Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards, 2e

Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards, 2e Author Christian DeVirgilio MD FACS
ISBN-10 9780323356428
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Publisher Elsevier
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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.

  • 957 multiple-choice, single best answer questions that closely follow the new ABSITE and board style.
  • Proven content has been tested and shown to help you get the score you want.
  • Online testing allows you to test yourself and quickly score your responses.
  • Correct answers and rationales are based on information found in major reference works in the field of surgery.
  • NEW topic areas (gynecology, urology, and orthopaedics) reflect the format of the new exam.
  • NEW section on Medical Knowledge.
  • NEW contributors (general surgery residents) ensure that the content is relevant to the needs of general surgery trainees.
  • NEW! Aligned with the SCORE (Surgical Council on Residency Education) Curriculum Outline for General Surgery Residents.
  • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.



Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards E Book

Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards E Book Author Christian DeVirgilio
ISBN-10 9780323416801
Release 2017-04-01
Pages 275
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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. 957 multiple-choice, single best answer questions that closely follow the new ABSITE and board style. Proven content has been tested and shown to help you get the score you want. Correct answers and rationales are based on information found in major reference works in the field of surgery. NEW topic areas (gynecology, urology, and orthopaedics) reflect the format of the new exam. NEW section on Medical Knowledge. NEW contributors (general surgery residents) ensure that the content is relevant to the needs of general surgery trainees. NEW! Aligned with the SCORE (Surgical Council on Residency Education) Curriculum Outline for General Surgery Residents.



The ABSITE Review

The ABSITE Review Author Steven M. Fiser
ISBN-10 9781451186901
Release 2013-07-22
Pages 318
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This 4th edition of The ABSITE Review is the perfect study guide for surgery residents preparing for the American Board of Surgery In-Training Examination (ABSITE). Unlike ordinary textbooks that force the reader to wade through paragraph after paragraph of extraneous material, this review manual uses a streamlined outline and list format. By making it easier to find the essential points on each topic, this study guide allows the reader to spend more time studying the important facts and less time searching for them. Even though the information is presented in a simple manner, it still includes all topics found on the exam -- from basic science to clinical knowledge in general surgery as well as surgical subspecialties. Each year, thousands of general surgery residents express anxiety over preparation for the ABSITE. With this book as their guide, they can feel a lot more confident. FEATURES: * Tables and algorithms are condensed to relevant outlines, improving efficiency of reading time * Most recent ABSITE exam material * Covers all topics on ABSITE and can be used independently of other study materials * Bold type that highlights important information



The Johns Hopkins ABSITE Review Manual

The Johns Hopkins ABSITE Review Manual Author Susanna M. Nazarian
ISBN-10 0781791782
Release 2008-07-01
Pages 249
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Written by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine faculty and surgical residents, this comprehensive manual covers all aspects of the ABSITE. This innovative text is divided into two sections. The first section features a full-length practice test based on actual key words from recent ABSITE exams, with perforated answer sheets to simulate the real exam. The second section reviews all practice test questions and answers, providing rationales behind surgical decision-making. This text is also helpful for senior residents studying for the general surgery qualifying exam and for all surgical residents seeking to review key topics while on specific surgical rotations. A companion Website will offer an online test bank.



Schwartz s Principles of Surgery ABSITE and Board Review Ninth Edition

Schwartz s Principles of Surgery ABSITE and Board Review  Ninth Edition Author F. Brunicardi
ISBN-10 0071606378
Release 2010-10-15
Pages 544
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Trust your ABSITE and board preparation to the only review based on the field’s cornerstone text: Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, 9e Featuring chapters that correspond directly to the classic Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, 9e, this powerful review delivers more than 1,100 questions that are likely to appear on the American Board of Surgery in-training exam and the surgery board exam. Developed by some of the top minds in modern surgery, these board-style questions provide the most current, authoritative perspectives on surgical practice. Each question is accompanied by answers and comprehension-building rationales, ensuring a complete understanding of the material. Featuring more tables and figures than any previous edition, Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery ABSITE and Board Review is truly the ultimate resource for certification and recertification exam review. Features Chapters keyed to Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, 9e so you know you’re studying only relevant, applicable material from the most authoritative source possible 1100+ board-style questions with answers and rationales Questions in each chapter are divided into Basic Science and Clinical categories to facilitate studying for the two-part ABSITE Two new chapters: Molecular Biology and Ethics, Palliative Care, and Care at the End of Life



