Medical Sciences by Jade ChowMedical Sciences by Jade Chow

Medical Sciences

EditorJade Chow, John Patterson

Paperback | April 15, 2012

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Oxford Assess and Progress is a new and unique revision resource for medical students. Written and edited by subject and assessment experts the series provides a wealt of popular assessment questions and extra features to be truly fit for purpose and assessment success! Medical students will benefit from a comprehensive selection of Single Best Answer questions and Extended Matching Questions designed to test understanding and application of core medical science topics. Well illustrated, many assessment items are image based to prepare students for such examquestions. Chapter introductions provide a helpful quick overview of each topic. Ideal companions to the best-selling Oxford Handbooks, these excellent self-assessment guides can also be used entirely independently. Oxford Assess and Progress: Medical Sciences doesn't simply reveal the correct or wrong answer. Readers are directed to further revision material via detailedfeedback on why the correct answer is best, and references to the Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences and resources such as medical science textbooks. Each question is rated out of four possible levels of difficulty, from medical student to junior doctor. Carefully compiled and reviewed to ensure quality, students can rely on the Oxford Assess and Progress series to prepare for their exams.
Dr Jade Chow is the Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education, St George's, University of London and Chair of the Undergraduate Medical and Bioscience Committee. She is responsible for the three MBBS courses at SGUL, Biomedical Science, Intercalated BSc and Biomedical Informatics courses. Jade has extensive experience and expertise in ...
Title:Medical SciencesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:480 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.63 inPublished:April 15, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199605076

ISBN - 13:9780199605071

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Table of Contents

Section 1: Cells, tissues and molecules1. Cellular structure and function2. Cellular metabolism3. Molecular and medical genetics4. Nerve and muscle5. Growth of tissues and organs6. Techniques of medical sciencesSection 2: The biomedical systems7. Musculoskeletal system8. Respiratory and cardiovascular systems9. Urinary system10. Digestive system11. Endocrine organs12. Reproduction and development13. Head, neck and neuroscience14. Infection and immunitySection 3: Medical sciences in clinical reasoning15. Clinical application of medical sciences

Editorial Reviews

"I am a convert to this revision tool which uniquely has its assessments pitched at graded levels of rigour to meet the needs of medical students and junior doctors alike. The balance of clinical and medical sciences in the clinical sceanrio lead-ins and the answer feedbacks makes for aninvaluable learning resource." --Dr Roger Searle, Director of Anatomy and Clinical Skills, The Medical School, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK