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 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 S Howes
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
ISBN: 0071839852
Release Date: 2018-08-03
Genre: Medical

Comprehensive text and fifty cases provide everything needed to ace the Emergency Medicine Oral Boards! This unique exam prep is the first resource to specifically address every key requirement for emergency medicine oral board success: basic exam preparation, managing information; understanding basic principles of care management; and avoiding specific pitfalls. Readers will find a detailed description of the exam, including format, scoring, what to expect on exam day, content, recommended study plan, preparation advice, and additional resources. The text is enhanced by fifty cases, along with the actual dialog that could and should occur during patient simulation – plus images and lab results test takers must be familiar with. • NEW TO THIS EDITION: All of the fifty cases are completely new • 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.

Decision Making in Emergency Critical Care

Author: John E. Arbo
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781469884998
Release Date: 2014-08-25
Genre: Medical

Looking for a brief but authoritative resource to help you manage the types of complex cardiac, pulmonary, and neurological emergencies you encounter as a resident or attending emergency room physician? Look no further than Decision Making in Emergency Critical Care: An Evidence-Based Handbook. This portable guide to rational clinical decision-making in the challenging – and changing – world of emergency critical care provides in every chapter a streamlined review of a common problem in critical care medicine, along with evidence-based guidelines and summary tables of landmark literature. Features Prepare for effective critical care practice in the emergency room’s often chaotic and resource-limited environment with expert guidance from fellows and attending physicians in the fields of emergency medicine, pulmonary and critical care medicine, cardiology, gastroenterology, and neurocritical care. Master critical care fundamentals as experts guide you through the initial resuscitation and the continued management of critical care patients during their first 24 hours of intensive care. Confidently make sustained, data-driven decisions for the critically ill patient using expert information on everything from hemodynamic monitoring and critical care ultrasonography to sepsis and septic shock to the ED-ICU transfer of care.

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

Pocket Guide to the American Board of Emergency Medicine In Training Exam

Author: Bob Cambridge
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107696266
Release Date: 2013-07-04
Genre: Medical

"Emergency medicine is a broad discipline. There are many books covering all topics, providing on-line assistance and reference; there are preparatory books for the boards, both written and oral. There are even a few books intended as study tools for theinservice exam. However, almost exclusively, all these books are large and cumbersome. Emergency medicine doctors generally don't utilize big offices, and are often on the move. Unless something can be stuffed into a pocket, it gets tossed into a pile and forgotten. The goal of this book is to provide a concise study guide focused on the inservice exam, and which is small enough to be carried in a pocket"--Provided by publisher.

Nuclear Medicine Technology Study Guide

Author: Andrzej Moniuszko
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1441993622
Release Date: 2011-06-15
Genre: Medical

Nuclear Medicine Technology Study Guide presents a comprehensive review of nuclear medicine principles and concepts necessary for technologists to pass board examinations. The practice questions and content follow the guidelines of the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) and American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT), allowing test takers to maximize their success in passing the examinations. The book is organized by sections of increasing difficulty, with over 600 multiple-choice questions covering all areas of nuclear medicine, including radiation safety; radionuclides and radiopharmaceuticals; instrumentation and quality control; patient care; and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Detailed answers and explanations to the practice questions follow. Supplementary chapters will include nuclear medicine formulas, numbers, and a glossary of terms for easy access by readers. Additionally, test-taking strategies are covered.

Nephrology and Hypertension Board Review

Author: Phuong-Chi T. Pham
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781496356383
Release Date: 2016-08-16
Genre: Medical

Prepare for the nephrology boards with confidence! This comprehensive review book proportionally covers all topics listed in the American Board of Internal Medicine blueprint for the Nephrology Board, preparing you for success on the certification and recertification exam. The only review book of its kind, Nephrology and Hypertension Board Review features a concise outline format, line drawings, and tables that promote high-yield studying and effective retention of complex material. It’s a must-have resource for mastering the wide knowledge base needed for nephrology board prep and clinical practice.

Clinical Emergency Medicine Casebook

Author: Joel T. Levis
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521719643
Release Date: 2009-04-06
Genre: Health & Fitness

This case-based approach to emergency medicine is a unique and underutilized teaching strategy, written for emergency room residents and nurses.

Emergency Medicine Review

Author: Richard A. Harrigan
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781416061915
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

Richard Harrigan, Matthew Tripp, and Jacob Ufberg, uniquely combines a comprehensive, bulleted review of all required subjects with a thorough practice exam of board-style questions, giving you all the tools you need to be prepared and confident during the American Board of Emergency Medicine's qualifying exam and beyond! A comprehensive, bulleted review section allows you to efficiently brush up on every area tested on the exam. Board-style practice questions - in print and online - let you assess your mastery of all topics you need to know. Over 200 illustrations challenge you to correctly identify images, read ECGs, and interpret other visual elements crucial to successful completion of the exam. Answers and detailed explanations for every question enable you to fill any gaps in your knowledge. Content based on The Model of the Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine, from which the boards and ConCert exams are also derived, lets you focus on the most essential information in the field. High yield board prep information to help the busy emergency physician's certification/recertification needs.

First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Boards 2 E

Author: Barbara Blok
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071764001
Release Date: 2012-06-29
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: 9781316241325
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.

Aldeen and Rosenbaum s 1200 Questions to Help You Pass the Emergency Medicine Boards

Author: Amer Aldeen
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781496367594
Release Date: 2016-08-28
Genre: Medical

Fully revised and updated based on valuable reader feedback, Aldeen and Rosenbaum's 1200 Questions to Help You Pass the Emergency Medicine Boards, Third Edition gives you the tools you need to pass the ABEM board exam on the first try. Questions are slightly more difficult than the average exam question, in order to challenge and add to your knowledge and fully prepare you for questions you’re likely to see. Every question in this Third Edition has been reviewed for quality and relevance, ensuring that this unique study tool is an ideal choice to prepare for both the in-service residency exam and the board exam in emergency medicine.

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!