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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom

  • Author: Samuel Lin,John Hijjawi
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
  • ISBN: 0071833994
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 960
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SCORE YOUR HIGHEST ON THE PLASTIC SURGERY IN-TRAINING AND BOARD EXAMS! This powerful, results-oriented study guide delivers everything you need to improve knowledge, confidence, and recall. Featuring a rigorous quick-hit Q&A presentation consisting of short clinical questions with concise answers, this is truly your most effective weapon when preparing for plastic and reconstructive surgery in-training and board exams. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom delivers more than 90 chapters covering the most commonly tested topics on exams. A team of renowned contributors provides you with the most up-to-date content across a variety of plastic and reconstructive topics. By reviewing one topic at a time, you can quickly and easily identify your areas of strength and weakness. The quick-hit format distills key facts and clinical pearls which are essential to exam success. This high-yield review is the perfect complement to larger texts and delivers an intense streamlined review in the days and weeks prior to the exam. · 6,400+ rapid-fire questions cover the core competencies on the plastic surgery board exam · NEW CHAPTERS on cutting-edge topics such as Surgical Management of Migraine Headaches and Radiation Therapy and Breast Reduction · NEW FULL-COLOR INSERT containing thirty images · Chapters thoroughly revised to reflect the latest breakthroughs and advances · Completely updated to include high-yield topics found on the in-training examination and written boards GET THE HIGHEST SCORE POSSIBLE WITH: BULL’S-EYE HITS on plastic surgery board exam topics – the meaningful and the frequently tested TOOLS TO IMPRINT YOUR MEMORY – pearls, drills, mnemonics, visual imagery, and other tested learning aids RAPID-FIRE Q&A PRESENTATION that maximizes your study time NO CONFUSING WRONG ANSWERS to clutter your memory

Current Reconstructive Surgery

Current Reconstructive Surgery

  • Author: Joseph Serletti,Peter Taub,Liza Wu
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
  • ISBN: 0071477233
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 824
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Full-color, step-by-step guidance on peforming reconstructive surgical procedures

Introduction to RF Power Amplifier Design and Simulation

Introduction to RF Power Amplifier Design and Simulation

  • Author: Abdullah Eroglu
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • ISBN: 1576263851
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 449
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Introduction to RF Power Amplifier Design and Simulation fills a gap in the existing literature by providing step-by-step guidance for the design of radio frequency (RF) power amplifiers, from analytical formulation to simulation, implementation, and measurement. Featuring numerous illustrations and examples of real-world engineering applications, this book: Gives an overview of intermodulation and elaborates on the difference between linear and nonlinear amplifiers Describes the high-frequency model and transient characteristics of metal–oxide–semiconductor field-effect transistors Details active device modeling techniques for transistors and parasitic extraction methods for active devices Explores network and scattering parameters, resonators, matching networks, and tools such as the Smith chart Covers power-sensing devices including four-port directional couplers and new types of reflectometers Presents RF filter designs for power amplifiers as well as application examples of special filter types Demonstrates the use of computer-aided design (CAD) tools, implementing systematic design techniques Blending theory with practice, Introduction to RF Power Amplifier Design and Simulation supplies engineers, researchers, and RF/microwave engineering students with a valuable resource for the creation of efficient, better-performing, low-profile, high-power RF amplifiers.

Plastic Surgery Emergencies

Plastic Surgery Emergencies

Principles and Techniques

  • Author: Jamal M. Bullocks,Patrick W. Hsu,Shayan A. Izaddost
  • Publisher: Thieme
  • ISBN: 1626231168
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 304
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The second edition of this detailed guide to the diagnosis and treatment of common plastic surgery emergencies includes updated clinical information on the most common emergency situations. This book gives first-year plastic surgery residents the basic skills they need to progress in their training and ultimately be successful in their practice. Key Features of the Second Edition: New chapter covering sternal wounds Easy-to-follow color diagrams demonstrating key procedures and full-color photographs for rapid diagnosis Plastic Surgery Emergencies is an indispensable resource for clinicians, residents, and trainees in plastic surgery. It is also ideal for all emergency room personnel, including ER physicians, physicians' assistants, and nurse practitioners, as well as family practice physicians.

