Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series)

Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series) Author Steven S. Agabegi
ISBN-10 9781496306142
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Publisher Wolters Kluwer Health
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Now thoroughly updated and revised, this best-selling volume in the popular Step-Up series provides a high-yield review of medicine, ideal for preparing for clerkships or clinical rotations, 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 Medicine, Fourth Edition delivers exactly what you need to know—both for exam preparation and for practical use in the evaluation and treatment of patients.
  • Content is thoroughly updated and revised, based on extensive research with faculty and students.
  • Enhanced high-yield outline format, Quick Hits, and Clinical Pearls make this edition even more time-saving and practical.
  • A new 100-question, clinically-oriented practice exam is a practical self-assessment tool to prepare for the questions you will face in clinical practice.
  • Succinct, outline approach keeps “extra” material to a minimum, focusing on the core content you need to know.
  • Clinical pearls help you “file away” clinical connections for handy retrieval at test time and aid in the transition from basic science to clinical medicine.
  • Easy-to-follow algorithms show examples of effective clinical reasoning, particularly for similar complaints.
  • Numerous charts, tables, graphs, and mnemonics aid visual learners and facilitate easy retention of essential material.
  • Coverage includes every essential area of medicine, including body system diseases and disorders; fluids, electrolytes, and acid-base disorders; hematologic diseases and neoplasms; infectious diseases; diseases of the skin and hypersensitivity disorders; and ambulatory medicine.
  • Helpful appendices cover radiographic and electrocardiogram interpretation, physical examination pearls, workup and management of common problems on the wards, basic statistics and evidence-based medicine, and end-of-life issues and informed consent.



Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series)

Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series) Author Steven S. Agabegi MD
ISBN-10 9780781771535
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Publisher LWW
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This book is a primary review tool to prepare students for both the internal medicine clerkship and the end-rotation NBME shelf examination. This logical alternative to several limited-focus books blends a bullet-outline format students prefer in a review book with comprehensive paragraphs, as needed, for optimal preparation. Illustrations, charts, tables, graphs, mnemonics, and "Quick Hits" pearls for the clerkship speed and supplement learning. Ample content without superfluous detail enables students to readily evaluate and expand their knowledge of cardiology, pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology, hematology, neurology, endocrinology, rheumatology, nephrology, genitourinary disorders, fluids and electrolytes, dermatology, and musculoskeletal problems.

A new section in this Second Edition presents 100 USMLE-style clinical vignette-based questions with answers. A color insert contains over thirty full-color images.

A companion Website will offer the fully searchable text and color photographs.



Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series)3rd EDITION

Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series)3rd EDITION Author Steven S. Agabegi MD
ISBN-10 9781609133603
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Publisher LWW
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Step-Up to Medicine is your lifeline for the clinical years of medical school. This book was originally written by third-year medical students searching for the perfect review book—not finding it on the market, they wrote it themselves! Now in its third edition, Step-Up to Medicine boils down the full scope of tested pathology in a single ingenious tool. Each element is tailored for immediate content absorption, and an all-new, full-color interior differentiate elements for even faster, more efficient review. And, Step-Up to Medicine, third edition provides two types of self-assessment—the kinds of questions you will ask yourself as a clinician plus USMLE-style practice questions. This review book gives you just the Step-Up to the medicine clerkship, accompanying shelf exams, and USMLE Step 2 that you need!
 
NEW Features for this blockbuster edition:
  • Full-color, updated interior design brings the content to you in a rousing, memorable style.
  • Full-color, updated art program illustrates concepts when a picture says it best—plenty of clinical images also supplement topics.
  • New content on evidence-based medicine keeps you current and informed to guide your clinical decision making. 
  • Expanded content on drug dosing is added where relevant. 
 
CLASSIC Features students swear by:
  • Complete coverage of high-yield medical topics ensures you are test ready
  • Clinical Pearls boxes help you “file away” clinical medicine connections for handy retrieval at test time
  • Quick Hits glimmering in the margins highlight highly testable material—just see how the sparks fly at test time
 
BONUS Material and study resources:
  • eBook with the fully searchable text is available via thePoint .
  • NEW 300 USMLE-style questions provide another means of self-assessment and practice for those exams
  • NEW Audio clips of breath and heart sounds also available on thePoint



Step-Up to Pediatrics (Step-Up Series)

Step-Up to Pediatrics (Step-Up Series) Author Samir S. Shah MD
ISBN-10 9781451145809
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Publisher LWW
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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 mobile Q&A app to accompany the text. 



Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series)3rd EDITION by Agabegi MD, Steven S., Agabegi MD, Elizabeth 3rd (third), North America (2012) Paperback

Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series)3rd EDITION by Agabegi MD, Steven S., Agabegi MD, Elizabeth 3rd (third), North America (2012) Paperback Author
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Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series)3rd EDITION by Agabegi MD, Steven S., Agabegi MD, Elizabeth 3rd (third), North America (2012) Paperback has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series)3rd EDITION by Agabegi MD, Steven S., Agabegi MD, Elizabeth 3rd (third), North America (2012) Paperback also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Step-Up to Medicine (Step-Up Series)3rd EDITION by Agabegi MD, Steven S., Agabegi MD, Elizabeth 3rd (third), North America (2012) Paperback book for free.



Step-Up to Obstetrics and Gynecology (Step-Up Series)

Step-Up to Obstetrics and Gynecology (Step-Up Series) Author Russell Snyder
ISBN-10 9781451112443
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Publisher LWW
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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!
 



Step-Up to Surgery (Step-Up Series)

Step-Up to Surgery (Step-Up Series) Author Stanley Zaslau
ISBN-10 9781451187632
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Publisher LWW
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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 USMLE Step 2 CK, 3e (Step-Up Series)

Step-Up to USMLE Step 2 CK, 3e (Step-Up Series) Author Jonathan P. Van Kleunen MD
ISBN-10 9781451189599
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Publisher LWW
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Step-Up to USMLE Step 2 CK is your one-stop shop for high-yield, systems-based review during the clinical years of medical school. The 3rd edition underwent expanded and innovative content updates designed to keep students informed and prepared with regards to high stakes exams and clinical decision making.  This edition packs illustrations, Next Steps, Mnemonics, and Quick Hits in a single, ingenious tool. Each element is tailored for immediate content absorption, and an all-new full-color interior differentiates elements for faster, more efficient review. Plus, Step-Up to USMLE Step 2 CK, third edition provides bonus material and study resources online for additional self-assessment and practice for this exam!

 NEW Features and Content changes for this blockbuster edition:

·      Improved flow of the tables and figures to match the flow of the text, so now tables and figures appear much closer to the text that they illustrate.
·         Numerous typographical and factual errors were corrected along with figure revisions and improvements.
·         Updated cardiovascular treatment strategies and best practices.
·         Revised Chapter on GASTROINTESTINAL  includes a major rearrangement of the Hepatic and Biliary diseases and rewrites for the Sections on Cirrhosis and Portal Hypertension.
·         Entirely new sections on urinary incontinence and posterior urethral valves in the GENITONURINARY chapter.
·         Endocrine chapter has been revised to reflect new drugs, new contraindications, and more thorough discussion of adverse effects.
·         Significant additions, corrections, and clarifications plus a new table to include 3 entirely new classes of HIV drugs in the HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY chapter.
·         Changes to the ER, ICU, and SURGERY chapter include an update to the Cardiovascular Emergencies algorithms to reflect 2010 updates and significant transfusion reactions.

 CLASSIC Features students swear by:

·         Complete coverage of high-yield topics—cause, risk factors, history and physical exam, lab studies or radiology, treatment and complications—ensures you are test ready!
·         Mnemonics help you “file away” clinical information for handy retrieval at test time!
·         Quick Hits glimmering in the margins highlight highly testable materials—just see how the sparks fly at test time!
·         Next Steps margin notes guide you through the workup of a patient with practical tips to success!
·         BONUS Material and study resources:
·         eBook with fully searchable text available via thePoint.
·         Image bank with all the images and tables from the book.
·         300 USMLE-style questions online allow for self-assessment and practice for the exam!



