OSCEs at a Glance

OSCEs at a Glance

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Following the familiar, easy-to-use at a Glance format, OSCEs at a Glance 2nd Edition is both a revision guide and a comprehensive introduction to objective structured clinical examinations for medical students. Fully revised to suit the current curriculum, and written with student feedback and experiences in mind, this full-colour textbook contains brand new and comprehensively indexed chapters which include 32 new OSCE stations, covering distinct areas of specialisation as well as broader practical and communication skills covered in the exams. This new edition of OSCEs at a Glance is also supported by a companion website at www.ataglanceseries.com/osces containing downloadable OSCE checklists - perfect for testing knowledge in the run-up to exams. This title is also available as a mobile App from MedHand Mobile Libraries. Buy it now from Google Play or the MedHand Store.
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  • Paperback | 262 pages
  • 217 x 275 x 14mm | 740g
  • Wiley-Blackwell
  • Hoboken, United States
  • English
  • 2nd Edition
  • 0470671319
  • 9780470671313
  • 191,732

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Following the familiar, easy-to-use at a Glance format, OSCEs at a Glance 2nd Edition is both a revision guide and a comprehensive introduction to objective structured clinical examinations for medical students.

Fully revised to suit the current curriculum, and written with student feedback and experiences in mind, this full-colour textbook contains brand new and comprehensively indexed chapters which include 32 new OSCE stations, covering distinct areas of specialisation as well as broader practical and communication skills covered in the exams.

This new edition of OSCEs at a Glance is also supported by a companion website at www.ataglanceseries.com/osces containing downloadable OSCE checklists - perfect for testing knowledge in the run-up to exams.
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Table of contents