Flaps and Reconstructive Surgery

Flaps and Reconstructive Surgery

  • Author: Fu-Chan Wei,Samir Mardini
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323260705
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 828
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With coverage of nearly twice the number of flaps as the previous edition, Flaps and Reconstructive Surgery, 2nd Edition provides trainees and practicing surgeons alike with the detailed, expert knowledge required to ensure optimal outcomes. It includes chapters and expert commentaries from more than 100 authors and world-renowned leaders in the field, while brand-new cases and high-quality illustrations focused on flap harvest, markings, and reconstruction keep you abreast of today's latest developments. Includes high-quality illustrations of regional anatomy, flap anatomy, and step-by-step flap dissections, as well as clear photographs demonstrating successful reconstructions. Detailed case studies illustrate how to optimize every aspect of care for the reconstructive surgery patient, including the postoperative period and long-term follow-up. Brand-new section on reconstruction takes an algorithmic approach to the reconstruction of defects around the body. Features chapters covering the entire spectrum of reconstructive surgery, including head and neck reconstruction, chest wall reconstruction, abdominal wall, upper and lower extremity, and facial reanimation. Content focuses on both local and free flaps. New section on reconstructive transplant surgery highlights major topics such as face and hand transplantations, abdominal wall transplantation, uterus transplantation, and nerve allotransplantation.

Michigan Manual of Plastic Surgery

Michigan Manual of Plastic Surgery

  • Author: David L. Brown,Gregory H. Borschel,Benjamin Levi
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN: 1469831228
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 624
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The first and only pocket-sized, practical manual on plastic surgery, The Michigan Manual of Plastic Surgery is written by residents in the University of Michigan’s renowned plastic surgery training program. This multidisciplinary review features contributions from senior residents in related fields including general surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, otolaryngology, orthopaedics, neurosurgery, and urology. Features: Easy-to-follow outline format covers the full range of clinical problems commonly encountered by plastic surgeons. Core content addresses fundamental principles and techniques, skin and soft tissue lesions, head and neck, facial reconstruction, craniofacial, aesthetic surgery, breast, hand and upper extremities, trunk, lower extremities, genitalia, and burns. Interdisciplinary versatility makes the handbook ideal for medical students and surgical residents seeking clinical consultations and pre-, intra-, and postoperative care. Additionally, the review provides a quick consult for practitioners whose work interacts with plastic and reconstructive surgery, as well as for those preparing for the in-service and written board examinations. NEW to the Second Edition... New full-color illustrations improve visual learning and enhance retention of key concepts. Carefully selected topics correspond to topics on plastic surgery in-service and specialty Board examinations. Helpful icons highlight material covered on the In-Service Board Exam.

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

A Comprehensive Study Guide

  • Author: Brian J.-F Wong,Michelle G. Arnold,Jacob O. Boeckmann
  • Publisher: Springer
  • ISBN: 3319180355
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 377
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​​​​​This new text helps ​facial plastic surgery fellows and advanced residents in otolaryngology/head and neck surgery find the answers they’re looking for when preparing to take the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery exam. Covering core content relevant to the ABFPRS board exam, this guide emphasizes key facts and clinical pearls essential to exam success and includes hypothetical exam questions and relevant surgical and clinical images. Written by leader in the field and the Director for the facial plastic surgery fellowship program at the University of California Irvine, this book discusses everything from basic techniques and evidence-based medicine, to fillers, injectables, implants and the psychological aspects of plastic surgery. Additionally, the chapter layout and organization of the Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Study Guide allows the reader to focus on just those topics relevant to the board exam, making it a must-have for anyone preparing to take the exam.​

Review of Plastic Surgery

Review of Plastic Surgery

  • Author: Donald W. Buck II
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323354912
  • Category: Surgery, Plastic
  • Page: 384
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Review of Plastic Surgery, by Dr. Donald W. Buck II, provides essential information on more than 40 topics found on in-service, board, and MOC exams, as well as the challenges you face in everyday practice. Using a streamlined, highly illustrated format, it efficiently covers all of the material you need to know - from basic science to clinical knowledge in plastic surgery, including subspecialty topics. The high-yield format means that you'll spend more time mastering important information and less time searching for it. Zero in on more than 40 essential topics found on in-service, board, and certifying exams in plastic surgery. Test your mastery of the material with self-assessment sections that mimic questions encountered on board exams. Clearly visualize key content thanks to superb, full-color illustrations throughout. Find and retain important information that's presented in a concise, high-yield manner - through bulleted text, detailed illustrations, and easy-to-digest lists.

Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

  • Author: Tuan Anh Tran,Zubin J. Panthaki,Jamal J. Hoballah,Seth R. Thaller
  • Publisher: Springer
  • ISBN: 3319406310
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 670
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This text provides a comprehensive overview of operative dictations in plastic, aesthetic, and reconstructive surgical procedures, which will serve as a valuable resource for residents, fellows, and practicing surgeons. The book provides step-by-step operative details regarding all indexed plastic surgery cases that a resident is expected to be thoroughly acquainted with for his or her daily practice and examinations. Each case is preceded by a list of common indications, covering most of the situations in which particular procedures will be used, as well as a list of essential steps. Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery will serve as a very useful resource for physicians dealing with, and interested in the field of plastic surgery. It will also provide the related data for the newly minted practicing plastic surgeons. All chapters are written by authorities in their fields and include the most up-to-date scientific and clinical information.

Plastic Surgery Review

Plastic Surgery Review

A Study Guide for the In-Service, Written Board, and Maintenance of Certification Exams

  • Author: Gregory Lakin
  • Publisher: Thieme
  • ISBN: 1604068353
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 235
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This high-yield, compact review book covers all topics that appear on the exams that lead to initial certification and recertification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Topics are presented in outline format to facilitate quick review and recall of information. Key Features: Focuses only on what residents, fellows, and practicing plastic surgeons need to know to score well and pass their exams, helping them make efficient use of study time Written in a style similar to a cheat sheet, with buzzwords, mnemonics, diagrams, drawings, tables, and bullet points Each chapter has been reviewed by experts in plastic surgery, ensuring that the information is current and accurate Residents, fellows, and practicing plastic surgeons will find this book to be an invaluable resource throughout their training and careers.

Operative Procedures in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery

Operative Procedures in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery

  • Author: Ari S. Hoschander,Christopher J. Salgado,Wrood Kassira,Seth R. Thaller
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • ISBN: 1466585609
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 309
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Operative Procedures in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to the most common plastic, aesthetic, and reconstructive procedures. Few resources in the field provide such a detailed description of commonly performed operations in one place. Each chapter presents a well-documented technique for a specific clinical diagnosis. It discusses preoperative markings, intraoperative details, postoperative instructions, and avoidance of complications for each surgical procedure presented. The authors use extensive clinical photographs, drawings, and detailed descriptions to guide readers through each procedure. A list of the essential equipment required for each operation is provided. In addition, the book includes a list of commonly accepted CPT codes associated with the described procedure. In all, 32 procedures are presented including skin grafting, breast reconstruction, liposuction, carpal tunnel release, breast augmentation, brow lift, orbital floor fracture, mandible fracture management, lower extremity reconstruction, and more. Written by experts in plastic and reconstructive surgery worldwide, this book is a valuable resource for practicing plastic surgeons as well as residents and fellows in plastic surgery.

Plastic Surgery Case Review

Plastic Surgery Case Review

Oral Board Study Guide

  • Author: Albert S. Woo
  • Publisher: Thieme
  • ISBN: 1604068086
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 208
  • View: 5743
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Focusing on the clinical information that must be mastered for success on oral board exams, Plastic Surgery Case Review presents 50 case studies, each of which highlights a specific topic that is frequently covered in the oral boards. It contains short, high-yield chapters that are designed to serve as a thorough yet quick review of pertinent information that physicians will encounter in the examination. Key Features: Each chapter begins with a case study that is modeled after the oral boards. Each case study includes: a description of the case and the work-up for similar scenarios, a discussion of treatment options, complications, and critical errors to avoid High-quality color illustrations throughout Chapters are organized in bullet-point format, making the book quick and easy to read This book will be an essential resource for plastic surgeons, residents, fellows, and other trainees studying for the oral board exams and a useful guide for plastic surgeons preparing for operative cases.

Essentials of Plastic Surgery

Essentials of Plastic Surgery

Q&A Companion

  • Author: Alex P. Jones,Jeffrey E. Janis
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • ISBN: 1482237059
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 897
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Essentials of Plastic Surgery: Q&A Companion is the companion to Essentials of Plastic Surgery, Second Edition, which covers a wide variety of topics in aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. As such, it is designed to test your knowledge of the source book, which may be helpful in the clinical setting and beyond. It presents both multiple choice questions and extended matching questions in single best answer format. The 1200 questions are carefully constructed to be practical and thorough, and are accompanied by detailed answers that help enhance understanding of both the right and wrong answers. Compact enough to fit in a lab coat pocket, its design and organization allow for quick and easy reading. The print book is accompanied by a complimentary eBook that can be accessed on smartphones and tablets. It is the go-to resource for all students of plastic surgery, whether residents in training or experienced practitioners.

