The Essential Revision Guide to Paediatric Cardiology

The Essential Revision Guide to Paediatric Cardiology Author Rebecca Casans
ISBN-10 1846199689
Release 2012-12-01
Pages 243
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This unique reference book takes the reader from the relevant basic sciences of cardiac anatomy, physiology and pharmacology through to the initial clinical assessment and investigation of children with known and suspected heart disease. It covers the core curricula for paediatricians in training at all levels and is ideal as a revision aid for MRCPCH and DCH examination candidates.Highly practical, the book includes clinical examination and cardiac investigations followed by an A to Z of specific conditions and procedures. Key topics are outlined for quick reference and contain a list of differential diagnoses associated with common presentations. The appendix contains vital information for daily practice such as blood pressure centile tables, ECG reference ranges and basic cardiac catheter data.

Essential Revision Notes for Cardiology KBA

Essential Revision Notes for Cardiology KBA Author Ali Khavandi
ISBN-10 9780199654901
Release 2014
Pages 608
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The first revision text aimed specifically at the Knowledge-Based Assessment, Revision Notes for Cardiology exactly maps the core cardiology training curriculum to provide a clearly structured and easily accessible guide to this now-compulsory examination.

Essential Revision Notes in Paediatrics for the MRCPCH

Essential Revision Notes in Paediatrics for the MRCPCH Author Mark Beattie
ISBN-10 1904627625
Release 2006
Pages 995
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Suitable for candidates preparing for the MRCPCH exam, this title includes 24 specialty-based chapters that provide concise information in an accessible format.

Communication Scenarios for the MRCPCH and DCH Clinical Exams

Communication Scenarios for the MRCPCH and DCH Clinical Exams Author Rebecca Casans
ISBN-10 9781846194948
Release 2011-01
Pages 256
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The MRCPCH clinical examination assesses whether candidates have reached the standard in clinical skills expected of a newly appointed specialist registrar, while the DCH recognises the competence of GPs and other health professionals in caring for children. Success in communication skills is vital to achieve overall success in these examinations. This revised and expanded Second Edition includes over a dozen new scenarios for both examinations, a new chapter on the general approach to effective communication, an expanded clinical exam mark sheet, anchor statements and exam circuit diagrams. Although written to aid candidates for the clinical MRCPCH and DCH examinations, this book will also be useful to paediatric trainees in their day-to-day clinical encounters.

MRCOG Part One

MRCOG Part One Author Alison Fiander
ISBN-10 9781107667136
Release 2016-10-31
Pages 664
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A fully updated and illustrated handbook providing comprehensive coverage of all curriculum areas covered by the MRCOG Part 1 examination.

The Long Case OSCE

The Long Case OSCE Author Beth C. Walker
ISBN-10 1908911573
Release 2013
Pages 251
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A solid knowledge base and good clinical skills don't necessarily guarantee examination success in the long case OSCE. This book really is the ultimate guide for medical students needing to combine their knowledge and skills with an ability to interpret the clinical findings, the proficiency to present them clearly and the confidence to deal with the examiners questions. Adopting a proven, highly effective approach, this revision aid uses role play with simulated patients to hone clinical examination and presentation skills. The fifty cases are divided into six areas; cardiology, respiratory, abdomen, neurology, musculoskeletal and surgery. Written by successful candidates and examiners, the guide poses a number of important and commonly asked examination questions for each case to assist in preparation and confidence, and model answers are provided to ensure an understanding of exactly what is required. Working in groups or independently, students will welcome the large, colourful format, the breakdown of marking schemes, an overview of examiners expectations, a guide to presenting clinical findings and innumerable insider' tips throughout.

