Cracking the boards: USMLE step 1

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Random House, Dec 5, 2000 - Medical - 796 pages
This guide offers a thorough review of all topics covered in the first two years of medical school. Because it is written by past and present medical students who know what it's like to study for the boards, Cracking the Boards: USMLE Step 1 presents the material in the clearest, most easily accessible manner possible.

It includes:
A focused review of all the material students need to know for the exam
Bolded key terms for easy reference, plus hundreds of labeled illustrations
The Princeton Review's proven score-raising approach for USMLE success
Hundreds of charts, and diagrams
Reviews of all the material students need to know: biochemistry, cell biology, human genetics, pharmacology, microbiology, immunology and more

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About the author (2000)

Michael Stein, a physician, teaches at Brown University. His first novel, "Probabilities," was nominated for the PEN/Hemingway Award. Both his first & second novel, "The White Life," were published by The Permanent Press.