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MRCEM Part C: 125 OSCE Stations

Second Edition
Author: Kiran Somani,Nitin Jain
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 1909836443
Category: Medical
Page: 496
View: 7278
MRCEM Part C: 125 OSCE Stations, Second Edition mirrors the exam syllabus and each of the OSCE stations is not only mapped to the relevant curriculum code(s) but also features a pie chart that highlights the competencies being tested. The stations follow a broadly consistent structure (introduction, scenario, mark sheet and instructions to actor) designed to allow candidates to work through each exam station under exam conditions, either individually or in a group.

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MCEM Part C: 110 OSCE Stations

Author: Kiran Somani,Nitin Jain,Nick Jenkins
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 1907816666
Category: Medical
Page: 434
View: 6180
MCEM Part C: 110 OSCE Stations offers a complete and practical skills guide for trainees preparing for the MCEM OSCE exam. Presented in a clear layout, chapters are mapped to the exam circuit to provide structured revision in all the syllabus topics. Featuring a wealth of practice stations, this book provides the essential clinical knowledge and practical skills necessary to succeed in the MCEM Part C OSCE exam. 110 practice stations, reflecting the breadth of skills and topics tested in the actual exam Provides concise summaries of all the stations examined, including history taking, communication skills and procedures Addresses every aspect of the exam, including the circuit, content and marking Highly illustrated to improve understanding of key concepts

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Mastering Emergency Medicine

A Practical Guide
Author: Chetan Trivedy,Matthew Hall,Andrew Parfitt
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1466583657
Category: Medical
Page: 504
View: 7079
Mastering Emergency Medicine is a concise, revision-focused textbook that covers everything that candidates need to know in order to pass the College of Emergency Medicine's (CEM) membership examination (MCEM) to enter training, and to the pass fellowship examination (FCEM) to complete the Certificate of Specialist Training. With over 100 OSCE scenarios designed to stimulate everyday emergency department clinical encounters, Mastering Emergency Medicine covers all the key areas of the CEM syllabus, including: clinical examinations and practical skills, communication skills, teaching and management. This book takes a practical approach to the subject - core facts are presented and common scenarios are explored using an OSCE style, as used in the Part C MCEM and the FCEM examinations - which makes it an invaluable blueprint for management of cases. Closely linked to the current CEM syllabus, each chapter comprises three parts: Core topics that supplement revision for Part A and B. Clinical scenarios, including data and relevant practical skills that can be used to prepare for Parts B and C. Mock 'Scoring Scenarios' that give specific guidance on how to perform in OSCEs. Mastering Emergency Medicine is a highly detailed revision guide for the OSCE examinations and an essential study guide for all those who are preparing for the MCEM or FCEM examinations. It will also be useful to those who are wishing to pursue a career in Acute Medicine.

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Self-Assessment for the MCEM

Author: Rebecca Thorpe,Simon Chapman,Jules Blackham
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 019871758X
Category: Medical
Page: 234
View: 1545
Specifically designed for the MCEM Part C, this book contains 100 questions to help candidates prepare for this OSCE examination. All questions and answers are mapped directly to the College of Emergency Medicine syllabus and contain detailed information that allows candidates to appreciate the format and requirements of each OSCE. Each question features instructions to candidate, actor, and examiner, so candidates can practise in groups and recreate OSCE stations. MCEM-style marking sheets ensure that candidates have a good understanding of the standard that is required by the College. Written by a team with many years of experience of running mock OSCE exams for trainees, this book will give candidates a realistic and comprehensive preparation for the MCEM Part C.

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Get Through MCEM Part B: Data Interpretation Questions

Author: Matthew Hall,Sam Thanabadu,Chetan Trivedy
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1853158771
Category: Medical
Page: 352
View: 4688
The only book dedicated to the College of Emergency Medicine's Membership examination, this book contains numerous questions and answers, together with data sets and clinical examples to help prepare candidates taking part B of this and other higher examinations in emergency medicine. All trainees wishing to pursue a career in Emergency Medicine have to have to pass the College of Emergency Medicine's own membership examination (MCEM) to enter training and pass the Fellowship examination (FCEM) to complete their Certificate of Specialist Training (CST). This book is a study guide which can be used in conjunction with standard emergency medicine texts. It follows the MCEM syllabus exactly and each chapter has three key parts: core facts which supplements revision for parts A and B, clinical scenarios, including data, which can be used to prepare for part B, and sample answers for questions. This book prepares candidates for examination success in part B, the data interpretation part of the MCEM examination. The authors are doctors all dedicated to the acute or emergency setting and who have collated extensive material to help in candidates' preparation for the MCEM examination. They have run a successful revision course for candidates taking the examination.

