Physical Diagnosis PreTest Self Assessment and Review Seventh Edition

Physical Diagnosis PreTest Self Assessment and Review  Seventh Edition Author Lisa Bernstein
ISBN-10 0071718079
Release 2010-10-08
Pages 400
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500 USMLE-style questions and answers provide an unbeatable way to assess your physical diagnosis skills for the USMLE Step 2 CK 4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "The audience is by definition American medical students preparing for the examinations, but there is definite benefit for other physician assistant and nurse practitioner students as well. I would add that there is utility for every medical school faculty member to review in designing their teaching goals for the students....For the intended audience, this is a high value preparation book."--Doody's Review Service PreTest Physical Diagnosis delivers 500 questions with complete but concise explanations of both correct and incorrect answer options. In order to simulate the USMLE Step 2 CK test-taking experience, the book is composed entirely of clinical vignette style questions and clinical images. The questions are referenced to major texts and seminal articles to assist you in further research. This is the perfect resource for students transitioning from didactice to critical years. Features Addresses the core competencies for understanding physical diagnosis Student tested and reviewed for maximum simulation of the USMLE and course exams Complements other review material and works in conjunction with larger course books Portable size makes it perfect for study on the go The content you need to ace the USMLE Step 2CK: Section I - The Systems; Dermatology, HEENT, Respiratory, Cardiovascular, Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary, Endocrinology, Hematology/Oncology, Rheumatology, Musculoskeletal, Neurological, Section II - Miscellaneous Topics: Geriatrics, Infectious Disease, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics and Neonatology, Bonus Chapter: Top TEN toughest Physcial Diagnosis Questions; High Yield Facts



Physical Diagnosis PreTest Self Assessment and Review

Physical Diagnosis  PreTest Self Assessment and Review Author Jo-Ann Reteguiz
ISBN-10 9780071376372
Release 2000-09-06
Pages 328
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Now updated to reflect the USMLE Step 2 exam, with greater emphasis on case presentations and diagnostic skills. Approximately 400 new clinical vignettes with accompanying questions (500 questions in all)--now featuring expanded answers referenced to leading textbooks or journal articles. Reviewed by McGraw-Hill's Medical Student Advisory Committee to ensure simulation of the USMLE test-taking experience.



Physical Diagnosis PreTest Self Assessment and Review Seventh Edition

Physical Diagnosis PreTest Self Assessment and Review  Seventh Edition Author Lisa Bernstein
ISBN-10 0071633014
Release 2010-08-20
Pages 442
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500 USMLE-style questions and answers provide an unbeatable way to assess your physical diagnosis skills for the USMLE Step 2 CK 4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "The audience is by definition American medical students preparing for the examinations, but there is definite benefit for other physician assistant and nurse practitioner students as well. I would add that there is utility for every medical school faculty member to review in designing their teaching goals for the students....For the intended audience, this is a high value preparation book."--Doody's Review Service PreTest Physical Diagnosis delivers 500 questions with complete but concise explanations of both correct and incorrect answer options. In order to simulate the USMLE Step 2 CK test-taking experience, the book is composed entirely of clinical vignette style questions and clinical images. The questions are referenced to major texts and seminal articles to assist you in further research. This is the perfect resource for students transitioning from didactice to critical years. Features Addresses the core competencies for understanding physical diagnosis Student tested and reviewed for maximum simulation of the USMLE and course exams Complements other review material and works in conjunction with larger course books Portable size makes it perfect for study on the go The content you need to ace the USMLE Step 2CK: Section I - The Systems; Dermatology, HEENT, Respiratory, Cardiovascular, Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary, Endocrinology, Hematology/Oncology, Rheumatology, Musculoskeletal, Neurological, Section II - Miscellaneous Topics: Geriatrics, Infectious Disease, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics and Neonatology, Bonus Chapter: Top TEN toughest Physcial Diagnosis Questions; High Yield Facts



