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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It could be through conference attendance, group discussion or directed reading to name just a few examples. 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. Operative surgery covers the most common procedures that could be expected of a trainee crackijg also some larger procedures such as carotid endarterectomy and renal transplantation.
Ovid Emcare A premium nursing and allied health database ideal for practice, research, or education. The rest of the book is split into six sections: 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.
Principles of surgery continues along the same theme, looking at incisions, diathermy, stomas and tourniques, covered by bullet points cacking question and answer sections. Five pages are devoted to orthopaedic-related approaches and procedures, covering Colles’ fracture, scaphoid fractures, surgical approaches to the hip, dynamic hip screw insertion and the approach to the knee joint.
Cracking the MRCS Viva: A Revision Guide
Applied surgical pathology begins with a very helpful A-Z guide of pathological terms. 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. Toggle navigation Additional Book Information. Infection, Inflammation, metabolic disorders and neoplasia in their many forms are worked through, including universal precautions and HIV.
I was surprised to find that the only oncological surgery covered in this section is breast, and tthe attention is paid to bowel procedures other than appendicectomy and hernia repairs. Offline Computer — Download Bookshelf software to your desktop so you can view your eBooks with or without Internet access. At the beginning of each chapter there is a list of all related topics within the book, which saves referring to the index. Its main potential pitfall is the uncertainty in the examination system within the new run-through training, which could leave its advice on technique obsolete.
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. The first edition does, however, contain a number of printing errors, particularly in the anatomy section.
Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. The Bookshelf application offers access: We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors mrccs our books for course adoption. The subsequent sections continue in the same style, with cacking questions, lists of related topics and the required Information presented as bullet points, tables and reproducible line drawings.
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Cracking the MRCS Viva: A Revision Guide
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The anatomy section is made up of 20 chapters, each 2—3 pages long, starting with possible viva questions related to the topic. Description Table of Contents Author s Bio.
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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.
Divided into six sections to mirror the exam – applied surgical anatomy, operative surgery, appl. Journal of Thd Medicine This journal is the premier publication for dissemination of research and education for the specialty of hospital medicine.
This includes working through numerous possible viva topics, with commonly asked questions and their answers. Ann R Coll Surg Engl.
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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. Critical care receives over pages and contains many important definitions, with some drawn from the physiology section.
Each section is organised alphabetically, which does lead to much page flicking if you wish to revise, for example, the nerves supplying the arm.
Add to Wish List. 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. Applied surgical physiology concentrates particularly on the kidney and successfully makes renal physiology seem simple over a few pages. We provide a free online form to document your learning and a certificate for your records.