First aid for the wards: insider advice for the clinical years

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Appleton & Lange, 1998 - Health & Fitness - 302 pages
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From the authors who brought you First Aid for the USMLE, this new book in the First Aid Series is designed to help medical students make the transition form the basic science portion of their studies to the hospital wards.

The first book on the market written by medical students for medical students, this unique tool provides an orientation to the hospital environment, its staff, and individual clinical rotations. Student-proven advice on planning the work day, interacting with ward team members, organizing patient information, and surviving call is all included. Student recommendations for all major clinical texts are also provided.

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Tao Le, MD, MHS, is Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Allergy and Immunology at the University of Louisville. He is also affiliated with the Division of Allergy and Immunology at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Vikas Bhushan, MD in Santa Monica, CA

Amin has extensive experience in the field of medical education. Dr. Amin earned his BS in biology at the University of Illinois in 1992. He then went to get his MD with Research Distinction from the University of Miami School of Medicine in 1996 and completed three years of residency training in orthopedic surgery at Orlando Regional Medical Center.

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