Step-Up to Medicine


Author: Steven S. Agabegi,Elizabeth D. Agabegi
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1609133609
Category: Medical
Page: 576
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"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


Author: Jonathan P. Van Kleunen
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1451163592
Category: Medical
Page: 352
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This Step-Up Series volume is a high-yield, systems-based, outline-format review of commonly tested USMLE Step 2 material, including internal medicine subspecialties, required clerkship specialties, and important topics in medical practice. The user-friendly format, with numerous tables, illustrations, and flow charts, allows quick review of a vast body of facts. "Quick Hit" marginalia highlight facts likely to be tested. "Next Step" marginalia indicate what the clinician must do next after making a diagnosis. A full-color section illustrates classic presentations of dermatologic and other disorders. This edition includes additional Quick Hits, mnemonics, new illustrations, expanded coverage of ARDS, a new table on breast malignancy variants, and updated vaccination schedules.

Step-Up to Emergency Medicine


Author: Plantz
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781451195149
Category:
Page: 496
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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
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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.

Step-Up to Family Medicine


Author: Robert Ellis
Publisher: LWW
ISBN: 9781469864211
Category: Medical
Page: 380
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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 Surgery


Author: Stanley Zaslau,Richard A. Vaughan
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1451187637
Category: Medical
Page: 426
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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
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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 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
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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
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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!

Master the Boards USMLE Step 2 CK


Author: Conrad Fischer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1506208533
Category: Medical
Page: 752
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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.

First Aid for the USMLE Step 1

2007
Author: Vikas Bhushan,Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071545131
Category: Medical
Page: 560
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The #1 Review for the USMLE Step 1 - written by students who aced the boards! 900+ must-know facts and mnemonics organized by organ systems and general principles 24 pages of color photos like those on the exam 100+ clinical vignettes Brand new Pathology chapter and totally revised Behavioral Science chapter The famous “First Aid Ratings” - 300+ medical test prep resources rated by students Updated exam preparation guide with advice from Step 1 veterans Strategies that maximize your study time and deliver the results you want

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

Master the Boards USMLE Step 3


Author: Conrad Fischer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1506235883
Category: Medical
Page: 640
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A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.

USMLE Step 2 Secrets


Author: Theodore X. O'Connell,Adam Brochert
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323080529
Category: Medical
Page: 365
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USMLE Step 2 Secrets is an easy-to-read review perfect for busy students like you. Adam Brochert, MD-who scored in the 99th percentile on the Step 2 USMLE-and Theodore X. O’Connell, MD-author of several review and clinical reference books-present essential questions and answers covering the important concepts you need to know to score well on the USMLE Step 2 exam: key conditions you will be expected to recognize, all specialty and subspecialty topics, and necessary clinical concepts. Learn the most important questions and answers with the proven format of the highly acclaimed Secrets Series. Master all specialty and subspecialty topics covered on Step 2. Identify key facts and secrets using the Top 100 Secrets chapter. Review material quickly and easily thanks to bulleted lists, algorithms, and illustrations. Apply the pearls, tips, memory aids, and "secrets" from well-known and highly popular authors, Adam Brochert, MD and Theodore X. O’Connell, MD. Find information quickly with a second color highlighting chapter and section titles, legends, bullets and icons, and key terms. Consult the book wherever you go thanks to the portable size that fits in your lab coat pocket.

In a Page

Surgery
Author: Scott Kahan,John J. Raves
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781405103657
Category: Medical
Page: 206
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Finally, find all of the information you need to know about a disease, all on one page! In a Page Surgery is your key to a fast and concise review of vital information. In this innovative one-page format, you can review etiology/pathophysiology, differential diagnosis, signs and symptoms, diagnostic evaluation, prognosis, and treatment options for 155 diseases and disorders. Perfect for medical students -- physician assistants, nurse practitioners and related health professionals will also find In A Page valuable.

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
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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

Step-Up to Geriatrics


Author: Mitchell S. King,Martin Stephen Lipsky
Publisher: LWW
ISBN: 9781496301277
Category:
Page: 336
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First Aid for the Psychiatry Clerkship, Fourth Edition


Author: Matthew Kaufman,Latha Ganti,Sean Blitzstein
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
ISBN: 9780071841740
Category: Medical
Page: 240
View: 1950

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The #1-selling psychiatry clerkship book provides just what you need to deliver a strong performance on the psychiatry clerkship and earn honors on the shelf exam. Completely revised to reflect new DSM-5 criteria, First Aid for the Psychiatry Clerkship: Fourth Edition is your high-yield insider's guide to the psychiatry rotation, and gives you the core information you need to impress on the wards and earn honors on the clerkship exam. Peppered with mnemonics, ward tips, exam tips, and integrated mini-cases, the fourth edition of this best-selling book focuses on helping you hone in on, and remember, the most important concepts for the clerkship and the exam.

Pocket Medicine

The Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of Internal Medicine
Author: Marc S. Sabatine
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1496349490
Category: Medical
Page: 280
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Quick access to key clinical information and solutions to common problems in internal medicine – as close as your pocket! Pocket Medicine, Sixth Edition, is your go-to resource for fast answers to diagnostic questions you’ll face on rounds and exams. Prepared by residents and attending physicians at Massachusetts General Hospital, this portable, best-selling reference tackles the diagnosis and treatment of the most common disorders in cardiology, pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology, nephrology, hematology-oncology, infectious diseases, endocrinology, rheumatology, and neurology. Bulleted lists, tables, and algorithms focus on the information you need in order to make an accurate diagnosis and develop a treatment plan.

Step-Up to USMLE Step 1 2015


Author: Michael McInnis
Publisher: Lww
ISBN: 9781469894690
Category: Medical
Page: 528
View: 5957

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Thoroughly revised and updated for its 2015 Edition with the help of the physician educators of Doctors in Training.com, LLC, Step-Up to USMLE Step 1 delivers comprehensive, systems-based review for the USMLE Step 1 exam. The book has been wide­ly acclaimed for its 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, plus "Quick Hits" notes in the margins that help students integrate concepts across systems. The 2015 Edition includes a dedicated new chapter on Immunology. In addition, each chapter provides clinical vignettes, pharmacology as integrated into the systems-based format, and popular "Crunch Time Review" sections. CLASSIC Features students swear by: Full-color interior design delivers content in a rousing, memorable style. Full-color art program illustrates concepts when a picture says it best. Complete coverage of high-yield topics ensures that students are test ready. Clinical Vignettes allow the reader to "file away" clinical medicine connections for handy retrieval at test time. Quick Hits in the margins highlight testable materials. Crunch Time Review identifies essential content to facilitate last-minute study. Drug and Bug Index enables quick reference. BONUS Material: 350 USMLE-style questions online allow for self-assessment and practice for the exam.