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.

BRS Pathology Flash Cards

Author: Todd A. Swanson
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781737109
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Medical

Intended to accompany the new edition of BRS Pathology, these 800 blac k and white flash cards serve to assist in active memorization of majo r diseases and conditions for each organ system. Topics covered for ea ch organ system include basics of clinical manifestation, symptoms, as sociations, genetic etiology, and basic science mechanisms of disease. The cards also contain brief explanations of pathological findings wh ere applicable. Design icons identify the different organ systems repr esented in the cards. They are an excellent study tool for course or U SMLE review.

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.

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.

Pathology

Author: Cory A. Roberts
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 1584090189
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Medical

Pathology

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.

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.

BRS Gross Anatomy

Author: Kyung Won Chung
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451110463
Release Date: 2011-05-27
Genre: Medical

BRS Gross Anatomy presents a concise review of human anatomy for students in medical, dental, graduate, and physician assistant, physical therapy, and other health science programs. This title in the Board Review Series helps students prepare for the USMLE and the National Board Dental Examination, as well as other board examinations in health-related professions. Condensed descriptions, full-color illustrations, and the concise outline format combine with board-style questions and a comprehensive exam at the end of the book for a comprehensive, clinically relevant review. Although in summary form, the book is equivalent to a standard textbook for human anatomy courses.

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.

High yield Pathology

Author: Ivan Damjanov
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 078179899X
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Medical

Now in its Second Edition, High-Yield™ Pathology provides a concise, intensely focused review of pathology for course exams and the USMLE Step 1. The most important information is presented in an uncluttered outline format, with numerous line drawings and tables, NB (Nota Bene) boxes highlighting pathology pearls, and hundreds of review questions. This edition has been fully updated and includes a new High-Yield Glossary of Terms at the end of the book.

BRS Pharmacology Flash Cards

Author: Sandra Kim
Publisher: International Monetary Fund
ISBN: 0781747961
Release Date: 2004-02-01
Genre: Medical

Compilation of critical facts designed to direct the user's focus to a notable clinical picture or a characteristic unique to a particular drug or drug class.

Cell Biology and Histology

Author: Leslie P. Gartner
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781785774
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

This Fifth Edition continues the BRS tradition of an outline-format review for USMLE and course exams, with review questions at the end of each chapter and a comprehensive USMLE-format examination at the end of the book. Each chapter also features a high-yield section on clinical correlations. The book is concise and well illustrated, with line drawings and electron micrographs. This edition features updated content, additional electron micrographs, new conceptual line drawings, and review questions in current USMLE format. Additional multiple-choice questions, photomicrographs, and electron micrographs for further review will be available online at http://thepoint.lww.com.

Pediatrics

Author: Lloyd J. Brown
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781721296
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Medical

This volume of the Board Review Series offers students a strong foundation for subsequent learning in both primary care and subspecialty pediatrics. BRS Pediatrics presents a comprehensive overview of the basic principles of pediatrics and detailed information for the pediatric subinternships and pediatric subspecialty rotations. Case-based review tests simulating USMLE Step 2 questions appear at the end of each chapter, with explanations for correct and incorrect responses. A comprehensive 100-question examination appears at the end of the book. BRS Pediatrics is an indispensable resource for the pediatric rotation, the end of rotation exam, and the USMLE Step 2.