Cracking the MRCS Viva is an outstanding guide to the MRCS Viva examination. Its unique approach recreates the structure and content of each individual viva. This new book sets itself the enormous task of helping surgical trainees through their MRCS viva. Three of its authors have recently been through the viva in. Safe surgery is founded upon accurate knowledge of the appropriate anatomy. The purpose of this book is to bring the latter into the operating theatre to.

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The title will be removed from your cart because it is not giva in this region. Offline Computer — Download Bookshelf software to your desktop so you can view your eBooks with or without Internet access. The subsequent sections continue in the same style, with possible questions, lists of related topics and the required Information presented as bullet points, tables and reproducible line drawings. There is then a list of Important diagrams and equations that should be committed to memory, most of which are also found elsewhere in the text.

Cracking the MRCS Viva: A Revision Guide

Critical care receives over pages and contains many important definitions, with some drawn from the physiology section. Please review our privacy policy. I was surprised to find that the crackimg oncological surgery covered in this section is breast, and little attention is paid to bowel procedures other than appendicectomy and hernia repairs. The anatomy section is made up of 20 chapters, each 2—3 pages long, starting with possible viva questions related to the topic.

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The importance of being methodical and logical is emphasised, starting with the basics. Product pricing will be adjusted to match the corresponding currency. This new book sets itself the enormous task of helping surgical trainees through their MRCS viva.

Reviewed by Clare Heywood. Applied surgical physiology concentrates hte on the kidney and successfully makes renal physiology seem simple over a few pages.


CPD consists of any educational activity which helps to maintain and develop knowledge, problem-solving, and technical skills with the aim to provide better mrca care through higher standards. Nrcs Bookshelf application offers access: It suggests that you can show you are well prepared for the examination by taking a pen and paper into the viva to recreate the diagrams as you answer questions. Applied surgical pathology begins with a very helpful A-Z guide of pathological terms.

Cracking the MRCS Viva: A Revision Guide

Request an e-inspection copy. The text goes on to answer these questions in succinct form, making the major points with the aid of further mnemonics. It could be through conference attendance, group discussion or directed reading to name just a few examples. What are VitalSource eBooks? We provide a free online form to document your learning and a certificate for your records. The rest of the book is split into six sections: This includes working through numerous possible viva topics, with commonly asked questions and their answers.

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Support Center Support Center. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Toggle navigation Additional Book Information. A Multimedia Reference Provides expert clinical guidance and real-world cases throughout, ensuring that this resource is a go-to learning and reference tool useful for clinicians in the cardiology field.

Copyright and License information Disclaimer. At the beginning of each chapter there is a list of all related topics within the book, which saves referring to the index. Action potentials and effects at neuromuscular junctions bring medical school memories flooding back.

Add to Wish List. Tbe book is an excellent purchase for anyone about to sit the viva; it can give you confidence in what you know and is full of helpful ways to remember basic anatomy and physiology. The introductory section works through examination technique, giving memorable mnemonics and a surgical sieve to use while describing conditions and their causes.

Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update crackingg Flash plugin. Its unique approach recreates the structure and content of each individual viva, allowing the reader to self-test, or two students to recreate mock viva sessions for themselves. Exclusive web offer for individuals. Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery: Divided into six sections to mirror the exam – applied surgical anatomy, operative surgery, appl.


Five pages are devoted to orthopaedic-related approaches and procedures, covering Colles’ fracture, scaphoid fractures, surgical approaches to the hip, dynamic hip screw insertion and crcaking approach to the knee joint.

Three of its authors have recently been through the viva in London, Edinburgh and Glasgow, and, together with a senior examiner for the intercollegiate examination, have come up with a book that guides the candidate through what they could be faced with in the examination. Infection, Inflammation, metabolic disorders and neoplasia in their many forms are worked through, including universal precautions and HIV.

The first edition does, however, contain a number of printing errors, particularly in the anatomy section.

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Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. The country you have selected will crackinb in the following: Each section is organised alphabetically, which does lead to much page flicking if you wish to revise, for example, the nerves supplying the arm. Operative surgery covers the most common procedures that could be expected of a trainee and also some larger procedures such as carotid endarterectomy and renal transplantation.

Divided into six sections to mirror the exam — applied surgical anatomy, operative surgery, applied surgical pathology, principles of surgery, applied surgical physiology, and critical care — each section covers a range of topics, listed alphabetically, and contains all the information required to pass the exam using concise, bullet-point text, helpful tables and easy to reproduce diagrams.

Description Table of Contents Author s Bio. Its main potential pitfall is the uncertainty in the examination system within the new run-through training, which could leave its advice on technique obsolete. We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption.