• 10 new scenarios • Case title changes to be more general and better reflect the actual exam (ie: abdominal pain v. appendicitis) • New section for each scenario on what to discuss with the patient • Thorough explanations on how to take the test • Checklists following 55 frequently tested scenarios to remind the student what to look for, ask and follow up with patients upon examination
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.
The USMLE Step 2 Mock Exam presents 750 board type multiple choice questions with answers and explanations. The questions closely adhere to the Step 2 clinical vignette formulations and the 15 one-hour test blocks faithfully replicate current exam conditions. 750 board type questions reflecting the most style used on the exam itself The detailed explanations ensure that readers understand why their answers are right or wrong The explanations include the insights about the exam that are a key feature in all of Brochert's books Brochert is a young physician who scored in the 99th percentile on Step 2 and has extensively researched Step 2 and its recent administrations A subject index allows readers to focus on areas where they need more study All specialties and subspecialties addressed on the exam are covered. 15 blocks of 50 questions, each to be answered in one hours, simulate current exam conditions.
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
Step-Up to Medicine
Author: Steven S. Agabegi, Elizabeth D. Agabegi
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
"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.
THE INSIDER'S GUIDE TO ACING THE FAMILY MEDICINE BOARDS--WRITTEN BY PHYSICIANS WHO PASSED Apply the proven First Aid formula for exam success! Features: A complete one-stop review of the most frequently tested topics NEW full-color design NEW integrated vignette Q&As prepare you for what you will see on exam day Insider tips and study strategies for outstanding performance Hundreds of high-yield tables, diagrams, and illustrations Key facts in the margins reinforce must-know information Mnemonics make learning and memorization fast, fun, and easy Great as a refresher for recertification
Prepare Early...Score Higher Completely revised and small enough to fit in a lab coat pocket, this review of Pediatrics features 500 questions with answers and explanations, including 200 new questions in clinical vignette format. All questions are reviewed by recent USMLE Step 2 test-takers.
The #1 Review for the USMLE Step 1 - written by students who aced the boards! 900+ must-know facts and mnemonics organized by organ systems and general principles 24 pages of color photos like those on the exam 100+ clinical vignettes Brand new Pathology chapter and totally revised Behavioral Science chapter The famous “First Aid Ratings” - 300+ medical test prep resources rated by students Updated exam preparation guide with advice from Step 1 veterans Strategies that maximize your study time and deliver the results you want
INSIDER'S GUIDE TO EMERGENCY MEDICINE CLERKSHIP SUCCESS QUICK FIX FOR THE CLERKSHIP REAL ANSWERS TO CLERKSHIP QUESTIONS The only student-to-student, step-by-step guide to clerkship success Insider tips for outstanding performance from students who excelled Hundreds of recently tested high-yield topics from shelf exams and the USMLE Step 2 NEW "Typical Scenario" and “Exam Tip” study boxes prepare you for questions on the exam “Ward tips” arm you with answers to common pimping questions "Classifieds" do the research for you, featuring high-yield websites and top extracurricular opportunities and scholarships Tear-out cards with essential emergency medicine concepts in pocket-ready format
344 cases give you the edge you need to ace the USMLE Step 2 CK! This powerful casebook is packed with 344 exam-type clinical cases that teach you how to work through questions on the exam. Completedly updated based on student feedback, it includes active-recall questions and answers that reinforce key concepts. 344 high-yield cases--94 NEW!--written by students who aced the exam Cases emphasize board-relevant diseases and concepts Open-ended active recall questions and answers teach you to work through cases and reinformce must-know facts and concepts Two-column format for easy self-quizzing 100+ images, diagrams, and tables complement the cases Organized the same ways as First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK and First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 2 CK to facilitate parallel study
Author: Traves D. Crabtree, Eugene F. Foley, Robert G. Sawyer
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Designed for medical students preparing for USMLE Step 2 and course exams. The format is structured to help you recall and review important information. You can drastically reduce the time you spend reviewing and preparing for Surgery clerkship and the USMLE Step 2.
