Microbiology and Immunology

Author: Louise Hawley
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1451175345
Release Date: 2013-08-12
Genre: Medical

BRS Microbiology and Immunology is a popular volume in the Board Review Series for medical students. Written in a concise, readable outline format, this book is intended to cover topics most commonly tested on USMLE. Included are 300 to 500 review questions in the USMLE-style format, and a comprehensive examination.

Microbiology and Immunology

Author: Arthur G. Johnson
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781727707
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Medical

BRS Microbiology and Immunology is a popular volume in the Board Review Series for medical students. Written in a concise, flexible, outline format, this book is intended to cover topics most commonly tested on USMLE. Included are 300 to 500 review questions in the USMLE-style format, and a comprehensive examination. New to the revised Fourth Edition are completely updated content; questions written in vignette format; a page of color plates depicting staining methods; and more information on immunology, parasitology, and fungi.

BRS Microbiology Flash Cards

Author: Todd Swanson
Publisher:
ISBN: 078174427X
Release Date: 2003-06-01
Genre: Medical

A compilation of critical facts. These cards are designed to cover the salient aspects of microbial pathogens and to accentuate the major clinically significant pathogens.

Neuroanatomy

Author: James D. Fix
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781772451
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Medical

Designed primarily for medical and dental students preparing for the USMLE Step 1 and other examinations, this book presents the essentials of human neuroanatomy in a succinct outline format with abundant illustrations. Over 600 USMLE-style questions with complete answers and explanations are included, some at the end of each chapter and some in an end-of-book Comprehensive Examination. This edition uses color to delineate neuroanatomical pathways and highlight clinical correlations. New clinical MRI and MRA images have been added. Questions follow the clinical vignette-based format of the current USMLE. A companion Website on thePoint offers instant access to the complete, fully searchable text and all questions from the book.

Review of Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Author: Warren Levinson
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071460316
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

Save hours of study time, build test taking confidence, and ace the USMLE Step 1 and course exams with most user-friendly, complete, and frequently updated review of medical microbiology and immunology available There's no faster or more effective way to prepare for the USMLE Step 1 and course exams than Medical Microbiology & Immunology Examination. Completely updated throughout, the Ninth Edition offers a concise, high-yield review of the basic and clinical aspects of bacteriology, virology, mycology, parasitology, and immunology, with an emphasis on the clinical application of microbiology and immunology to infectious diseases. Everything you need for fast and thorough exam preparation: The most frequently updated microbiology review available 600+ USMLE-format questions A complete USMLE-style exam with case-based questions Review questions and case studies to reinforce essential material An emphasis on must-know areas of bacteriology, virology, mycology, parasitology, and immunology An intense focus on clinical application Summaries of important microorganisms for rapid review Summary tables that emphasize important epidemiological aspects of infectious diseases Basic science pearls that summarize fundamental concepts Informative tables and figures An understanding of the clinical relevance of microbiology Revised and expanded coverage of HIV, hepatitis viruses and immunology

Behavioral Science

Author: Barbara Fadem
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781782570
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical

The Board Review Series (BRS) is aimed at providing basic knowledge as it relates to clinical situations and is used primarily by medical students studying for the United States Medical Licensing Examinations (USMLE). BRS Behavioral Science, Fifth Edition covers material on this subject that is addressed on USMLE Step 1, written in outline format to provide an efficient method of studying behavioral science for USMLE. The book includes at least 500 USMLE-style questions with accompanying annotated answers. An exam follows each chapter and a Comprehensive Exam is included at the end of the book. A companion Website will offer the fully searchable text and an interactive question bank.

Pharmacology

Author: Gary C. Rosenfeld
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781780748
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

This concise review of medical pharmacology is designed for medical students, dental students, and others in the health care professions. It is intended primarily to help students prepare for licensing examinations such as the USMLE Step 1 or similar examinations. Each chapter presents specific drugs and discusses their general properties, mechanism of action, pharmacologic effects, therapeutic uses, and adverse effects. Drug lists and two-color tables and figures summarize essential drug information in all chapters. Clinically oriented USMLE-style review questions and answers with explanations follow each chapter. A comprehensive examination consisting of USMLE-style questions appears at the end of the book.

Biochemistry Molecular Biology and Genetics

Author: Michael Lieberman
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1451175361
Release Date: 2013-08-22
Genre: Medical

BRS Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Genetics is an excellent aid for USMLE Step 1 preparation and for coursework in biochemistry, molecular biology, and genetics. Fully updated for its sixth edition, chapters are written in an outline format and include pedagogical features such as bolded key words, figures, tables, algorithms, and highlighted clinical correlates. USMLE-style questions and answers follow each chapter and a comprehensive exam appears at the end of the book.

