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Case Files Psychiatry (LANGE Case Files) McGraw-Hill Medical


Case Files Psychiatry (LANGE Case Files) McGraw-Hill Medical
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Description

The closest you can get to seeing patients without being on the wards.
4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "During medical school, I used similar case review books for various clerkships, including psychiatry. This one stands out because the cases are representative of psychiatry, the explanations are complete yet concise, and the text uses bolded words, tables, and definitions of key terms to help readers understand the essential concepts rather than simply memorizing more data that is likely to be forgotten. The questions are very representative of the type of questions on the shelf-exams and USMLE Step 2, with appropriate descriptions of the correct answers. The first two sections are ideal for students just beginning their clerkship, as they set the groundwork for the basis of psychiatry."--Doody's Review Service

This free application includes 1 sample case study from the 60 that are available through an in-app purchase of $29.99 of Case Files Psychiatry. 60 high-yield cases in Psychiatry to help you excel on the clerkship and improve your shelf-exam score.

Each case has been designed for the iPad and iPhone/iPod with interactive features. With this system, you'll learn in the context of real patients, rather than merely memorize facts.

•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
•Proven learning system improves your shelf-exam scores

iPhone, iPod, and iPad App Features:
•Study/Exam/Bookmark Modes for USMLE-style review questions
•In Study mode, check answers as you answer the questions
•In Exam mode, time yourself and check answers after time is up
•In Bookmark Mode, review only questions you’ve flagged for extra study
•File away correctly answered questions after each practice quiz
•Choose number of questions in practice quiz – 25, 50, 100, 150, 200, or all
•Choice to include questions from previous quizzes
•Interactive questions at the end of each case, with explanations
•Sort cases by name or case number
•Notes section for each case
•Study in horizontal or vertical modes on the iPhone and the iPad
•Store quiz scores to track your progress

App Contents:
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
•Listing by Case Number
•Listing by Disorder
•Each case includes the following sections:
Case Description
oAnswers to
oApproach to
oClinical Pearls
oCase Questions and Answers

About the Authors:

Eugene 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 Texas—Houston Medical School in Houston, Texas. He oversees the ob/gyn clerkship and is actively involved in teaching medical students.

Debra L. Klamen, MD is Associate Dean of Education at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, Illinois, and is a board-certified psychiatrist.

What's New in Version 1.3

-Updated for iPhone 5
-iOS 6 updates
-Fix for text flow on iPad

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