The Toy Boy and the Burgundy Car

The Toy Boy and the Burgundy Car

by Andy Levy
     
 

Video Casebook: Medicine is the first in an exciting new series that gives human interest to case studies in a way that has never been done before. Fifty case studies are presented in this first book in which each case provides the presentation, the resolution and the relative basic science information. The accompanying video sequence on CD-ROM allows the reader to… See more details below

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Video Casebook: Medicine is the first in an exciting new series that gives human interest to case studies in a way that has never been done before. Fifty case studies are presented in this first book in which each case provides the presentation, the resolution and the relative basic science information. The accompanying video sequence on CD-ROM allows the reader to hear and see the patient, providing the next-best-thing to bedside teaching.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"...this book is successful in giving a concise and yet quite comprehensive account of 50 important conditions so that a student could feel confident in their ability to contextualsise a disease's clinical manifestation with its basic science."

MAD Magazine, The Magazine for Medics & Dentists at Barts & the London

"The book presents cases in a lively format with eye-catching images, memorable titles and simple explanations."

2nd Opinion, The Magazine of the Scottish Medical Schools

"Looking at the cases on CD-Rom makes them much more real, with patients describing symptoms of the hospital episode "live". This makes them far more interesting then merely reading about them in a book.

Although the package's strength lies in its video clips, the book remains a fairly good compendium of cases by itself. The cases are interesting, and the video clips are an exciting way of making them even more appealing. Even if the package does not replace a textbook, it makes a very useful companion to one."

Student BMJ

"...This is a brilliant and painless way to learn the basics of common medical cases and works well as an learning aid after reading more substantial texts. I heartily recommend this book."

GKT Gazette - 2000

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780632051229
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/01/1999
Series:
Video Casebook Series
Edition description:
BOOK & CD
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.69(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

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