Author: Conrad Fischer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2015-08-21
With exclusive test-day tips and targeted review from USMLE expert Conrad Fischer, MD, Master the Boards USMLE Step 2 CK gives you the information you need to know to excel on the exam and match into the residency program you want. Designed to work with Kaplan's Step 2 High Yield course, this new edition is the highest yield full-color review book for the Clinical Knowledge exam. If it is not likely to appear on the test, it is not in this book. New in the 3rd edition: ·Revised DSM V classifications ·New JNC 8 guidelines for hypertension ·The latest guidelines for hepatitis C management ·57 new diagnostic/management algorithms and tables ·57 new diagnostic images and illustrations in full color Features: ·Logical, step-by-step approach to patient care ·Guidance on the order in which steps should be taken ·Tips for recognizing incorrect answers ·Exam-like questions for every disease ·Each disease topic presented in question format: What is the most likely diagnosis? What is the best initial test? What is the most accurate diagnostic test? What is the treatment? United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) is a joint program of the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) and the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME)
Authored by best-selling medical educator Dr. Conrad Fischer and noted pharmacology expert Dr. Arthur Prancan,Master the Boards: USMLE® Step 1 Pharmacology Flashcards give you a streamlined review of the 200 medications most often found on the test, addressing the following frequently asked questions: What are the most likely clinical applications of drugs in each class? What is the mechanism of action for drugs in each class? What are the most likely adverse effects of drugs in each class? What are the advantages of next-generation drugs in each class? With Q&A on more than 500 high-yield drugs and over 125 case studies, indexed and color-coded by medical specialty,Master the Boards: USMLE® Step 1 Pharmacology Flashcards gives you unparalleled expert review of complex information. Features: 200 color flashcards in laminated 7 x 5 inch format, ideal for breaks between classes or on rotation/residency Questions on one side, answers on the back Q&A on 500+ high-yield drugs and 125+ case studies Indexed and color-coded by medical specialty Streamlined study focused on Step 1 only
NEW! Best-selling USMLE author and award-winning medical educator Dr. Conrad Fischer presents the only full-color USMLE guide on the market to cover the clinical conditions and patient management scenarios tested on the Step 2 CK exam. New from best-selling USMLE author and award-winning medical educator, Dr. Conrad Fischer, comes the only full-color USMLE guide on the market to present the clinical conditions and patient care scenarios encountered on the Step 2 Clinical Knowledge exam. Students take the USMLE Step 2 CK Exam during their final year of medical school. The Step 2 Clinical Knowledge is a multiplechoice exam designed to determine whether the examinee possesses the medical knowled.0ge and understanding of clinical science considered essential for the provision of patient care under supervision. Kaplan Medical USMLE Master the Boards Step 2 CK is the first book that covers the content of the exam in a logical and methodical fashion, emphasizing several categories of residency including: A logical step-by-step approach to patient care An assessment of severity, prognosis, and next course of action for specific conditions How to prioritize while managing, especially in emergency or acute cases An outline of signs/symptoms and diagnostic or lab tests that signify the need for change in management approaches
This guide is designed to guide readers through the most challenging cases they will see on the exam. Features include: A complete review of healthy check-up; work physical; telephone call; and end-of-life issues. In-depth coverage of the approach to complex cases and patient note-writing. Bonus: Practice flashcards based upon "doorway information".