Preface 7 Preface to the first edition 7 Acknowledgements 9 Selected list of abbreviations 10 Part 1 Introduction Logical approach 1 The OSCE examination 12 2 The stable patient 14 3 Presenting 16 4 History and examination 18 Practical stations 5 Practical stations 1 20 6 Practical stations 2 22 7 Practical stations 3 24 8 Practical stations 4 27 Communication stations 9 Communication stations 1 30 10 Communication stations 2 32 11 Communication stations 3 34 12 Communication stations 4 36 Emergency stations 13 Emergency stations 1 38 14 Emergency stations 2 41 Part 2 Medicine Cardiovascular 15 Cardiology stations: History 44 16 Cardiology stations: Examination 46 17 Cardiology stations: Cases 1 48 18 Cardiology stations: Cases 2 50 19 Cardiology stations: Cases 3 52 20 Cardiology stations: Skills 54 Respiratory 21 Respiratory stations: History 56 22 Respiratory stations: Examination 58 23 Respiratory stations: Cases 1 60 24 Respiratory stations: Cases 2 62 25 Respiratory stations: Cases 3 64 26 Respiratory stations: Cases 4 66 27 Respiratory stations: Skills 68 28 Respiratory stations: Data 1 70 29 Respiratory stations: Data 2 72 Abdominal 30 Abdominal stations: History 1 74 31 Abdominal stations: History 2 76 32 Abdominal stations: Examination 78 33 Abdominal stations: Cases 1 80 34 Abdominal stations: Cases 2 82 35 Abdominal stations: Cases 3 84 Neurology 36 Neurology stations: History 86 37 Neurology stations: Examination 1 88 38 Neurology stations: Examination 2 90 39 Neurology stations: Examination 3 92 40 Neurology stations: Examination 4 94 41 Neurology stations: Cases 1 96 42 Neurology stations: Cases 2 98 43 Neurology stations: Cases 3 100 44 Neurology stations: Cases 4 102 45 Neurology stations: Cases 5 104 46 Neurology stations: Cases 6 106 Endocrine 47 Endocrine stations: History 108 48 Endocrine stations: Examination 110 49 Endocrine stations: Cases 1 112 50 Endocrine stations: Cases 2 114 51 Endocrine stations: Cases 3 116 52 Endocrine stations: Cases 4 118 Part 3 Surgery General surgery 53 Surgical history 120 54 Surgical abdominal examination 122 55 Surgery cases 1: Abdomen 124 56 Surgery cases 2: Groin 126 57 Surgery cases 3: Neck 128 58 Surgery cases 4: Breast 130 59 Surgery cases 5: Lumps and bumps 132 60 Surgical skills 134 61 Surgical data interpretation 136 Vascular 62 Vascular history 138 63 Peripheral vascular examination 140 64 Vascular cases 142 Urology 65 Urological history 144 66 Urology examination and skills 146 Musculoskeletal 67 Musculoskeletal stations: History 148 68 Musculoskeletal stations: Examination 1 150 69 Musculoskeletal stations: Examination 2 152 70 Musculoskeletal stations: Examination 3 154 71 Musculoskeletal stations: Cases 1 156 72 Musculoskeletal stations: Cases 2 158 73 Musculoskeletal stations: Cases 3 160 74 Musculoskeletal stations: Cases 4 162 75 Musculoskeletal stations: Cases 5 164 76 Musculoskeletal stations: Data 166 Part 4 Specialties Paediatrics 77 Paediatric stations: History 168 78 Paediatric stations: Cardiology 170 79 Paediatric stations: Respiratory 172 80 Paediatric stations: Gastrointestinal 174 81 Paediatric stations: Infectious diseases 1 176 82 Paediatric stations: Infectious diseases 2 178 83 Paediatric stations: Neonatology 180 84 Paediatric stations: Child development 182 Obstetrics and gynaecology 85 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: History and examination 1 184 86 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: History and examination 2 186 87 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Cases 1 188 88 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Cases 2 190 89 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Cases 3 192 90 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Cases 4 194 91 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Cases 5 196 92 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Cases 6 198 93 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Cases 7 200 94 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Cases 8 202 95 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Cases 9 204 96 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Skills 1 206 97 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Skills 2 208 98 Obstetrics and gynaecology stations: Data 210 Dermatology 99 Dermatology stations: History 212 100 Dermatology stations: Examination 214 101 Dermatology stations: Cases 1 216 102 Dermatology stations: Cases 2 218 103 Dermatology stations: Cases 3 220 104 Dermatology stations: Cases 4 222 105 Dermatology stations: Cases 5 224 106 Dermatology stations: Skills and data 226 Ophthalmology 107 Ophthalmology stations: History and examination 228 108 Ophthalmology stations: Cases 1 230 109 Ophthalmology stations: Cases 2 232 110 Ophthalmology stations: Cases 3 234 111 Ophthalmology stations: Skills 236 ENT 112 ENT stations: History and examination 1 238 113 ENT stations: History and examination 2 240 114 ENT stations: History and examination 3 241 115 ENT stations: Cases 242 116 ENT stations: Skills and data 244 Psychiatry 117 Psychiatry stations: History 246 118 Psychiatry stations: Examination 248 119 Psychiatry stations: Cases 1 250 120 Psychiatry stations: Cases 2 252 121 Psychiatry stations: Cases 3 254 122 Psychiatry stations: Cases 4 256 Index of OSCE stations 259 Companion website A companion website is available at: www.ataglanceseries.com/osces featuring downloadable OSCE station checklists.
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"Following the familiar, easy-to-use at a Glance format, OSCEs at a Glance 2nd Edition is both a revision guide and a comprehensive introduction to objective structured clinical examinations for medical students." ( Kingbook73 s Medical Ebook and Video Collection , 27 August 2014)
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Following the familiar, easy-to-use at a Glance format, OSCEs at a Glance 2nd Edition is both a revision guide and a comprehensive introduction to objective structured clinical examinations for medical students. (Kingbook73's Medical Ebook and Video Collection, 27 August 2014)
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About Adrian Blundell

Adrian Blundell is Consultant Geriatrician and Honorary Associate Professor at Nottingham Richard Harrison is a General Practitioner, Windsor
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