Revision Notes for the FRCEM Intermediate SAQ Paper

Author: Clara Oliver
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198786875
Page: 720
View: 6445
This is the only revision guide you will need to pass the FRCEM Intermediate examination. A new edition of the popular and successful Revision Notes for the MCEM Part B, this guide is mapped directly to the new FRCEM Intermediate syllabus. The book is tailored to match all areas on which you may be tested, allowing candidates to revise accurately and efficiently for this challenging exam. To ensure effective revision, information is presented in concise notes and bullet points with visually memorable tools, such as tables and diagrams. Each chapter contains high-quality example SAQs so candidates can practice their exam technique, and 'key points' and 'exam tips' boxes to highlight the most important information. Drawing on the authors' experience and expertise, Revision Notes for the FRCEM Intermediate SAQ paper is a trustworthy revision guide for this difficult and clinically focused examination, as well as a useful reference guide for practicing emergency medical doctors.

Revision Notes for the FRCEM Primary

Author: Mark Harrison
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198765878
Page: 608
View: 6576
Everything you need to pass FRCEM Primary is in this book. Based on the popular and successful Revision Notes for the MCEM Part A this new edition is mapped against the new FRCEM Primary syllabus. Addressing the basic sciences as they apply to Emergency Medicine and recent exam topics such as clinical trials and statistics, all components of the exams are covered. Written in a revision notes style, lists, bullets points and tables help candidates to absorb information and revise efficiently. This new edition includes more anatomy illustrations to bring the text to life and aid understanding. The author, a successful FCEM candidate and Consultant in Emergency Medicine, brings his considerable experience to this text. Complete, refreshed and improved, Revision Notes for the FRCEM Primary is the ideal companion for all FRCEM candidates.

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Textbook of Adult Emergency Medicine

Author: Peter Cameron,George Jelinek,Anne-Maree Kelly,Anthony F. T. Brown,Mark Little
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702054380
Category: Medical
Page: 1036
View: 3040
Now fully revised and updated, Textbook of Adult Emergency Medicine provides clear and consistent coverage of this rapidly evolving specialty. Building on the success of previous editions, it covers all the major topics that present to the trainee doctor in the emergency department. It will also prove invaluable to the range of other professionals working in this setting - including nurse specialists and paramedics - who require concise, highly practical guidance, incorporating latest best practices and current guidelines. For the first time, this edition now comes with access to addtional ancillary meterial, including practical procdure videos and self-assessment material. Updates throughout reflect latest practice developments, curricula requirements and essential guidelines Key point boxes highlight topic ‘essentials’ as well as controversial areas of treatment An expanded list of leading international contributors ensures comprehensive coverage and maximizes worldwide relevance New and enhanced coverage of important and topical areas - including latest imaging in emergency medicine; organ donation; massive transfusion protocols; medico legal issues; patient safety and quality measures All new accompanying electronic ancillariy material, including procedure videos and self-assessment materials to check your understanding and aid exam preparation Expansion of administration section - especially patient safety New and enhanced coverage of important and topical areas - including latest imaging in emergency medicine; organ donation; massive transfusion protocols; medico legal issues; patient safety and quality measures All new accompanying electronic ancillary materials - including practical procedures videos and self-assessment materials

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The FCEM Notebook

Revision notes and clinical resource for emergency physicians
Author: Joanna Rowlinson
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1482224879
Category: Medical
Page: 174
View: 5903
The FCEM Notebook: Revision Notes and Clinical Resource for Emergency Physicians is the essential guide to passing the Fellowship of the College of Emergency Medicine (FCEM) examination. The book contains short questions related to the FCEM curriculum along with succinct answers to allow candidates to test their knowledge. Also included are current relevant national guidelines, references, and suggested resources for further personal reading. A reader-friendly format allows for rapid revision and instant access to key information. The book is a useful resource to emergency physicians, emergency nurse practitioners, trainee nurse consultants, MCEM candidates, foundation years doctors, and medical students working in emergency medicine. This portable, practical book is an essential revision guide for all those studying for the MCEM and FCEM examinations.

