First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Fourth Edition

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071764056
Release Date: 2012-02-22
Genre: Medical

Trust the #1 selling USMLE Step 2 CS review book for the most thorough, score-boosting exam preparation possible! A Doody's Core Title for 2011! The best USMLE Step 2 CS review got just got even better! The third edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS has been updated based on feedback from US and international medical student test takers. This student-to-student guide thoroughly prepares you for frequently tested cases, including telephone exams, to ensure CS success. 40 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam – including all new pediatric and telephone interviews as well as suggested closing statements for each case A revised and expanded set of minicases representing common complaints designed to help you rapidly develop a set of differential diagnoses Time management advice to maximize your clinical encounters Step-by-step strategies for interacting with standardized patients, including “difficult patients” Detailed descriptions of high-yield physical exam maneuvers that will win you points without costing time Proven study and exam strategies from students who passed

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Third Edition

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071629133
Release Date: 2009-08-24
Genre: Medical

Trust the #1 selling USMLE Step 2 CS review book for the most thorough, score-boosting exam preparation possible! A Doody's Core Title for 2011! The best USMLE Step 2 CS review got just got even better! The third edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS has been updated based on feedback from US and international medical student test takers. This student-to-student guide thoroughly prepares you for frequently tested cases, including telephone exams, to ensure CS success. 41 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam – including all new pediatric and telephone interviews as well as suggested closing statements for each case A revised and expanded set of minicases representing common complaints designed to help you rapidly develop a set of differential diagnoses Time management advice to maximize your clinical encounters Step-by-step strategies for interacting with standardized patients, including “difficult patients” Detailed descriptions of high-yield physical exam maneuvers that will win you points without costing time Proven study and exam strategies from students who passed

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Fifth Edition

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071809337
Release Date: 2014-08-22
Genre: Medical

The best-selling USMLE Step 2 CS review book--now completely updated to reflect the latest exam format! 44 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam--including pediatric and telephone interviews as well as suggested closing statements for each case A revised and expanded set of minicases representing common complaints, designed to help you rapidly develop a set of differential diagnoses Updated content based on feedback from recent U.S. and international test takers Step-by-step strategies for interacting with standardized patients, including "difficult patients" Detailed descriptions of high-yield physical exam maneuvers that will win you points without costing time Time management advice to maximize your clinical encounters Proven study and exam strategies from students who passed the exam

American Public Attention Please Survival Skills for United States Medical Licensing Examinations

Author: Katherine Miller
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 9781365459573
Release Date: 2016-10-21
Genre: Science

This book is to help foreign medical doctors who immigrate to the US legally to return to practice medicine via medical licensing. It explains in very details all the steps and important issues to help foreign medical doctors to start their saga of medical licensing on their own with DIY- Do It Yourself fashion. Furthermore,I explain the extraordinary work that USFMDs (US citizen foreign Medical Doctors) have to go through this tough process of medical licensing; they have paid very high prices to earn the ECFMG certificate. However, they are currently terribly mistreated. The book reveals the true painful story how USFMDs have been buried alive for the last six decades. USFMDs, especially the ones who graduated and left medical schools over three or more years are of terribly unjust and unable to return to practice medicine even they proved their qualifications and capability to be great physicians for the American public. This is the true story that should be told to every American.

Technology Enhanced Innovative Assessment

Author: Hong Jiao
Publisher: IAP
ISBN: 9781681239316
Release Date: 2017-11-01
Genre: Education

Assessment innovation tied to technology is greatly needed in a wide variety of assessment applications. This book adopts an interdisciplinary perspective to learn from advances in developing technology enhanced innovative assessments from multiple fields. The book chapters address the development of virtual assessments including game?based assessment, simulation?based assessment, and narrative based assessment as well as how simulation and game based assessments serve both formative and summative purposes. Further, chapters address the critical challenge of integrating assessment directly into the learning process so that teacher effectiveness and student learning can be enhanced. Two chapters specifically address the psychometric challenges related to innovative items. One chapter talks about evaluating the psychometric properties of innovative items while the other chapter presents a new psychometric model for calibrating innovative items embedded in multiple contexts. In addition, validity issues are addressed related to technology enhanced innovative assessment. It is hoped that the book provides readers with rich and useful information about the development of several types of virtual assessments from multiple perspectives. The authors include experts from industry where innovative items have been used for many years and experts from research institutes and universities who have done pioneering work related to developing innovative items with formative applications to facilitate learning. In addition, expert advice has been provided on validating such work.

CS Value Pack

Author: Vikas Bhushan
Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange
ISBN: 0071452923
Release Date: 2004-09-01
Genre: Medical

SAVES 15%! This Value Pack consists of Bhushan: First Aid USMLE Step 2 CS and Rooney: CS Checklists.

