Emergency Medicine Oral Board Review Illustrated

Author: Yasuharu Okuda
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781316301180
Release Date: 2015-05-21
Genre: Medical

Fully up to date with recent research and practice, including the most recent AHA guidelines, this model resource for the practising emergency medicine resident allows for a case-based interactive approach to studying for the Oral Boards examination, while also providing an excellent introduction to the field. Featuring 126 cases derived from the Model of Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine, with an emphasis on EKGs, CT scans, X-rays and ultrasounds, it now includes diagnoses such as nursemaid's elbow, multiple sepsis cases, the suicidal patient, and Cushing's syndrome, as well as a chapter on the scoring of Oral Boards. Practising alone or with a partner, the reader can review critical actions and key clinical pearls for each case. The appendices contain high-yield information on subjects emphasised in the Oral Boards examination, such as pediatric, cardiovascular, traumatic, and toxicological disorders. This book truly allows the reader to feel actively immersed in the case.

Emergency Medicine Oral Board Review Illustrated

Author: Yasuharu Okuda
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139481212
Release Date: 2009-08-17
Genre: Medical

The accreditation process for emergency medicine in the United States is considered one of the most difficult among all medical specialties, with residents required to pass both a written and oral examination to gain certification. This book allows the reader to apply a case-based interactive approach to studying for the oral board examination, while also providing an excellent introduction to the field. Featuring more than 100 cases derived from the Model of Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine, with an emphasis on EKGs, CT scans, X-rays, and ultrasounds, this book is a model resource for the practising emergency medicine resident. The reader can easily practise cases alone or with a partner and can follow up with key points of critical actions, clinical pearls, and references. The appendix is loaded with high-yield information on subjects emphasized in the oral board examination, such as pediatric, cardiovascular, traumatic, and toxicologic disorders. This book truly allows the reader to feel actively immersed in the case.

Emergency Medicine Oral Board Review Illustrated

Author: Bret P. Nelson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521896399
Release Date: 2009-08-17
Genre: Medical

This book allows the reader to apply a case-based interactive approach to studying for the oral board examination in emergency medicine, while also providing an excellent introduction to the field. Featuring more than 100 cases, this book truly allows the reader to feel actively immersed in the case.

Emergency Medicine Oral Board Review Pearls of Wisdom Sixth Edition

Author: Scott Plantz
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
ISBN: 0071843620
Release Date: 2015-09-30
Genre: Medical

The best last-minute review for the emergency medicine certification exam Designed to reinforce essential information in minimal time, Emergency Medicine Oral Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom helps readers prepare for the exam with quick-hit questions and answers and a convenient outline format. Covering only the subject matter most likely to be seen on the test, this quick-review guide breaks down each topic by disease or disorder, providing concise information about the patient's evaluation, diagnosis and treatment. This comprehensive test review contains the most current information, so readers won't be taken by surprise on exam day. To facilitate the quickest preparation possible, the table of contents is arranged alphabetically, and the outline section is followed by 800 rapid-fire review questions. Only the correct answers are provided, so readers won't accidentally memorize inaccurate information. The final section includes test cases that can reviewed alone or with a partner. Emergency Medicine Oral Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom is your solution to preparing for the EM Oral Boards. 50 test cases with Q&As Performance-improving pearls and other potent learning aids

First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Oral Boards Second Edition

Author: David Howes
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
ISBN: 0071839852
Release Date: 2017-01-26
Genre: Medical

Everything exam takers must know to ace the exam PLUS what to say and do! First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Oral Boards, Second Edition uses the acclaimed First Aid format to help physicians review for the oral board examination in emergency medicine. The book opens with four sections that span all of emergency medicine, focusing on the facts, processes, and procedures that will be tested on the oral boards. Fifty cases follow this section, along with the actual dialog that could and should occur during patient simulation – plus images and lab results test-takers need to be familiar with. · ALL NEW cases A detailed description of the exam, including format, scoring, what to expect on exam day, content, recommended study plan, preparation advice, and additional resources A complete review of basic management skills, including airway management, shock, trauma, common procedures, and more Tips and pearls on what to say, order, and do Diagnostic and management algorithms by chief complaint (including pediatric) -- everything from abdominal pain to weakness

1 000 Questions to Help You Pass the Emergency Medicine Boards

Author: Amer Z. Aldeen
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781777186
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Medical

This review book contains 1,000 questions that mimic the in-service residency exam and board exam in emergency medicine. Questions are divided into 10 tests of 100 questions each, and each test covers all areas of emergency medicine: internal medicine and surgery specialty areas, dentistry, trauma, obstetrics, pediatrics, toxicology, environmental medicine, radiology, dermatology, EMS, and bioterrorism. Questions are case-based and 10% involve interpreting an image. Answers are included, along with concise explanations of the correct and incorrect answer choices. A companion Website presents cases, images, and questions that mimic the emergency medicine board exam and the in-service exam. Answers are included, along with concise explanations of the correct and incorrect answer choices, to help readers identify their strengths and weaknesses.

