First Aid for the Internal Medicine Boards, 3rd Edition by Cindy LaiFirst Aid for the Internal Medicine Boards, 3rd Edition by Cindy Lai

First Aid for the Internal Medicine Boards, 3rd Edition

byCindy Lai, Tom Baudendistel, Peter Chin-Hong

Paperback | May 31, 2011

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The insider's guide to acing the internal medicine boards written by physicians who passed

Apply the proven First Aid formula for exam success!

New FULL-COLOR design!

"I wish I had this book when I was studying for my boards. It is well worth the price for both study for the boards and for a quick reference." -- Doody's Review Service (reviewing a previous edition)

Perfect for last minute review as well as recertification, First Aid for the Internal Medicine Boards delivers the high-yield information, mnemonics, and visual aids need for exam success. The third edition is distinguished by a new full-color presentation, new integrated mini-cases that put clinical information in context, more algorithms and tables comparing and contrasting diseases and disorders with similar presentations, and valuable clinical pearls. All content is based on the most recently adminstered in-service and board exams so you know you are studying the most relevant, up-to-date material possible.

  • A complete one-stop review of the most frequently tested topics
  • NEW full-color design
  • NEW integrated mini-cases prepare you for what you will see on exam day
  • Insider tips and study strategies for outstanding performance
  • Hundreds of high-yield tables, diagrams, and illustrations
  • Key Facts in the margin notes reinforce must-know information
  • Mnemonics make learning and memorization fast, fun, and easy
  • Great as a refresher for recertification
Tao Le, MD, MHS, is Editor-in-Chief of the USMLE First Aid series. He earned his medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco in 1996 and completed his residency training in internal medicine at Yale University and his allergy and immunology fellowship training at Johns Hopkins University. At Yale, he was a regular g...
Title:First Aid for the Internal Medicine Boards, 3rd EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:816 pages, 10.9 × 8.5 × 1.9 inPublished:May 31, 2011Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071713018

ISBN - 13:9780071713016

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Table of Contents

Authors and Senior Reviewers; Preface; Acknowledgments; How to Contribute; Chapter 1. Allergy and Immunology; Chapter 2. Ambulatory Medicine; Chapter 3. Cardiovascular Medicine; Chapter 4. Critical Care; Chapter 5. Dermatology; Chapter 6. Endocrinology; Chapter 7. Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Chapter 8. Geriatrics; Chapter 9. Hematology; Chapter 10. Hospital Medicine; Chapter 11. Infectious Diseases; Chapter 12. Nephrology; Chapter 13. Neurology; Chapter 14. Oncology; Chapter 15. Psychiatry; Chapter 16. Pulmonary Medicine; Chapter 17. Rheumatology; Chapter 18. Women's Health; Appendix: Abbreviations and Symbols; Index