USMLE Step 2 CS Strategies Practice Review

Author: Kaplan Medical
Publisher: Kaplan Publishing
ISBN: 1506228801
Release Date: 2017-03-23
Genre:

With dozens of exam-like cases, USMLE Step 2 CS Strategies, Practice & Review from Kaplan Medical gives you the guidance you need to excel on this section of the boards, which assesses skills essential to patient care that cannot be measured by a traditional multiple-choice exam. This -hands on- exam tests a doctor's ability to gather information, perform physical examinations, and communicate findings. Features: -30+ exam-like cases on frequently tested patient scenarios -Techniques for mastering the standardized patient encounter -Step-by-step guidance for taking patient history and performing relevant physical exam maneuvers -Advice for organizing the Patient Note -Strategies for articulating the differential diagnosis and ordering appropriate diagnostic studies -Time-management strategies 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)

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

The Ultimate Guide and Review for USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills Exam

Author: Mark H. Swartz
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: UCSD:31822035454701
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

Guides you through the Step 2 exam. Focusing on the important concepts of the exam, guide also suggest many communication techniques vital in establishing an excellent doctor-patient relationship. It contains thirty practice cases which help you hone your history-taking, physical examination, and communication skills.

USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills Triage

Author: Kevin Schwechten
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019974985X
Release Date: 2010-07-06
Genre: Medical

USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills Triage is the indispensable preparation book for the Step 2 Clinical Skills exam, presenting 40 high-yield patient-encounter cases that simulate the examination experience. Cases are organized for straightforward learning: a sample dialogue that mimics actual doctor-patient communication is followed by guidelines on performing the physical exam, ending the case, writing the patient note, and outlining the differential diagnosis. Comprehensive yet succinct, the cases address almost all possible exam scenarios, including telephone cases and "difficult patient" encounters. Each case contains detailed and relevant information on presenting complaints and conditions, with pertinent points highlighted and boxed for easy review. Written by the author of the popular USMLE Step 3 Triage, this book is optimal for either individual or group study and for any student interested in reviewing how to practice applying medical knowledge and patient-centered skills.

Road to USMLE Step 2 CS

Author: Harpreet Singh
Publisher: First Edition Design eBook Publishing
ISBN: 1506901522
Release Date: 2016-12-06
Genre: Medical

USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills is an exam that medical students must pass before they start residency.

USMLE Step 2 CS Lecture Notes 2018

Author: Kaplan Medical
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781506233666
Release Date: 2018-02-06
Genre: Medical

With dozens of exam-like cases, Kaplan's USMLE Step 2 CS Lecture Notes 2018 gives you the guidance you need to excel on this "hands on" section of the boards. In USMLE Step 2 CS Lecture Notes 2018, you'll get step-by-step advice on how to master essential patient care skills so you can complete all 12 of your cases efficiently. Time management is key on the CS exam, and our test-like cases help you get comfortable gathering patient information, performing physical examinations, and communicating findings so that you can ace the test. Essential Review 30+ exam-like cases on frequently tested patient scenarios Strategies for articulating the differential diagnosis and ordering appropriate diagnostic studies Techniques for mastering the standardized patient encounter Time-management strategies to help you get more points in less time Expert Guidance Step-by-step guidance for taking patient history and performing relevant physical exam maneuvers Advice for organizing the Patient Note from Kaplan's medical experts Kaplan's Learning Engineers and expert psychometricians ensure our practice cases and study materials are true to the test. We invented test prep—Kaplan (www.kaptest.com) has been helping students for almost 80 years. Our proven strategies have helped legions of students achieve their dreams. The previous edition of this book was titled USMLE Step 2 CS Strategies, Practice & Review.

Beat the USMLE Step 2 Cs

Author: James D. Lawrence, III.
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1500707856
Release Date: 2014-07-31
Genre: Medical

There are 3 universal laws when it comes to the United States Medical Licensing Examination Step 2 CS (Clinical Skills):1. First of all, nobody calls it that. It's just “CS”, but if you really want to be long-winded about it, then say “Step 2 CS”.2. You can probably tell by now that there aren't really 3 universal laws. But wait! There is #3:3. If you're worried about CS, we guarantee* that our easy-to-read guide will help you leave with a SMILE of ultimate confidence, as opposed to one of relief that the 8-hour marathon is finally over and/or one masking your inner feelings of what-the-hell-just-happened.As a medical student and a future physician, you'd rather be safe than sorry. You'll be safe with us because this guide will over-prepare you for CS, at the very least. Together we'll go over pro tips and advice that you won't find anywhere else, and we'll highlight essential information you'll need for CS and key things that can easily be overlooked.It's like that mean old dean from Patch Adams who said, “We're gonna make DOCTORS out of you.”We're gonna make FUTURE DOCTORS WHO EASILY BEAT CS out of you!

