Examination Medicine: A Guide To Physician Training

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Item#: 9780729542470
Edition 08
Author Talley & O'connor
Cover Paperback

Preparation is the key to success!

Now in its eighth edition, Examination Medicine: a guide to physician training, has prepared generations of physician trainees and medical students for their clinical examinations.

Instructive, informative and aligned with current practice, this new edition gives you an overview of what to expect, what is expected of you and how to develop a mature clinical approach to complex medical problems.

Talley and O'Connor share their valuable advice on how to prepare for the examinations, use your time to best effect and avoid common pitfalls to ensure you give your best possible performance in your examinations and beyond.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Basic physician trainingChapter 2 - The written examinationChapter 3 - The clinical examinationChapter 4 - The long caseChapter 5 - The cardiovascular long caseChapter 6 - The respiratory long caseChapter 7 - The gastrointestinal long caseChapter 8 - The haematological long caseChapter 9 - The rheumatological long caseChapter 10 - The endocrine long caseChapter 11 - The renal long caseChapter 12 - The neurological long caseChapter 13 - The infectious disease long caseChapter 14 - Think like a physician, think like an examiner - an approach with long case examplesChapter 15 - The short caseChapter 16 - Common short cases