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Case Files Obstetrics and Gynecology, Third Edition (Lange Case Files)by Eugene Toy
Synopses & Reviews
60 high-yield cases in Obstetrics and Gynecology help you to excel in the clerkship and improve your shelf-exam score
You need exposure to high-yield cases to excel on the Obstetrics and Gynecology clerkship and the shelf-exam. Case Files: Obstetrics and Gynecology presents 60 real-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 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.
Book News Annotation:
For medical students in obstetrics and gynecology clerkships who are preparing for the shelf-exam, Toy (obstetrics and gynecology, U. of Texas Medical School at Houston and Weill Cornell College of Medicine) et al. detail considerations, clinical approach, and treatment of 60 cases, as well as definitions of terms and USMLE-style review questions. The introductory section explains approaches to patients, clinical problem solving, and reading. This edition incorporates five new cases and has improved questions and expanded explanations. Other updated or new sections include those on health maintenance, cervical cytology with human papilloma virus subtyping, contraception, polycystic ovarian syndrome, osteoporosis, neonatal complications, and HIV. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
About the Author
Eugence C. Toy, MD (series editor and author), is a dual-certified family physician and obstetrician-gynecologist and is Academic Chief and program Director for the Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at The Methodist Hospital/University of TexasHouston Medical School in Houston, Texas. He oversees the ob/gyn clerkship and is actively involved in teaching medical students.
Benton Baker III, MD, is Director of Urogynecology and Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology at The University of TexasHouston Medical School and The University of Texas Medical BranchGalveston in Texas.
Patti Jayne Ross, MD, is Professor and Director, Adolescent Obstetrics and Gynecology and Ob/Gyn Clerkship Director at The University of TexasHouston Medical School in Houston, Texas.
John C. Jennings, MD is Regional Dean of the Medical School at Texas Tech University at the Permian Basin in Odessa, Texas.
Table of Contents
Case Files: Obstetrics and Gynecology, 3/eSection 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)
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