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.

Jaypee s Video Atlas of USMLE Step 2 CS

Author: Rohan Khandelwal
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 9789350256305
Release Date: 2012-04-01
Genre: Medical

The USMLE (United States Medical Licensing Examination) is a three step examination for medical licensure in the United States. Step 2 CS (clinical skills) uses standardised patients to test medical students and graduates on their ability to gather information from patients, perform physical examinations and communicate their findings to patients and colleagues. Step 2 not only tests medical knowledge, but also communication skills, and is required for ECFMG (Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates) certification. This DVD video atlas with booklet contains eight scenarios demonstrating the correct way to approach the practical aspect of the exam.

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

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.

Kaplan Medical USMLE Step 2 CK Qbook

Author: Kaplan
Publisher: Kaplan Publishing
ISBN: 1609782267
Release Date: 2011-10-04
Genre: Medical

Comprehensive, focused practice from Kaplan, the test prep experts, that will help you score higher on Step 2 CS of the USMLE! The USMLE is one of the most important exams a medical student will ever take. Kaplan Medical, the health sciences division of Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions, knows exactly what you need to pass Step 2 CS and will guide you to success on this challenging exam. The fully updated and revised Kaplan Medical USMLE Step 2 CS QBook contains Kaplan-exclusive strategies, new practice questions, and thorough review so you are fully prepared on test day. Kaplan Medical USMLE Step 2 CS Qbook features: 850 test-like questions exclusive to this study guide Detailed answer explanations so you know which questions you answered correctly and which sections you need extra practice on An updated test-taking and strategies guide Practice for subject-specific areas Access to an online Question Bank In addition to fully preparing you for Step 2 with targeted practice, Kaplan Medical USMLE Step 2 CS QBook also has strategies specific to the computer-based test. Kaplan Medical USMLE Step 2 CS QBook is your guide to achieving a higher score on test day !

USMLE Step 2 CS Complex Cases

Author: Kaplan Medical
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781506208916
Release Date: 2016-11-01
Genre: Medical

Master the challenging cases. Get beyond the basics with Kaplan’s USMLE Step 2 CS Complex Cases, the only guide to focus on challenging cases seen on the USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills exam. With concise, practical advice on communication, physical exam maneuvers, and differential diagnosis, this slim volume identifies the logic behind each step in the diagnostic reasoning process. Features: * 23 patient cases narrowly focused on advanced clinical content * Step-by-step breakdown of the clinical thinking process, from patient encounter to differential diagnosis * Sample patient notes * Succinct, common-sense presentation

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

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!

Kaplan Medical USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills

Author: Elliott Wolfe
Publisher: Kaplan Publishing
ISBN: UCSD:31822035343912
Release Date: 2008-09-02
Genre: Medical

Features: Expert advice on how to master the CS exam 35 realistic practice cases Proven strategies for doctor-patient communication, history taking, the physical exam, patient note writing, and clinical reasoning Kaplan's proven test-taking strategies Additional practice cases online with detailed explanations

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.

First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK

Author: Tao Le
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071594578
Release Date: 2007-06-22
Genre: Medical

Student and IMG advice for the new Step 2 CK High-yield information, mnemonics, and visual aids 20 pages of full-color clinical images Concise database on all topics that will be tested Student-rated study resources Valuable exam prep and test-taking tips

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.

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