OSCE Innere Medizin

Author: Jana Jünger
Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag
ISBN: 9783131729125
Release Date: 2013-01-23
Genre: Medical

OSCE - klinisch-praktische Prüfung ärztlicher Fähigkeiten In einer klinisch-praktischen Prüfung müssen Sie zeigen, dass Sie die Aufgaben eines Arztes auch in der Praxis beherrschen. Hier finden Sie 50 typische Situationen aus dem Alltag der Inneren Medizin, aufbereitet wie in einer OSCE-Prüfung. Die optimale Vorbereitung für Prüfung und "Ernstfall" - Befunden Sie wie ein Profi - Führen Sie kompetent Patientengespräche - Meistern Sie praktische Aufgaben Trainieren Sie Prüfungssituationen aus mündlichen oder praktischen Prüfungen - allein oder in der Lerngruppe. Lösungen mit Tipps und Tricks vom Prüfer unterstützen Sie dabei. 50 Stationen Innere Medizin - u.a.: - Legen einer Magensonde - Klinische Untersuchung des Herzens - Befunden eines Röntgenbildes - Gesprächsführung in schwierigen Situationen

Atlas der Anatomie

Author: Frank H. Netter
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
ISBN: 3437416030
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Anatomie

Teaches the complete human body with unsurpassed clarity and accuracy. This edition features 45 revised, 290 relabelled and 17 wholly new plates, drawn fully in the tradition of Frank Netter, and includes more imaging and clinical images.

Technology and Testing

Author: Fritz Drasgow
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317975892
Release Date: 2015-08-20
Genre: Education

From early answer sheets filled in with number 2 pencils, to tests administered by mainframe computers, to assessments wholly constructed by computers, it is clear that technology is changing the field of educational and psychological measurement. The numerous and rapid advances have immediate impact on test creators, assessment professionals, and those who implement and analyze assessments. This comprehensive new volume brings together leading experts on the issues posed by technological applications in testing, with chapters on game-based assessment, testing with simulations, video assessment, computerized test development, large-scale test delivery, model choice, validity, and error issues. Including an overview of existing literature and ground-breaking research, each chapter considers the technological, practical, and ethical considerations of this rapidly-changing area. Ideal for researchers and professionals in testing and assessment, Technology and Testing provides a critical and in-depth look at one of the most pressing topics in educational testing today.

Step up to the Bedside

Author: Edmund A. Milder
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781779642
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

Step-Up to the Bedside, Second Edition is a comprehensive case-based review book for the USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 CS. It presents 100 clinical cases following the USMLE format and focuses on the basic science underlying each clinical scenario. The case-based presentation helps students assimilate and synthesize basic science information and provides excellent preparation for USMLE Step 1, USMLE Step 2 CS, and clinical clerkships. This edition contains thirty completely new cases, and all existing cases have been extensively updated. Each case now opens with learning objectives and ends with USMLE-style questions. Quick Hits bullets, mnemonics, figures, and tables help readers retain information. Fifty of the cases will be available online.

How to Prepare for the Medical Boards

Author: Adeleke T. Adesina; Farook W. Taha
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 145029815X
Release Date: 2011-09-02
Genre: Education

Studying for major medical exams can be a confusing and stressful task. In HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE MEDICAL BOARDS, third-year medical students Adeleke T. Adesina and Farook W. Taha present a useful guide for medical students studying for both the United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) Step 1 and the Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Exam (COMLEX) Level I. Using a system-based learning method, HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE MEDICAL BOARDS provides a plan to study for the major topics tested on the board exams and suggests a unique approach to reading and keeping mental notes. It discusses the use of First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 and question banks in the preparation process. A bonus chapter addresses how to survive medical school’s rigorous education requirements and the most e?cient ways to maximize education while still enjoying life. Based on personal experience, Adesina and Taha help medical students discover the secrets, learn the rules, and avoid common costly mistakes when preparing for and taking important national medical board examinations. These students have developed a unique stepwise approach to help students score above 95 on their medical boards.

Med School Confidential

Author: Robert H. Miller
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 9781429907187
Release Date: 2007-04-01
Genre: Medical

Med School Confidential from Robert H. Miller and Daniel M. Bissell uses the same chronological format and mentor-based system that have made Law School Confidential and Business School Confidential such treasured and popular guides. It takes the reader step-by-step through the entire med school process--from thinking about, applying to, and choosing a medical school and program, through the four-year curriculum, internships, residencies, and fellowships, to choosing a specialty and finding the perfect job. With a foreword by Chair of the Admissions Committee at Dartmouth Medical School Harold M. Friedman, M.D., Med School Confidential provides what no other book currently does: a comprehensive, chronological account of the full medical school experience.