OSCEs for Dentistry


Author: Kathleen Fan

Publisher: PasTest Ltd

ISBN: 1905635508

Category: Dentistry

Page: 338

View: 9081

Suitable for undergraduate BDS exam-takers, postgraduate MFDS exams, and overseas candidates sitting their IQEs, this book offers a revision text developed by dentists focussed on getting students through their dental OSCE exams.

OSCEs for Medical Finals


Author: Hamed Khan,Iqbal Khan,Akhil Gupta,Nazmul Hussain,Sathiji Nageshwaran

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118441923

Category: Medical

Page: 312

View: 624

OSCEs for Medical Finals has been written by doctors froma variety of specialties with extensive experience of medicaleducation and of organising and examining OSCEs. The book and website package consists of the most common OSCEscenarios encountered in medical finals, together with checklists,similar to OSCE mark schemes, that cover all of the key learningpoints students need to succeed. Each topic checklist containscomprehensive exam-focussed advice on how to maximise performancetogether with a range of ‘insider's tips' on OSCE strategyand common OSCE pitfalls. Designed to provide enough coverage for those students who wantto gain as many marks as possible in their OSCEs, and not just abook which will ensure students ‘scrape a pass', the book isfully supported by a companion website at ahref="http://www.wiley.com/go/khan/osces"www.wiley.com/go/khan/osces/a,containing: OSCE checklists from the book A survey of doctors and students of which OSCEs have a highchance of appearing in finals in each UK medical school

Clinical Problems in Dentistry

50 Osces and Scrs for the Post Graduate Dentist


Author: John Laszlo

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1493119761

Category: Medical

Page: 769

View: 4845

Clinical Problems in Dentistry 50 OSCEs and SCRs. This book gives both an understanding and an approach to pass both MFDS and MJDF exams. Detailed cases from real patients will enable the postgraduate dentist to gain an appreciation of the standards required and the professional behaviours expected from a successful candidate. Building the basic OSCE into the SCR, this is the only book aimed at both the MFDS and MJDF exams. Starting with Exam Expectations, the following fi ve chapters of subject-based questions cover: Medical Emergencies, Medical Matters, Ethical Examples, Clinical Cases and ends with Procedural Problems. Written in line with the 2013 GDC Standards, this text should prove to be useful, not only for those preparing for the MFDS and MJDF exams, but for all members of the dental team who wish to use Clinical Problems in Dentistry for their CPD requirements. Clinical Problems in Dentistry has been content evaluated, edited and reviewed. It should prove to be a valuable addition for the modern dental professionals reading. Key Features: 1. Mandatory Core CPD areas covered. 2. Focus on communication and non-technical skills for the exam and the clinic. 3. Additional information from the OSCE to the SCR level for each question. 4. Citations and references provided for further reading. 5. Easy to read, detailed studies of patients, describing them as people and not just clinical cases.

Levison's Textbook for Dental Nurses


Author: Carole Hollins

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118500431

Category: Medical

Page: 584

View: 2254

In this brand-new 11th edition of the original, best-selling book, Levison's Textbook for Dental Nurses gives you the same great comprehensive coverage of everything students preparing for their dental nurse qualification need to know, and also includes for the first time: A new look and feel, packed with illustrations and diagrams to make visual learning easy Key Learning Points in every chapter help you master essential information An accompanying website designed to help you test your knowledge with self-assessment exercises, case-studies and downloadable images Fully in line with the most recent developments in dental nursing practice and education, Levison's Textbook for Dental Nurses is the only dental nursing book written specifically to cater to the new NEBDN Diploma in Dental Nursing. Written by Carole Hollins, the former Chair of the National Examining Board for Dental Nurses, the new edition of Levison's classic textbook is the only companion you need to get you through to qualification as a successful and accomplished dental nurse.

The Finalist's Guide to Passing the OSCE

Clinical Examinations and Procedures


Author: Ian Mann,Alastair Noyce

Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing

ISBN: 1846193125

Category: Medical

Page: 176

View: 8766

Performing well in the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) requires sound medical knowledge and a systematic approach to clinical examination. It is the most daunting assessment for medical students - they are expected to take full and accurate medical histories, perform structured and comprehensive clinical examinations, and display competence and dexterity when performing procedures. They must also demonstrate interest and enthusiasm towards their patients, and show empathy when appropriate. This book will help you to focus on key point scoring areas, learn golden rules for each examination and avoid pitfalls, potential disasters and common mistakes. It provides essential details on structure and approach, without weighing you down - its handy size means you can use it at the bedside, on the ward, or whilst observing other students examining a patient. The best practice methods for approaching patients at each station will ensure that you'll have the confidence to impress examiners.

Succeeding in Essays, Exams and OSCEs for Nursing Students


Author: Judith Nabb,Kay Hutchfield,Mooi Standing

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 0857250612

Category: Medical

Page: 120

View: 9015

This book helps nursing students better understand the processes of assessment so that every student can achieve their potential in their studies. It looks at each of the major forms of assessment including essays, exams, portfolios, OSCIs, presentations and practice assessments. It specifically addresses the needs of nursing students on new degree courses and therefore gives a clear insight on how to succeed as a student nurse.

OSCE for Clinical Dental Sciences


Author: Pvk Chakravarthy,Lehari A. Teland

Publisher: Jaypee Brothers Medical Pub

ISBN: 9789351522164

Category: Medical

Page: 150

View: 2042

Bailey & Love's Short Practice of Surgery 26E


Author: Norman Williams,P Ronan O'Connell

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 144416502X

Category: Medical

Page: 1530

View: 5587

Highly Commended, BMA Medical Book Awards 2014 Bailey & Love's Short Practice of Surgery remains one of the world's pre-eminent medical textbooks, beloved by generations of surgeons, with lifetime sales in excess of one million copies. Under the guidance of the eminent editors, the expert team of contributors have revised and updated the material throughout while retaining those features praised in previous editions. The content is sub-divided into parts for ease of reference. Sections devoted to the underlying principles of surgical practice, investigation and diagnosis, and pre-operative care are followed by chapters covering all aspects of surgical trauma. The remainder of the book considers each of the surgical specialties in turn, from elective orthopaedics through skin, head, and neck, breast and endocrine, cardiothoracic and vascular, abdominal and genitourinary to transplantation. Key features: Authoritative — emphasises the importance of effective clinical examination and soundly based surgical principles while taking account throughout of the latest developments in surgical practice Current — text and illustrations fully revised with brand new chapters on patient safety, day care surgery (outpatient), and bariatric surgery Readable — preserves the clear, direct writing style, uncluttered by technical jargon, that has proved so popular in previous editions User-friendly — numerous photographs, explanatory line diagrams, learning objectives, summary boxes, biographical footnotes and memorable anecdotes support and enhance the textual descriptions This 26th edition retains a wide appeal among all those studying surgery, from undergraduate medical students to those in preparation for their postgraduate surgical examinations. In addition, its high standing and reputation for unambiguous advice continue to make it the first point of reference for many practising surgeons.

Questions and Answers for Dental Nurses


Author: Carole Hollins

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118341538

Category: Medical

Page: 304

View: 7822

Questions and Answers for Dental Nurses has been completelyrevised and updated for its third edition. Encompassing thesignificant changes to the NEBDN National Certificate, this booknow includes both standard Multiple Choice Questions and the newstyle Extended Matching Questions with helpful explanatoryinformation on responses. As a self-assessment tool this revisionguide is a must-have for all trainee dental nurses looking to siteither the NEBDN examination or the NVQ in Oral Healthcare, up tolevel 3. Completely revised content and updated format The author is the current Chairman of the NEBDN and a member ofits 'New Exam Project' Question Writing Team. 14 chapters in 4 sections covering the whole curriculum 2 types of multiple choice question throughout: 1 of 5 single best answer questions New scenario-based extended matching questions Clear explanation of answers Invaluable resource for independent revision Boosts confidence of readers preparing for examinations