Obstetrics And Gynecology PreTest Self Assessment And Review Thirteenth Edition

Obstetrics And Gynecology PreTest Self Assessment And Review  Thirteenth Edition Author Karen Schneider
ISBN-10 9780071761277
Release 2012-05-18
Pages 352
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***IF YOU WANT TO UPDATE THE INFORMATION ON YOUR TITLE SHEET, THEN YOU MUST UPDATE COPY IN THE "PRODUCT INFORMATION COPY" FIELD. COPY IN THE "TIPSHEET COPY" FIELD DOES NOT APPEAR ON TITLE SHEETS.*** Obstetrics and Gynecology: PreTest gives you 500 USMLE-format questions, answers, and concise but comprehensive explanations of correct and incorrect answer options to boost exam-day performance. Market / Audience Primary Market: 3rd and 4th year US medical students in required rotations (18,000.yr.) Secondary Market: Foreign medical graduates preparing for the USMLE Step 2 CK About the Book The PreTest Clinical Science Series prepares medical students for USMLE Step 2 CK, which assesses students? medical knowledge of core clinical topics with multiple-choice and matching questions. Useful as reviews for clerkship exams following core clinical rotations, each PreTest book contains 500 questions with complete but concise answers referenced to leading textbooks and journal articles. Discussions review correct and incorrect answer options to reinforce learning. The 13th edition of Obstetrics and Gynecology: PreTest simulates the USMLE Step 2 CK test-taking experience by including 100% vignette-style questions and updates on the latest guidelines and procedures in ObGyn. To ensure that questions are representative of the style and level of difficulty of the exam, each PreTest book is reviewed by students who either recently passed Step 2CK of the boards or completed their ObGyn rotation. Key Selling Features 500 USMLE Step 2 CK-format questions, answers, and explanations address the clerkship's core competencies Complete explanations discuss right and wrong answer options Includes multiple-choice and matching questions Referenced to authoritative texts and seminal articles for further reading Student-tested and reviewed USMLE-format Q&A provides self-assessment and needed practice before exam day Written by clerkship educators that understand what students need to learn. References to current textbooks provide context for answer explanations Student-tested and reviewed to ensure questions are relevant to exams About the Authors Karen M. Schneider, MD is Assistant Professor and Assistant Director, Memorial Hermann Hospital Residency Program in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Her clinical and research interests include Resident and student education. Stephen K. Patrick, MD is the Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program Director at The Methodist Hospital?Dallas in Dallas, Texas.



Pathophysiology PreTest Self Assessment and Review

Pathophysiology  PreTest Self Assessment and Review Author Maurice Mufson
ISBN-10 9780071389631
Release 2001-08-24
Pages 200
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Gives medical students 500 questions, answers, and explanations to prepare for the pathophysiology section of the USMLE Step 1. The new edition includes many new questions in the two-step clinical format to simulate the USMLE Step 1.



Surgery PreTest Self Assessment and Review Thirteenth Edition

Surgery PreTest Self Assessment and Review  Thirteenth Edition Author Lillian Kao
ISBN-10 9780071762687
Release 2012-03-23
Pages 374
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The closest you can get to seeing the USMLE Step 2 CK without actually taking it Surgery: PreTest Self-Assessment & Review is the perfect way to assess your knowledge of surgery for the USMLE Step 2 CK and shelf exams. You'll find 500 USMLE-style questions and answers that address the clerkship's core competencies along with detailed explanations of both correct and incorrect answers. All questions have been reviewed by students who recently passed the boards and completed their clerkship to ensure they match the style and difficulty level of the exam. 500 USMLE-style questions and answers Detailed explanations for right and wrong answers Targets what you really need to know for exam success Student tested and reviewed



Clinical Emergency Medicine

Clinical Emergency Medicine Author Scott Sherman
ISBN-10 9780071794619
Release 2014-01-10
Pages 400
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Ninety-eight of the chief complaints and disorders you're most likely to encounter in the ED! A clear, concise guide for clinicians new to the Emergency Department A Doody's Core Title for 2015! Written by authors who are practicing emergency physicians and emergency medicine educators, Clinical Emergency Medicine distills the entire content of the emergency medicine curriculum into less than one hundred succinct, clinically relevant chapters. This unique book is intended to guide you through what you must know and be able to do during an actual shift and give you a better understanding of the issues and problems you will face while working in the Emergency Department. Featuring a consistent, find-it-now design, Clinical Emergency Medicine delivers concise, must-know information on ninety-eight chief complaints and disorders, ranging from asthma and chest pain to fever and poisoning. Each chapter begins with Key Points, followed by an Introduction, Clinical Presentation (History and Physical Examination), Diagnostic Studies, Medical Decision Making, Treatment and Disposition, and Suggested Reading. Whenever possible, the authors provide practical advice on drug dosing, the medical decision-making thought process, treatment plans, and dispositions that will be of value in a clinical environment. Numerous diagnostic algorithms simplify the problem and point you towards a solution. Valuable to medical students, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and junior level residents, Clinical Emergency Medicine teaches you things that may not have been covered in medical or physician assistant school, but have an important bearing on patient outcomes.



