First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Clerkship, Third Edition by Latha GantiFirst Aid for the Emergency Medicine Clerkship, Third Edition by Latha Ganti

First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Clerkship, Third Edition

byLatha Ganti, Matthew S. Kaufman

Paperback | May 24, 2011

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The emergency medicine clerkship survival guide in the super-effective First Aid format

Written by students who just completed their clerkship

First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Clerkship is a comprehensive high-yield review based on the clerkship's core competencies. Written by students who just completed their clerkship and reviewed by faculty to ensure relevance and accuracy, the book covers everything students must know to do well in the ED and ace the emergency medicine shelf exam. New features include mini-cases integrated throughout to give a clinical "face" to disease discussions and 8 pages of full color images.

Features

  • Hundreds of frequently tested high-yield facts from emergency medicine in-service exams, shelf exams, and the USMLE Step 2 give you the edge on exam day
  • Mnemonics, diagrams, and illustrations help you recall must-know concepts
  • Insider tips for outstanding performance from students who excelled
  • Ward Tips arm you with answers to common "pimp" questions
  • Classifieds direct you to high-yield websites, scholarships, and extracurricular activities and publishing opportunities
  • Typical Scenario and Exam Tip study boxes prepare you for exam questions
  • NEW mini-cases highlight classic patient presentations and frequently tested cases

    The content you need to excel on the clerkship:
    Section I: How to Succeed in the EM Clerkship; Section II: High-Yield Facts; Resuscitation; Diagnostics; Trauma; Neurologic Emergencies; Head and Neck Emergencies; Respiratory Emergencies; Cardiovascular Emergencies; GI Emergencies; Renal and GU Emergencies; Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies; Gynecologic Emergencies; OB Emergencies; Musculoskeletal Emergencies; Endocrine Emergencies; Dermatologic Emergencies; Procedures; Emergency Toxicology; Environmental Emergencies; Ethics, Medico-legal Issues, and EBM; Section III: Classified

  • Author Profiles Latha G. Stead, MD, MS, FACEP is Chief, Division of Clinical Research and Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine at Gainesville. She is also Adjunct Professor of Emergency Medicine at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine (Rochester, MN) and serves as Editor-in-Chief of Internati...
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    Title:First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Clerkship, Third EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:528 pages, 10.7 × 8.6 × 0.9 inPublished:May 24, 2011Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

    The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

    ISBN - 10:0071739068

    ISBN - 13:9780071739061

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    Table of Contents

    Section I: How to Succeed in the EM Clerkship; Section II: High-Yield Facts; Chapter 1. Resuscitation; Chapter 2. Diagnostics; Chapter 3. Trauma;Chapter 4. Neurologic Emergencies; Chapter 5. Head and Neck Emergencies; Chapter 6. Respiratory Emergencies; Chapter 7. Cardiovascular Emergencies;Chapter 8. Gastrointestinal Emergencies; Chapter 9. Renal and Genitourinary Emergencies;Chapter 10. Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies; Chapter 11. Gynecologic Emergencies;Chapter 12. Obstetric Emergencies; Chapter 13. Musculoskeletal Emergencies; Chapter 14. Endocrine Emergencies;Chapter 15. Dermatologic Emergencies; Chapter 16. Procedures;Chapter 17. Emergency Toxicology; Chapter 18. Environmental Emergencies; Chapter 19. Ethics, Medicolegal Issues, and Evidence-Based Medicine; Section III: ClassifiedHigh-Yield Images