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Examination Medicine: A Guide to Physician Training / Edition 7
     

Examination Medicine: A Guide to Physician Training / Edition 7

by Nicholas J Talley, Simon O'Connor
 

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ISBN-10: 0729541681

ISBN-13: 9780729541688

Pub. Date: 01/21/2014

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Preparation is the key to success

Now in its seventh edition, Examination Medicine: a guide to physician training, has prepared generations of Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) candidates and medical students for their written and clinical examinations. Instructive, informative and

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Preparation is the key to success

Now in its seventh edition, Examination Medicine: a guide to physician training, has prepared generations of Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) candidates and medical students for their written and clinical examinations. Instructive, informative and aligned with current practice, this new edition provides an overview of what to expect and what is expected of you. It shares valuable advice on how to prepare for the examinations, use your time to best effect and avoid common pitfalls. In addition, this text provides: •- 50 practice long cases including history, examination, investigations and treatment •- sample long cases from the examiner’s perspective including typical points likely to be raised in discussion and clinical traps candidates may fall into •- 30 practice short cases including examples of typical X-rays and scans, providing guidance for ‘spot’ diagnosis and outlining a system for examination •- hint boxes highlighting common pitfalls and useful tips. Examination Medicine: a guide to physician training 7e continues to be a valued resource for medical students, outlining the key skills and qualities your examiner expects. It ensures you give your best possible performance in your examinations. Building on the strengths of previous editions, the seventh edition also includes video tutorials on conducting short and long cases via Student Consult. Please note that access to Student Consult is available only with purchase of this print copy. Also available for separate purchase to enrich your learning experience: •- An interactive enhanced eBook containing all the content from this edition plus embedded video. Or • - A standard eBook containing content from the print edition. Please note that access to Student Consult is not available for purchase of the eBook

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780729541688
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/21/2014
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword

Preface

Acknowledgements

A historical note

Abbreviations

Chapter 1 Basic training requirements

Chapter 2 The written examination

Chapter 3 The clinical examination

Chapter 4 The long case

Chapter 5 The cardiovascular long case

Chapter 6 Common long cases

Chapter 7 The gastrointestinal long case

Chapter 8 The haematological long case

Chapter 9 The rheumatological long case

Chapter 10 The endocrine long case

Chapter 11 The renal long case

Chapter 12 The neurological long case

Chapter 13 The infectious diseases long case

Chapter 14 The short case

Chapter 15 Common short cases

Further reading

Index

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