Neurology PreTest Self Assessment Review Seventh Edition

Neurology PreTest Self Assessment   Review  Seventh Edition Author David J. Anschel
ISBN-10 007159793X
Release 2009-03-31
Pages 352
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The student tested-and-reviewed way to prep for the neurology shelf exam and the USMLE Step 2 CK Neurology: PreTest Self-Assessment & Review is the perfect way to assess your knowledge of neurology for the USMLE Step 2 CK and shelf exams. You'll find 500 USMLE-style questions and answers that address the clerkship's core competencies along with detailed explanations of both correct and incorrect answers. All questions have been reviewed by students who recently passed the boards and completed their clerkship to ensure they match the style and difficulty level of the exam. 500 USMLE-style questions and answers Detailed explanations for right and wrong answers Targets what you really need to know for exam success Student tested and reviewed Neurology: PreTest Self-Assessment & Review is the closest you can get to seeing the test before you take it. Great for clerkship and the USMLE Step 2 CK! Neurology: PreTest asks the right questions so you'll know the right answers. Open it and start learning what's on the test.



Examination Paediatrics

Examination Paediatrics Author Wayne Harris
ISBN-10 9780729579407
Release 2011-08-17
Pages 626
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A practical study guide to help candidates pass clinical examinations in paediatrics, particularly at postgraduate level Examination Paediatrics, 4th Edition is written for candidates preparing for the Fellowship Examination of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP). This includes both Australian and New Zealand candidates as well as candidates taking the Australian examination in other countries. This invaluable paediatric study guide is also aimed at candidates preparing for the Membership Examination for the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (UK) (Part II) (MRCPCH). Additionally, Examination Paediatrics will be a useful medical reference for all undergraduate and postgraduate students preparing for any paediatric exam with a clinical component – including those with an OSCE format. The new sections and expanded text in this fourth edition will assist General Practitioners, paediatric residents, house officers, registrars and doctors sitting the Australian Medical Council examination. Examination Paediatrics, 4th Edition contains ample information on history-taking, examination procedure, relevant investigations, memory aids, lists and mnemonics, and management for the majority of chronic paediatric clinical problems seen in hospital-based practice. This new edition retains a key feature popular in previous editions of Examination Paediatrics – a detailed explanation of the attitudinal skills, body language, and motivation necessary to complete clinical examinations successfully. • discussion of new mini CEX (Clinical Evaluation Exercises) and new short case introduction • expanded cardiology, endocrinology and neurology sections with new diagrams • a new section on Williams syndrome • expanded sections on Marfan syndrome and Noonan syndrome • a new long case on obstructive sleep apnoea • a new short case on virilisation



Emergency Medicine PreTest Self Assessment and Review Second Edition

Emergency Medicine PreTest Self Assessment and Review  Second Edition Author Adam J. Rosh
ISBN-10 9780071598620
Release 2009-03-31
Pages 570
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The student tested-and-reviewed way to prep for the Emergency Medicine shelf exam and the USMLE Step 2 CK Emergency Medicine: PreTest Self-Assessment & Review is the perfect way to assess your knowledge of Emergency Medicine for the USMLE Step 2 CK and shelf exams. You'll find 500 USMLE-style questions and answers that address the clerkship's core competencies along with detailed explanations of both correct and incorrect answers. All questions have been reviewed by students who recently passed the boards and completed their clerkship to ensure they match the style and difficulty level of the exam. 500 USMLE-style questions and answers Detailed explanations for right and wrong answers Targets what you really need to know for exam success Student tested and reviewed Emergency Medicine: PreTest Self-Assessment & Review is the closest you can get to seeing the test before you take it. Great for clerkship and the USMLE Step 2 CK! Emergency Medicine: PreTest asks the right questions so you'll know the right answers. Open it and start learning what's on the test.



