First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Sixth Edition

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS  Sixth Edition
Author: Tao Le,Vikas Bhushan
Publsiher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
Total Pages: 640
Release: 2017-11-13
ISBN: 9781259862441
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Sixth Edition Book Excerpt:

The #1 review for the USMLE Step 2 CS is now even better! The Sixth Edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS has been updated to reflect the latest NBME exam format and worksheet items, and incorporates feedback from recent US and international test-takers. This high-yield review delivers a thorough exam preparation guide for the USMLE Step 2 CS, offering a solid review of frequently test CS cases, along with proven study and exam strategies for clinical encounters. ●44 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam, updated to reflect recent exam changes, and test your ability to document the patient’s most likely diagnosis and how it is supported by the history and physical findings ●A revised and expanded set of 39 minicases representing common complaints designed to help you rapidly develop a working set of differential diagnoses ●Detailed descriptions and illustrations of high-yield physical exam maneuvers that will win you points without costing time ●Updated maxicases with examples of how to ask patients insightful questions ●Expanded guidelines on how to deal with challenging situations, including those that pose ethical and confidentiality issues ●An updated exam preparation guide for the new USMLE® Step 2 CS, including proven study and exam strategies for clinical encounters based on the patient-centered interview ●Updated content based on feedback from recent U.S. and international test takers

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Sixth Edition

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS  Sixth Edition
Author: Tao Le,Vikas Bhushan
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 621
Release: 2017-12-22
ISBN: 1259862453
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Sixth Edition Book Excerpt:

The #1 review for the USMLE Step 2 CS is now even better! The Sixth Edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS has been updated to reflect the latest NBME exam format and worksheet items, and incorporates feedback from recent US and international test-takers. This high-yield review delivers a thorough exam preparation guide for the USMLE Step 2 CS, offering a solid review of frequently test CS cases, along with proven study and exam strategies for clinical encounters. • 40 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam • Time management advice to maximize clinical encounters. • Step-by-step strategies for interacting with standardized patients, including "difficult patients" and telephone encounters. • A revised and expanded set of mini-cases representing common complaints designed to help test-takers rapidly develop a working set of differential diagnoses

First Aid for the USMLE Step 3 Fifth Edition

First Aid for the USMLE Step 3  Fifth Edition
Author: Tao Le,Vikas Bhushan
Publsiher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2018-12-24
ISBN: 9781260440317
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

First Aid for the USMLE Step 3 Fifth Edition Book Excerpt:

The resident’s trusted, one-stop guide to acing the USMLE® Step 3 – co-written by residents who recently took the exam and know what it takes to pass STRONG FOCUS ON TEST-RELEVANT MATERIAL MAXIMIZES YOUR STUDY TIME! First Aid for the USMLE® Step 3, Fifth Edition provides busy residents with thousands of high-yield facts, mnemonics, and full-color visual aids to help them pass the last of the required USMLE® examinations. Also included are the reader-acclaimed “mini-cases” designed to help residents pass the case portion of the examination. First Aid for the USMLE® Step 3, Fifth Edition is carefully written to focus on high-yield, top-priority information, most likely to be included on the exam. FEATURES: •Updated diagnosis and treatment sections reflect the sequence in which diagnostic tools and therapies are implemented in actual clinical practice•Increased number of vignette-style “flash cards” and full-color clinical images•Proven test-taking strategies from residents who’ve been there and excelled•Basic science correlations prepare residents for foundational science questions