2nd Edition

Complete OSCE Skills for Medical and Surgical Finals

ISBN 9781498750202
Published July 10, 2018 by CRC Press
348 Pages 110 B/W Illustrations

USD $36.95

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Book Description

The Objective Structured Clinical Examination or OSCE for short is a familiar and often daunting experience for medical students. This book provides the essential information needed to tackle OSCE stations competently and with confidence. Over 150 topics are covered at the perfect level of detail for candidates preparing for final exams. Using bulleted checklists and a succinct writing style, the authors cover the most important points to remember about the key conditions that students are likely to encounter during OSCEs, all in a brief 2 to 4 pages per condition.

Table of Contents

  1. History
  2. Catherine Bennett

  3. Examination: Cardiovascular
  4. Kate Tatham and Kinesh Patel

  5. Examination: Respiratory
  6. Kate Tatham and Kinesh Patel

  7. Examination: Abdominal
  8. Kate Tatham and Kinesh Patel

  9. Examination: Neurological
  10. Kate Tatham and Kinesh Patel

  11. Examination: Musculoskeletal
  12. Kate Tatham and Kinesh Patel

  13. Examination: Surgical
  14. Paolo Sorelli

  15. Examination: Endocrine
  16. Kate Tatham and Kinesh Patel

  17. Examination: Dermatological
  18. Kate Tatham and Kinesh Patel

  19. Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  20. Rebecca Evans-Jones

  21. Genitourinary Medicine
  22. Catherine Bennett

  23. Paediatrics
  24. Sarita Depani

  25. Procedures
  26. Heidi Artis and James Waller

  27. Emergencies
  28. Heidi Artis and James Waller

  29. Interpretation of Data
  30. Lucy Hicks

  31. Communication Skills

Heidi Artis and James Waller

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Kate Tatham BSc (Hons) MBBS MRCP FRCA PhD FFICM is Specialty Registrar in Anaesthetics and Intensive Care, Imperial School of Anaesthesia; Clinical Lecturer, Section of Anaesthetics, Pain Medicine and Intensive Care, Imperial College, London, UK

Kinesh Patel BA (Hons) MBBS MRCP MD is Consultant Gastroenterologist, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK