Physician Assistant Review

Physician Assistant Review 9781451144093
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Publication Date: Aug 23, 2012
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Edition: Fourth
ISBN/ISSN: 9781451144093
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Physician Assistant Review, 4th Edition prepares students and practicing physician assistants for the certification (PANCE) and recertification (PANRE) examinations. This comprehensive text includes a review of the required primary care medical knowledge, while providing test taking and study strategies in a highly-organized format.

 

Each section, organized by body system, describes common diseases while covering etiology, pathology, clinical features, diagnostic studies and management. The text’s companion website provides 1,000 board format questions to ensure your comprehension of the material. Complete explanations of your correct and incorrect answers help you better understand which areas to focus on while studying.

 

New to this edition:

·         New chapter on preventive medicine with a special focus on public health

·         A component of emergency medicine is threaded throughout the book

·         The latest standards of care and revisions based on our readers’ feedback will keep you up-to-date

·         An expanded, online test bank of one  exam with 360-questions includes correct and incorrect answer rationales to focus your study

·         Expanded surgery chapter (skin, endocrine, disorders of the breast, vascular disorders, gastrointestinal, genitourinary tract, disorders of bone, trauma, and nutrition disorders) to reflect NCCPA specialty examinations

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New to this edition:

·         New chapter on preventive medicine with a special focus on public health

·         A component of emergency medicine is threaded throughout the book

·         The latest standards of care and revisions based on our readers’ feedback will keep you up-to-date

·         An expanded, online test bank of one  exam with 360-questions includes correct and incorrect answer rationales to focus your study

·         Expanded surgery chapter (skin, endocrine, disorders of the breast, vascular disorders, gastrointestinal, genitourinary tract, disorders of bone, trauma, and nutrition disorders) to reflect NCCPA specialty examinations

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  • Edition: Fourth
  • Product Format: Softbound
  • ISBN: 9781451144093
  • Trim Size: 8.375 x 10.875
  • Pages: 512
  • Pub Date: Aug 23, 2012
  • Weight: 2.0

Table of contents

1. Head, Ears, Eyes, Nose, Throat Disorders
Michelle L. Heinan and Aaron L. Shapiro

2. Pulmonary Disorders
Diane Abercombie, Todd Smith, and Torry Grantham Cobb

3. Heart and Blood Vessel Disorders
Matt Dane Baker

4. Gastrointestinal Disorders
Rosalie G. Coppola and Julie J. Kinzel

5. Behavioral Disorders
M. Rebecca Buckley and Anthony S. Zaza

6. Neurology
Adrian S. Banning, George S. Bottomley, and Judy Nunes

7. Musculoskeletal Disorders
Patrick C. Auth, Jennifer Hixon, and Robert D. Howard

8. Skin Disorders
Naveed Ahmed

9. Endocrine Disorders
Ellen D. Feld, Daniela Cheles-Livingston, and Ann McDonough Madden

10. Renal and Urinary Tract Disorders
Eric W. Cucchi and Theresa J. Riethle

11A. Male Reproductive Disorders
Jose “Pepe” E. Barcega and Patrick C. Auth

11B. Female Reproductive Disorders
Grace P. Landel, Robin Wempe, and Margaret Schwedler

12. Complicated Pregnancies
Melissa M. Kagarise and Jill M. Cavalet

13. Hematologic Disorders
Elizabeth Quinlan-Bohn

14. Infectious Diseases
Rebecca Lovell Scott

15. Pediatric Care and Common Disorders
Susan M. Dubendorfer and Joseph Mileto

16. Surgery Disorders
William Demshok, Richard Fien, Debbie Hanson, Randi Beth Cooperman, Michael R. Arnold, Doreen Parkhurst, Keith Moore, and Lee Dresden Goldberg

17. Geriatric Disorders
Matt Dane Baker and Florida Olivieri

18. Pharmacology
G. John DiGregorio, Reamer L. Bushardt, and Lawrence Carey

19. Ethical and Legal Considerations
Vicki D. Lachman and F.J. Gino Gianola

20. Environmental Emergencies
Joseph C. Krolikowski and Charles Stream

21. Preventive Medicine
Parmjeet S. Saini and Patrick C. Auth

22. Study and Test-Taking Strategies
Jeffrey Bonfield