Now updated to reflect the USMLE Step 2 exam, with greater emphasis on case presentations and diagnostic skills. Approximately 400 new clinical vignettes with accompanying questions (500 questions in all)--now featuring expanded answers referenced to leading textbooks or journal articles. Reviewed by McGraw-Hill's Medical Student Advisory Committee to ensure simulation of the USMLE test-taking experience.
Table of contents
The Newborn Infant.
The Cardiovascular System.
The Respiratory System.
The Gastrointestinal Tract.
The Urinary Tract.
The Neuromuscular System.
Infectious Diseases and Immunology.
Hematologic and Neoplastic Diseases.
Endocrine, Metabolic, and Genetic Disorders.
Robert J. Yetman, MD is Professor of Pediatrics, Director of Community and General Pediatrics, University of Texas-Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas.
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