High-YieldTM Behavioral Science, Fourth Edition presents a concise review of the behavioral science material tested on the USMLE Step 1. The High-YieldTM outline format, with tables, diagrams, photographs, and images to clarify important material, provides a concentrated, efficient review for both course exams and the USMLE. Patient Snapshots present clinical scenarios and pose specific questions. Annotated answers and explanations appear at the end of each chapter. This edition is thoroughly updated, consistent with DSM-IV-TR, and reorganized into six major sections: The Life Cycle; Biological and Psychological Bases of Behavior; Psychopathology; Social Behavior; The Practice of Medicine; and Epidemiology and Statistics.
High-Yield™ Comprehensive USMLE Step 1 Review is a very concise study tool for the USMLE Step 1 exam. Written by best-selling Board review author Barbara Fadem and a team of expert contributors and experienced review authors, the book provides a high-yield but comprehensive review of the content most likely to be tested on the USMLE. Tables and illustrations throughout the text help summarize difficult concepts. Extremely concise and designed for rapid study, High-Yield™ Comprehensive USMLE Step 1 Review is perfect for last-minute review or a quick brush-up anytime.
High-Yield™ Genetics is an important addition to the High-Yield™ Series, which medical students rely on heavily to review for the USMLE. This new volume provides a concise, clinically oriented summary of genetics in the popular High-Yield™ outline format. The book is generously illustrated with schematic line drawings as well as photographs of the most clinically relevant diseases. Illustrations appear at the end of each chapter in a multi-panel figure, similar to a mini-atlas.
High-Yield™ Brain and Behavior is the fourth volume in the High-Yield™ Systems Series, which covers the basic sciences of the medical school curriculum using a systems-based approach. This book is the only review book to cover the combined material from neuroscience and behavioral science courses in an outline format with a focus on the USMLE Step 1. Chapters cover each basic science—embryology, gross anatomy, radiology, histology, physiology, pathology, microbiology, and pharmacology—as it relates to the nervous system. Patient snapshots provide concise descriptions of classic clinical cases. Tables help students memorize large amounts of information, and figures provide detailed visual cues.
Now in its Third Edition, High-Yield™ Pharmacology provides a succinct review of pharmacology while clarifying difficult concepts. Need-to-know information is presented in a clear, concise outline format. Additional features include updated drug references, a drug index, key points in bold, and tables summarizing key facts. Whether a student is reviewing for the end-of-year exams in pharmacology or brushing up for the USMLE, this book provides a quick overview of this challenging topic.
Part of the popular High-Yield™ Series, this new book features the essential concepts of human physiology presented in a concise, uncluttered fashion. High-Yield™ Physiology gives students what they need to prepare them for the physiology questions on USMLE Step 1. The information found in this text provides a comprehensive overview of physiology in a concentrated format and serves as a valuable resource for course and board review.
Now in its Fourth Edition, this best-selling book extracts the most important information on neuroanatomy and presents it in a concise, uncluttered fashion to prepare students for course exams and the USMLE. Highlights of this edition include a brief glossary of key neuroanatomical structures and disease states; addition of an icon to more clearly identify the Clinical Correlations sections; an appendicized table of common neurological lesions; expanded figure legends that identify clinically relevant anatomical relationships; an improved, expanded index; and modified text and figure legends to comply with Terminologia Anatomica. A companion Website will offer bonus USMLE-style questions.
First Aid is the world's best-selling medical exam preparation series More than 17,000 US medical students take the exam each year and another 12,000 International Medical Students are eligible Exam is generally given in June but can be taken at any time More than 900 must-know facts and mnemonics 24-page color insert that includes x-rays, clinical photographs and pathology slides assists in image recognition and analysis 100+ Clinical Vignettes Includes the famous First Aid Book Ratings which features hundreds of medical test prep resources rated by students Valuable test-taking strategies