Emergency Medicine

Author: Meena Pai
Publisher:
ISBN: 0692804242
Release Date: 2016-11-17
Genre:

This Emergency Medicine Review Book is intended for Residents, Attending Physicians, Students, Nurses and anyone else involved in the field of Emergency Medicine. This book addresses the most important aspects of the Model of Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine, by the American Board of Emergency Medicine and includes Chief Complaints, Differential Diagnoses, Pertinent Questions to Ask, Mnemonics, Written and Oral Board Review Topics and Questions to Ask on your Job Interviews. It is intended to be used as a supplement to your studying. It contains the Following: -Chief Complaints and their Differential Diagnoses ---Pertinent Questions to Ask -Diagnostic Studies -Treatment/Management Principles -Mnemonics to Help the Studying Process -Important Tips to remember -A Creative New Table Format to Use on Your Oral Boards and many topics to review for the exam -Must Know Key Concepts in Emergency Medicine -A Rapid Review Section with Bullet Points in a Quick Q&A Format -Questions you must ask during your Job Interviews The Sections in this Book are as follows: Section I: Chief Complaints with the Differential Diagnosis of each, Pertinent Questions to ask, Physical Exam Findings and Mnemonics. Section II: Review of the Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Management for Pertinent Pathologies, divided into Systems. Section III: Oral Board Review Topics to Review with Mnemonics. Section IV: Rapid Review, Must Know Key Bullet Points in Q&A Format. Section V: Questions to Ask While on your Job Interview. It has been made conveniently concise enough to contain the most important information to aid with retention and recall. It is a great book to have for anyone in the field of Emergency Medicine - either a novice or an expert, as it can be used for a Quick Review or as the starting point to build a strong foundation in the field. Originally Published in Mid-November. Updated in Late November to Include Additional Helpful Information!

Emergency Medicine Simulation Workbook

Author: Traci L. Thoureen
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118449875
Release Date: 2012-12-21
Genre: Medical

Medical simulation training involves simulated human patients, educational documents or computer models with detailed simulated animations and/or interactive functionality. This book is written and designed to provide medical educators in emergency medicine with resource for integrating medical simulation into their teaching practices and includes cases drawn from a diverse group of faculty authors across a wide range of medical teaching centers. Valuable “tips or tricks” accompany case images and other patient data and a companion website includes imaging and laboratory results pertinent to each case study.

Neurocritical Care Board Review

Author: Asma Zakaria, MD
Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing
ISBN: 9781617050336
Release Date: 2013-07-19
Genre: Medical

Neurocritical Care Board Review: Questions and Answers provides clinicians with a thorough review of the complex subspecialty of Neurocritical Care, using a question-and-answer (Q&A) format. The Q&A format is easily readable, high yield, and serves as good practice for test takers or anyone looking to improve or reinforce essential knowledge. The book covers the key topics pertinent to (and found on) neurocritical care boards, and is organized according to the exam core curriculum outline.. A total of 649 questions address both neuroscience critical care (general neurology, neurotrauma, neurovascular and neurosurgical problems) and general critical care topics (systems trauma, cardiovascular, infectious disease, pulmonary and renal issues, and hemodynamic monitoring). Detailed explanations follow in the answer section of each chapter, along with references for further study. Where relevant, neuroimaging, EEG and monitoring waveforms, and other images are included in case questions to allow candidates to familiarize themselves with these tools that form a significant part of the exam. Features of Neurocritical Care Board Review include: Comprehensive, high-yield review that covers all areas tested on the neurocritical care certifying exam Applicability to a wide range of physicians in multiple specialties reviewing for boards or looking to test skills and clinical acumen in this challenging area Question and answer format with detailed explanations and references to facilitate recall of must-know information and help identify knowledge gaps for further attention Material aggregated from multiple specialties into a singular resource for exam study

First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Boards 2 E

Author: Barbara K. Blok
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071769280
Release Date: 2012-05-28
Genre: Medical

The insider's guide to emergency medicine board success First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Boards, 2e is a concise review of every topic found on the emergency medicine written board examination. The book is a collection of hundreds of frequently tested, high-yield facts and visual aids based on the most recently administered in-service and board exams. Features Full-color insert with must-know clinical images Written by residents and ER doctors who passed the exam A chapter on how to prepare for the exam provides valuable test-taking advice

