The Objective Structured Clinical Examination Review

Editors: Sherazi, Mubashar Hussain, Dixon, Elijah (Eds.)

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  • Covers all aspects of the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE)
  • Presented in a very concise, yet detailed and straight-forward manner for enhanced readability
  • Supplemented with check-lists, over 200 photographs, and tables
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About this book

This review book comprehensively covers most aspects of the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE). Each chapter provides a meticulous overview of a topic featured in the OSCE, including general surgery, pediatrics, psychiatry, obstetrics and gynecology, gastroenterology, geriatrics, hematology, and ethics. Common scenarios for each topic are featured in every chapter, accompanied by instructions and tips on how to take a patient's history, diagnose a patient, discuss treatment options, and address patient concerns under each scenario. Possible areas of difficulty, common candidate mistakes made, and important differential diagnosis are outlined in each chapter. The text is also supplemented with check-lists, photographs, and tables for enhanced readability and ease of use. 

Written by experts in their respective fields, The Objective Structured Clinical Examination Review is a valuable resource for medical students and residents preparing for the OSCE.

About the authors

Mubashar H. Sherazi, BSc, MBBS, LMCC (Canada), MRCGP (INT), Cert EM (ACEM Australia)Mallacoota Medical CentreMallacoota, VictoriaAustralia
Elijah Dixon, MD, BSc, MSc (Epi), FRCSC, FACSAssociate Professor of Surgery, Oncology, and Community Health SciencesService Chief, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic SurgeryUniversity of CalgaryFoothills Medical CentreDivision of General SurgeryCalgary, AlbertaCanada

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“The audience is medical students and healthcare professionals. ... It is quite a lofty goal to address all the possible scenarios that might be tested in an OSCE since all areas of medicine are potential testing items. The breadth of information demands tight organization, consistency, and good references to help students know which critical skills to master and how to direct their studying more effectively. At this point, the book serves as a good physical examination reference … .” (Debra S Leizman, Doody's Book Reviews, November 22, 2019)


Table of contents (16 chapters)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $79.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-95444-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $99.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-95443-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Objective Structured Clinical Examination Review
Editors
  • Mubashar Hussain Sherazi
  • Elijah Dixon
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-95444-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-95444-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-95443-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 478
Number of Illustrations
27 b/w illustrations, 175 illustrations in colour
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