General Surgery Board Review

General Surgery Board Review
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Author: Michael S. Gold,Larry A. Scher,Gerard Weinberg
Pages: 530
ISBN: 039751851X
Release: 1999
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Now in its thoroughly updated Third Edition, this study guide is indispensable for surgical residents and general surgeons preparing for the American Board of Surgery's certification and recertification examinations. The text is based on a Surgical Board Review course given annually by the Department of Surgery of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center. Sample questions and answers are included. New questions in this edition cover the latest developments in surgical science and practice.

General Surgery Board Review

General Surgery Board Review
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Author: Larry A. Scher,Gerard Weinberg
Pages: 464
ISBN: 9781451153743
Release: 2012-11-06
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Now in its thoroughly updated Fourth Edition, General Surgery Board Review is indispensable for surgical residents and general surgeons preparing for the American Board of Surgery’s certification and recertification examinations. This study guide maintains the core features that have made it one of the most popular board review books in the field, including questions and answers after each chapter and succinct but detailed reviews of all topic areas found on the ABSITE and certification exam. There’s a new chapter on bariatric surgery and minimally invasive procedures.

General Surgery Examination and Board Review

General Surgery Examination and Board Review
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Author: Robert B. Lim,Daniel B. Jones
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9780071839945
Release: 2016-06-22
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The best cases, the best questions, the best review for the General Surgery boards and ABSITE General Surgery Examination and Board Review is the perfect way to prepare for General Surgery certification exams. Covering the full range of exam topics, this high-yield review features an effective case-based approach that sharpens clinical decision-making skills and gives the content real-world relevancy. Each of the more than 100 chapters opens with a clinical case and is followed by Q&A related to that particular case. You also get detailed evidenced-based answer explanations and references to facilitate more in-depth study. Features: • Topics mirror the exam blueprint to ensure you are studying the most relevant material possible • Enables you to incorporate the proven benefits of case-based review into general surgery board review • An essential resource for general surgery residents as well as practicing surgeons preparing for recertification – and invaluable for ABSITE review • More than 700 questions – all with detailed answer explanations • Includes chapters on timely topics such as ethical/legal issue, robotic-assisted surgery, end of life care, and surgical nutrition • Coverage reflects the very latest clinical advances so you can incorporate this information into your exam preparation or daily practice

Passing the General Surgery Oral Board Exam

Passing the General Surgery Oral Board Exam
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Author: Marc A. Neff
Pages: 162
ISBN: 9780387318219
Release: 2006-06-08
Editor: Springer Science & Business Media

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book presents a realistic approach to preparing for the exam. Provides tips on identifiying the wrong answers. Dr. Neff provides one proven sucessful strategy to preparing for the entire exam; competition offers a variety of approaches, giving little credibility to any single one.

General Surgery ABSITE and Board Review

General Surgery ABSITE and Board Review
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Author: Matthew J. Blecha,Andrew Brown (MD.)
Pages: 317
ISBN: 007146431X
Release: 2006
Editor: McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Designed as a results-oriented study guide that delivers everything needed to improve knowledge, confidence and recall. Over 3000 rapid-fire questions cover all topics on the ABSITE and general surgery board exams.

General Surgery

General Surgery
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Author: Traves D. Crabtree,Eugene F. Foley,Robert G. Sawyer
Pages: 564
ISBN: 0683306367
Release: 2000
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Designed for medical students preparing for USMLE Step 2 and course exams. The format is structured to help you recall and review important information. You can drastically reduce the time you spend reviewing and preparing for Surgery clerkship and the USMLE Step 2.

Specialty Board Review General Surgery

Specialty Board Review  General Surgery
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Author: Charles Rob,J. Raymond Hinshaw
Pages: 208
ISBN: UOM:39015000257074
Release: 1976
Editor: Unknown

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Sabiston Textbook of Surgery Board Review

Sabiston Textbook of Surgery   Board Review
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Author: Courtney M. Townsend,David C. Sabiston
Pages: 300
ISBN: 0721604838
Release: 2004
Editor: W B Saunders Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A study tool offering preparation for in-service and national qualifying exams. Readers can assess and expand their knowledge with more than 1000 review questions, including answers and complete rationales. Page references to Sabiston Textbook of Surgery, 17th Edition make it easy to consult the definitive resource for additional information on any subject.

The ABSITE Review

The ABSITE Review
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Author: Steven M. Fiser
Pages: 318
ISBN: 9781451186901
Release: 2013-07-22
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This 4th edition of The ABSITE Review is the perfect study guide for surgery residents preparing for the American Board of Surgery In-Training Examination (ABSITE). Unlike ordinary textbooks that force the reader to wade through paragraph after paragraph of extraneous material, this review manual uses a streamlined outline and list format. By making it easier to find the essential points on each topic, this study guide allows the reader to spend more time studying the important facts and less time searching for them. Even though the information is presented in a simple manner, it still includes all topics found on the exam -- from basic science to clinical knowledge in general surgery as well as surgical subspecialties. Each year, thousands of general surgery residents express anxiety over preparation for the ABSITE. With this book as their guide, they can feel a lot more confident. FEATURES: * Tables and algorithms are condensed to relevant outlines, improving efficiency of reading time * Most recent ABSITE exam material * Covers all topics on ABSITE and can be used independently of other study materials * Bold type that highlights important information

