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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The importance of being methodical and logical is emphasised, starting with the basics. Infection, Inflammation, metabolic disorders and neoplasia in their many forms are worked through, including universal precautions and HIV. The anatomy section is made up of 20 chapters, each 2—3 pages long, starting crackinf possible viva questions related to the topic.

There is tue a list of Important diagrams and equations that should be committed to memory, most of which are also found elsewhere in the text. Request an e-inspection copy.

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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 first edition does, however, contain a number of printing errors, particularly in the anatomy section. Action potentials and effects at neuromuscular junctions bring medical school memories flooding back. Offline Computer — Download Bookshelf software to your desktop so you can view your eBooks with or without Internet access.

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.

This includes working through numerous possible viva topics, with commonly asked questions and their answers.


Cracking the MRCS Viva: A Revision Guide

Please review our privacy policy. Applied surgical pathology begins with a very helpful Rhe guide of pathological terms. It suggests that you can show you are well prepared for the examination by taking a pen and paper into the viva to recreate the diagrams as you answer questions. The introductory section works through examination technique, giving memorable mnemonics and a surgical sieve to use while describing conditions and their causes. Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery: Mgcs surgery covers the most common procedures that could be expected of a trainee and also some te procedures such as carotid endarterectomy and renal transplantation.

The title will be removed from your cart because it is not available in this region. There is, however, a section on the operative management of bowel cancer in the pathology section.

A Revision Guide Publication Year: All instructor resources are now available on our Instructor Hub. Add to Wish List. At the beginning of each hte there is a list of all related topics within the book, which saves referring to the index. The student resources previously accessed via GarlandScience. This new book sets itself the enormous task of helping surgical trainees through their MRCS viva.

Each crcking is organised alphabetically, which does lead to much page flicking if you wish to revise, for example, the nerves supplying the arm. 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.

Description Table of Contents Author s Bio. The text goes on to answer these questions in succinct form, making the major points with the aid of further mnemonics. Learn More about VitalSource Bookshelf.

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Copyright and License information Disclaimer. We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption. 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 cardiology field.


Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. Toggle navigation Additional Book Information. The country you have selected will result in the following: This book is an excellent purchase for cracoing 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.

Critical care receives over pages and contains many important definitions, with some drawn from the physiology section. The rest of the book is split into six sections: Divided into six sections to mirror the exam – applied surgical anatomy, operative surgery, appl.

Ovid Emcare A premium nursing and allied health database ideal for practice, research, or education. It could be through conference attendance, group discussion or directed reading to name just a few examples. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. Applied surgical physiology concentrates particularly on the kidney and successfully makes renal physiology seem simple over a few pages.

Ann R Coll Surg Engl. Written by registrars who have all recently passed the MRCS, plus an MRCS examiner, this comprehensive and user-friendly revision guide also contains considerable input from other senior specialists.

Cracking the MRCS Viva: A revision guide

Three of its authors have recently been through the viva in London, Edinburgh and Glasgow, and, together with a senior examiner crafking the intercollegiate examination, have come up with a book that guides the candidate through what they could be faced with in the examination.

The Bookshelf application offers access: Its main potential pitfall is the uncertainty in the examination viba within the new run-through training, which could leave its advice on technique obsolete.

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