techniques for answering questions are provided to develop candidates' exam skills and build up confidence in readiness for the exam day. Three complete mock exams provide the ultimate last minute revision tool. All the answers are supported with detailed explanations to allow the candidate to assess and supplement their own level of knowledge, and target areas of weakness. Get Through MCEM Part A: MCQs is comprehensive and authoritative: all authors are practising emergency physicians. Featuring questions that specifically address all areas of the College of Emergency Medicine's curriculum, this is the essential revision book for all candidates preparing for the Part A exam. It also provides valuable revision for trainees sitting the FCEM exam and for medical students revising for clinical exams.

Challenging Concepts in Emergency Medicine

Cases with Expert Commentary
Author: Chris Lacy
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199654093
Category: Emergency medicine
Page: 336
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Providing the inside track on how the experts approach and deal with real-world clinical scenarios, Challenging Concepts in Emergency Medicine selects specific challenging cases that are encountered in everyday clinical practice but do not have simple answers. A case-based guide to challenging areas in emergency medicine, this book covers the core and sub-specialty areas, in particular the often grey areas of intensive care and paediatric emergency medicine. Complex cases are comprehensively examined from a multidisciplinary perspective with detailed consideration given to management options and the contemporary evidence base behind these decisions. An effective revision aid for MCEM and FCEM and a reference during workplace-based assessments, Challenging Concepts in Emergency Medicine highlights critical information through the use of boxed features: 'Learning points', 'Clinical tips', 'Evidence base', and 'Future advances'. Each chapter has been reviewed by a national or international expert in the field and they have provided an 'Expert commentary', giving a unique insight into how today's opinion leaders confront and deal with the very same management challenges that all clinicians can potentially face on a daily basis. Containing summaries of current national and international guidelines, this book is ideal for continuing medical education and revalidation as well as for trainees preparing for examinations.

Clinical Medicine for the MRCP PACES

Volume 2: History-Taking, Communication and Ethics
Author: Gautam Mehta,Bilal Iqbal,Deborah Bowman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199557497
Category: Medical
Page: 368
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A book of 75 cases which mimic the style and approach of the MRCP PACES exam. The book will equip the candidate attempting the MRCP PACES examination, but will also provide an overview of evidence-based medicine for competency-based training.

Adult Emergency Medicine

Self-Assessment Color Review
Author: John F. O'Brien
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1840761784
Category: Medical
Page: 256
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This new volume in the established and well-respected series of Self-Assessment Color Reviews covers all aspects of adult emergency medicine. Some 250 cases are presented randomly to reflect real-life practice. Each case consists of one or more questions, illustrated by stimulating visual material including clinical photographs, imaging and electrocardiograms. Answers and full discussion then follow covering differential and definitive diagnoses, management and subtle insights to provide optimal care and prevent complications. The book appeals to a wide readership, ranging from trainees to practitioners in emergency medicine or primary care, for examination revision and continuing education.

MCQs in Travel Medicine


Author: Dom Colbert
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199664528
Category: Medical
Page: 249
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MCQs in Travel Medicine contains over 600 multiple choice questions with detailed explanations which both teach and challenge the reader. In an easy-to-read format this book is ideal for practitioners in busy day-to-day practices and those preparing for examinations in travel medicine.

The Washington Manual of Critical Care


Author: Marin Kollef,Warren Isakow
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1451180497
Category: Medical
Page: 608
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The Washington Manual of Critical Care is a concise pocket manual for physicians and nurses. It is distinguished from the multitude of other critical care handbooks on the market by its consistent presentation of algorithms displaying the decision-making pathways used in evaluating and treating disorders in the ICU. The new edition transitions to a full color format and will include coverage of Deep Venous Thrombosis/Pulmonary Embolism, fetal-maternal critical care, C difficile infection, and alternative hemodynamic monitoring.

SBAs and MCQs for the Final FRCA


Author: Rakesh Tandon
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199661332
Category: Medical
Page: 312
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Written for the Final FRCA, this practice question book includes four mock exams combining the new SBA format with True/False questions. A fifth mock exam allows for extra practice on the new SBA format questions.

ICU Protocols

A stepwise approach
Author: Rajesh Chawla,Subhash Todi
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 8132205359
Category: Medical
Page: 879
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The book describes step-wise management of clinical emergencies seen every day in Intensive care units (ICUs. As a practical guide, clinicians can refer to it on a day-to-day basis during their work hours, or while in transit to update their knowledge. Targeted readers are intensivists, critical care specialists, and residents involved in the care of patients admitted in ICUs. This handbook covers an array of specialities such as cardiology, pulmonology, gastroenterology, neurology, nephrology, traumatology, and toxicology. This monograph provides point-of-care treatment guidance and will serve as a ready-reckoner for physicians to quickly learn the management steps in a methodical manner.

Revision Notes in Intensive Care Medicine


Author: Luigi Camporota
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198754612
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Page: 480
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Revision Notes in Intensive Care Medicine is a key resource for candidates preparing for postgraduate intensive care examinations. Mapped to the FFICM, EDIC and FCICM syllabuses, this title ensures candidates have all the information needed to prepare for their examinations. Information is presented in concise note form and bullet points with visually memorable tools, such as tables and diagrams, making revising and retaining key facts easier. Chapters are arranged into physiological systems, such as 'Respiratory Intensive Care' and 'Obstetric Intensive Care', and are subdivided into major clinical issues within each chapter so specific areas of further study can be found easily. Drawing from the authors' experiences as successful candidates, and carefully reviewed by consultants, Revision Notes inI ntensive Care Medicine provides the foundation for postgraduate intensive care exam revision.