Cracking the MRCS Viva is an outstanding guide to the MRCS Viva examination. Its unique approach recreates the structure and content of each individual viva. This new book sets itself the enormous task of helping surgical trainees through their MRCS viva. Three of its authors have recently been through the viva in. Safe surgery is founded upon accurate knowledge of the appropriate anatomy. The purpose of this book is to bring the latter into the operating theatre to.
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There is then a list of Important diagrams and equations that should be committed to memory, most of which are also found elsewhere in the text.
Cracking the MRCS Viva: A revision guide – CRC Press Book
The text goes on to answer these questions in succinct form, making the major points with the aid of further mnemonics. We provide a free online form to document your learning and a certificate for your records.
Offline Computer — Download Bookshelf software to your desktop so you can view your eBooks with or without Internet access. A Multimedia Reference Provides expert clinical guidance and real-world cases throughout, ensuring that this resource is a go-to learning and reference tool useful for clinicians in the ceacking field. Applied surgical pathology begins with a very helpful A-Z guide of pathological terms.
The importance of being methodical and logical is emphasised, starting with the basics. A Revision Guide Publication Year: But even Modernising Medical Careers cannot change anatomy, surely? Support Center Support Center. Its unique approach recreates the structure and content of each individual viva, allowing the reader to self-test, or two students to recreate mock viva sessions for themselves.
Written by registrars who have all recently passed the MRCS, plus an Craciing examiner, this comprehensive and user-friendly revision guide also contains considerable input from other senior specialists. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. The title will be removed from your cart because it is not available in this region.
Copyright and License information Disclaimer. Applied surgical physiology concentrates particularly on the kidney and successfully makes renal physiology seem simple over a few pages.
Principles of surgery continues along the same theme, looking at incisions, diathermy, stomas and tourniques, covered by bullet points and question and answer sections. Divided into six sections to mirror the exam — applied surgical anatomy, operative surgery, applied surgical pathology, principles of surgery, applied surgical physiology, and critical care — each section covers a range of topics, listed alphabetically, and contains all the information required to pass the exam using concise, bullet-point text, helpful tables and easy to reproduce diagrams.
Each section is organised alphabetically, which does lead to much page flicking if you wish to revise, for example, the nerves supplying the arm. CPD consists of any educational activity which helps to maintain and develop knowledge, problem-solving, and technical skills with the aim to provide better health care through higher standards.
The anatomy section is made up of 20 chapters, each 2—3 pages long, starting with possible viva questions related to the topic. Toggle navigation Additional Book Information.
Learn More about VitalSource Bookshelf. This includes working through numerous possible viva topics, with commonly asked questions and their answers.
Its unique approach recreates the structure and content of each individual viva, allowing the reader to self-test, or two students to recreate mock viva sessions for themselves. Divided into six sections to craccking the exam – applied surgical anatomy, operative surgery, appl.
Cracking the MRCS Viva: A Revision Guide
The Bookshelf application offers access: However, there is a very thorough cross-referencing system running throughout, linking the various sections and chapters, illustrating how questions in a viva may flow. Description Krcs of Contents ,rcs s Bio. All instructor resources are now available on our Instructor Hub. Action potentials and effects at neuromuscular junctions bring medical school memories flooding back. Critical care receives over pages and contains many important definitions, with some drawn from the physiology section.
It could be through conference attendance, group discussion or directed reading to name just a few examples.
At the beginning of each chapter there is a list of all related topics within the book, which saves referring to the index. Reviewed by Clare Heywood. Three of its authors have recently been through the viva in London, Edinburgh and Glasgow, and, together with a senior examiner for the intercollegiate examination, have come up with a book that guides the candidate through what they could be faced with in the examination.
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Cracking the MRCS Viva: A Revision Guide
What are VitalSource eBooks? Exclusive web offer for individuals. This book is an excellent purchase for anyone about to sit the viva; it can give you confidence in what you know and is full of helpful ways to remember basic anatomy and physiology. I was surprised to find that the only oncological surgery covered in this section is breast, and little attention is paid to bowel procedures other than appendicectomy and hernia repairs.
The subsequent sections continue in the same style, with possible questions, lists of related topics and the required Information presented as bullet points, tables and reproducible line drawings. The rest of the book is split into six sections: This new book sets itself the enormous task of helping surgical trainees through their MRCS viva. The introductory section works through examination technique, giving memorable mnemonics and a surgical sieve to use while describing conditions and their causes.
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