Basic Guide to Dental Procedures


Author: Carole Hollins

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118924576

Category: Medical

Page: 176

View: 6846

Basic Guide to Dental Procedures, Second Edition provides an essential introduction to the core preventative and restorative treatments routinely carried out in the modern dental practice. Written as a guide for the whole dental team, ‘before and after’ colour photographs enable the reader to understand and explain the procedures to their patient with confidence. Each section is clearly structured to cover the reasoning behind the treatment described, the relevant dental background, the basics of how each procedure is carried out and any necessary aftercare information. Key features include: Colour photographs throughout combined with concise text to highlight the crucial points of each procedure Suitable for the whole dental team, from office support staff to the dentist explaining procedures to a patient Thoroughly updated and revised in line with the substantial changes to the role and professional obligations of the dental nurse, including a new chapter detailing extended duties The new images of tray set-ups means it is an ideal companion for trainee dental nurses studying for the NEBDN OSCE exam

Lehrbuch der Medizinischen Physiologie

Die Physiologie des Menschen für Studierende der Medizin und Ärzte


Author: William F. Ganong

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662006278

Category: Medical

Page: 820

View: 9936

Essential Skills for a Medical Teacher E-Book

An Introduction to Teaching and Learning in Medicine


Author: Ronald M Harden,Jennifer M Laidlaw

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702051209

Category: Medical

Page: 272

View: 6863

Essential Skills for a Medical Teacher is a new book that will serve as a perfect introduction for new teachers to the exciting opportunities facing them, whether they are working in undergraduate, postgraduate or continuing education. It will also be of considerable use to more experienced teachers to review and assess their own practice and gain a new perspective on how best to facilitate their students' or trainees' learning. The contents are based on the authors’ extensive experience of what works in medical education, whether in teaching and curriculum planning or in the organisation of faculty development courses in medical education at basic and advanced levels. About the authors Ronald M Harden is General Secretary for the Association of Medical Education in Europe, Editor of Medical Teacher, former Professor of Medical Education, Director of the Centre for Medical Education and Teaching Dean at the University of Dundee, UK and Professor of Medical Education at Al-Imam University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He is internationally recognised for his commitment to developing new approaches to medical education, curriculum planning and to teaching and learning. His contributions to excellence in medical education have attracted numerous awards. Jennifer M Laidlaw is Former Assistant Director of the Education Development Unit of the Scottish Council for Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education and the University of Dundee, UK. She has planned, organised and lead courses on medical education both in Dundee and overseas. She has acted as a medical education consultant for the World Health Organisation, the British Council, medical schools and colleges. The text provides hints drawn from practical experience to help teachers create powerful learning opportunities for their students, providing readable guidelines and introducing new techniques that potentially could be adopted for use in any teaching programme. Throughout the book introduces some key basic principles that underpin the practical advice that is given and which will help to inform teaching practice. This book will assist readers to reflect on and analyse with colleagues the different ways that their work as a teacher or trainer can be approached and how their student or trainee's learning can be made more effective.

Mastering the OSCE, Objective Structured Clinical Examination and CSA, Clinical Skills Assessment


Author: Jo-Ann Reteguiz,Beverly Cornel-Avendano

Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange

ISBN: 9780071381352

Category: Medical

Page: 365

View: 2425

This one-of-a-kind book prepares US and Canadian medical students and IMGs for the OSCE and CSA by simulating patient cases likely to be tested on the examinations. It presents more than 60 cases in the core areas of internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, psychiatry, and surgery to assess students' interpersonal and physical diagnosis skills. Each case presents the reader with a brief patient background, and

Effective Learning and Teaching in Medical, Dental and Veterinary Education


Author: Sharon Huttly,John Sweet,Ian Taylor

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135727112

Category: Education

Page: 224

View: 5085

The Effective Learning and Teaching in Higher Education series will include over 20 volumes, each packed with up-to-date advice, guidance and expert opinion on teaching in the key subjects in higher education today and backed up by the authority of the Institute for Learning and Teaching. This book covers all of the key issues concerning the effective teaching in medical, dental and veterinary education. It includes contributions from a wide range of experts in the field, with a broad and international perspective. It includes material on teaching and the support of learning, effectively using learning materials and IT in clinical education, assessment, developing effective learning environments, developing reflective practice, and personal development.


the formation of an ethical professional identity in the peer-review professions


Author: University of St. Thomas (Saint Paul, Minn.). School of Law

Publisher: N.A


Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 7813