Brochert's Crush Step 2

4th Edition

The Ultimate USMLE Step 2 Review

Editors:

  • Theodore O'Connell
  • Mayur Movalia
  • Key Features

    • Confidently prepare for the boards with the text that is trusted and recommended by thousands of medical students.
    • Focus on essential information and master it efficiently with thoroughly updated, high-yield coverage of all of the specialty and subspecialty knowledge tested on the most recent USMLE Step 2 exam, so you can be sure you're studying the material you really need to know.
    • Spend more time studying and less time searching thanks to a well-written, easily accessible approach, with plenty of helpful lists and tables to highlight high-yield data.
    • Review the full gamut of essential subjects with coverage of epidemiology and biostatistics, pharmacology and microbiology, cardiac physiology, and basic EKG pathology, as well as common and life-threatening diseases encountered in orthopedics, urology, ophthalmology, neurosurgery, pediatrics, vascular surgery, and other subspecialties.

    Table of Contents

    Introduction

    Using the QR Codes

    1. Cardiovascular Medicine

    2. Dermatology

    3. Ear, Nose, and Throat

    4. Emergency Medicine

    5. Endocrinology

    6. Ethics and Patient Encounters

    7. Gastroenterology

    8. General Surgery

    9. Genetics

    10. Geriatrics

    11. Gynecology

    12. Hematology

    13. Immunology

    14. Infectious Disease

    15. Internal Medicine

    16. Laboratory Medicine

    17. Nephrology

    18. Neurology

    19. Neurosurgery

    20. Obstetrics

    21. Oncology

    22. Ophthalmology

    23. Orthopedic Surgery

    24. Pediatrics

    25. Pharmacology

    26. Preventive Medicine, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics

    27. Psychiatry

    28. Pulmonology

    29. Radiology

    30. Rheumatology

    31. Urology

    32. Vascular Surgery

    33. Photos, Images, and Multimedia

    34. Signs, Symptoms, and Syndromes

    Appendix: Abbreviations

    Index

    Details

    No. of pages:
    352
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781455703111
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323240390

    About the editors

    Theodore O'Connell

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Program Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, Kaiser Permanente Napa-Solano, Napa, California; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Community and Family Medicine; University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, California; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Family Medicine; David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; Los Angeles, California

    Mayur Movalia

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Hematopathologist, Dahl-Chase Pathology Associates; Medical Director, Flow Cytometry Laboratory, Dahl-Chase Diagnostic Services; Medical Director, Affiliated Laboratories, Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, Maine; Medical Director, Cancer Care of Maine Laboratory, Brewer, Maine; Medical Director, Mount Desert Island Hospital Laboratory, Bar Harbor, Maine; Faculty, University of Maine, Orono, Maine