Clinical Scenarios in Surgery

Clinical Scenarios in Surgery
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Author: Justin B. Dimick,Gilbert R. Upchurch,Christopher J. Sonnenday
Pages: 672
ISBN: 9781451178456
Release: 2012-09-26
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Clinical Scenarios in Surgery: Decision Making and Operative Technique presents 125 cases in all areas of general surgery: GI, breast, hepatobiliary, colorectal, cardiothoracic, endocrine, vascular, trauma, pediatric, critical care, and transplant. Each full-color case begins with a patient presentation and proceeds through differential diagnosis, diagnosis and treatment, surgical procedures, postoperative management, and a case conclusion. Each case includes key technical steps, potential pitfalls, take-home points, and suggested readings. The patient stories in these clinical scenarios provide context to faciliate learning the principles of safe surgical care. This book will be particularly useful for senior surgical residents and recent graduates as they prepare for the American Board of Surgery oral examination.

Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards E Book

Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards E Book
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Author: Christian DeVirgilio,Areg Grigorian
Pages: 275
ISBN: 9780323416801
Release: 2017-04-01
Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

For surgery residents studying for their yearly in-service exam, recent graduates preparing for Surgery written boards, or those recertifying, there’s no better review tool than Dr. Christian DeVirgilio’s Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards, 2nd Edition. Content has been tested for a number of years on Harbor-UCLA surgical residents and has proven to significantly improve exam scores. Now thoroughly up to date with new topics, new questions, and new contributors, it fully prepares you for success on surgery exams. 957 multiple-choice, single best answer questions that closely follow the new ABSITE and board style. Proven content has been tested and shown to help you get the score you want. Correct answers and rationales are based on information found in major reference works in the field of surgery. NEW topic areas (gynecology, urology, and orthopaedics) reflect the format of the new exam. NEW section on Medical Knowledge. NEW contributors (general surgery residents) ensure that the content is relevant to the needs of general surgery trainees. NEW! Aligned with the SCORE (Surgical Council on Residency Education) Curriculum Outline for General Surgery Residents.

Review of Surgery

Review of Surgery
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Author: Gamal Mostafa,Cathey Lamont,Frederick L. Greene
Pages: 456
ISBN: 9780387449524
Release: 2006-12-06
Editor: Springer Science & Business Media

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book provides an invaluable study aid for all general surgery residents preparing for the American Board of Surgery In-Training Examination (ABSITE). Concisely written overviews of each topic covered on the exam combined with the self-test format offer a new and innovative approach. Each chapter is a short summary of a basic science or clinical topic and includes hundreds of related questions like those found on ABSITE. The book is targeted to trainees at various levels and also can be used to prepare for the qualifying (written) and certifying (oral) exams given by the American Board of Surgery upon completion of training.

General Surgery ABSITE and Board Review Pearls of Wisdom Fourth Edition

General Surgery ABSITE and Board Review  Pearls of Wisdom  Fourth Edition
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Author: Matthew Blecha
Pages: 336
ISBN: 007154688X
Release: 2008-07-01
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A quick-hit, question-and-answer review for the American Board of Surgery In-Training Exam General Surgery ABSITE and Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom: Fourth Edition is a quick, active-recall review of the most important information you need to know when preparing for residency in-service examinations and the surgery boards. Like “flashcards in a book,” the rapid-fire Q&A format facilitates study alone or with a partner. Only correct answers are given to prevent you from memorizing the wrong answer. The fourth edition includes more most/least likely questions, a common question format on the boards, and updated art. A series redesign makes the book easier to read and more pleasing to the eye.

Surgery Review

Surgery Review
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Author: Martin A Makary
Pages: 728
ISBN: 9781451184051
Release: 2013-11-06
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Surgery Review is a comprehensive review presented in a unique format. Topics are introduced with case presentations and relevant diagnostic and management information is then summarized in easy-to-remember capsules with exam pearls interjected throughout. All areas of general surgery are covered, including the subspecialty areas. There is also a section on basic science found on the in-training exam and written boards, and a section of anesthesia, trauma, and critical care. Unlike many other books, General Surgery Review excludes controversial management in order to present an easy-to-remember foundation of knowledge. Thus, the book focuses on "the basics" to provide the reader with a broad command of the field. This title is indispensable to residents studying for in-training exam or boards, and is also popular with practitioners preparing for their recertification exam in general surgery.

