A Teaching Manual for Medical undergraduates


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Published by:    

A W Majeed
Copyright © 2003

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  First Edition 2003
Second Edition 2003
Third Edition 2007

Fourth Edition 2008
ISBN 0-9545032-0-1

4TH EDITION now significantly enhanced contains an introduction by Professor Malcolm Reed of the University of Sheffield. Professor Reed runs the OSCE examinations for medical undergraduates in Sheffield.

New Sections on:

COMMUNICATION SKILLS: Breaking Bad News, Drug Adherence and more..

PRACTICAL PROCEDURES: Venepuncture, Arterial blood gases and more ...

GENERAL TOPICS: Breast Examination, Dermatological Examination and more..

PSYCHIATRY: Schizophrenia, Depression and more..

EYES: Examination of the Eyes & Fundoscopy.

ENT: Examination of the Ears, Nose and Throat.

GYNAE AND OBS: Gynae history, Obstetric history and more..

PAEDIATRICS: Neonatal Examination and Paediatric History.

CPR: Adult and Paediatric

Contains 'TOP TIPS' on interpreting ECGs and Chest X-Rays which undergraduates will find very helpful on OSCE stations. Also added 'Top-Tips' on Fracture X-Rays and Assessment of the Acutely Ill Patient and more...

Excellent preparation for medical OSCE examinations at all levels.      
Tabular presentation of questions to be asked or skills to be applied.
If students can master these tables, they will significantly enhance their chances of passing the OSCE part of their examinations
Brief explanations of why a question is being asked or what an examination is looking for.
Most clinical scenarios are covered by the book in a generic manner.
Functions like a driving test manual. If you practice this enough, you will never forget looking over your shoulder!