SimWars Simulation Case Book Emergency Medicine

Author: Lisa Jacobson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107625280
Release Date: 2015-01-15
Genre: Medical

The SimWars Simulation Case Book: Emergency Medicine enables novice simulation operators to quickly and effectively run simulation cases, which have been established at national SimWars events, for their respective programs and departments. The use of simulation to gain and maintain skills in healthcare has become critical to the delivery of the curricula in medical schools, nursing schools, residency programs, and hospital-based practice. Specialty boards, such as the American Board of Anesthesiology, now require simulation training as part of the Maintenance of Certification. Studies have shown that one of the main barriers to implementing simulation is the lack of trained simulation instructors and instructor time. Developed by leading emergency medicine simulation experts, this definitive collection of 46 cases includes topics intended to supplement UME and GME training, meet ACGME core competency requirements, and challenge the expert emergency physician in critical decision-making, procedural skills, ethical issues, teamwork and communication skills.

Anesthesia Oral Board Review

Author: Jessica A. Lovich-Sapola
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521756198
Release Date: 2009-10-30
Genre: Medical

This book is specially designed for the American Board of Anesthesiology Oral Examination. The evidence-based approach is presented in a concise outline-oriented format. The Knockout Treatment Plan and Technical Knockout sections demonstrate the best ways to manage the case and pass the oral exam. More than 100 topics covered here have already been board-review tested by residents at Case Western Reserve University who have passed the oral board exam.

Bouncebacks Emergency Department Cases

Author: Michael B. Weinstock
Publisher: A N A D E M Incorporated
ISBN: 1890018619
Release Date: 2006-01
Genre: Medical

Case-based for most effective learning and retention, Bouncebacks! helps emergency physicians sharpen their analytical skills to improve their diagnostic ability in preparing for emergency medicine board exams. The format is the actual documentation of 30 ED patients who were sent home and then ?bounced back? to receive a different diagnosis. Although patients in these cases were not entirely mismanaged, often important ?red flags? were missed or ignored. Bouncebacks! helps emergency medicine physician learn to organize their thoughts and analyze cases in a logical manner. The cases are structured to help the reader simulate the process of analysis used in actual practice. After reviewing the initial visit, Gregory L. Henry provides commentary on patient evaluation. The final visit(s) is presented, and each case ends with a referenced discussion of the initial complaint and eventual diagnosis by leaders in the field of Emergency Medicine.

Manual of Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound

Author: Vicki E. Noble
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139495936
Release Date: 2011-06-16
Genre: Medical

Ultrasound has revolutionized a physician's ability to make urgent and emergent diagnoses at the bedside, and has changed the management of many acute injuries and conditions. This is a practical, concise introduction to what is rapidly becoming an essential tool for all critical care physicians: bedside emergency ultrasound. The Manual covers the full spectrum of conditions diagnosed using ultrasound and gives practical guidance in how to use ultrasound for common invasive procedures. Major applications are introduced using focused diagnostic questions and reviewing the image-acquisition skills needed to answer them. Images of positive and negative findings are presented, and scanning tips for improving image quality. The second edition has been substantially revised and expanded, with new images, updated literature reviews, new applications and clinical algorithms. New chapters cover additional procedures, musculoskeletal and pediatric applications, and the use of ultrasound in resuscitation. This text is invaluable for emergency physicians at all levels.

Neurosurgery Oral Board Review

Author: Jonathan Stuart Citow
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 9781604065428
Release Date: 2011-06-24
Genre: Medical

Praise for the first edition:Valuable structure for academic preparation...well-organized, comprehensive outline from which to study...good last-minute warm-up --Journal of NeurosurgeryThe second edition of Neurosurgery Oral Board Review builds on the success of the bestselling first edition in helping you prepare for your oral boards in neurosurgery. Not only does the book pinpoint the key clinical information you need, but it offers practical, confidence-building tips that will help you relax and succeed on the exam.New to this expanded and fully-updated Second Edition: Expanded introduction on what to expect at the actual exam, how to utilize your time, when and how to answer the toughest questions, and the single most important area where you must demonstrate competency 45 new illustrated clinical case vignettes offer practice in differential diagnosis, work-up, treatment, and handling complications; analysis of each case is included at the end of the book A restructured table of contentsfollows the format of the exam (first hour: spine, second hour: cranial, third hour: miscellaneous) The addition of 'Helpful Hints' at the end of each chapter give you the benefit of the authors' extensive clinical experience Comprehensive yet concise, this easy-to-use review is essential for your exam preparation and for questions that arise in clinical practice. It is also an indispensable study tool and reference for all senior residents, junior neurosurgeons getting ready to take their oral boards in neurosurgery, and neurosurgeons preparing to take their re-certification exams.