Physiology

Author: Linda S. Costanzo
Publisher:
ISBN: 1451103387
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Human physiology

Thoroughly updated for its Fifth Edition, BRS Physiology is an excellent aid for students preparing for the USMLE Step 1. The book concisely reviews key physiological principles and includes clinical correlations throughout to emphasize connections between basic physiology and clinical medicine. Numerous illustrations, tables, and flow charts help students visualize material quickly and aid in long-term retention. End-of-chapter USMLE-style questions and a comprehensive end-of-book exam test the student's problem-solving skills, and clearly explained answers guide the student through the correct steps in reasoning. This edition features increased coverage of pathophysiology, updated content and questions, and a new full-color design and artwork.

Physiology

Author: Linda S. Costanzo
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0323478816
Release Date: 2017-05-12
Genre: Medical

Renowned physiology instructor Dr. Linda Costanzo's friendly, logical, easy-to-follow writing style makes Physiology, 6th Edition ideal for coursework and USMLE preparation. Well-designed figures and tables provide handy visuals for procedures or physiologic equations, and step-by-step explanations clarify challenging concepts. This full-color, manageably-sized text offers a comprehensive and consistent overview of core physiologic concepts at the organ system and cellular levels, making complex principles easy to understand. Information is presented in a short, simple, and focused manner - the perfect presentation for success in coursework and on exams. Chapter summaries and "Challenge Yourself" questions at the end of each chapter provide an extensive review of the material and reinforce understanding and retention. Equations and sample problems are integrated throughout the text. Student ConsultT eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book as well as new materials (outlined above) designed to produce a more rounded learning experience. NEW! More Clinical Physiology Case Boxes relate to pathophysiology for a clinical context. Student Consult access includes high-yield student FAQs with thorough explanations, animations, and NEW video tutorials from Dr. Costanzo. Student Consult eBook version included with purchase.

Physiology

Author: Linda S. Costanzo
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: 145570847X
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Medical

Clear, consistent, and user-friendly, the updated edition of Physiology, by renowned physiology instructor Dr. Linda Costanzo, offers a comprehensive overview of core physiologic concepts at the organ system and cellular levels. It presents information in a short, simple, and focused manner, making it an ideal combination textbook and review guide for the USMLE Step 1. You'll grasp all the essential and relevant physiology knowledge you need for absolute success in school and on your exams! Build a strong understanding of 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.\ Grasp physiology principles with absolute clarity through step-by-step explanations, easy-to-follow diagrams, and a full-color design, in addition to physiology equations and sample problems integrated throughout the text. Effortlessly study important points and reinforce your understanding of physiology with the help of chapter summaries and review questions. Access the entire contents online at Student Consult, including an image bank, 8 animations, "Ask the Author" section, and FAQs. Master the latest physiology concepts with expanded coverage on electrochemical driving forces across cell membranes; the cellular mechanisms in smooth muscle; second messengers (including JAK-Stat pathway); the effects of AII, PGs, NSAIDs on RPF, GFR, filtration fraction, and proximal reabsorption; and local reflexes involved in peristalsis. Reinforce your understanding of key content with the help of additional questions at the end of each chapter offered in an open-ended, problem-solving format.

Physiology Cases and Problems

Author: Linda Costanzo
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451120615
Release Date: 2012-08-15
Genre: Medical

This collection of 62 cases covers the clinically relevant physiology topics that first- and second-year medical students need to know for a first-year physiology course and for USMLE step 1.

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.

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: Arthur S. Schneider
Publisher:
ISBN: 1451188897
Release Date: 2013-08-01
Genre: Pathology

This revised fifth edition is an excellent pathology review for students preparing for the USMLE Step 1 and course examinations. Written in the popular Board Review Series outline format, this text covers general and basic pathology, major concepts of disease processes, and systemic pathology that surveys the principal disorders of each organ system through concise descriptions and full-color illustrations. USMLE-style questions at the end of each chapter emphasize board-relevant information and allow for self-testing to confirm strengths and uncover areas of weakness. Plus, the comprehensive exam at the end of the book is a great prep tool for the actual exam!

BRS Pathology

Author: Arthur S. Schneider
Publisher:
ISBN: 146982969X
Release Date: 2013
Genre:


BRS Physiology

Author: Linda S. Costanzo
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781496367693
Release Date: 2018-02-16
Genre: Medical

The leading physiology book on the market, this bestselling title in the Board Review Series offers a concise, highly efficient review of all essential physiology concepts covered in the first and second year of medical school, as well as more than 350 clinical vignette-style multiple-choice questions to help students prepare for course exams and practice for the USMLE Step 1. Abundant illustrations, flow charts, and tables facilitate study. An interactive question bank on thePoint uses the same chapter and comprehensive exam questions from the book to provide interactive exam practice online. Students will appreciate the book’s comprehensive, yet efficient assistance in preparing for course exams as well as the USMLE Step 1. Instructors will welcome the masterful educational approach of Linda S. Costanzo, PhD, who excels in communicating complex physiology concepts in an accessible manner. A comprehensive image bank on thePoint makes preparing lecture slides a snap.

BRS Embryology

Author: Ronald W. Dudek
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781469816708
Release Date: 2012-08-14
Genre: Medical

BRS Embryology, Fifth Edition 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. The text outlines the important facts and concepts tested on the USMLE, within the context of human embryologic development. The book also includes radiographs, sonograms, computed tomography scans, and photographs of various congenital malformations. This edition has been updated and includes new, additional USMLE-style questions. Clinical images have been placed closer to the relevant text. A companion website offers 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.

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.

High YieldTM Gross Anatomy

Author: Ronald W. Dudek
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451190236
Release Date: 2014-02-11
Genre: Medical

"High-Yield Gross Anatomy addresses many of the recurring clinical themes of the USMLE Step 1. The information presented in this text prepares you to handle not only the clinical vignettes found on the USMLE Step 1, but also the questions concerning basic gross anatomy concepts"--Provided by publisher.

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.