The Practice Absite Question Book

The Practice Absite Question Book
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Author: Steven Mark Fiser
Pages: 238
ISBN: 1427602549
Release: 2006-07-01
Editor: Hancock Surgical Consultants Llc

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

From the author of The ABSITE Review. Contains over 500 essential practice questions for the ABSITE Exam. Detailed explanations for each answer. Covers all major topic areas.

The Absite Review

The Absite Review
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Author: Steven Mark Fiser
Pages: 340
ISBN: 1450771262
Release: 2011-04-01
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The ABSITE Review: Practice Questions provides a comprehensive review for the ABSITE exam. This book covers the same subject material as the ABSITE in a question-based format. It is excellent for testing your knowledge base as well as introducing new material found on the ABSITE.

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: 9781469831671
Release: 2013-10-08
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. A convenient companion website offers a complete online test bank to facilitate studying on the go and simulate the actual examination. 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.

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

The ABSITE Review

The ABSITE Review
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Author: Steven M. Fiser
Pages: 416
ISBN: 9781451148428
Release: 2012-03-28
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Now in its Third Edition, The ABSITE Review is one of the most popular study guides for the American Board of Surgery In-Training Examination (ABSITE), which residents in general surgery must take each year and residents going into surgical subspecialties must take during the year of their general surgery training. This easy-to-use book presents concise, digestible chunks of information in lists and outlines that facilitate quick memorization. Every component of the exam is covered—basic science and clinical knowledge in all areas tested. This edition incorporates common decision-making algorithms and covers the material that has appeared in the most recent exams.

The Johns Hopkins ABSITE Review Manual

The Johns Hopkins ABSITE Review Manual
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Author: Susanna M. Nazarian,Robert A. Meguid,Pamela A. Lipsett
Pages: 249
ISBN: 0781791782
Release: 2008-07-01
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Written by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine faculty and surgical residents, this comprehensive manual covers all aspects of the ABSITE. This innovative text is divided into two sections. The first section features a full-length practice test based on actual key words from recent ABSITE exams, with perforated answer sheets to simulate the real exam. The second section reviews all practice test questions and answers, providing rationales behind surgical decision-making. This text is also helpful for senior residents studying for the general surgery qualifying exam and for all surgical residents seeking to review key topics while on specific surgical rotations. A companion Website will offer an online test bank.

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.

Schwartz s Principles of Surgery ABSITE and Board Review Ninth Edition

Schwartz s Principles of Surgery ABSITE and Board Review  Ninth Edition
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Author: F. Brunicardi,Mary Brandt,Dana Andersen,Timothy Billiar,David Dunn,John G. Hunter,Jeffrey Matthews,Raphael E. Pollock
Pages: 544
ISBN: 0071606378
Release: 2010-10-15
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Trust your ABSITE and board preparation to the only review based on the field’s cornerstone text: Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, 9e Featuring chapters that correspond directly to the classic Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, 9e, this powerful review delivers more than 1,100 questions that are likely to appear on the American Board of Surgery in-training exam and the surgery board exam. Developed by some of the top minds in modern surgery, these board-style questions provide the most current, authoritative perspectives on surgical practice. Each question is accompanied by answers and comprehension-building rationales, ensuring a complete understanding of the material. Featuring more tables and figures than any previous edition, Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery ABSITE and Board Review is truly the ultimate resource for certification and recertification exam review. Features Chapters keyed to Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery, 9e so you know you’re studying only relevant, applicable material from the most authoritative source possible 1100+ board-style questions with answers and rationales Questions in each chapter are divided into Basic Science and Clinical categories to facilitate studying for the two-part ABSITE Two new chapters: Molecular Biology and Ethics, Palliative Care, and Care at the End of Life

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

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.

Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards E Book

Review of Surgery for ABSITE and Boards E Book
Available:
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.

Greenfield s Surgery

Greenfield s Surgery
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Author: Michael W. Mulholland,Keith D. Lillemoe,Gerard M. Doherty,Ronald V. Maier,Diane M. Simeone,Gilbert R. Upchurch
Pages: 2112
ISBN: 9781451152920
Release: 2012-09-11
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The Fifth Edition of Greenfield's Surgery has been thoroughly revised, updated, and refocused to conform to changes in surgical education and practice. Reflecting the increasingly clinical emphasis of residency programs, this edition features expanded coverage of clinical material and increased use of clinical algorithms. Key Points open each chapter, and icons in the text indicate where Key Points are fully discussed. Many of the black-and-white images from the previous edition have been replaced by full-color images. This edition has new chapters on quality assessment, surgical education, and surgical processes in the hospital. Coverage of surgical subspecialty areas is more sharply focused on topics that are encountered by general surgeons and included in the current general surgery curriculum and ABSITE exam. The vascular section has been further consolidated. A new editor, Diane M. Simeone, MD, PhD, has joined the editorial team. This edition is available either in one hardbound volume or in a four-volume softbound set. The lightweight four-volume option offers easy portability and quick access. Each volume is organized by organ system so you can find the facts you need within seconds. The companion website presents the fully searchable text, an instant-feedback test bank featuring over 800 questions and answers, and a comprehensive image bank. Unique to this new edition's website are 100 "Morbidity and Mortality" case discussions. Each case reviews a specific surgical complication, how the complication was addressed, and reviews the literature on approaches and outcomes.

