Introductory Guide to Medical Training Hardback
Edited by Manfred Georg Krukemeyer
Medical education is a life-long process, and it is important for beginning medical students to gain a solid understanding of the basics within the first year of medical school.
Introductory Guide to Medical Training: From Basic Sciences to Medical Specialties is a concise yet thorough overview of the medical field that will prepare first-year students for their educational journey and provide laypersons with a glimpse into the particularities of the medical specialties. The book begins with the fundamentals and culture of medicine, tips and tricks for learning and retaining medical knowledge, and a summary of how the medical field has evolved through time.
The second half of the book features sections on several major specialties, including: anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, pharmacology, neurology, pediatrics, men's and women's health, forensic pathology, and surgery, among many others. Highlights:Full-color, high-quality charts, graphs, and tables that showcase global statistics and supplement the material presented in the textShort, succinct biographies of major figures who have helped shape modern medicine A list of commonly used abbreviations encountered in medicineThis book is the perfect exploratory text for laypersons and all those considering or pursuing a medical degree, and it will ensure that they are well prepared for the challenges that lie ahead of them.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 214 pages
- Publisher: Thieme Publishing Group
- Publication Date: 16/09/2015
- Category: Medicine: general issues
- ISBN: 9783132012110