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Crash Course:  General Medicine By Robert Parker

Crash Course: General Medicine by Robert Parker

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Summary

Covering variouis aspects of the syllabus, this work offers students a fast way to recap on what they need to know to get through the exams with ease. It is prepared by senior medical students or junior doctors under faculty supervision to give them the correct level of information tailored to curricula requirements.

Crash Course: General Medicine Summary

Crash Course: General Medicine by Robert Parker

Covering all aspects of the syllabus, Crash Course offers students a fast way to recap on what they need to know to get through the exams with ease. Styled in an easy-to-follow, readily accessible format, each book is prepared by senior medical students or junior doctors - under faculty supervision - to give them the correct level of information perfectly tailored to current curricula requirements. The series now includes improved pedagogic features and a fully revised self-assessment section, updated to meet current examination needs. Provides the exam syllabus in one place! Written by senior medical students or junior doctors - authors WHO REALLY UNDERSTAND today's exam situation! Senior Faculty Advisors ensure complete accuracy of the text! Full artwork programme, improved 'Hints and Tips' boxes, and 'Communication' boxes help you remember the key points! Self-Assessment section - fully updated to reflect new curriculum requirements - helps you maximise your grade! Solid, accurate, user-friendly coverage provides enough detail even for those aiming at distinction! Fully updated self-assessment section - ideal for current examination practice! Includes useful 'Learning Objectives' at the start of each chapter. Pharmacological and disease management information updated in line with current best practice guidelines. Includes recent research findings. Discusses key aspects of patient communication - presented in easy 'Communication' boxes. Fully updated to include feedback from hundreds of students! Welcome to Crash Course - THE revision aid to get you the results you need!! Crash Course is a complete revision guide designed specifically to save you time by providing everything you could be asked in the exam in one place! Each book in the series has been specially written either by senior medical students or junior doctors - carefully supervised by faculty advisors - to ensure that it exactly matches your needs by having been prepared by someone who has just been in the exam situation! Fully updated with improved layout, the first part of each volume covers a comprehensive series of common presentations while the second part addresses specific diseases and disorders. The third part of the book is given to a detailed exploration of the role of history, examination, and common investigations in the relevant speciality providing all of the facts you need to get things right! New features include 'Learning Objectives' at the start of each chapter, improved 'Hints and Tips' boxes, 'Communication' boxes and a completely revised self-assessment section tailored to the current exam formats! Crash Course - an easier way to get through the exam!

Table of Contents

Part I: The patient presents with ... Chest pain. Shortness of breath. Palpitations. Heart murmurs. Cough and haemopytsis. Pyrexia of unknown origin. Dyspepsia. Haematemesis and melaena. Change in bowel habit. Weight loss. Jaundice. Abdominal pain. Polyuria and polydipsia. Haematuria and proteinuria. Hypertension. Headache and facial pain. Joint disease. Skin diseases. Loss of consciousness. Confusional states. Acute neurological deficit. Lymphadenopathy and splenomegaly. Sensory and motor neurological deficits. Bruising and bleeding. Vertigo and dizziness. Anaemia. Part II: Diseases and disorders Cardiovascular system. Respiratory disease. Gastrointestinal and liver disease. Genitourinary system. Central nervous system. Metabolic and endocrine disorders. Musculoskeletal and skin disorders. Haematological disorders. Infectious diseases. Drug overdose. Part III: History and examination Taking a history. Examination of the patient. The clerking. Common investigations. Part IV: Self-assessment

Additional information

GOR003917338
9780723434610
0723434611
Crash Course: General Medicine by Robert Parker
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Elsevier Health Sciences
2008-06-13
544
N/A
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