Author: Conrad Fischer
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
Release Date: 2014-05-22
Your Secret Weapon for Mastering the USMLE Step 3 How prepared are you for the new USMLE Step 3? Are you worried about answering questions on basic science concepts? Uncertain about managing the clock in CCS cases? Unprepared to answer questions on general internal medicine topics? This book is the balm. Created by bestselling author and lecturer Dr. Conrad Fischer, Internal Medicine Correlations & Clinical Scenarios provides an entertaining and comprehensive review of internal medicine topics on the USMLE Step 3. Progressive clinical cases--embedded with meaningful foundational science correlations and CCS exam tips--ensure that you're prepared for the new USMLE Step 3. Features: 100 medicine cases with Q&A provide practice for the multiple-choice exam component of the USMLE Step 3 Embedded basic science correlations prepare you to answer foundational science questions Integrated CCS navigation tips prepare you to handle Computer-based Case Simulations High-yield coverage of cardiology, hematology, endocrinology, neurology, gastroenterology, nephrology, pulmonary, rheumatology, oncology, infectious diseases, and emergency medicine topics
Author: Adam Brochert
Release Date: 2001
The author of the highly popular Crush the Boards presents this easy-to-use and effective high-yield review for the USMLE Step 3. This book is perfect for busy house officers who need a concise review that hits all the commonly tested concepts, topics, and subspecialties. Information is presented in the same manner as the actual exam and all subspecialty topics covered in Step 3 are addressed. The text includes tables and illustrations, along with vignette sections. Dr. Brochert also offers tips and guidance on how to prepare and what to expect. Students who master the concepts in this book will Crush Step 3!
Author: Conrad Fischer
Publisher: Kaplan Medical Test Prep
Release Date: 2013-06-04
Master the Boards: Internal Medicine is the most comprehensive, test-focused guide available to help you succeed on the ABIM exam. Written by USMLE expert Dr. Conrad Fischer, this board-focused review dissects each disease to answer the most common questions on the Internal Medicine Boards: "What is the most likely diagnosis?" "What is the best initial test?" "What is the most accurate test?" "What is the best initial therapy?" "Which physical finding is most likely in this patient?" Features: Time-saving outline format includes testable material only. Diagnostic images and tables make information memorable with visual references. Exclusive test-day tips highlight frequent questions and incorrect answer choices to avoid. Sidebars summarize key points for quick review.
Author: William G Cvetnic
Publisher: Kaplan Medical Test Prep
Release Date: 2013-11-05
In the increasingly competitive world of medical training, Pediatrics ranks in the top five choices for specialization. In order to pass the Boards, doctors must be able to master key words, concepts, and difficult information. Kaplan Medical's Master the Boards: Pediatrics, written by noted Pediatrics and Neonatology expert William Cvetnik, is a capstone review of all the information a doctor must know to pass the Pediatric Boards exam. Focused on the the most important test-like concepts and questions, Master the Boards: Pediatrics has everything you need to excel on the American Board of Pediatrics Exam. Features: Exam-focused organization by disease A full chapter on well-child care—no other book has this! Key words in each chapter feature tools to recognize the problem diagnostically Associations with related conditions Next steps in management Best initial diagnostic tests Most accurate diagnostic test Best initial therapy Most effective therapy Long-term problems
Author: Joseph L. Donnelly
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
Release Date: 1997
This book is a powerful tool designed to permit you to review for the USMLE quickly, efficiently, and comprehensively. It was written by resident physicians who recently took - and "aced" - the Step 3 Exam. This review book is designed for the busy resident physician who wants to ace the last of the USMLE exams.
For more than 30 years, Kaplan Medical has helped thousands of students and doctors successfully prepare for the USMLE and board exams. Kaplan Medical Master the Boards: Internal Medicine familiarizes students with key words, concepts, and diagnoses on the challenging board exam. The test’s most important concepts are outlined and explained by a topranked Kaplan Medical instructor. Designed both for first-time test takers and those seeking recertifi cation, this book organizes study prep by disease. Each chapter features words that help students recognize a problem diagnostically, the associations with related problems, the next steps in management, the best initial and most accurate diagnostic tests, the best initial and most effective therapy, and long-term problems. Basic science and statistics that are imperative to a doctor’s general knowledge, but not directly related to the Boards, are organized in sidebars.
Author: Andreas Carl
Release Date: 2005-01-01
A lightning-fast review of Pathology, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Anatomy, Physiology, and Social Science, all in chart form. For USMLE Step 1 of the National Medical Boards. The book now includes a 1000+ question (WIN/MAC) CD, which presents quiz questions in a unique time-saving interactive style. (Author scored in top 3% of USMLE Step 1)