This book presents 50 clinical cases emphasizing the basic science aspects of physiology, traditionally one of the most difficult basic science subjects. Each case includes an extended discussion (including definitions and a pathophysiology discussion), key points, and 3-5 USMLE-style comprehension questions.
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REAL-LIFE CLINICAL CASES for the Basic Sciences and USMLE Step 1
Clinical correlations are increasingly emphasized in the teaching of basic medical science. Students, therefore, need exposure to clinical cases to pass course exams and ace the USMLE Step 1. This book presents 51 real-life clinical cases illustrating essential concepts in physiology. Each case includes an easy to understand discussion correlated to key basic science concepts, definitions of key terms, physiology pearls, and USMLE-style review questions. This interactive learning system helps you to learn instead of memorize.
• 51 clinical cases correlated to high-yield physiology concepts
• Physiology Pearls highlight key points
• USMLE-style comprehension questions with each case
• Primer on how to approach the basic sciences
• Proven learning system improves exam scores
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About the Author:
Eugene C. Toy, MD is a dual certified family physician and ob/gyn and is Academic Chief and Program Director for the Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas. He also oversees the ob/gyn clerkship at Christus-St. Joseph Hospital and is actively involved in teaching medical students. Assistant Course Director & Clerkship Director Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology University of Texas—Houston Medical School Director of Ultrasound Christus St. Joseph Ob/Gyn Residency Program Houston, TX
Norman W. Weisbrodt, PhD, is Professor and Interim Chairman of the Department of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology at The University of Texas–Houston Medical School in Houston, Texas.
William P. Dubinsky, Jr., PhD is a Professor in the Department of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology at The University of Texas—Houston Medical School in Houston, Texas.
Dr. Terry Walters is Professor of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology at the University of Texas--Houston Medical School in Houston, Texas.
Konrad P. Harms, MD is Associate Program Director and Director of Academic Development for the Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program at The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas.
Dr. Roger O'Neil is Professor, Department of Integrative Biology & Pharmacology at The University of Texas--Houston Medical School in Houston, Texas.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Medical, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0071445757
Book Description McGraw-Hill Medical, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0071445757
Book Description McGraw-Hill Medical, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-003-75-8848008