Examination Emergency Medicine

1st Edition

A Guide to the ACEM Fellowship Examination

Authors:

  • Garry Wilkes
  • Bronwyn Peirce
  • Carole Foot
  • Joseph Ting
  • Key Features

      • style consistent with other titles in the ‘Examination" series
      • content and layout practical and relevant with sufficient detail to ensure substantial knowledge

      • covers general aspects about preparing for the Fellowship Examination, followed by information about the individual written and clinical components.
      • example questions and template answers for the written examination
      • provides an overview of clinical reasoning and clinical examination technique
      • detailed description of neurological examination

       

      Table of Contents

      Dedication

      Foreword

      Preface

      How to use this book

      Acknowledgements & Disclaimer


      Chapter 1: Preparation for the Fellowship Examination

      Chapter 2: Multiple Choice Questions

      Chapter 3: Short Answer Questions

      Chapter 4: Visual Aid Questions

      Chapter 5: Long Cases

      Chapter 6: Short Cases

      Chapter 7: Structured Clinical Examination (SCE)

      Chapter 8: Publication / Presentation Requirement

      Chapter 9: The Medical Literature

      Part A – The Emergency Physician’s Guide to Basic Statistics

      Part B – An Overview of EBM

      Part C – Important Papers


      Index/ Glossary of terms

      Standard Abbreviations

      Glossary of terms

      Index

      Details

      No. of pages:
      220
      Language:
      English
      Copyright:
      © 2010
      Published:
      Imprint:
      Churchill Livingstone Australia
      Print ISBN:
      9780729538961
      Electronic ISBN:
      9780729578967

      About the authors

      Garry Wilkes

      Affiliations and Expertise

      Director of Emergency Medicine, South West Area Health Service, Western Australia

      Bronwyn Peirce

      Affiliations and Expertise

      Staff Specialist Emergency Medicine, South West Area Health Service, Western Australia

      Carole Foot

      Affiliations and Expertise

      International Health Management Staff Specialist Intensive Care Medicine, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW Australia Clinical Associate Professor, University of Sydney

      Joseph Ting

      Affiliations and Expertise

      Senior Staff Specialist; Mater Public Hospitals; Clinical Senior Lecturer, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Austraila