First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Third Edition

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071629133
Release Date: 2009-08-24
Genre: Medical

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

First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 2018 28th Edition

Author: Vikas Bhushan
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
ISBN: 1260116123
Release Date: 2017-12-21
Genre: Medical

SCORE YOUR HIGHEST ON THE USMLE® STEP 1 WITH HELP FROM THE WORLD’S MOST POPULAR MEDICAL REVIEW BOOK An unmatched collection of more than 1,300 must-know facts and mnemonics provide a complete framework for your USMLE® preparation and coursework! This annually updated review delivers a comprehensive collection of high-yield facts and mnemonics that pinpoint exactly what you need to know to pass the exam. Co-authored by medical students who recently took the boards, it provides a complete framework to help you prepare for the most stressful exam of your career. Here's why this is the ultimate USMLE Step 1 review:•A complete framework for USMLE® Step 1 preparation, annually updated with crowdsourced contributions from thousands of students •Written by students who excelled on their Step 1 exam and reviewed by top faculty for accuracy•1,300 must-know topics with mnemonics to focus your study•1,000+ color photos and illustrations – 100 new or revised -- help you visualize processes, disorders, and clinical findings•Student-proven study and exam prep tips backed by learning science•Reorganized Rapid Review section for efficient, last-minute preparation•Revised and expanded recommendations for high-yield print and digital study resources s•Bonus material and real-time updates exclusively at FirstAidTeam.com

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Fourth Edition

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071764056
Release Date: 2012-02-22
Genre: Medical

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. 40 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

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK Eighth Edition

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071767491
Release Date: 2012-04-02
Genre: Medical

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

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Fifth Edition

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071809337
Release Date: 2014-08-22
Genre: Medical

The best-selling USMLE Step 2 CS review book--now completely updated to reflect the latest exam format! 44 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam--including 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 Updated content based on feedback from recent U.S. and international test takers 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 Time management advice to maximize your clinical encounters Proven study and exam strategies from students who passed the exam

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Sixth Edition

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
ISBN: 1259862445
Release Date: 2017-11-13
Genre: Medical

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 Q A for the USMLE Step 2 CK

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071594080
Release Date: 2007-10-10
Genre: Medical

1000 USMLE Step 2-formatted questions Explanations for both correct and incorrect answers 350+ images from First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK Content correlated to First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 for the ultimate study package

Blueprints USMLE Step 2 CS

Author: Carter E. Wahl
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1405104384
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Genre: Medical

Will you pass this new exam on your first attempt? Most students know how to do a patient exam, but they do not know what to expect during this new USMLE. Blueprints USMLE Step 2 CS provides the information you need to pass the test the first time. It contains practical information and sample patient cases in which you can practice writing a patient note in the format required for the exam. Know what to expect before you take this important exam. Blueprints USMLE Step 2 CS features: Tips on preparing for the exam Step-by-step guidelines on what to expect the day of the exam Details on how these physical exams may be different than ones students have performed previously Techniques for completing the 15-minute physical exam and 10-minute patient note for each station Guidelines on what students are graded on and how to pass Sample cases with checklists Sample patient notes and what you must include How to be prepared to pass Don't underestimate the cost of failure—pass it the first time with Blueprints USMLE Step 2 CS.

Beat the USMLE Step 2 Cs

Author: James D. Lawrence, III.
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1500707856
Release Date: 2014-07-31
Genre: Medical

There are 3 universal laws when it comes to the United States Medical Licensing Examination Step 2 CS (Clinical Skills):1. First of all, nobody calls it that. It's just “CS”, but if you really want to be long-winded about it, then say “Step 2 CS”.2. You can probably tell by now that there aren't really 3 universal laws. But wait! There is #3:3. If you're worried about CS, we guarantee* that our easy-to-read guide will help you leave with a SMILE of ultimate confidence, as opposed to one of relief that the 8-hour marathon is finally over and/or one masking your inner feelings of what-the-hell-just-happened.As a medical student and a future physician, you'd rather be safe than sorry. You'll be safe with us because this guide will over-prepare you for CS, at the very least. Together we'll go over pro tips and advice that you won't find anywhere else, and we'll highlight essential information you'll need for CS and key things that can easily be overlooked.It's like that mean old dean from Patch Adams who said, “We're gonna make DOCTORS out of you.”We're gonna make FUTURE DOCTORS WHO EASILY BEAT CS out of you!

Case based Simulation and Review for USMLE Step 2 CS

Author: Theodore X. O'Connell
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: 1416025472
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

Calm your anxiety and prepare for the USMLE Step 2 CS exam! The interactive role-play exercises in this book will put you at ease with the new Clinical Skills examination. Effective for individual preparation but organized to promote group study, this volume provides materials so you can role-play the exam with fellow students. By simulating the actual CS examination, you will reinforce your clinical skills and familiarize yourself with the format of the examination. Presents complete descriptions of the exam process and expectations. Uses a case-based review format that provides 20 high-yield cases to reinforce and practice your clinical skills. Allows you to act the part of the patient or scorer as well as examinee, for a unique and highly educational experience. Provides scoring sheets so your colleagues can grade your performance. Includes current national recommendations regarding the problem presented in each case.

Master the Boards USMLE Step 2 CK

Author: Conrad Fischer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781506208534
Release Date: 2017-07-04
Genre: Medical

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.

CS Checklists Portable Review for the USMLE Step 2 CS Second Edition

Author: Jennifer Rooney
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071488235
Release Date: 2007-04-16
Genre: Medical

This small, easy-to-carry-book, checklist format is perfect for self-testing for partner quizzing on the elements that will be tested on the USMLE Step 2 CS. Each case starts out with a scenario, then provides a checklist for every item the student should consider regarding the patient history, physical examination, differential diagnosis and follow up.

First Aid for the USMLE Step 3 Second Edition

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071594585
Release Date: 2007-11-28
Genre: Medical

Let the authors of First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 show you how to ace the USMLE Step 3 with this proven survival guide Written by residents who passed the boards and reviewed by top faculty, First Aid for the USMLE Step 3 delivers the content and practical advice you need to pass the USMLE Step 3. Turn to this trusted guide for: High-yield information, mnemonics, and visual aids 100 mini-cases let you practice for the CCS Tips on how to register and achieve a top score 50 pages of NEW content and thousand of high-yield facts 50 NEW clinical images plus 8-page full-color insert NEW student reviews of Step 3 review books, courses, and programs

The Ultimate Guide and Review for USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills Exam

Author: Mark H. Swartz
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: UCSD:31822035454701
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

Guides you through the Step 2 exam. Focusing on the important concepts of the exam, guide also suggest many communication techniques vital in establishing an excellent doctor-patient relationship. It contains thirty practice cases which help you hone your history-taking, physical examination, and communication skills.

Mastering the OSCE Objective Structured Clinical Examination and CSA Clinical Skills Assessment

Author: Jo-Ann Reteguiz
Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange
ISBN: 007138135X
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Medical

This one-of-a-kind book prepares US and Canadian medical students and IMGs for the OSCE and CSA by simulating patient cases likely to be tested on the examinations. It presents more than 60 cases in the core areas of internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, psychiatry, and surgery to assess students' interpersonal and physical diagnosis skills. Each case presents the reader with a brief patient background, and