Succeeding in Paediatric Surgery Examinations

Succeeding in Paediatric Surgery Examinations Author Brice Antao
ISBN-10 1846193931
Release 2012
Pages 838
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This is a comprehensive yet concise review textbook and examination guide covering the entire spectrum of paediatric surgery. The 1272 questions and associated explorations are structured such that the complete curriculum is addressed in a systematic manner simply by solving the MCQs and reading the subsequent discussions. Each chapter provides relevant information and evidence-based facts and figures on a specific area, alongside practical discussions from the expert panel of internationally acclaimed authors. It further acts as a compendium of current research by compiling salient details from other texts. Succeeding in Paediatric Surgery Examinations Volume 1 is highly recommended for candidates of postgraduate paediatric examinations. It's an excellent overview that will also be of great benefit to practicing paediatric surgeons and urologists, paediatricians, urologists, general surgeons and orthopaedic surgeons.

Essential Lists of Differential Diagnoses for Mrcp

Essential Lists of Differential Diagnoses for Mrcp Author Fazal-I-Akbar Danish
ISBN-10 9781846194214
Release 2010
Pages 265
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The book includes diagnostic hints - clinical or lab clues that point towards a specific diagnosis - and a unique chapter on key ECG causes and features. Although primarily intended for MRCP Part I & II and FCPS (Pakistan) Part II candidates, this book will also be useful for undergraduate students preparing for finals.

Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology

Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology Author Susan Burge
ISBN-10 9780191065132
Release 2016-10-06
Pages 712
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This second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology provides practical and accessible advice on how to reach a diagnosis or create a management plan when faced with patients with a range of skin conditions. Giving concise and clear guidance on investigation and treatment, this Handbook helps doctors adopt a step-by-step approach at the bedside to make sense of skin problems by analysing clinical signs. Illustrated and in full colour, it covers skin physiology, an overview of common skin conditions, and skin problems commonly seen in a broad range of specialities, from rheumatology to psychiatry, as well as children and the elderly. Now comprehensively updated with new clinical pictures, references, and extensively reworked chapters on skin in infancy and childhood, cutaneous reactions to drugs, skin tumours, and rheumatology. This second edition now includes a brand new chapter on skin and genetics, detailing this fast-growing and important area of dermatology, promoting good communication with a patient-centred and practical common-sense approach for trainees in dermatology, junior doctors, GPs, and medical students.

Viva Practice for the FRCS Urol Examination

Viva Practice for the FRCS Urol  Examination Author M. Arya
ISBN-10 9781846193170
Release 2010
Pages 361
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This is the first revision book to be published specifically for candidates sitting the FRCS(Urol) examination. It presents a selection of questions arising from common clinical scenarios along with detailed model answers. The emphasis is on current concepts and topics asked in the exam. Each chapter has been written by senior urology trainees who have recently passed the examination, in conjunction with experienced consultant urological surgeons. In addition to FRCS(Urol) examination candidates, this book will also be relevant to those sitting the FEBU or MSc urology examination, or to established consultants seeking a useful refresher text in areas outside their subspecialist interest.

Oxford Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Oxford Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Author Sabaratnam Arulkumaran
ISBN-10 9780199698400
Release 2013-07-25
Pages 816
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Fully revised for a third edition, the best-selling Oxford Handbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is now better than ever. It now includes new algorithms for patient management, new images and full colour photographs, and new and expanded topics including female genital mutilation, consent for operations, and pre-operative assessment. The indispensable, concise and practical guide to all aspects of obstetric and gynaecological medical care, diagnosis, andmanagement, this is the must have resource for all specialist trainees, junior doctors and students, as well as a valuable resource for experienced clinicians.

FRCS Trauma and Orthopaedics Viva

FRCS Trauma and Orthopaedics Viva Author Nev Davies
ISBN-10 9780191632372
Release 2012-07-26
Pages 224
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FRCS Trauma and Orthopaedics Viva offers a unique approach to this high stakes exam, from the team behind the highly successful Oxford revision course. Based on the principle that viva candidates improve their technique by observing and learning from others, the author team have created a best-practice formula for dealing with the individual scenarios. The book is set out in a simple format, with viva topics introduced by an an initial clinical photograph, radiograph or diagram. Sets of questions follow underneath with the suggested answers on the next page. This allows the reader to work in pairs, groups or on their own. Based on the Oxford Revision Course, this book is already a tried and tested revision tool, ideal for this high-pressure examination.

