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MRCS Part A: 500 SBAs and EMQs (2nd Ed.) Second Edition

Langue : Anglais

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MRCS Part A: 550 SBAs and EMQs, Second Edition continues the tradition of the best-selling first edition by offering a wealth of practice questions covering applied basic sciences and principles of surgery for candidates preparing for the MRCS Part A written exam.

With 40% new content, including the addition of trauma and orthopaedic questions to provide complete coverage of surgical specialties, this book remains an essential revision tool designed to maximise chances of exam success.

Key points

  • 550 SBAs and theme-based EMQs test knowledge of applied basic sciences and general surgical principles, respectively, reflecting the formats encountered in the exam
  • Chapters organised by anatomy, physiology, pathology, principles of surgery and general surgery, to help you focus on areas of weakness
  • Provides in-depth answers, with illustrations, to help consolidate knowledge and understand key concepts
  • Gives practical advice on how to approach revision and useful tips to improve exam technique

Section A             APPLIED BASIC SCIENCES

Applied anatomy

Chapter 1             Skull and brain  

Chapter 2             Head and neck 

Chapter 3             Upper limb and breast  

Chapter 4             Thoracic cavity 

Chapter 5             Abdomen           

Chapter 6             Pelvis   

Chapter 7             Lower limb


Applied physiology

Chapter 8             Homeostasis, coagulation and bleeding 

Chapter 9             Temperature regulation               

Chapter 10          Metabolic pathways and abnormalities

Chapter 11          Fluid balance     

Chapter 12          Sepsis and shock             

Chapter 13          Central nervous system

Chapter 14          Cardiovascular system  

Chapter 15          Respiratory system        

Chapter 16          Gastrointestinal system

Chapter 17          Genitourinary system   

Chapter 18          Endocrine system           

Chapter 19          The liver              


Applied pathology

Chapter 20          Inflammation    

Chapter 21          Cellular injury and infection        

Chapter 22          Wounds and wound healing       

Chapter 23          Disorders of growth and differentiation

Chapter 24          Neoplasia           

Chapter 25          Surgical immunology     

Chapter 26          Surgical microbiology    

Chapter 27          Surgical haematology    

Chapter 28          Surgical biochemistry    

Chapter 29          Central nervous system

Chapter 30          Cardiovascular system  

Chapter 31          Respiratory system        

Chapter 32          Gastrointestinal system

Chapter 33          Genitourinary system   

Chapter 34          Endocrine system           

Chapter 35          Breast disorders              

Chapter 36          Musculoskeletal system

Chapter 37          Lymphoreticular system and liver             

Chapter 38         Basic orthopaedic pathology



Principles of surgery in general

Chapter 39          Perioperative care          

Chapter 40          Postoperative management and critical care       

Chapter 41          Surgical technique and technology          

Chapter 42          Management and legal issues in surgery

Chapter 43          Clinical microbiology      

Chapter 44          Emergency medicine and trauma management 

Chapter 45          Principles of surgical oncology   

Chapter 46          The abdomen   


General surgery

Chapter 47          Upper gastrointestinal surgery  

Chapter 48          Hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery     

Chapter 49          Surgery of small and large bowel              

Chapter 50          Endocrine and breast    

Chapter 51          Vascular surgery              

Chapter 52          Genitourinary surgery   

Chapter 53          Transplantation

Chapter 54          Head and neck 

Chapter 55          Surgical conditions of the skin    

Chapter 56          Hand disorders

Chapter 57          Surgical disorders of the brain   

Chapter 58          Differences between the paediatric and adult surgical patient     

Chapter 59          Upper limb trauma

Chapter 60          Lower limb and spinal trauma

Chapter 61          Elective orthopaedics

Pradip Datta MBE MS FRCS(Ed) FRCS (Eng) FRCS (Ire) FRCS (Glasg)
Honorary Consultant General Surgeon, Caithness General Hospital, Wick, Scotland, UK

Sherif Elsobky MSc MBChB MRCS
‎Core Surgical Trainee, Birmingham Children's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK

Sahil Chhabda BSc (Hons) BMBS
Specialist Registrar in Clinical Radiology, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK

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