Outpatient Surgery

Outpatient Surgery
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Author: Alan Dardik,Gaunt Michael
Pages: 373
ISBN: 9781315342832
Release: 2018-12-07
Editor: CRC Press

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Rush University Medical Center Review of Surgery

Rush University Medical Center Review of Surgery
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Author: Jose M. Velasco, MD, FACS, FCCS
Pages: 608
ISBN: 9781437717914
Release: 2011-06-06
Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Rush University Medical Center Review of Surgery, edited by Drs. Velasco, Bines, Deziel, Millikan, McCarthy, Prinz, and Saclarides, gives you a concise yet comprehensive review of both general surgery and surgical subspecialties in a user-friendly question-and-answer format that mimics actual exams. Thoroughly revised, this 5th edition adds new chapters and updates existing chapters with the latest surgical techniques and practices, plus an increased emphasis on ethics, while maintaining its broad review of surgical topics to provide wide-ranging and complete coverage of the information most important to you. More than 1,500 peer-reviewed questions mirror standardized test blueprints provide a realistic simulation of the actual test-taking experience so you can become accustomed to the exam interface. In print and online at www.expertconsult.com, the Rush University Review is perfect for residents in training,surgeons preparing for certification or recertification exams, and experienced clinicians wishing to keep abreast of current practices and recent advances. Challenge your knowledge with more than 1,500 review questions, with answers and rationales, that cover the full range of topics in general and subspecialty surgery - all the information you need to prepare for certification and recertification or stay current with new advances. Get a realistic simulation of the actual exam with questions that mimic standardized tests and prepare you for board and ABSITE exams. Understand the rationale behind the answers to each question with clear, illustrated explanations from Elsevier's trusted surgical references including Cameron's Current Surgical Therapy. Access the fully searchable text online at www.expertconsult.com, along with hyperlinked references, illustrations, self-assessment tools, and more. Master the latest need-to-know information in your field with abundant new chapters and updates throughout reflecting the latest surgical techniques and practices, as well as an increased emphasis on ethics to help you prepare for this increasingly important aspect of the boards. The perfect review for preparing for the boards, certification and recertification.

The Johns Hopkins ABSITE Review Manual

The Johns Hopkins ABSITE Review Manual
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Author: Robert A. Meguid,Kyle Van Arendonk,Pamela A. Lipsett
Pages: 536
ISBN: 9781469831664
Release: 2013-10-17
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Written by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine faculty and surgical residents, the second edition of The Johns Hopkins ABSITE Review Manual delivers comprehensive coverage of the American Board of Surgery In-Training Examination through two full-length practice tests. Both tests are based on actual key words from recent ABSITEs, and are accompanied by test review sections, which go over every practice test question and answer, providing rationales behind surgical decision-making. ABSITE-style question format familiarizes readers with the test’s presentation and content. This edition features twice the number of questions as in the previous edition, offering even more opportunities for self-paced review. Rationales for correct and incorrect responses help to identify the test-taker’s strengths and weaknesses. This book is ideal not only for those preparing for the ABSITE, but also for surgeons and residents studying for the general surgery qualifying exam and for all surgical residents seeking to review key topics during rotations.

Current Concepts in General Surgery

Current Concepts in General Surgery
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Author: William R. Wrightson
Pages: 214
ISBN: 157059693X
Release: 2006-01-01
Editor: CRC Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book is designed to filter the medical minutia into an easy to read and follow text in General Surgery. As I went through my training in General Surgery, I found that as the in-service training exam approached I was never quite prepared. I just couldn't bring myself to read a 2000 page textbook the month before the exam. The Surgery Residents at the University of Louisville set out to develop a succinct and informed review for the in-training exam. We included the essential information needed to do well on the Board exam without overwhelming the reader. This book is written for residents by residents to enhance your understanding of the art and science of surgery. Carry it in your pocket and read between cases or quickly review a topic before teaching conference. I am sure you will find it informative and essential for preparation for the Surgery In-service Training Exam.

The Family Medicine Board Review Book

The Family Medicine Board Review Book
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Author: Robert A. Baldor
Pages: 424
ISBN: 9781975106058
Release: 2017-12-12
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Focusing on the topics commonly found on ABFM in-training, board certification, and recertification examinations, The Family Medicine Board Review Book helps you make the most of your study time and achieve exam success. It provides valuable background information on all three AFBM exams and their formats, presents more than 1,800 multiple choice questions for self-assessment, and helps you identify areas that may require further study. Ideal for residents, practicing physicians, and nurse practitioners, this new review tool is an excellent resource for testing your knowledge of the entire field of family medicine.

ABSITE Slayer

ABSITE Slayer
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Author: Dale A. Dangleben,James Lee,Firas Madbak
Pages: 496
ISBN: 9780071804172
Release: 2013-07-07
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The ultimate preparation tool for the American Board of Surgery In-Training Examination ABSITE Slayer is a rigorous, high-yield review that focuses specifically on the American Board of Surgery In-Training Examination. Designed to reduce pre-test anxiety and help you achieve the highest score possible, this powerful study aid provides a complete framework for your exam preparation and is also the most efficient last-minute review available. You will find everything you need to ace the exam in one comprehensive package--from Q&A and full-color illustrations to "make or break" tips--from expert authors who know exactly what it takes to excel. Here's why this is the best ABSITE review: More than 300 multiple-choice questions and more than 1,000 quick-hit single answer questions Test-taking tips that may spell the difference between success and failure on the exam Numerous full-color illustrations of must-know anatomy Valuable clinical pearls Easy-to-retain concise text Logical organ-based organization, that also includes chapters on pharmacology, anesthesia, cell biology, and fluids/electrolytes/nutrition