CASE FILES®: SURGERY

Author: Eugene Toy, MD, Terrence Liu, MD, Andre Campbell, MD, FACS
Affiliation: Methodist Hospital, Houston & University of Texas Medical School; Houston, TX
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Publication Date: 2009
ISBN 10: 0071598979
ISBN 13: 9780071598972
Edition: 3rd

Description:

Real-life cases for the surgery clerkship and shelf-exam You need exposure to high-yield cases to excel on the surgery clerkship and the shelf-exam. Case Files: Surgery presents 55 real-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in surgery. Each case includes a complete discussion, clinical pearls, references, definitions of key terms, and USMLE-style review questions. With this system, you'll learn in the context of real patients, rather then merely memorize facts. 55 high-yield general surgery cases, each with USMLE-style questions Clinical pearls highlight key concepts. Primer on how to approach clinical problems and think like a doctor. Proven learning system maximes shelf-exam scores.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • Notice
  • DEDICATION
  • CONTRIBUTORS
  • PREFACE
  • ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
  • INTRODUCTION

How to Approach Clinical Problems

  • Part 1. Approach to the Patient
  • Part 2. Approach to Clinical Problem Solving
  • Part 3. Approach to Reading
  • Summary
  • REFERENCES

Clinical Cases

  • Case 1
  • Case 2
  • Case 3
  • Case 4
  • Case 5
  • Case 6
  • Case 7
  • Case 8
  • Case 9
  • Case 10
  • Case 11
  • Case 12
  • Case 13
  • Case 14
  • Case 15
  • Case 16
  • Case 17
  • Case 18
  • Case 19
  • Case 20
  • Case 21
  • Case 22
  • Case 23
  • Case 24
  • Case 25
  • Case 26
  • Case 27
  • Case 28
  • Case 29
  • Case 30
  • Case 31
  • Case 32
  • Case 33
  • Case 34
  • Case 35
  • Case 36
  • Case 37
  • Case 38
  • Case 39
  • Case 40
  • Case 41
  • Case 42
  • Case 43
  • Case 44
  • Case 45
  • Case 46
  • Case 47
  • Case 48
  • Case 49
  • Case 50
  • Case 51
  • Case 52
  • Case 53
  • Case 54
  • Case 55
  • Case 56

Listing of Cases

  • Listing by Case Number
  • Listing by Disorder (Alphabetical)