Everything you need to know for the Physician Assistant exam is right here. This title includes more than 4,300 Questions & Answers. This powerful, result-oriented study guide delivers everything you need to improve knowledge, confidence, and recall. Featuring a rigorous quick-hit Q&A format consisting of short clinical questions with concise answers, this is truly your most effective weapon when preparing for the physician assistant certification and recertification exam. The unique question and single-answer format eliminates the guesswork associated with traditional multiple-choice Q&A reviews and reinforces only the answers you'll need to know on exam day. With content following the NCCPA blueprint, emphasis is placed on distilling key facts and clinical pearls essential for exam success. This high-yield review for is the perfect compliment to larger texts and delivers an intense, streamlined review in the days and weeks before your exam. It features more than 4,300 rapid-fire questions that cover all the core competencies on the NCCPA exam blueprint. Every chapter is thoroughly updated by a nationwide team of PA-Cs. It is the perfect review for the PANCE and PANRE.
It is great for last-minute studying on clinical rotations. It includes new chapter on test-taking tips. It provides foreword by AAPA Past President. It includes Pearls of Wisdom: A Proven Study Method for the Highest Score Possible. It also includes: Bulls-Eye Hits on physician assistant exam topics - the meaningful and the frequently tested; Tools to Imprint your Memory - pearls, drills, mnemonics, visual imagery, and other tested learning aids; Rapid-Fire Q&A Format that maximizes your study time; and, No Confusing Wrong Answers to clutter your memory. It provides the content you need to ace the exam such as: Exam Preparation and Test-Taking Strategies; Cardiovascular; Pulmonary; Endocrine; Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throat (EENT); Gastrointestinal/Nutrition; Genitourinary; Reproductive; Musculoskeletal; Neurologic System; Psychiatry/Behavior; Dermatology; Hematology/Oncology; Infectious Diseases; Pediatrics / Geriatrics; General Surgery; Trauma Surgery; Pharmacology and Toxicology; and, Health Policy.
Contributors Foreword, Cynthia Booth Lord Preface Acknowledgments 1. Examination Preparation and Test-Taking Strategies 2. Cardiovascular 3. Pulmonary 4. Endocrine 5. Eyes, Ears, Nose, Throat (EENT) 6. Gastrointestinal / Nutritional 7. Genitourinary 8. Reproductive 9. Musculoskeletal 10. Neurology 11. Psychiatry / Behavioral Science 12. Dermatology 13. Hematology 14. Infectious Disease 15. Pediatrics / Geriatrics 16. Surgery 17. Trauma 18. Pharmacology / Toxicology 19. Health Policy