Ace the USMLE Step 2 CK with these unique “flashcards in a book”! Students who just took the USMLE Step 2 CK reveal what it takes to excel! "I highly recommend this book for Step 2 review. This is useful because it has a consistent, straightforward question and answer format. The answers are short and to the point, which makes it easy for self-tests. The 'make a diagnosis' sections are very helpful )and reflective) of shelf exam questions. I will be sure to let my classmates know this is a great resource!" -- Jesicca Bury, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Class of 2010 "Deja Review is jam-packed with key concepts and important details. I like the Q&A format, and that you can cover up the answers. It forces you to interact with the material and actively recall information rather than just reading the information. The book fits perfectly in the white coat pocket so it can be carried around and whipped out during slow times." -- Tina Nguyen, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Class of 2008 Deja Review: USMLE Step 2 CK boils down your coursework to just the critical concepts you ned to know for exam success. This unbeatable guide features a quick-read, two-column "flashcard" Q&A format--specifically designed to help you remember a large amount of pertinent information in the least amount of time possible. The format allows you to zero in on only the correct answers in order to promote memory retention and get the most out of your study time. Great for last-minute review of high-yield facts, Deja Review provides a straighforward way for you to assess your strengths and weaknesses for USMLE Step 2 CK success. You will find everything you need to ace the exam, including: Active recall questions that allow you to understand, not just memorize, the content “Make a Diagnosis” clinical vignettes at the ends of chapters that prepare you for board questions Mnemonics and key words to help you focus on core facts A portable size for study on the go--fits in your white coat pocket A bookmark included to help you work through easy-to-use flashcard presentation The Content You Need to Excel on the USMLE Step 2 CK: Internal Medicine, Surgery, Neurology, Psychiatry, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine, Abbreviations
Everything you need to ace the USMLE Step 2 CK All questions are in proper USMLE format....[The book] is well-organized by subject matter for efficient review of weaknesses."--Rebecca Mallo, Medical Student, University of Washington School of Medicine LANGE Q&A™: USMLE Step 2 CK is a comprehensive Q&A review of the core topics tested on the exam. Chapters are organized by subject to help you assess your strengths and weaknesses and focus on your problem areas. One complete practice test, formatted as 8 blocks of 46 questions -- just like the USMLE -- simulates the exam experience. Explanations discuss correct and incorrect answer options for a complete, high-yield review and all questions are in board format. FEATURES: 1,100+ USMLE Step 2 CK format questions Comprehensive 360+ question practice exam for self-evaluation Detailed explanations of both correct and incorrect answers Color photos you'll need to recognize on exam day The latest information on preventive medicine
The closest you can get to seeing the USMLE Step 2 CK without actually taking it Family Medicine: PreTest Self-Assessment & Review is the perfect way to assess your knowledge of Family 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
Crush Step 2
Author: Adam Brochert
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
Crush Step 2: The Ultimate USMLE Step 2 Review-the name and reputation speak for themselves! Drs. Theodore X. O'Connell and Mayur Movalia bring a fresh perspective to this trusted classic that offers you the most high-yield coverage of all of the specialty and subspecialty knowledge tested on the most recent administrations of the USMLE Step 2 exam. A well-written, easily accessible approach, with plenty of helpful lists and tables, makes studying stress-free. You'll also find numerous tips, insights, and guidance on maximizing your score and on getting the most benefit from computer-based simulations. If you know all of the concepts in this book, you should do much better than pass USMLE Step 2: You should CRUSH STEP 2! Confidently prepare for the boards with the text that is trusted and recommended by thousands of medical students. Focus on essential information and master it efficiently with thoroughly updated, high-yield coverage of all of the specialty and subspecialty knowledge tested on the most recent USMLE Step 2 exam, so you can be sure you're studying the material you really need to know. Spend more time studying and less time searching thanks to a well-written, easily accessible approach, with plenty of helpful lists and tables to highlight high-yield data. Review the full gamut of essential subjects with coverage of epidemiology and biostatistics, pharmacology and microbiology, cardiac physiology, and basic EKG pathology, as well as common and life-threatening diseases encountered in orthopedics, urology, ophthalmology, neurosurgery, pediatrics, vascular surgery, and other subspecialties. Get the fresh perspective and insight of new authors, Drs. O'Connell and Movalia, both successful authors of review products. Learn from the experience of the Resident Review Board, comprised of high-scoring individuals, who reviewed the book to ensure relevancy and accuracy. Confidently prepare for the boards with the text that is trusted and recommended by thousands of medical students and has been reviewed by a board of high-performing (99th percentile) students. Enhance your learning and understanding with thoroughly updated images throughout including a chapter dedicated to full-color, high-yield images (with additional images accessible on your smart phone via QR codes). Challenge your knowledge with USMLE style questions at the end of most chapters, additional online review questions, and bonus images and questions accessible on your smart phone via QR codes. Free limited-time access to the Crush Step 2 Question Bank on USMLE Consult plus discount for purchase. Trusted and recommended by thousands of top performing medical students