Clinical Scenarios in Surgery

Clinical Scenarios in Surgery Author Justin B. Dimick
ISBN-10 9781451178456
Release 2012-09-26
Pages 672
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Clinical Scenarios in Surgery: Decision Making and Operative Technique presents 125 cases in all areas of general surgery: GI, breast, hepatobiliary, colorectal, cardiothoracic, endocrine, vascular, trauma, pediatric, critical care, and transplant. Each full-color case begins with a patient presentation and proceeds through differential diagnosis, diagnosis and treatment, surgical procedures, postoperative management, and a case conclusion. Each case includes key technical steps, potential pitfalls, take-home points, and suggested readings. The patient stories in these clinical scenarios provide context to faciliate learning the principles of safe surgical care. This book will be particularly useful for senior surgical residents and recent graduates as they prepare for the American Board of Surgery oral examination.



General Surgery Examination and Board Review

General Surgery Examination and Board Review Author Robert B. Lim
ISBN-10 9780071839945
Release 2016-06-22
Pages
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The best cases, the best questions, the best review for the General Surgery boards and ABSITE General Surgery Examination and Board Review is the perfect way to prepare for General Surgery certification exams. Covering the full range of exam topics, this high-yield review features an effective case-based approach that sharpens clinical decision-making skills and gives the content real-world relevancy. Each of the more than 100 chapters opens with a clinical case and is followed by Q&A related to that particular case. You also get detailed evidenced-based answer explanations and references to facilitate more in-depth study. Features: • Topics mirror the exam blueprint to ensure you are studying the most relevant material possible • Enables you to incorporate the proven benefits of case-based review into general surgery board review • An essential resource for general surgery residents as well as practicing surgeons preparing for recertification – and invaluable for ABSITE review • More than 700 questions – all with detailed answer explanations • Includes chapters on timely topics such as ethical/legal issue, robotic-assisted surgery, end of life care, and surgical nutrition • Coverage reflects the very latest clinical advances so you can incorporate this information into your exam preparation or daily practice



Landmark Papers in General Surgery

Landmark Papers in General Surgery Author Graham MacKay
ISBN-10 9780191654268
Release 2013-02-14
Pages 416
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Landmark Papers in General Surgery will give surgeons, surgical trainees and other healthcare professionals an expert appraisal of key papers, and fast access to the evidence base behind current clinical practice in General Surgery. Each chapter draws together a fascinating selection of the most important clinical trials across every subspecialty within General Surgery, as selected and appraised by a panel of experts. Organized according to a common format, each discussion offers a clear structure by which to appraise the medical literature. Following a background summary of each trial, experts discuss the impact of the research and critique the methods used, giving the reader rapid understanding of the paper's place within the wider field of research. This emphasis on the tools of critical appraisal is enhanced by an introductory chapter equipping the reader with the skills required to knowledgeably appraise a research paper. For clinicians needing to keep abreast of the vast scope of medical research, this book will prove an interesting and timesaving resource, but it will also appeal to allied health professionals keen to improve the depth of their understanding of surgery. By bringing together the evidence base with expert guidance on critical appraisal, higher surgical trainees preparing for the academic and specialty sections of the FRCS exit examination will also find the text invaluable as a means of consolidating and nuancing their knowledge.