Case Studies in Infectious Disease

Case Studies in Infectious Disease Author Peter Lydyard
ISBN-10 9781135153137
Release 2010-07-01
Pages
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Case Studies in Infectious Disease presents forty case studies featuring the most important human infectious diseases worldwide. Written for students of microbiology and medicine this book describes the natural history of infection from point of entry of the pathogen through pathogenesis, followed by clinical presentation, diagnosis and treatment. Five core sets of questions are posed in each case. What is the nature of the infectious agent, how does it gain access to the body, what cells are infected, and how does the organism spread? What are the host defense mechanisms against the agent and how is the disease caused? What are the typical manifestations of the infection and the complications that can occur? How is the infection diagnosed and what is the differential diagnosis? How is the infection managed, and what preventative measures can be taken to avoid infection? This standardized approach provides the reader with a logical basis for understanding these diverse and medically important organisms, fully integrating microbiology and immunology throughout.



An Introduction to Programming with C

An Introduction to Programming with C  Author Diane Zak
ISBN-10 9781305465060
Release 2015-06-30
Pages 768
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Discover the importance of learning C++ with Diane Zak's popular AN INTRODUCTION TO PROGRAMMING WITH C++, 8E. This book's distinctive emphasis clarifies how mastering C++ programming skills will benefit you now and throughout your career. This unique text incorporates a student-focused approach that continually highlights the importance and relevance of the programming concepts you are learning. Memorable new examples portray concepts in action, while abundant new hands-on exercises, including mini-quizzes, Labs, and Try This features, guide you in absorbing, practicing, and applying concepts as you progress. Trust AN INTRODUCTION TO PROGRAMMING WITH C++, 8E to keep you enthusiastic about learning as you master the skills of C++. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.



Physical Examination and Health Assessment

Physical Examination and Health Assessment Author Carolyn Jarvis
ISBN-10 1455728101
Release 2015-02-04
Pages 896
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With an easy-to-read approach and unmatched learning resources, Physical Examination & Health Assessment, 7th Edition offers a clear, logical, and holistic approach to physical exams across the lifespan. A total of 1,200 illustrations, checklists of key exam steps, and practical insights ensure that you learn all the physical exam skills you need to know. Written by Carolyn Jarvis, an experienced educator and clinician, this gold standard in physical examination reflects what is going on in nursing today with coverage of emerging trends and the latest on evidence-based practice. It's easy to see why this text is, far and away, #1 in this field! A clear, logical, and streamlined approach simplifies content and helps you learn to perform the complete health assessment: The conversational, easy-to-understand writing style makes learning easier. A two-column format distinguishes normal findings from abnormal findings, and uses step-by-step photos to clarify examination techniques and expected findings. 1,200 full-color illustrations present anatomy and physiology, examination techniques, and abnormal findings. Abnormal findings tables include more than 300 pathophysiology photos to help in recognizing, sorting, and describing abnormalities. Comprehensive coverage reflects the realities of today's nursing practice: NEW content on the Electronic Health Record, charting, and narrative recording provides examples of how to document assessment findings. 150 NEW normal and abnormal examination photos for the nose, mouth, throat, thorax, and pediatric assessment show findings that are unexpected or that require referral for follow-up care, with cultural diversity and developmental variations. UPDATED evidence-based practice content is highlighted and reflects a focus on conducting the most effective, accurate examinations. UPDATED case studies provide opportunities to apply your knowledge and develop your analytical skills. Checklists for use in RN-to-BSN completion programs provide a refresher for seasoned nurses returning to the classroom. A holistic approach to assessment accommodates the diverse types of patients that you will encounter in the real world: Documentation and Critical Thinking sections provide real-world clinical examples of specific patients and how to record assessment findings in the patient's chart, using the SOAP format. Promoting a Healthy Lifestyle boxes enable patient teaching and health promotion while performing the health assessment, and now address the key concept of prevention. Developmental Competence sections provide age-specific assessment techniques for infants, children, adolescents, pregnant women, and older adults. Culture and Genetics sections include biocultural and transcultural information on an increasingly diverse patient population. Spanish-language translations highlight important phrases for improved data gathering and communication during the physical examination with Spanish-speaking patients. NEW evidence-based guidelines reflect a focus on conducting the most effective, qualitative exams. NEW Substance Use Assessment chapter addresses this increasingly critical aspect of holistic patient assessments. 100 new photos of step-by-step examination techniques include all-new exam panoramas for key systems. 100 new abnormal findings photos provide instant visual cues for findings that are unexpected or that require referral for follow-up care. Expanded chapter on assessment of the hospitalized adult provides a focused assessment of the patient in the hospital setting. New content on obesity provides current information on this growing health problem.



