Clinical Finals and How to Pass Them

2nd Edition

OSCE's, Short Cases and Long Cases

Authors:

  • Kevin Hanretty
  • Tom Turner
  • John McGregor
  • Stuart Hood
  • Robert Hunter
    • Print ISBN 9780443073595

    Table of Contents

    1. INTRODUCTION

    2. MEDICINE

    HISTORY AND EXAMINATION IN MEDICINE

    THE CASES

    Cerebrovascular disorders
    The dyspnoeic patient
    Chest pain
    Finger on the pulse
    The cardiac murmur
    Diabetes mellitus
    Jaundice
    Hypertension
    Sore joints
    Fundoscopy
    Blackouts
    The neurological patient (excluding blackout)
    Cranial nerves
    The patient with weight loss/debility
    Skin disease
    Diarrhoea
    Dementia
    Headache
    The anaemic patient
    The thyroid
    Renal failure
    Data interpretation
    Chest X-ray


    3. SURGERY

    HISTORY AND EXAMINATION IN SURGERY

    THE CASES

    Dysphagia
    Upper abdominal pain
    Jaundice
    Acute pancreatitis
    Altered bowel habit
    Rectal bleeding
    Neck lumps
    Abdominal examination
    Neck lumps
    The thyroid lump
    The breast lump
    External herniae
    Scrotal lumps
    Varicose veins
    Occlusive peripheral vascular disese
    Aneurysmal arterial disease
    Leg ulcers
    Cutaneous lesions
    Toe nails
    Stomas
    Surgical aspects of renal failure
    Central venous lines
    Chest drains
    Equipment
    Temperature charts
    Peri-operative care
    Orthopaedic cases


    4. GYNAECOLOGY

    HISTORY AND EXAMINATION IN GYNAECOLOGY

    THE CASES

    Postmenopausal bleeding
    Contraception/sterilization
    Menorrhagia
    Chronic pelvic pain
    Hormone replacement treatment
    Infertility
    Prolapse
    Urinary incontinence
    Intermenstrual bleeding/abnormal smear
    Vaginal discharge
    Vulval mass/pruritus vulvae
    Pelvic mass
    Recurrent miscarriage


    5. OBSTETRICS

    HISTORY AND EXAMINATION IN OBSTETRICS

    Details

    No. of pages:
    356
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2004
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443073595

    About the authors

    Kevin Hanretty

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, The Queen Mother's Hospital, Glasgow; Honorary Senior Clinical University Teacher, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK

    Tom Turner

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Paediatrician, Queen Mothers Hospital, Glasgow, UK

    John McGregor

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Surgeon, Crosshouse Hospital, Kilmarnock, UK

    Stuart Hood

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Colsultant Cardiology, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Renfrewshire, UK

    Robert Hunter

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Pyschiatrist, Gartnavel Royal Hospital, Glasgow, UK