Trust the #1 selling USMLE Step 2 CS review book for the most thorough, score-boosting exam preparation possible! A Doody's Core Title for 2011! The best USMLE Step 2 CS review got just got even better! The third edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS has been updated based on feedback from US and international medical student test takers. This student-to-student guide thoroughly prepares you for frequently tested cases, including telephone exams, to ensure CS success. 41 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam a including all new pediatric and telephone interviews as well as suggested closing statements for each case A revised and expanded set of minicases representing common complaints designed to help you rapidly develop a set of differential diagnoses Time management advice to maximize your clinical encounters Step-by-step strategies for interacting with standardized patients, including adifficult patientsa Detailed descriptions of high-yield physical exam maneuvers that will win you points without costing time Proven study and exam strategies from students who passedTherefore, you should take the Step 2 CS no later than October in the year before your target Match Day (see Figure 1-2). ... score on Step 3 can provide a perfect last-minute boost to your application and may also make you eligible for the H1B visa. In sum, you would be well advised to take the Step 2 CS as soon as you are eligible to do so (see Table 1-2). ... In deciding when to apply for the Step 2 CS, .
|Title||:||First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS, Third Edition|
|Author||:||Tao Le, Vikas Bhushan, Mae Sheikh-Ali, Fadi Abu Shahin|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2009-08-24|