Saunders Q A Review for the NCLEX RN Examination

Saunders Q A Review for the NCLEX RN   Examination Author Linda Anne Silvestri
ISBN-10 9780323286510
Release 2014-10-01
Pages 704
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With more than 6,000 unique test questions that you won’t find in Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination, Saunders Q&A Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination, 6th Edition provides the additional practice you need to prepare for and succeed on the NCLEX-RN exam! To enhance your review, each question includes a test-taking strategy, rationales for correct and incorrect answers, and page references to major nursing textbooks. The Evolve companion website adds a pre-test to help in identifying any areas of weakness, and lets you answer questions in study or exam mode. Written by the most trusted name in NCLEX exam review, Linda Anne Silvestri, this book organizes questions to match the Client Needs and Integrated Processes found in the most recent NCLEX-RN test plan. This review is part of the popular Saunders Pyramid to Success, which has helped more than 1.5 million nurses pass the NCLEX exam! Rationales are provided for both correct and incorrect answer options. A detailed test-taking strategy is included for each question, providing clues for analyzing and selecting the correct answer. All alternate item question types are represented, including multiple response, prioritizing/ordered response, fill-in-the-blank, illustration/hot spot, chart/exhibit questions, graphic option, and questions incorporating audio and video. Questions categorized by cognitive level, NCLEX® client needs area, integrated process, priority concepts, and clinical content area help you focus on the question types you find most difficult. A Priority Nursing Tip is included with each question, highlighting need-to-know patient care information. Page references to Elsevier nursing textbooks direct you to study and remediation material for any question answered incorrectly. Chapters organized by Client Needs simplify review and reflect the question mix in the NCLEX-RN test plan blueprint. An 85-question comprehensive exam represents the content and percentages of question types identified in the NCLEX-RN test plan. An Evolve companion website includes a pre-test to help in identifying any areas of weakness, and allows you to choose an area of study by content category and to answer questions in study or exam mode. Preparation guidance for the NCLEX-RN includes chapters on academic and nonacademic preparation, advice from a recent nursing graduate, and transitional issues for the foreign-educated nurse. NEW! Online and mobile updates will address the new NCLEX test plan to be released in April 2016. NEW! Content from the latest NCLEX-RN® test plan covers the newest topics you could see on the exam. NEW! Additional practice questions in the book and on the Evolve companion website bring the total to over 6,000 test questions. NEW! Color-coded strategic words in each test-taking strategy refer you to content review and strategy discussions in the Silvestri Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN and Strategies for Test Success products.



Physiology PreTestTM Self Assessment and Review Twelfth Edition

Physiology PreTestTM Self Assessment and Review  Twelfth Edition Author Patricia Metting
ISBN-10 9780071509381
Release 2007-03-22
Pages 400
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PreTestTM is the closest you can get to seeing the test before you take it! "This is an excellent review of basic science concepts presented in a clinical Q&A context, perfect for both basic science and USMLE Step 1 review. The format not only prepares you to take Step 1, but reinforces what you have learned by forcing you to think through detailed, comprehensive questions and answers, as opposed to simply sheer memorization."--Amy S. Arrington, PhD, Medical Student, Baylor College of Medicine Great for course review and the USMLE Step 1, Physiology: PreTestTMasks the right quetions so you'll know the right answers. Open it and start learning what's on the test: 500 USMLE-type questions, answers, and explanations Explanations for right and wrong answers Targets what you really need to know Student tested and reviewed



Clinical Electrocardiography Review Study Guide Second Edition

Clinical Electrocardiography  Review   Study Guide  Second Edition Author Franklin Zimmerman
ISBN-10 0071423028
Release 2004-03-05
Pages 425
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The best review available for the ECG section of the cardiology boards! This exceptional resource offers 200 full-sized ECGs with accompanying patient histories in a format parallel to the cardiology certification exam. The included ECGs range from simple to complex, reflecting conditions common and rare.



Preventive Medicine and Public Health PreTest Self Assessment and Review Ninth Edition

Preventive Medicine and Public Health PreTest Self Assessment and Review  Ninth Edition Author Sylvie Ratelle
ISBN-10 0071359621
Release 2000-10-31
Pages 238
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Now updated to reflect the USMLE Step 2 exam, with greater emphasis on case presentations and diagnostic skills. Approximately 400 new clinical vignettes with accompanying questions (500 questions in all)--now featuring expanded answers referenced to leading textbooks or journal articles. Reviewed by McGraw-Hill's Medical Student Advisory Committee to ensure simulation of the USMLE test-taking experience.