Dr. Pestana's Surgery Notes: Top 180 Vignettes for the Surgical Wards

by Carlos Pestana
  • Paperback


Surgery review book for:

(1) junior medical students studying for their Surgery shelf exam
(2) physicians studying for their USMLE Step 2 exam

Surgical clerkship allows senior medical students to develop clinical skills and gain a better understanding of surgical disease while caring for patients. But time in the wards is limited, and clerkship covers only a tiny sample of the surgical universe. Dr. Pestana's Surgery Notes, by distinguished surgery instructor Dr. Carlos Pestana, is a proven guide to ensure your surgical knowledge. With a concise, comprehensive review and 180 high-yield surgical vignettes for self-testing, it contains the surgery knowledge you need to excel on the Surgery shelf exam and USMLE Step 2 CK.

— Concise high-yield review of core surgery material
— 180 vignettes for self-testing
— Used by med students for over a decade
— Fully up-to-date
— Pocket-sized to carry with you in the wards

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ISBN: 9781609789169
Publisher: Kaplan Publishing
Publication Date: Jan 3, 2013
Cover: paperback
Pages: 240
Weight: 0.227 kg

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