Internal Medicine Correlations and Clinical Scenarios (CCS) USMLE Step 3

Internal Medicine Correlations and Clinical Scenarios (CCS) USMLE Step 3

By: Conrad Fischer (author)Paperback

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Your Secret Weapon for Mastering the USMLE Step 3How prepared are you for the new USMLE Step 3? Are you worried about answering questions on basic science concepts? Uncertain about managing the clock in CCS cases? Unprepared to answer questions on general internal medicine topics? This book is the balm. Created by bestselling author and lecturer Dr. Conrad Fischer, Internal Medicine Correlations & Clinical Scenarios provides an entertaining and comprehensive review of internal medicine topics on the USMLE Step 3.Progressive clinical cases--embedded with meaningful foundational science correlations and CCS exam tips--ensure that you're prepared for the new USMLE Step 3. Features: 100 medicine cases with Q&A provide practice for themultiple-choice exam component of the USMLE Step 3Embedded basic science correlations prepare you to answer foundational science questionsIntegrated CCS navigation tips prepare you to handleComputer-based Case SimulationsHigh-yield coverage of cardiology, hematology, endocrinology, neurology, gastroenterology, nephrology, pulmonary, rheumatology, oncology, infectious diseases, and emergency medicine topics

About Author

Conrad Fischer, MD Associate Professor of Medicine Physiology and Pharmacology Touro College of Medicine New York, New York

Contents

Chapter 1: Cardiology Case 1. Pulmonary Edema Case 2. Congestive Heart Failure Case 3. Acute Coronary Syndrome Case 4. Aortic Stenosis Case 5. Mitral Stenosis Case 6. Atrial Fibrillation Case 7. Supraventricular Tachycardia, Ventricular Tachycardia, and Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome Case 8. Pericardial Tamponade Case 9. Complete Heart Block Case 10. Miltral Regurgitation Case 11. Peripheral Arterial Disease Case 12. SyncopeChapter 2. Hematology Case 1. Iron Deficiency Anemia Case 2. Thalassemia Case 3. Vitamin B12 Deficiency (Alcoholism, Peripheral Neuropathy) Case 4. Sickle Cell Case 5. Autoimmune Hemolysis Case 6. Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency Case 7. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria Case 8. Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome and Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Case 9. Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura Case 10. Von Willebrand Disease Case 11. Clotting Factor Deficiency Case 12. Thrombophilia (Hypercoagulable States): Deep Venous Thrombosis and Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia Chapter 3. Endocrinology Case 1. Diabetes--Initial Diagnosis and Treatment Case 2. Diabetes--Prevention of Complications Case 3. Diabetic Ketoacidosis Case 4. Hypothyroidism Case 5. Hyperparathyroidism Case 6. Hypercofrtisolism Case 7. Acromegaly Case 8. Hyperaldosteronism Case 9. Prolactinoma Chapter 4. Neurology Case 1. Stroke Case 2. Parkinson Disease Case 3. Myasthenia Gravis Case 4. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Case 5. Guillain-Barre Syndrome Case 6. Dementia Case 7. Meningitis Case 8. Head Trauma-Subdural Chapter 5. Gastroenterology Case 1. Gastrointestinal Bleeding Case 2. Achalasia Case 3. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Case 4. Peptic Ulcer Disease Case 5. Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome Case 6. Inflammatory Bowel Disease Case 7. Celiac Disease Case 8. Hemochromatosis Case 9. Pancreatitis Chapter 6. Nephrology Case 1. Acute Kidney Injury, Prerenal Azotemia (Dehydration) Case 2. Acute Renal Failure (Rhabdomyolysis) Case 3. Glomerulonephritis (Immunoglobulin A) Case 4. Nephrotic Syndrome (Membranous) Case 5. End-Stage Renal Failure and Dialysis Case 6. Syndrome of Inappropriate Secretion of Antidiuretic Hormone Case 7. Hypernatremia (Central Diabetes Insipidus) Case 8. Hyperkalemia (Turmor Lysis Syndrome) Case 9. Renal Tubular Acidosis Case 10. Hypertension and Preventive Medicine Chapter 7. Pulmonary Case 1. Asthma Case 2. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Case 3. Pneumonia Case 4. Pneumocystis Pneumonia Case 5. Tuberculosis Case 6. Pulmonary Embolus Case 7. Sarcoidosis Case 8. Pulmonary Hypertension Chapter 8. Rheumatology Case 1. Rheumatoid Arthritis Case 2. Ankylosing Spondylitis Case 3. Sjogren Syndrome Case 4. Gout Case 5. Osteoarthritis Case 6. Scleroderma Case 7. Polymyositis-Dermatomyositis Case 8. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Chapter 9. Oncology Case 1. Breast Cancer Case 2. Prostate Cancer Case 3. Myeloma Case 4. Polycythemia Vera Chapter 10. Infectious Diseases Case 1. Osteomyelitis Case 2. Endocarditis Case 3. Pyelonephritis Case 4. Cellulitis Case 5. Ufrethritis Case 6. Syphilis Case 7. Herpes, Zoster: Shingles Case 8. Infectious Diarrhea Case 9. Malaria and Travel Medicine Case 10. Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immunodeeficiency Syndrome Chapter 11. Emergency Medicine Case 1. Tricyclic Antidepressant Overdose Case 2. Acetaminophen Overdose Case 3. Aspirin Overdose Case 4. Carbon Monoxide Case 5. Ethylene Glycol and Methanol Case 6. Organophosphates Case 7. Spider Bite Case 8. Digoxin Toxicity Case 9. Drowning and Hypothermia Case 10. Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780071826983
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 512
  • ID: 9780071826983
  • weight: 626
  • ISBN10: 007182698X

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