First Aid for the Obstetrics and Gynecology Clerkship: Second Edition / Edition 2

First Aid for the Obstetrics and Gynecology Clerkship: Second Edition / Edition 2

by Latha Stead, Luis F. Suarez, Matthew S. Kaufman, S. Matthew Stead
     
 

Proven advice for the Obstetrics & Gynecology Clerkship — from exam veterans!

"During one of the busiest rotations during 3rd year, this book is an excellent way to shine during the clerkship and on the exam as well."—Ashwini Sagar, Medical Student, UCLA School of Medicine

This student-to-student guide is the only Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Overview

Proven advice for the Obstetrics & Gynecology Clerkship — from exam veterans!

"During one of the busiest rotations during 3rd year, this book is an excellent way to shine during the clerkship and on the exam as well."—Ashwini Sagar, Medical Student, UCLA School of Medicine

This student-to-student guide is the only Obstetrics & Gynecology Clerkship and shelf-exam review with insider information on real test questions from students who excelled in the clerkship.

  • Detailed how-to-succeed and what-to-study guidance
  • Hundreds of recently tested high-yield topics from shelf exams and the USMLE Step 2CK
  • Ward tips, exam tips, and NEW typical scenario boxes help you impress your attendings and ace the exam
  • "Classifieds" do the research for you, featuring high-yield websites and top extracurricular opportunities and scholarships
  • Insider tips from students who've been there

Latha G. Stead, MD, is Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN

S. Matthew Stead, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine,Rochester, MN

Matthew S. Kaufman, MD, is a Fellow in Hematology, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New Hyde Park, NY

Luis F. Suarez, MD, is Chief Resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071448741
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
11/08/2006
Series:
First Aid Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.47(d)

Meet the Author

Latha G. Stead, MD, is Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN

S. Matthew Stead, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine,Rochester, MN

Matthew S. Kaufman, MD, is a Fellow in Hematology, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New Hyde Park, NY

Luis F. Suarez, MD, is Chief Resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN

Table of Contents

Introduction
Acknowledgments
Sect. IHow to Succeed in the Obstetrics & Gynecology Clerkship1
Sect. IIAHigh-Yield Facts in Obstetrics11
Normal Anatomy13
Diagnosis of Pregnancy19
Physiology of Pregnancy23
Antepartum41
Intrapartum53
Postpartum83
Medical Conditions and Infections in Pregnancy93
Complications of Pregnancy109
Spontaneous Abortion, Ectopic Pregnancy, and Fetal Death127
Induced Abortion137
Sect. IIBHigh-Yield Facts in Gynecology141
Contraception143
Sterilization149
Infertility153
Menstruation157
Abnormal Uterine Bleeding167
Pelvic Pain173
Endometriosis177
Pelvic Masses181
Cervical Dysplasia185
Cervical Cancer191
Endometrial Cancer199
Ovarian Cancer203
Vulvar Dysplasia and Cancer209
Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasias (GTN)213
Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Vaginitis219
Vulvar Disorders227
Menopause231
Pelvic Relaxation235
Women's Health241
Sect. IIIClassified255
Awards for Obstetrics and Gynecology255
General Awards256
Web Sites of Interest258
Index261

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