Surgery Review

Surgery Review Author Martin A Makary
ISBN-10 9781451184051
Release 2013-11-06
Pages 728
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Surgery Review is a comprehensive review presented in a unique format. Topics are introduced with case presentations and relevant diagnostic and management information is then summarized in easy-to-remember capsules with exam pearls interjected throughout. All areas of general surgery are covered, including the subspecialty areas. There is also a section on basic science found on the in-training exam and written boards, and a section of anesthesia, trauma, and critical care. Unlike many other books, General Surgery Review excludes controversial management in order to present an easy-to-remember foundation of knowledge. Thus, the book focuses on "the basics" to provide the reader with a broad command of the field. This title is indispensable to residents studying for in-training exam or boards, and is also popular with practitioners preparing for their recertification exam in general surgery.



Greenfield s Surgery

Greenfield s Surgery Author Michael W. Mulholland
ISBN-10 9781451152920
Release 2012-09-11
Pages 2112
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The Fifth Edition of Greenfield's Surgery has been thoroughly revised, updated, and refocused to conform to changes in surgical education and practice. Reflecting the increasingly clinical emphasis of residency programs, this edition features expanded coverage of clinical material and increased use of clinical algorithms. Key Points open each chapter, and icons in the text indicate where Key Points are fully discussed. Many of the black-and-white images from the previous edition have been replaced by full-color images. This edition has new chapters on quality assessment, surgical education, and surgical processes in the hospital. Coverage of surgical subspecialty areas is more sharply focused on topics that are encountered by general surgeons and included in the current general surgery curriculum and ABSITE exam. The vascular section has been further consolidated. A new editor, Diane M. Simeone, MD, PhD, has joined the editorial team. This edition is available either in one hardbound volume or in a four-volume softbound set. The lightweight four-volume option offers easy portability and quick access. Each volume is organized by organ system so you can find the facts you need within seconds. The companion website presents the fully searchable text, an instant-feedback test bank featuring over 800 questions and answers, and a comprehensive image bank. Unique to this new edition's website are 100 "Morbidity and Mortality" case discussions. Each case reviews a specific surgical complication, how the complication was addressed, and reviews the literature on approaches and outcomes.



The Surgical Review An Integrated Basic and Clinical Science Study Guide

The Surgical Review  An Integrated Basic and Clinical Science Study Guide Author Paige M. Porrett
ISBN-10 9781451122138
Release 2016
Pages
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This book offers a comprehensive review tool that keeps you up to date with surgical practice and current exams.



Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards

Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards Author Christian DeVirgilio
ISBN-10 1416046909
Release 2010
Pages 275
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Here's a review tool proven to be effective for ABSITE and board exam preparation. Modeled strictly on the style of the exams, these 819 multiple choice questions have been tested over a number of years on UCLA surgical students and significantly improved their scores. It's the perfect method to get the results you want. Improve your exam scores using questions tested on surgical students over a number of years and proven to be effective. Get the single best answer to each of the 819 multiple choice questions that closely follow the ABSITE and board style. Test yourself and score your responses using the electronic component. Consult additional key resources thanks to references to major reading materials in the field.



Sabiston Textbook of Surgery Board Review

Sabiston Textbook of Surgery   Board Review Author Courtney M. Townsend
ISBN-10 0721604838
Release 2004
Pages 300
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A study tool offering preparation for in-service and national qualifying exams. Readers can assess and expand their knowledge with more than 1000 review questions, including answers and complete rationales. Page references to Sabiston Textbook of Surgery, 17th Edition make it easy to consult the definitive resource for additional information on any subject.



Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery

Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery Author Forrest O. Moore
ISBN-10 9780470654613
Release 2012-04-30
Pages 461
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This is a unique question-and-answer book for surgical residents and trainees, concentrating on the growing subspecialty of surgery in critical care and emergency surgery. This book covers all surgical aspects of critical care and acute or emergency surgery, making it an ideal learning and review text for surgical trainees and those professionals specializing in these fields.



