A Comprehensive Review For the Certification and Recertification Examinations for Physician Assistants
"Published in collaboration with AAPA and PAEA."
"Published in collaboration with AAPA and PAEA."
eveloped and written in cooperation with the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and the Association of Physician Assistant Programs (APAP), this authoritative manual for the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants Examinations (NCCPA) contains review material covering the critical content areas of the Certification (PANCE) and Recertification (PANRE) exams. Edited by a leader in PA education with contributions from PA instructors and practitioners, this manual includes a comprehensive 360-question exam in the last chapter and on CD-ROM (for Windows 95 and higher)
Physician Assistant Board Review, the well-received and highly organized medical reference book, returns with an updated edition that reflects the material covered in your exams. Whether preparing for the PANCE or PANRE, PAs of all experience levels will appreciate the concise format and comprehensive coverage of important topics. Well-organized, test-question format simplifies preparation for the boards. Sections covering various test-taking techniques aim to help you increase your score. Concise outline format covers the entire scope of the PANCE and PANRE. A brand-new section on pharmacology highlights the latest knowledge in the field. Updated psychiatry and cardiac sections reflect new DSM criteria and hypertension guidelines. Over 200 tables and figures provide a visual aid for review. Medicine eBook is accessible on a variety of devices.
The easy way to score high on the PANCE and PANRE Physician Assistant Exam For Dummies, Premier Edition offers test-taking strategies for passing both the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE) and the Physician Assistant National Recertifying Exam (PANRE). It also offers information on becoming a certified Physician Assistant (PA) and the potential positions within this in-demand career field. Physician Assistant Exam For Dummies provides you with the information you need to ace this demanding exam and begin your career in one of the fastest growing segments of healthcare. Offers an overview of test organization and scoring Content review with practice tests for each section of the exam Five full-length practice tests An interactive CD includes 3 of the 5 practice tests?including one PANRE?a digital slide slow featuring 20 plus images,and more than 300 flashcards covering the 13 official categories of the PANCE and PANRE Physician Assistant Exam For Dummies, Premier Edition serves as a valuable, must-have resource, desk reference, and study guide for those preparing for either the PANCE or the PANRE. CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of the e-book file, but are available for download after purchase.
Physician Assistant Review, Fourth Edition provides a comprehensive review for students and practicing physician assistants preparing for the Certification (PANCE) and Recertification (PANRE) examinations. Nineteen sections organized by body system describe common diseases in a consistent format: etiology, pathology, clinical features, diagnostic studies, and management. Access to a companion Website offers over 1,000 Board-format questions, which can be taken in Study Mode or Test Mode, and a 360-question comprehensive exam. Complete explanations of both correct and incorrect answer choices are provided to help you better understand your area of weakness to better focus your studying. New for this edition: A new chapter, Preventive Medicine, has been added Each chapter has been updated to reflect the latest standards of care and revisions based on our readers' feedback Expanded online, updated test bank with rationales for the correct and incorrect answers to help focus your studying Team of test-item reviewers have reviewed the test questions to ensure you are getting the best quality questions
The most complete and thorough review for the PANCE and PANRE – enhanced by a new test-simulating CD-ROM NEW question-packed CD-ROM 1300 Q&As prepare you for what you will see on the national certification and recertification exams Each question is accompanied by a detailed, referenced answer Organized by specialty area to help you quickly pinpoint your areas of strength and weakness Valuable chapter on test-taking skills and techniques provides score-boosting hints on how to best prepare for and take the exam NEW! Companion CD-ROM features a complete practice test for the most thorough preparation possible EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO EXCEL! Reviewed by a team of PA students for accuracy and relevancy All questions appear in the style you will see on the actual exam Content is presented in seven logical sections: Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Pharmacology, Psychiatry, Surgery, and Basic Science and Health Promotion Includes coverage of internal medicine and surgery subspecialties The content you need to ace the PANCE and PANRE: Test-Taking Skills: Tips and Techniques, Section I - Internal Medicine: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Hematology/Oncology, HIV-AIDS, Infectious Disease, Nephrology, Neurology, Pulmonary, Rheumatology, Section II - Obstetrics and Gynecology Section III: Pediatrics, Section IV - Pharmacology; Section V - Psychiatry; Section VI - Surgery: Emergency Medicine, General and Vascular Surgery, Orthopedics, Otolaryngology, Urology, Section VII - Health Promotion and Disease Promotion, Section VII - PRACTICE TEST, Index
Written by PAs for PAs, this best-selling review gives graduating PA students rapid access to the facts they need to study for the NCCPA PANCE certifying examination and PANRE recertifying examination. Features a review of essential exam topics, a concise overview of diseases, and an easy-to-follow outline format that follows the NCCPA exam format. Perfect for certification or recertification.
Divided into two sections, Essentials and Performance, this text provides you with exam-style questions, complete with rationales for correct and incorrect answers and simulated exams so you can practice.
Learning Radiology: Recognizing the Basics, 2nd Edition, is an image-filled, practical, and clinical introduction to this integral part of the diagnostic process. William Herring, MD, a skilled radiology teacher, masterfully covers everything you need to know to effectively interpret medical images. Learn the latest on ultrasound, MRI, CT, and more, in a time-friendly format with brief, bulleted text and abundant high-quality images. Then ensure your mastery of the material with additional online content, bonus images, and self-assessment exercises at www.studentconsult.com. Identify a wide range of common and uncommon conditions based upon their imaging findings. Quickly grasp the fundamentals you need to know through easy-access bulleted text and more than 700 images. Arrive at diagnoses by following a pattern recognition approach, and logically overcome difficult diagnostic challenges with the aid of decision trees. Learn from the best, as Dr. Herring is both a skilled radiology teacher and the host of his own specialty website, www.learningradiology.com. Easily master the fundamental principles of MRI, ultrasound, and CT with new chapters that cover principles of each modality and the recognition of normal and abnormal findings. Know the basics and be more confident when interpreting diagnostic imaging studies
Includes nearly 2,500 case-based questions and answer rationales, newly updated to reflect the most current developments in practice. Chapter Summaries offer a quick review of the concepts-great for last-minute exam preparation. Open-ended Clinical Case Management Problems in each chapter provide additional opportunities for articulating your understanding of key topics. Features the most current information on concussion management, palliative care, pain management, and more. Allows you to earn up to 75 CME Credits online through Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
362 high-yield cards offer a fun, fast, and effective way to test your knowledge of important diseases and disorders Take the stress out of physician assistant certification and recertification by reviewing the major diseases and disorders and their symptoms and treatment. Test your knowledge of hundreds of major diseases and disorders Each card includes: Etiology/Pathophysiology H&P Exam Findings Laboratory & Diagnostics Differential Diagnosis Clinical Intervention Follows the NCCPA examination blueprint Study on-the-go, quiz yourself, or brush up just before the exam Enhances any study method