Step-Up to Family Medicine (Step-Up Series)

Step-Up to Family Medicine (Step-Up Series) Author Robert Ellis
ISBN-10 9781469864211
Release
Publisher LWW
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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 USMLE Step 3 (Step-Up Series)

Step-Up to USMLE Step 3 (Step-Up Series) Author Jonathan P. Van Kleunen MD
ISBN-10 9780781779630
Release
Publisher LWW
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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 Medicine

Step Up to Medicine Author Steven S. Agabegi
ISBN-10 9781609133603
Release 2012-08-23
Pages 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 medicine

Step up to medicine Author Steven S. Agabegi
ISBN-10 0781771536
Release 2008
Pages 537
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This book is a primary review tool to prepare students for both the internal medicine clerkship and the end-rotation NBME shelf examination. This logical alternative to several limited-focus books blends a bullet-outline format students prefer in a review book with comprehensive paragraphs, as needed, for optimal preparation. Illustrations, charts, tables, graphs, mnemonics, and "Quick Hits" pearls for the clerkship speed and supplement learning. Ample content without superfluous detail enables students to readily evaluate and expand their knowledge of cardiology, pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology, hematology, neurology, endocrinology, rheumatology, nephrology, genitourinary disorders, fluids and electrolytes, dermatology, and musculoskeletal problems. A new section in this Second Edition presents 100 USMLE-style clinical vignette-based questions with answers. A color insert contains over thirty full-color images. A companion Website will offer the fully searchable text and color photographs.



Step up to Medicine

Step up to Medicine Author Steven S. Agabegi
ISBN-10 0781747872
Release 2005
Pages 564
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Here is the first single, primary review tool to prepare students for both the internal medicine clerkship and the corresponding end-rotation NBME shelf examination. This logical alternative to several, limited-focus books blends a bullet-outline format students prefer in a review book with comprehensive paragraphs, as needed, for optimal preparation. A wealth of illustrations, charts, tables, graphs, and mnemonics speed and supplement learning. Ample content without superfluous detail enables students to readily evaluate and expand their knowledge of cardiology, pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology, hematology, neurology, endocrinology, rheumatology, nephrology, genitourinary disorders, fluids and electrolytes, dermatology, and musculoskeletal problems.



Step Up to USMLE Step 3

Step Up to USMLE Step 3 Author Jonathan P. Van Kleunen
ISBN-10 0781779634
Release 2008-10-01
Pages 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 Usmle Step 2 Ck

Step Up to Usmle Step 2 Ck Author Michael Mcinnis
ISBN-10 149630974X
Release 2015-10
Pages 352
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Preceded by Step-up to USMLE step 2 CK / Jonathan P. Van Kleunen, Michael McInnis, Brian Jenkins. 3rd ed. 2014.



Step Up to Emergency Medicine

Step Up to Emergency Medicine Author Plantz
ISBN-10 1451195141
Release 2015-10
Pages 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 2

Step up to USMLE Step 2 Author Jonathan P. Van Kleunen
ISBN-10 0781771560
Release 2007-09-01
Pages 322
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A systems-based review that offers numerous tables, illustrations, and flow charts helping the reader to focus on the most relevant facts for test day. Based on student feedback, this edition includes "Quick Hits" and "Next Steps" and "Mnemonics" marginalia to speed and supplement learning in addition to illustrations, and coverage of ARDS.



Step Up to Pediatrics

Step Up to Pediatrics Author Samir S. Shah
ISBN-10 9781469830377
Release 2013-11-07
Pages 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

Step Up to USMLE Step 1 Author Michael McInnis
ISBN-10 9781451176940
Release 2013-01-08
Pages 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 Geriatrics

Step Up to Geriatrics Author Mitchell S. King
ISBN-10 1496301277
Release 2016-09-20
Pages 336
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Step Up to Geriatrics has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Step Up to Geriatrics also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Step Up to Geriatrics book for free.



Step Up to Surgery

Step Up to Surgery Author Stanley Zaslau
ISBN-10 9781451187632
Release 2014
Pages 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 Obstetrics and Gynecology

Step Up to Obstetrics and Gynecology Author Russell Snyder
ISBN-10 1451112440
Release 2014-07-07
Pages 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!



Step up to the Bedside

Step up to the Bedside Author Edmund A. Milder
ISBN-10 0781779642
Release 2006
Pages 330
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Step-Up to the Bedside, Second Edition is a comprehensive case-based review book for the USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 CS. It presents 100 clinical cases following the USMLE format and focuses on the basic science underlying each clinical scenario. The case-based presentation helps students assimilate and synthesize basic science information and provides excellent preparation for USMLE Step 1, USMLE Step 2 CS, and clinical clerkships. This edition contains thirty completely new cases, and all existing cases have been extensively updated. Each case now opens with learning objectives and ends with USMLE-style questions. Quick Hits bullets, mnemonics, figures, and tables help readers retain information. Fifty of the cases will be available online.



USMLE Step 2 Secrets

USMLE Step 2 Secrets Author Theodore X. O'Connell
ISBN-10 9780323080521
Release 2010-06-21
Pages 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.



Pocket Medicine

Pocket Medicine Author Marc S Sabatine
ISBN-10 9781451193787
Release 2013-10-07
Pages 280
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Prepared by residents and attending physicians at Massachusetts General Hospital, this pocket-sized looseleaf is one of the best-selling references for medical students, interns, and residents on the wards and candidates reviewing for internal medicine board exams. In bulleted lists, tables, and algorithms, Pocket Medicine provides key clinical information about common problems in internal medicine, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology, nephrology, hematology-oncology, infectious diseases, endocrinology, and rheumatology. This Fifth Edition is fully updated and includes a sixteen-page color insert with key and classic abnormal images. If you purchased a copy of Sabatine: Pocket Medicine 5e, ISBN 978-1-4511-8237-8, please make note of the following important correction on page 1-36: Oral anticoagulation (Chest 2012;141:e531S; EHJ 2012;33:2719; Circ 2013;127:1916) All valvular AF as stroke risk very high Nonvalv. AF: stroke risk ~4.5%/y; anticoag ® 68% ¯ stroke; use a risk score to guide Rx: CHADS2: CHF (1 point), HTN (1), Age =75 y (1), DM (1), prior Stroke/TIA (2) CHA2DS2-VASc: adds 65+74 y (1) =75 y (2), vasc dis. [MI, Ao plaque, or PAD (1)]; ? (1) score ³2 ® anticoag; score 1 ® consider anticoag or ASA (? latter reasonable if risk factor age 65-74 y, vasc dis. or ?); antithrombotic Rx even if rhythm control [SCORE CORRECTED] Rx options: factor Xa or direct thrombin inhib (non-valv only; no monitoring required) or warfarin (INR 2-3; w/ UFH bridge if high risk of stroke); if Pt refuses anticoag, consider ASA + clopi or, even less effective, ASA alone (NEJM 2009;360:2066) Please make note of this correction in your copy of Sabatine: Pocket Medicine 5e immediately and contact LWW,,s Customer Service Department at 1.800.638.3030 or 1.301.223.2300 so that you may be issued a corrected page 1-36. You may also download a PDF of page 1-36 by clicking HERE. All copies of Pocket Medicine, 5e with the ISBN: 978-1-4511-9378-7 include this correction.



Step Up to USMLE Step 1

Step Up to USMLE Step 1 Author Samir Mehta
ISBN-10 9781605474700
Release 2009-10-01
Pages 409
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Thoroughly revised and updated for its Fourth Edition, 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 Fourth 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 completely new chapter outlines study tips and strategies. All information has been reviewed by faculty to ensure accuracy. A companion Website features fully searchable online text, a sample question bank, and more.



First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Third Edition

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS  Third Edition Author Tao Le
ISBN-10 9780071629133
Release 2009-08-24
Pages 416
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Trust the #1 selling USMLE Step 2 CS review book for the most thorough, score-boosting exam preparation possible! A Doody's Core Title for 2011! The best USMLE Step 2 CS review got just got even better! The third edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS has been updated based on feedback from US and international medical student test takers. This student-to-student guide thoroughly prepares you for frequently tested cases, including telephone exams, to ensure CS success. 41 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam – including all new pediatric and telephone interviews as well as suggested closing statements for each case A revised and expanded set of minicases representing common complaints designed to help you rapidly develop a set of differential diagnoses Time management advice to maximize your clinical encounters Step-by-step strategies for interacting with standardized patients, including “difficult patients” Detailed descriptions of high-yield physical exam maneuvers that will win you points without costing time Proven study and exam strategies from students who passed