Surgery Review Illustrated

Surgery Review Illustrated
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Author: Lisa M. McElroy,Travis P. Webb
Pages: 329
ISBN: OCLC:963231379
Release: 2016
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The first edition of this book successfully provided an all-inclusive source for review of the broad expanse of general surgery. The question and answer format with brief referenced explanations proved popular with surgeons looking for a single resource to study for certification examinations. This second edition builds on the success of the previous edition. We have designed and extensively edited the text to cover the breadth of topics that are potentially tested on the licensure examinations and sought authors for each chapter who have expertise and academic interest in the topics. The information emphasizes the clinical science, but also contains basic science, including physiology, anatomy, and pathology.

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

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.

Absite Study Plan for 99th Percentile

Absite Study Plan for 99th Percentile
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Author: Yana Puckett
Pages: 26
ISBN: 1521368260
Release: 2017-05-24
Editor: Independently Published

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

I am a surgical resident and have scored above the 90th percentile using this plan. I have carefully crafted this study guide to keep you on track in studying for the ABSITE to achieve a higher score. This guide contains a day by day plan on what you need to study. This guide applies to every surgical year starting from intern year all the way to PGY-5.

Review of Obesity and Bariatric Surgery

Review of Obesity and Bariatric Surgery
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Author: Subhash Kini,Raghavendra Rao
Pages: 250
ISBN: 1841849561
Release: 2012-03-23
Editor: CRC Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Bariatric surgery is performed in severely obese patients who are unable to lose weight by other methods such as diet, exercise, and medications. Review of Obesity and Bariatric Surgery: Essential Notes and Multiple-Choice Questions is a collaboration from specialists in bariatric and metabolic surgery and allied fields, many of whom are senior members of the ASMBS. This book offers a multiple choice question format and considers the key areas of bariatric surgery, including: * Cancer and bariatric surgery * Plastic surgery and bariatric surgery * Pregnancy and bariatric surgery * Nutrition and bariatric surgery * Surgical techniques * Revisional bariatric surgery * Benefits and complications * Psychiatric issues * Adolescent obesity Each question has been designed in a way in which the question becomes not only thought provoking, but also educative to the reader. The correct answers and detailed explanations are presented at the end of each chapter, followed by a reference list to allow for further reading. Review of Obesity and Bariatric Surgery is a must-have book for all practicing laparoscopic, bariatric, and metabolic surgeons, in addition to general surgeons and physicians specializing in obesity. It is also an ideal book for surgeons in training and preparing for the United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), American Board of Surgery In Training Examination (ABSITE), and the ABBM certifying exam. Nutritionists and family practitioners who encounter a large number of bariatric patients in their practice will tremendously benefit from this book.

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.

The Washington Manual of Surgery

The Washington Manual of Surgery
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Author: Mary E. Klingensmith,Abdulhameed Aziz,Ankit Bharat,Amy C. Fox,Matthew R. Porembka
Pages: 930
ISBN: 9781451180800
Release: 2012-01-18
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Revised and updated by faculty members and residents of the Department of Surgery at one of the world’s top surgical training programs, The Washington Manual of Surgery, Sixth Edition, presents a concise, rational approach to the management of patients with surgical conditions. This portable, full-color text is written in a user-friendly, outline format to ensure fast access and a practical approach to the management of patients with surgical problems. Each topic covers the most important and up-to-date diagnostic and treatment information to help maximize your clinical decision-making skills.

Absite

Absite
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Author: David Kashmer
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0578464489
Release: 2019-07
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The ABSITE Smackdown! is the only ABSITE review book that comes with an ABSITE review video lecture series included with every copy sold¿paperback or Kindle!That's right: this book is like no other available ABSITE review book. And that's because this isn't just a review book at all¿it's a toolbox to help you score your very best on the ABSITE and includes MUCH more than just a book.Most ABSITE review courses cost $595 or more¿plus the plane ticket at travel time! Not this one!Every purchase of ABSITE Smackdown! comes with an included video lecture series to let you review anytime, anywhere and avoid traveling for an ABSITE review or missing out on essential content from the ABSITE Smackdown! review book. (Instructions to access online lecture series are included in every book sold whether that's a Kindle edition or paperback. This ABSITE video lecture series is included with your book at no extra cost, and requires email proof of purchase to unlock.)Created from 5 years of notes, 3 surgeons' experiences with the ABSITE, and all the classic review book content, ABSITE Smackdown! is like no other. ABSITE Smackdown! includes even more than essential ABSITE content¿it shares research on ABSITE performance and tips for preparing for the test that are NOT covered in any other work!