Essentials of Aesthetic Surgery

Essentials of Aesthetic Surgery

  • Author: Jeffrey E. Janis
  • Publisher: Thieme
  • ISBN: 1626238677
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1024
  • View: 525
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Essentials of Aesthetic Surgery may fit in your pocket, but this easy-to-follow guide is teeming with valuable cutting-edge topics in cosmetic surgery. Focusing on both traditional and emerging concepts, techniques and innovations in aesthetic surgery, this portable book draws from the expertise of experienced surgeons to provide step-by-step instructions for the procedures surgeons build their careers on. This comprehensive guide offers readers: A practical guide to the most sought-after procedures, presented by internationally recognized experts Follows the best-selling Essentials of Plastic Surgery structure, which explores techniques and tips for success in a succinct, accessible, bulleted format Modern perspectives on traditional procedures, including facelift, necklift, blepharoplasty, rhinoplasty, breast augmentation, liposuction, abdominoplasty, and thighlift A deeper look at correction of the tear trough deformity, lateral canthopexy, Asian blepharoplasty, secondary and ethnic rhinoplasty, the nasolabial fold, lip augmentation, nonsurgical rejuvenation, augmentation-mastopexy, gluteal augmentation, genital surgery, and transgender surgery Take-home points at the end of each chapter to summarize the content for easy review Rich, high-quality photographs and illustrations for an in-depth understanding of the pertinent anatomy As the role of the plastic surgeon has evolved, so must the techniques and available procedures to address the needs of the diverse aesthetic surgery patient population. Aesthetic surgery continues to grow exponentially in popularity, and this guide provides surgeons with the tools they need to stay abreast of changing trends and innovative techniques to achieve the highest possible patient satisfaction.

Essentials of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma

Essentials of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma

  • Author: Jeffrey R. Marcus, MD,Detlev Erdmann, MD,Eduardo D. Rodriguez, MD
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • ISBN: 1482241625
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 333
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Essentials of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma is destined to become a favorite with all students of plastic surgery, otolaryngology, and maxillofacial surgery, whether residents in training or experienced practitioners. Small enough to fit in a lab coat pocket but comprehensive enough to cover the essential topics in facial trauma, this exceptional manual is just the resource you need. It will prove invaluable as a quick reference on the "front lines" in the emergency room as well as for use in daily practice, when studying for board exams, or simply as a refresher when confronting a difficult clinical problem. This book evolved from the outstanding craniomaxillofacial trauma programs at Duke University and Johns Hopkins University/Maryland Shock Trauma Unit and is built on the principles and treatment protocols employed at these institutions. Contributors are senior surgeons who are paired with current residents or fellows from these programs. They share their practical, hands-on experience. Packed with Critical Information This practical manual provides essential information in a convenient, fully illustrated, and easily accessible outline format. It focuses on the most common problems in facial trauma and then provides the critical information needed for immediate bedside care. Divided into 21 chapters, this handbook is organized into two main sections. Part I focuses on basic principles for managing facial trauma, whereas Part II concerns regional management and contains chapters on injuries to specific anatomic regions. Each chapter within this second section follows a consistent format that includes anatomy, fracture patterns, surgical indications, operative sequence, postoperative care, complications, and recommended follow-up. Tips are highlighted throughout, and a bulleted list of pearls concludes each chapter. References at the end of each chapter direct the reader to additional resource material. Easily Accessible Format This handbook’s design and format make it readily accessible, highly readable, and ideal for quickly locating important information. Bulleted lists, tables, and boxes as well as tips and pearls illuminate key points featured throughout. Despite its size, this book is liberally illustrated with medical art, photographs, and radiographs that depict classic problems, anatomy, and operative steps to help readers identify the problems discussed and understand the nuances of management. The two-color design increases the text’s readability and highlights essential information. If you are treating facial trauma, this is a book that you cannot afford to be without. Slip it into your lab coat pocket and you’ll find a wealth of information at your fingertips!

Plastic Surgery Secrets

Plastic Surgery Secrets

  • Author: Jeffrey Weinzweig
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 9781560532194
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 645
  • View: 7015
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Plastic Surgery Secrets consists of 118 chapter covering the entire scope of plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery in concise, readable, question-and-answer format.