First FRCR Anatomy

First FRCR Anatomy Author Usman Shaikh
ISBN-10 9781107679498
Release 2012-02-23
Pages 226
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Eight test papers modelled on the RCR anatomy exam, written by experienced subspecialty radiologists and successful FRCR candidates.

Essential OSCE Topics for Medical and Surgical Finals

Essential OSCE Topics for Medical and Surgical Finals Author Kaji Sritharan
ISBN-10 9781846192180
Release 2008
Pages 444
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Objective Structured Clinical Examinations (OSCEs) are commonly encountered at all levels of medical school including the final MBBS examination. OSCEs also play an important role at postgraduate level and are used to assess competency in the Foundation Years. One of the fundamental requirements of passing the OSCE is an understanding of the standard which is expected and an appreciation of how to demonstrate this. This book discusses 170 commonly encountered OSCE scenarios, with a step-by-step approach to maximise your chances of success in the examination. The scenarios are presented with sufficient background information to enable candidates to tackle variations. This comprehensive book, covering both surgery and medicine, overcomes any problems of a tick-box approach and insufficient detail faced by some alternative texts. The clear, straight-forward style and logical layout make this book perfect preparation for OSCE examinations.

The Pediatric Cardiology Handbook

The Pediatric Cardiology Handbook Author Myung Kun Park
ISBN-10 0323018661
Release 2003
Pages 311
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This handy, pocket-sized guide provides the practical knowledge needed to diagnose and manage children with congenital and acquired heart disease. Extensively revised and updated to reflect the rapid changes in the field, it emphasizes new medical management and surgical techniques, as well as the results of surgery for a number of cardiac conditions. Offers comprehensive and reliable information in a quick access format. Organized to facilitate decision-making. Features a new chapter on pulmonary hypertension and a new discussion of pacemakers in children. Updates all chapters, with extensive revisions in the chapters on electrocardiography · blood pressure measurement techniques · new normative blood pressure standards · infective endocarditis · Kawasaki disease · rheumatic fever · cardiomyopathies of various types · supraventricular tachycardia · premature ventricular contractions · syncope · long QT syndrome · and hyperlipidemia. Provides new "Postoperative follow-up" sections where appropriate. Includes new illustrations for quick and in-depth understanding of the text. With additional contributing experts. Spanish version of 2nd edition also available, ISBN: 84-8174-429-8

Gynaecology by Ten Teachers 20th Edition

Gynaecology by Ten Teachers  20th Edition Author Louise Kenny
ISBN-10 9781498744430
Release 2017-05-08
Pages 272
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First published in 1919 as 'Diseases of Women', Gynaecology by Ten Teachers is well established as a concise, yet comprehensive, guide. The twentieth edition has been thoroughly updated by a new team of 'teachers', integrating clinical material with the latest scientific developments that underpin patient care. Each chapter is highly structured, with learning objectives, definitions, aetiology, clinical features, investigations, treatments, case histories and key point summaries and additional reading where appropriate. New themes for this edition include 'professionalism' and 'global health' and information specific to both areas is threaded throughout the text.

Metabolism at a Glance

Metabolism at a Glance Author J. G. Salway
ISBN-10 9780470674710
Release 2017-02-06
Pages 144
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Metabolism at a Glance presents a concise, illustrated summary of metabolism in health and disease. This essential text is progressively appropriate for introductory through to advanced medical and biochemistry courses. It also provides a succinct review of inborn errors of metabolism, and reference for postgraduate medical practitioners and biomedical scientists who need a resource to quickly refresh their knowledge. Fully updated and extensively illustrated, this new edition of Metabolism at a Glance is now in full colour throughout, and includes new coverage of sports biochemistry; the metabolism of lipids, carbohydrates and cholesterol; glyceroneogenesis, α-oxidation and ω-oxidation of fatty acids. It also features the overlooked “Krebs Uric Acid Cycle”. Metabolism at a Glance offers an accessible introduction to metabolism, and is ideal as a revision aid for students preparing for undergraduate and USMLE Step 1 exams.