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100 Cases in Paediatrics, Second Edition

Ronny Cheung, Aubrey Cunnington, Simon Drysdale, Joseph Raine, Joanna Walker
February 24, 2017

The new edition of this best-selling title from the popular 100 cases series explores common paediatric scenarios that will be encountered by the medical student and junior doctor during practical training on the ward, in the emergency department, in outpatient clinics and in the community, and...

Prevention is Better than Cure: Learning from Adverse Events in Healthcare

Ian Leistikow
February 22, 2017

Adverse events occur in healthcare with worrying and surprising frequency and, of these, a substantial portion are preventable. This highly-readable book, translated and update from the original Dutch edition, presents 15 model case studies which have been carefully designed to explore common...

Surgeon, Heal Thyself: Optimising Surgical Performance by Managing Stress

Uttam Shiralkar
February 21, 2017

Surgeons start their career in the expectation that it will bring personal satisfaction through an unparalleled sense of achievement and professional growth. Nonetheless, a career in surgery carries with it serious challenges: surgical training is rigorous, both emotionally and physically, and...

Critical Appraisal from Papers to Patient: A Practical Guide

Duncan Bootland, Evan Coughlan, Robert Galloway, Stephanie Goubet, Emily McWhirter
February 02, 2017

Having an understanding of critical appraisal and evidence-based medicine is a prerequisite to being an effective clinician.  However, critical appraisal is often taught by people not involved in day-to-day clinical care, meaning the clinical relevance is not always brought to the fore. This book...

Get Ahead! Basic Sciences: 500 SBAs

Priya Jeevananthan, Anna Kowalewski
January 27, 2017

Ideal for medical students studying basic sciences, Get ahead! Basic Sciences: 500 SBAs covers anatomy, physiology, pharmacology and biochemistry, including clinical-based themes. Questions are accompanied by explanations to guide further review, making this, along with the companion EMQ volume, an...

Get Ahead! Basic Sciences: 100 EMQs

Anna Kowalewski, Priya Jeevananthan
January 27, 2017

Ideal for medical students studying basic sciences, Get ahead! Basic Sciences: 100 EMQs covers anatomy, physiology, pharmacology and biochemistry, including clinical-based themes. Questions are accompanied by explanations to guide further review, making this, along with the companion SBA volume, an...

Get Through MRCPsych Paper A: Mock Examination Papers, Two Volume Set

Melvyn W. B. Zhang, Cyrus S.H. Ho, Roger Ho, Ian H. Treasaden, Basant Puri
January 15, 2017

The MRCPsych examinations, conducted by the Royal College of Psychiatrists, are perhaps the most important exams for any psychiatric trainee to achieve specialist accreditation. Written by authors with previous exam experience and edited by the distinguished team behind Revision Notes in Psychiatry...

The Easy Guide to OSCEs for Specialties: A Step-by-Step Guide to Success, Second Edition

Nazmul Akunjee, Muhammed Akunjee, Syed Jalali, Shoaib Siddiqui, Dominic Pimenta, Dilsan Yilmaz
December 20, 2016

This second edition of the highly successful Easy Guide to OSCEs for Clinical Specialties provides a comprehensive yet succinct resource to get you through each clinical rotation, as well as the Final exam. Compiled by recently qualified doctors who have experienced the new OSCE system first hand,...

MRCPsych: Passing the CASC Exam, Second Edition

Justin Sauer, Malarvizhi B. Sandilyan
December 13, 2016

This is a fully-updated, comprehensive guide for trainees preparing for the MRCPsych CASC exam (Clinical Assessment of Skills and Competencies). Success in the CASC is the final step in being awarded the MRCPsych qualification, which signifies the physician has fulfilled the necessary training...

Nanoparticles in Humans: Experiments, Methods, and Strategies

Lev S. Ruzer
December 09, 2016

A peek into the literature on the environmental health implications of the rapidly developing nanotechnology industry shows that the potential problem of exposure to airborne nanoparticles has not been adequately addressed. The health and safety of nanotechnology workers are of concern because...

Skills for a Scientific Life

John R. Helliwell
December 06, 2016

Being, or wanting to become, a scientist requires academic training in the science subjects. To succeed as a research scientist and educator requires specific as well as general skills. Skills for a Scientific Life provides insight into how to be successful. This career book is intended for...

How to Publish in Biomedicine: 500 Tips for Success, Third Edition

John Dixon, Louise Alder, Jane Fraser
November 18, 2016

Getting published is crucial for success in biomedicine. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced writer, you will find this book has fresh, practical tips on everyday issues. Based on the authors’ successful training courses and extensive experience of healthcare communications, this book will...

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