Examination Medicine

A Guide to Physician Training

By

  • Nicholas Talley, MB BS. (Hons.) (NSW), M.MedSc. (Clin Epi.) (Newc.), M.D. (NSW), Ph.D. (Syd.), FRACP, FAFPHM, FRCP (Lond.), FRCP (Edin.), FACP, FACG, AGAF , Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dean (Health and Medicine), and Professor, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia; Senior Staff Specialist, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle. Australia; Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA; Adjunct Professor of Medicine, University of North Carolina, USA; Foreign Guest Professor, Karolinska Institute, Sweden; President-Elect, Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • Simon O'Connor, FRACP DDU FCSANZ , Cardiologist, Canberra Hospital; Clinical Senior Lecturer, Australian National University Medical School, Canberra, ACT, Australia
  • Nicholas Talley, MB BS. (Hons.) (NSW), M.MedSc. (Clin Epi.) (Newc.), M.D. (NSW), Ph.D. (Syd.), FRACP, FAFPHM, FRCP (Lond.), FRCP (Edin.), FACP, FACG, AGAF , Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dean (Health and Medicine), and Professor, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia; Senior Staff Specialist, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle. Australia; Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA; Adjunct Professor of Medicine, University of North Carolina, USA; Foreign Guest Professor, Karolinska Institute, Sweden; President-Elect, Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • Simon O'Connor, FRACP DDU FCSANZ , Cardiologist, Canberra Hospital; Clinical Senior Lecturer, Australian National University Medical School, Canberra, ACT, Australia

An updated version of the successful examination guide assisting students preparing for the Physicians Part 1 Exam

Examination Medicine remains a bestselling text among Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) candidates preparing for the Physicians Part 1 Examination.

This updated edition of Examination Medicine builds on its popular original format with abundant new content.

This highly respected medical resource is the perfect information source for students undertaking exam preparation.

Examination Medicine, 6th Edition: A guide to physician training will be widely used by medical students as well as candidates for other specialty examinations involving medical clinical exams.

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Book information

  • Published: December 2009
  • Imprint: CHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE
  • ISBN: 978-0-7295-7911-7


Table of Contents

Foreword

Preface

Acknowledgements

A historical note

Abbreviations

Chapter 1 Basic training requirements

Chapter 2 The written examination

Chapter 3 The clinical examination

Chapter 4 The long case

Chapter 5 The cardiovascular long case

Chapter 6 Common long cases

Chapter 7 The gastrointestinal long case

Chapter 8 The haematological long case

Chapter 9 The rheumatological long case

Chapter 10 The endocrine long case

Chapter 11 The renal long case

Chapter 12 The neurological long case

Chapter 13 The infectious diseases long case

Chapter 14 The short case

Chapter 15 Common short cases

Further reading

Index