CS Checklists Portable Review for the USMLE Step 2 CS Second Edition

Author: Jennifer Rooney
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071488235
Release Date: 2007-04-16
Genre: Medical

This small, easy-to-carry-book, checklist format is perfect for self-testing for partner quizzing on the elements that will be tested on the USMLE Step 2 CS. Each case starts out with a scenario, then provides a checklist for every item the student should consider regarding the patient history, physical examination, differential diagnosis and follow up.

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

Blueprints USMLE Step 2 CS

Author: Carter E. Wahl
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1405104384
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Genre: Medical

Will you pass this new exam on your first attempt? Most students know how to do a patient exam, but they do not know what to expect during this new USMLE. Blueprints USMLE Step 2 CS provides the information you need to pass the test the first time. It contains practical information and sample patient cases in which you can practice writing a patient note in the format required for the exam. Know what to expect before you take this important exam. Blueprints USMLE Step 2 CS features: Tips on preparing for the exam Step-by-step guidelines on what to expect the day of the exam Details on how these physical exams may be different than ones students have performed previously Techniques for completing the 15-minute physical exam and 10-minute patient note for each station Guidelines on what students are graded on and how to pass Sample cases with checklists Sample patient notes and what you must include How to be prepared to pass Don't underestimate the cost of failure—pass it the first time with Blueprints USMLE Step 2 CS.

Master the Boards USMLE Step 2 CK

Author: Conrad Fischer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781506208534
Release Date: 2017-07-04
Genre: Medical

Featuring exclusive tips and targeted review from USMLE expert Conrad Fischer, MD, Master the Boards USMLE Step 2 CK has the information you need 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 edition features exam-style questions and 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. The Best Review New design with hundreds of full-color diagnostic images, algorithms, and tables New biostatistics chapter and expanded disease coverage, with dozens of new topics including Zika and Ebola Logical, step-by-step approach to patient care Disease topics are presented in exam-style format for realistic review: What is the most likely diagnosis? What is the best initial test? What is the most accurate diagnostic test? What is the treatment? Expert Guidance Avoid surprises on Test Day with exclusive tips and targeted review from USMLE expert Conrad Fischer, MD. Expert test-taking advice, including tips for recognizing incorrect answers and guidance on the order in which steps should be taken. We invented test prep—Kaplan (www.kaptest.com) has been helping students for almost 80 years. Our proven strategies have helped legions of students achieve their dreams.

Mastering the USMLE Step 2 CS Third Edition

Author: Jo-Ann Reteguiz
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071811958
Release Date: 2012-09-01
Genre: Medical

This one-of-a-kind interactive workbook prepares medical students for the Clinical Skills exam (CS) by simulating patient cases likely to be tested. Includes over 60 simulated practice cases in internal medicine, ob/gyn, pediatrics, psychiatry and surgery. Each case includes a brief patient background and clinical pearls while the workbook format gives students an opportunity to develop checklists for each case. Students will also find this useful for end-of-clerkship OSCE.

Master the Boards USMLE Step 3

Author: Conrad Fischer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781506209548
Release Date: 2017-01-03
Genre: Medical

High-yield USMLE Step 3 review from the market leader With exclusive test day tips and targeted review from USMLE expert Conrad Fischer, MD, Master the Boards USMLE Step 3 helps you identify highly tested concepts, sharpen recall, and recognize the most likely answer on the test. Fully updated and redesigned, this full-color review book ensures there are no surprises on test day. FEATURES: * New design with hundreds of full-color diagnostic images * New Biostatistics and Epidemiology chapter reviewing must-know concepts and calculations * Exam-like focus on best initial diagnostic test, most accurate test, and most likely diagnosis * Step-by-step approach to diagnosis and management * Concise patient safety notes * Practical CCS tips

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS Sixth Edition

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9781259862458
Release Date: 2017-12-22
Genre: Medical

The #1 review for the USMLE Step 2 CS is now even better! The Sixth Edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS has been updated to reflect the latest NBME exam format and worksheet items, and incorporates feedback from recent US and international test-takers. This high-yield review delivers a thorough exam preparation guide for the USMLE Step 2 CS, offering a solid review of frequently test CS cases, along with proven study and exam strategies for clinical encounters. • 40 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam • Time management advice to maximize clinical encounters. • Step-by-step strategies for interacting with standardized patients, including "difficult patients" and telephone encounters. • A revised and expanded set of mini-cases representing common complaints designed to help test-takers rapidly develop a working set of differential diagnoses

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK Eighth Edition

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071767491
Release Date: 2012-04-02
Genre: Medical

An indispensable high-yield review for the USMLE Step 2 CK! The eighth edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK is written by medical students who successfully passed the exam and reviewed by top faculty. The result is proven information and strategies that maximize your study time and deliver the results you want! Features: Thousands of must-know facts that summarize frequently tested topics Completely updated based on feedback from students who passed 120+ photographs similar to those on the exam Full-color design includes numerous clinical images Rapid Review section for last-minute cramming Updated ratings of Step 2 CK review resources