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Get ahead! Surgery: 100 EMQs for Finals

2nd Edition

By James Wigley, Saran Shantikumar

CRC Press

263 pages

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Fully updated, this new edition of the successful Get ahead! SURGERY 100 EMQs for Finals provides invaluable revision for all medical students preparing for their final examinations. Co-written by Saran Shantikumar, series editor for the Get ahead! series, this book covers the entire syllabus in a clear and comprehensive style, building on the strengths of the first edition to provide reliable and effective revision practice to help achieve success in final exams.

The second edition has been completely updated according to current curriculum, and the questions are written in a style similar to the Medical Schools Council Assessment Alliance (MSCAA) bank. Get ahead! SURGERY 100 EMQs for Finals is a helpful resource for medical students preparing for their exams.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Get ahead!

Practice Paper 1: Questions

Theme 1: Investigation of Abdominal Pain

Theme 2: Burns

Theme 3: Back Pain

Theme 4: Intestinal Obstruction

Theme 5: Ulcers

Theme 6: Management of Hernias

Theme 7: Diagnosis of Breast Disease

Theme 8: Management of Testicular Conditions

Theme 9: Hypersensitivity Reactions

Theme 10: Neck Lumps

Theme 11: Classification of Jaundice

Theme 12: Shoulder Disorders

Theme 13: Thyroid Disease

Theme 14: Diagnosis of Chest Trauma

Theme 15: Abdominal Incisions

Theme 16: Groin Lumps

Theme 17: Management of Venous Disease

Practice Paper 1: Answers

Practice Paper 2: Questions

Theme 1: Haematuria

Theme 2: Arterial Blood Gases

Theme 3: Lower Limb Nerve Lesions

Theme 4: Investigation of Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Theme 5: Diagnosis of Breast Disease

Theme 6: Local Anaesthetic Agents

Theme 7: Diagnosis of Jaundice

Theme 8: Thyroid Disease

Theme 9: Management of Skin Conditions

Theme 10: Neck Lumps

Theme 11: Paediatric Orthopaedic Conditions

Theme 12: Gastrointestinal Polyps

Theme 13: Femoral Neck Fractures

Theme 14: Diagnosis of Groin Lumps

Theme 15: Classification of Hernias

Theme 16: Investigation of Vascular Disease

Practice Paper 2: Answers

Practice Paper 3: Questions

Theme 1: Upper Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage

Theme 2: Airway Management

Theme 3: Pancreatic Tumours

Theme 4: Endocrine Disorders

Theme 5: Management of Abdominal Pain

Theme 6: Skin Lesions

Theme 7: Conditions of the Nose

Theme 8: Paediatric Orthopaedic Conditions

Theme 9: Management of Prostate Disease

Theme 10: Statistics

Theme 11: Knee Injuries

Theme 12: Management of Anorectal Conditions

Theme 13: Upper Limb Nerve Lesions

Theme 14: Anatomy of Hernias

Theme 15: Management of Common Fractures

Theme 16: Diagnosis of Vascular Disease

Practice Paper 3: Answers

Practice Paper 4: Questions

Theme 1: Diagnosis of Dysphagia

Theme 2: Shock

Theme 3: Management of Chest Trauma

Theme 4: Diagnosis of Abdominal Pain

Theme 5: Hand Disorders

Theme 6: Diagnosis of Biliary Tract Disease

Theme 7: Investigation of Urological Disease

Theme 8: Lower Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage

Theme 9: Tumour Markers

Theme 10: Investigation of Breast Disease

Theme 11: Penile Conditions

Theme 12: Cutaneous Malignancies

Theme 13: Management of Endocrine Disease

Theme 14: Eye Disease

Theme 15: Preoperative Morbidity

Theme 16: Bone Tumours

Theme 17: Management of Arterial Disease

Practice Paper 4: Answers

Practice Paper 5: Questions

Theme 1: Glasgow Coma Scale

Theme 2: Diagnosis of Hernias

Theme 3: Management of Urological Disease

Theme 4: Diagnosis of Hepatomegaly

Theme 5: Diagnosis of the Swollen Limb

Theme 6: Eponymous Fractures and Classifications

Theme 7: Investigation of Abdominal Pain

Theme 8: Nipple Discharge

Theme 9: Skin Lesions

Theme 10: Diagnosis of Anorectal Disease

Theme 11: Intravenous Fluids

Theme 12: Management of Paediatric Surgical Conditions

Theme 13: Ear Disease

Theme 14: Knee Conditions

Theme 15: Diagnosis of Vascular Disease

Theme 16: Investigation of Dysphagia

Theme 17: Upper Limb Nerve Lesions

Practice Paper 5: Answers

Practice Paper 6: Questions

Theme 1: Diagnosis of Hernias

Theme 2: Spinal Cord Lesions

Theme 3: Management of Biliary Tract Disease

Theme 4: Ulcers

Theme 5: Consent

Theme 6: Colorectal Operations

Theme 7: Management of Breast Cancer

Theme 8: Tumour Staging Systems

Theme 9: Investigation of Endocrine Disease

Theme 10: Diagnosis of Dysphagia

Theme 11: Management of Urinary Retention

Theme 12: Diagnosis of Paediatric Surgical Conditions

Theme 13: Diagnosis of Foot Disorders

Theme 14: Diagnosis of Abdominal Pain

Theme 15: Management of Head Injury

Theme 16: Urological Conditions

Theme 17: Management of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

Practice Paper 6: Answers

About the Authors

James Wigley,MBBS, BSc, MRCS, AFHEA, University Hospital Southampton, UK

Saran Shantikumar, MRCS, British Heart Foundation Fellow, Bristol Heart Institute, UK

About the Series

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Surgery / General