Handbook of Applied Hydrology, Second Edition

Handbook of Applied Hydrology, Second Edition

  • Author: Vijay P. Singh
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
  • ISBN: 0071835105
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 1808
  • View: 5166
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Fully Updated Hydrology Principles, Methods, and Applications Thoroughly revised for the first time in 50 years, this industry-standard resource features chapter contributions from a “who’s who” of international hydrology experts. Compiled by a colleague of the late Dr. Chow, Chow’s Handbook of Applied Hydrology, Second Edition, covers scientific and engineering fundamentals and presents all-new methods, processes, and technologies. Complete details are provided for the full range of ecosystems and models. Advanced chapters look to the future of hydrology, including climate change impacts, extraterrestrial water, social hydrology, and water security. Chow’s Handbook of Applied Hydrology, Second Edition, covers: · The Fundamentals of Hydrology · Data Collection and Processing · Hydrology Methods · Hydrologic Processes and Modeling · Sediment and Pollutant Transport · Hydrometeorologic and Hydrologic Extremes · Systems Hydrology · Hydrology of Large River and Lake Basins · Applications and Design · The Future of Hydrology

The Art of Aesthetic Surgery

The Art of Aesthetic Surgery

Principles and Techniques, Three Volume Set, Second Edition

  • Author: Foad Nahai, M.D.
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • ISBN: 1482241668
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 3187
  • View: 1121
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Seldom does a book achieve status as a classic in its first edition, but The Art of Aesthetic Surgery by Foad Nahai has been hailed as a masterpiece since its inception. Reviews have been universally laudatory, and residents and experienced practitioners alike have embraced this work as the ultimate resource on all things aesthetic. Now, this landmark work has been totally revised and updated with over 40 new chapters (many with new authors) and every chapter has been revised to reflect the latest trends, techniques, and information. This three-volume set also includes seven DVDs with 24 operative videos. Comprehensive Coverage 93 chapters in three volumes cover the full range of cosmetic medical treatments and aesthetic operations. Topics include: Hair transplantation and brow lift Eyelid surgery Laser resurfacing and chemical peels Tissue fillers and fat grafting Rhytidectomy and face and neck lift Facial implants Rhinoplasty and ptoplasty Lip rejuvenation Breast augmentation, reduction, and mastoplexy Surgical, noninvasive, and minimally invasive body contouring Liposuction To address the modern physician’s need for business acumen as well as surgical skill, three chapters focus on practice management, ranging from practice model options, staff and financial management, marketing and communications, and legal issues. World-Renowned Authors Dr. Foad Nahai is an acknowledged leader in aesthetic surgery. He has personally written a third of the chapters for this three-volume work. His contributors, representing the "who’s who" of aesthetic surgery, provide detailed accounts of their techniques for the different operations, as well as the planning process so crucial to producing excellent results. Help with Decision-Making Of particular note are the clinical decision-making chapters authored by Dr. Nahai. This invaluable insight provides readers with a unique overview of the various options for each problem, along with his preferred solutions. Complete with algorithms and case studies, this problem-solving feature offers the expert guidance necessary to sort through options, understand their advantages and limitations, and make the best choice for each patient. Necessary Anatomy Key chapters introducing each major anatomic region or topic area focus on applied anatomy and provide essential information that the surgeon needs to know to execute these surgical maneuvers safely and effectively. Reliable Format This new edition maintains the same features that made the previous edition so popular, including beautiful medical illustrations, large type for readability, and a consistent, comprehensive approach. The semi-atlas format features the applicable images located next to legend text for enhanced clarity.

How to Prepare for the Medical Boards

How to Prepare for the Medical Boards

Secrets for Success on Usmle Step 1 and Comlex Level 1

  • Author: Adeleke T. Adesina
  • Publisher: iUniverse
  • ISBN: 9781450298155
  • Category: Study Aids
  • Page: 108
  • View: 4454
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Studying for major medical exams can be a confusing and stressful task. In HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE MEDICAL BOARDS, third-year medical students Adeleke T. Adesina and Farook W. Taha present a useful guide for medical students studying for both the United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) Step 1 and the Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Exam (COMLEX) Level I. Using a system-based learning method, HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE MEDICAL BOARDS provides a plan to study for the major topics tested on the board exams and suggests a unique approach to reading and keeping mental notes. It discusses the use of First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 and question banks in the preparation process. A bonus chapter addresses how to survive medical schools rigorous education requirements and the most e?cient ways to maximize education while still enjoying life. Based on personal experience, Adesina and Taha help medical students discover the secrets, learn the rules, and avoid common costly mistakes when preparing for and taking important national medical board examinations. These students have developed a unique stepwise approach to help students score above 95 on their medical boards.