This title includes real-life cases for the Internal Medicine Clerkship and the USMLE Step 3. "...an excellent internal medicine review book written especially or medical students in their clinical years. It is perfect for clerkships, sub-internships, shelf, and USMLE exams. Sized to fit in the pocket of a white coat for easy portability, this book offers an engaging and high-yield re-view of internal medicine. It promotes active learning, using patient presentations and thought-provoking questions to encourage deeper thinking about clinical problems. The format will be comfortable for anyone who has spent time on the wards learning from patients and engaging in problem-based learning...This book is highly recommended to supplement internal medicine clerkships and sub-internships and to prepare for shelf and USMLE exams." ("Yale Journal of Biology & Medicine"). You need exposure to high-yield cases to excel on the Internal Medicine clerkship and the shelf-exam. "Case Files: Internal Medicine" presents 60 real-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in Internal Medicine.
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 than merely memorize facts. It includes 60 clinical cases, each with USMLE-style questions; clinical pearls highlight key concepts; primer on how to approach clinical problems and think like a doctor; and, proven learning system improves your shelf-exam scores.
Case Files: Internal Medicine, 3/e Section I: How to Approach Clinical Problems Part 1. Approach to the Patient Part 2. Approach to Clinical Problem Solving Part 3. Approach to Reading Section II: Clinical Cases Sixty Case Scenarios Section III: Listing of Cases Listing by Case Number Listing by Disorder (Alphabetical) Index