Campbell Walsh Urology Eleventh Edition Review

Campbell Walsh Urology Eleventh Edition Review Author W. Scott McDougal
ISBN-10 9780323328302
Release 2015-12-01
Pages 624
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Following the same chapter structure as the authoritative Campbell-Walsh Urology, 11th Edition, this trusted review covers all the core material you need to know for board exam preparation and MOC exams. Drs. W. Scott McDougal, Alan J. Wein, Louis R. Kavoussi, Alan W. Partin, and Craig A. Peters provide more than 3,000 multiple-choice questions with detailed answers that help you master the most important elements in urology, while interactive questions, self-assessment tools, an extensive image bank, and more are available on Expert Consult. Prepare for the written boards and MOC exams with the most reliable, efficient review available, from the same team that has made Campbell-Walsh Urology the most trusted clinical reference in the field. Stay up to date with new topics covered in the parent text, including evaluation and management of men with urinary incontinence, minimally-invasive urinary diversion, laparoscopic and robotic surgery in children, and much more. Get a thorough review and a deeper understanding of your field with more than 3,000 multiple-choice questions and detailed answers, now with new highlighted "must-know" points in the answer explanations. Quickly review just before exams with help from new Chapter Reviews that detail key information in a handy list format. Benefit from an increased focus on pathology and imaging, including updates to conform pathology content to the new American Board of Urology requirements.



Pocket Journal Club Essential Articles in General Surgery

Pocket Journal Club  Essential Articles in General Surgery Author Laura M. Mazer
ISBN-10 9781259587214
Release 2016-10-06
Pages
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A combination primer on evaluating the surgical literature and summary of landmark articles in general surgery Pocket Journal Club: Essential Articles in General Surgery is a complete primer on how to efficiently evaluate the surgical literature, conduct literature searches, and identify high-impact articles. It also delivers concise, high-yield summaries of more than 130 of the most important surgical papers of the past few decades. These carefully selected summaries help you better understand the studies that have shaped surgical specialties and continue to inform clinical practice today. Features: • Articles are conveniently arranged by subspecialty fields within general surgery • Each article summary is accompanied by brief commentary explaining the paper’s importance and relevance to current practice • Designed to guide you towards a practice grounded in evidence, and enhance your ability to find and evaluate new information • Essential reading for medical students, surgical trainees, as well as practicing clinicians who want an index of cornerstone literature



Complications in Surgery

Complications in Surgery Author Michael W. Mulholland
ISBN-10 9781451153699
Release 2012-11-13
Pages 884
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Complications in Surgery, Second Edition offers authoritative recommendations for preventing and managing complications in all current general surgery procedures. The opening sections discuss institutional risk management issues and risks common to all operations, such as wound healing problems, infection, shock, and complications in immunosuppressed patients. Subsequent sections focus on complications of specific procedures in thoracic, vascular, gastric, endocrine, breast, and oncologic surgery, as well as organ transplantation and pediatric surgery. This edition includes new information on surgical quality assessment and patient safety and updated information in the organ-specific chapters.



Passing the General Surgery Oral Board Exam

Passing the General Surgery Oral Board Exam Author Marc A. Neff
ISBN-10 9781461476634
Release 2013-08-20
Pages 153
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Edited by Dr. Marc Neff, Passing the General Surgery Oral Board Exam, Second Edition helps candidates prepare for the General Surgery Oral Board Exam in a different way than other review books. In addition to covering concepts frequently addressed on the test, the review also alerts you to "common curveballs" and "strikeouts"– the unexpected problems or seemingly benign actions (or inactions) that could result in a missed diagnosis or misdiagnosis, and thus result in failure to pass the exam. Fully updated and expanded to reflect the many changes in standards of care, this unique study guide is the first to expose the potential traps and pitfalls of the exam by providing examples of how the questions may be asked and what not to say in response. Designed to be used in conjunction with medical textbooks and other study guides, Passing the General Surgery Oral Board Exam, Second Edition prepares candidates to think on their feet and answer exam questions confidently and accurately. It is an essential guide for surgical residents, fellows across the surgical subspecialties, and practicing surgeons who are board eligible.