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FRCOphth Part 1: 400 SBAs and CRQs

Author: Nikki Hall,Robert Peden
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 1909836362
Category: Medical
Page: 200
View: 2233
FRCOphth Part 1: 400 SBAs and CRQs offers a wealth of practice questions for candidates preparing to sit the FRCOphth Part 1 exam. With so few revision resources available, this book will be an invaluable tool for candidates requiring comprehensive practice material for successful exam preparation. Organised into 3 complete exam papers, all the questions feature corresponding answers that reinforce key concepts and enable candidates to gain a thorough understanding of the subject. Topics in exam papers 1 and 2 are arranged in line with the FRCOphth syllabus, while exam paper 3 is presented as an unstructured mock exam to replicate the experience of sitting the exam. Covering the full breadth of the syllabus, FRCOphth Part 1 400 SBAs and CRQs provides the definitive revision guide to maximise chances of exam success. 360 SBAs and 40 CRQs (Constructed Response Questions) arranged as three exam papers, providing a large number of questions for exam revision Chapters 1 and 2 are exam papers, structured according to the FRCOphth syllabus to allow organised, progressive revision Chapter 3 is structured as a standard mock exam allowing candidates to practice under exam conditions Answers feature detailed explanations to consolidate knowledge

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OSCE in Orthopedics

Author: S Kumaravel
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 9386322137
Category: Medical
Page: 230
View: 1084
This book provides practical revision for trainees in orthopaedics preparing for OSCE examinations. Beginning with an explanation of the basics of OSCE exams, the following sections present more than 400 clinical cases detailing clinical history, diagnostic investigations, operative photographs and more. Answers are provided in two forms – from the perspective of a previous candidate, and the structure expected by examiners. Cases are presented in exam format, with different problems and different types of questions combined together, to help students in their preparation. The text is further enhanced by nearly 500 clinical photographs and illustrations. Key Points Practical revision aid for orthopaedics trainees preparing for OSCE exams Presents 400 clinical cases covering different problems and types of questions Each case provides two answers – one from a previous candidate, the other as expected by examiners Includes nearly 500 clinical photographs and illustrations

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Challenging Concepts in Emergency Medicine

Cases with Expert Commentary
Author: Sam Thenabadu,Fleur Cantle,Chris Lacy
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191066052
Category: Medical
Page: 320
View: 9278
Providing the inside track on how the experts approach and deal with real-world clinical scenarios, Challenging Concepts in Emergency Medicine selects specific challenging cases that are encountered in everyday clinical practice but do not have simple answers. A case-based guide to challenging areas in emergency medicine, this book covers the core and sub-specialty areas, in particular the often grey areas of intensive care and paediatric emergency medicine. Complex cases are comprehensively examined from a multidisciplinary perspective with detailed consideration given to management options and the contemporary evidence base behind these decisions. An effective revision aid for MCEM and FCEM and a reference during workplace-based assessments, Challenging Concepts in Emergency Medicine highlights critical information through the use of boxed features: 'Learning points', 'Clinical tips', 'Evidence base', and 'Future advances'. Each chapter has been reviewed by a national or international expert in the field and they have provided an 'Expert commentary', giving a unique insight into how today's opinion leaders confront and deal with the very same management challenges that all clinicians can potentially face on a daily basis. Containing summaries of current national and international guidelines, this book is ideal for continuing medical education and revalidation as well as for trainees preparing for examinations.

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Adult Emergency Medicine

Self-Assessment Color Review
Author: John F. O'Brien
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1840761784
Category: Medical
Page: 256
View: 5387
This new volume in the established and well-respected series of Self-Assessment Color Reviews covers all aspects of adult emergency medicine. Some 250 cases are presented randomly to reflect real-life practice. Each case consists of one or more questions, illustrated by stimulating visual material including clinical photographs, imaging and electrocardiograms. Answers and full discussion then follow covering differential and definitive diagnoses, management and subtle insights to provide optimal care and prevent complications. The book appeals to a wide readership, ranging from trainees to practitioners in emergency medicine or primary care, for examination revision and continuing education.

