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Crash Course: History and Examination

Covering all aspects of the syllabus, Crash Course offers students a fast way to recap on what they need to know to get through the exams with ease. Styled in an easy-to-follow, readily accessible format, each book is prepared by senior medical students or junior doctors - under faculty supervision - to give them the correct level of information perfectly tailored to current curricula requirements. The series now includes improved pedagogic features and a fully revised self-assessment section, updated to meet current examination needs.

Undergraduate medical students – revision aid

Paperback, 312 Pages

Published: November 2008

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-7234-3463-4


  • Part I:
    History Taking.
    Introduction to history taking.
    The History.
    Presenting Problems: Cardiovascular System.
    Presenting Problems: Respiratory System.
    Presenting Problems: Abdominal.
    Presenting Problems: Nervous System.
    Presenting Problems in Paediatric Patients
    Presenting Problems in Psychiatric Patients
    Presenting Problems: Locomotor System
    Presenting Problems: Endocrine System.
    Part II:
    Examination: Introduction.
    Cardiovascular Examination.
    Respiratory Examination.
    Abdominal Examination.
    Obstetric and Gynaecological Examination.
    Surgical Examination.
    Neurological Examination.
    Endocrine Examination.
    Reticuloendothelial Examination.
    Breast Examination.
    Locomotor Examination.
    Ophthalmic Examination.
    Writing medical notes.
    Further investigations.
    Part III:
    Self assessment.


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