Pathology

Author: Arthur S. Schneider
Publisher: Berghahn Books
ISBN: 0781779413
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical

BRS Pathology, one of the flagship titles in the best-selling Board Review Series, is the best pathology review resource available for the USMLE Step 1 exam. The concise and well-organized text helps students identify major pathological concepts deserving special emphasis. The book's more than 450 USMLE-style review questions appear as chapter reviews and an end-of-book comprehensive exam. All questions include answers and full explanation sections for students' easy use and review. The Fourth Edition features full-color text and 75 additional full-color photographs to guide students to visual mastery of pathologic diagnosis. A companion Website provides the fully searchable text and all the questions in the text through an interactive question bank.

Embryology

Author: Ronald W. Dudek
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781605479019
Release Date: 2010-04-01
Genre: Medical

"BRS Embryology" is a succinct outline-format review for USMLE and course exams, with review questions at the end of each chapter and a comprehensive USMLE-style examination at the end of the book. This edition includes new, additional USMLE-style questions.

Physiology

Author: Linda S. Costanzo
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781437722246
Release Date: 2009-12-04
Genre: Medical

Physiology is a comprehensive presentation of core physiologic concepts with a focus on mechanisms. Renowned physiology instructor Linda S. Costanzo covers important concepts in the field, both at the organ system and cellular levels. Easy to read and user-friendly, the revised fourth edition stresses essential and relevant content with absolute clarity and includes concise step-by-step explanations complemented by numerous tables and abundant illustrations. It provides information on the underlying principles of cellular physiology, the autonomic nervous system, and neurophysiology, as well as the cardiovascular, respiratory, renal, acid-base, gastrointestinal, endocrine, and reproductive organ systems. This book is ideal as both a textbook and as a review guide for the boards. Provides step-by-step explanations and easy-to-follow diagrams clearly depicting physiologic principles. Integrates equations and sample problems throughout the text. Presents chapter summaries for quick overviews of important points. Contains boxed Clinical Physiology Cases to provide you with more clinical examples and a more thorough understanding of application. Provides questions at the end of each chapter for an extensive review of the material and to reinforce your understanding and retention. Offers a full-color design and all full-color illustrations throughout. Features increased coverage of pathophysiology in the neurophysiology, gastrointestinal, renal, acid-base, and endocrine chapters to emphasize this important component of the USMLE exam. Incorporates further practice in solving physiology equations through the inclusion of additional problem-solving questions throughout the text.

Cell Biology and Histology

Author: Leslie P. Gartner
Publisher: Lww
ISBN: 1451189516
Release Date: 2014-08-06
Genre: Medical

"This updated Seventh Edition of BRS Cell Biology and Histology includes over 320 USMLE-style questions (with complete answers and explanations), and a comprehensive USMLE-format examination"--Provided by publisher.

Deja Review Microbiology Immunology Second Edition

Author: Eric Chen
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071629513
Release Date: 2010-07-09
Genre: Medical

MAXIMUM RETENTION--MINIMAL TIME "I wish I had a copy of this book during my microbiology course ... excellent for classroom studies during the first two years of medical school." -- Judy Vu, Third Year Medical Student, University of Utah School of Medicine "I really enjoyed 'pimping' friends with questions from this book as a review for Step 1." -- Pete Pelletier, Third Year Medical Student, University of Utah School of Medicine "This excellent book covers the material second year medical students need to study for exams. It could easily be used in a small group to review. 3 Stars."--Doody's Review Service Deja Review: Microbiology and Immunology boils down your coursework to just the critical concepts you need 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 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 straightforward way for you to assess your strengths and weaknesses so you can excel on your course exams and the USMLE Step 1. Active recall questions allow you to understand, not just memorize, the content Clinical vignettes at the end of chapters prepare you for board-style questions Portable size for study on the go--fits in your white coat pocket Bookmark included to guide you through easy-to-use flashcard presentation

Clinical Microbiology Made Ridiculously Simple

Author: Mark Gladwin
Publisher:
ISBN: 1935660152
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Medical

A brief, clear, thorough, and highly enjoyable approach to clinical microbiology, brimming with mnemonics, humor, summary charts and illustrations, from AIDS to flesh-eating bacteria to ebola, mad cow disease, hantavirus, anthrax, smallpox, botulism, etc. Significant updates. Excellent Board review.