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Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department

Author: Amal Mattu,Arjun S. Chanmugam,Stuart P. Swadron,Dale Woolridge,Michael Winters
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1496380312
Category: Medical
Page: 1080
View: 2802
In a conversational, easy-to-read style, Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department, 2nd Edition, discusses 365 errors commonly made in the practice of emergency medicine and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these pitfalls. Chapters are brief, approachable, and evidence-based, suitable for reading immediately before the start of a rotation, used for quick reference on call, or read daily over the course of one year for personal assessment and review.

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Management Essentials for Doctors

Author: Rory Shaw,Vino Ramachandra,Nuala Lucas,Neville Robinson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521176794
Category: Medical
Page: 197
View: 6551
The only available compendium of management topics, written by practising doctors for doctors of all grades and all specialties.

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Paediatric Emergency Medicine

Self-Assessment Colour Review
Author: Patricia O. Brennan,Janet G. Yassa,Stephen Ludwig
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1874545464
Category: Medical
Page: 192
View: 1133
The international team of authors and editors have provided over 200 clinical cases covering congenital and acquired conditions affecting all body systems in infants and children, and which present as emergencies. Topics include allergy, abuse, burns, fractures and other trauma, feeding problems, foreign bodies, genetic disorders, infections, poisoning, haematology, oncology, and much more. Cases appear in random order, reflecting practice in emergency medicine and surgery, and reinforce skills in investigation, diagnosis and treatment. Indispensable for paediatricians in training and for all doctors and other health professionals dealing with emergencies involving children.

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The Art and Craft of Handmade Books

Author: Shereen LaPlantz
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486813339
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
View: 4569
Innovative approach to bookbinding explains techniques that elevate handmade books into extraordinary artworks. Simple, well-illustrated directions explain how to make pop-up panels, pages that "explode" from the spine, slipcases, and more.

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Clinical Cases and OSCEs in Surgery E-Book

Author: Manoj Ramachandran,Marc A Gladman
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702048275
Category: Medical
Page: 272
View: 759
This book of over 140 cases is designed for candidates preparing for all surgical examinations, whether at undergraduate, postgraduate or exit examination level. It will demystify and simplify the clinical assessment of surgical cases and provides invaluable advice on how to achieve success. The text includes top tips, acronyms and up-to-date summaries of current practice based on the authors’ personal experience of surgical examinations. Cases are graded in terms of likely appearance in the examinations. Top tips emphasize specific subjects which cause confusion. The text provides advice on the most appropriate time to finish an examination. Examples of the common procedures and props that come up in the skill-based examination format are included. This fully revised Second Edition is now in colour and includes photographs of key manoeuvres performed during specific surgical examination routines Includes a new section on communication skills A new co-author in academic surgery joins the project.

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Manual of Practical Medicine

Author: R Alagappan
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 9351523160
Category: Medical
Page: 1016
View: 369
Fully revised, fifth edition providing recent advances in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases. Organised anatomically with nearly 1000 images, illustrations and tables. Previous edition published in 2010.

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Macleod's Clinical OSCEs

Author: Paul A. O'Neill,Alexandra Evans,Tim Pattison,Meriel Tolhurst-Cleaver,Serena Tolhurst-Cleaver
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702054828
Category: Medical
Page: 340
View: 6127
This new book for medical students contains over 60 of the most commonly encountered OSCE stations in medicine and surgery. The OSCEs are arranged according to type of skill; for example history-taking, ethics and communication, physical examination. This is an accessible book for students under pressure who are revising for a clinical OSCE. It provides simple advice, tips about preparation, and will be easily understood. It provides sample OSCE station questions and simulated patient scripts (with answers) for practice at home. Provides sample OSCE station questions and simulated patient scripts (with answers) for practice at home. Will give an insight into how to ‘Get inside the examiners head’ to help the student do better in the OSCE station. Highlights ‘red flag’ situations and explains the underlying importance of these topics. Includes advice both on how to excel and on common errors at each OSCE station. Several of the OSCE stations give details of how more advanced students would be expected to perform at higher levels. Includes online access to sample marking sheets.