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. 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. Cracking the MRCS Viva is an outstanding guide to the MRCS Viva this comprehensive and user-friendly revision guide also contains.
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Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. Product pricing will be adjusted to match the corresponding currency. The rest revisipn the book is split into six sections: The country you have selected will result in the following: Reviewed by Clare Heywood. 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 crackimg 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.
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Learn More about VitalSource Bookshelf. At the beginning of each chapter there is a list of all related topics within the book, which saves referring to the index. 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.
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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. 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 yuide remember basic anatomy and physiology.
Cracking the MRCS Viva: A Revision Guide
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There is, however, a section on the operative management of bowel cancer in the pathology section. What are VitalSource eBooks? The student resources previously accessed via GarlandScience.
This new book sets itself the enormous task of helping surgical trainees through their MRCS viva. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. Operative surgery covers the most common procedures that could be expected of a trainee and also some larger procedures such as carotid endarterectomy and renal transplantation.
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Cracking the MRCS Viva: A Revision Guide
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. But even Modernising Medical Careers cannot change anatomy, surely? Applied surgical pathology begins with a very helpful A-Z guide of pathological terms. Critical mrcz receives over pages and contains many important definitions, with some drawn from the physiology section.
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Cracking the MRCS Viva: A revision guide
Description Table of Contents Author s Bio. 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.
It could be through conference attendance, group discussion or directed reading to name just a few examples.
The introductory section works through examination technique, giving memorable mnemonics and a revisioh sieve to use while describing conditions and their causes. The anatomy section is made up of 20 chapters, each 2—3 pages long, starting with possible viva questions related to the topic.
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.