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An aid to the MRCP PACES. [electronic resource] : Vol. 1, Stations 1 and 3 / Robert E.J. Ryder, E.A. Freeman & M.A. Mir.

By: Contributor(s): Publication details: Oxford : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.Edition: 4th edDescription: 336 pISBN:
  • 9781118329337 (e-book)
Subject(s): Genre/Form: DDC classification:
  • 610.76 23
LOC classification:
  • R834.5
Online resources: Available additional physical forms:
  • Also available in printed form ISBN 9780470655092
Contents:
Preface, vii Preface to the third edition, xi Preface to the second edition, xiii Preface to the first edition, xv Introduction, xvii Section A: Preparation, 1 Section B: Examination Routines, 7 1 Pulse, 11 2 Heart, 12 3 Chest, 17 4 Abdomen, 21 5 Visual fields, 26 6 Cranial nerves, 27 7 Arms, 30 8 Legs, 34 9 Legs and arms, 38 10 Gait, 39 11 Ask some questions, 40 12 Fundi, 43 13 Eyes, 47 14 Face, 49 15 Hands, 51 16 Skin, 55 17 Rash, 57 18 Neck, 58 19 Thyroid status, 60 20 Knee, 62 21 Hip, 64 22 What is the diagnosis?, 65 Section C: Short Case Records, 69 Station 1, Respiratory, 73 1 Interstitial lung disease (fibrosing alveolitis), 74 2 Pneumonectomy/lobectomy, 77 3 Chronic bronchitis and emphysema, 79 4 Bronchiectasis, 81 5 Dullness at the lung base, 83 6 Rheumatoid lung, 85 7 Old tuberculosis, 86 8 Chest infection/consolidation/pneumonia, 87 9 Yellow nail syndrome, 89 10 Kyphoscoliosis, 90 11 Stridor, 92 12 Marfan's syndrome, 93 13 Carcinoma of the bronchus, 94 14 Klippel-Feil syndrome, 97 15 Kartagener's syndrome, 98 16 Lung transplant, 99 17 Cystic fi brosis, 101 18 Obesity/Pickwickian syndrome, 103 19 Pneumothorax, 107 20 Corpulmonale, 109 21 Collapsed lung/atelectasis, 110 22 Superior vena cava obstruction, 112 23 Tuberculosis/apical consolidation, 113 24 Normal chest, 115 Station 1, Abdominal, 117 1 Transplanted kidney, 118 2 Polycystic kidneys, 120 3 Chronic liver disease, 121 4 Hepatosplenomegaly, 124 5 Hepatomegaly (without splenomegaly), 126 6 Splenomegaly (without hepatomegaly), 127 7 Ascites, 129 8 Abdominal mass, 131 9 Crohn's disease, 133 10 Polycythaemia rubra vera, 135 11 Normal abdomen, 136 12 PEG tube, 138 13 Single palpable kidney, 139 14 Generalized lymphadenopathy, 140 15 Hereditary spherocytosis, 142 16 Idiopathic haemochromatosis, 143 17 Primary biliary cirrhosis, 145 18 Carcinoid syndrome, 147 19 Motor neurone disease, 149 20 Nephrotic syndrome, 150 21 Pernicious anaemia, 152 22 Pyoderma gangrenosum, 153 23 Felty's syndrome, 154 Station 3, Cardiovascular, 155 1 Prosthetic valves (mechanical), 156 2 Mitral incompetence (lone), 157 3 Mixed mitral valve disease, 159 4 Aortic incompetence (lone), 161 5 Aortic stenosis (lone), 163 6 Mixed aortic valve disease, 165 7 Mitral stenosis (lone), 167 8 Irregular pulse, 169 9 Other combinations of mitral and aortic valve disease, 171 10 Mitral valve prolapse, 172 11 Tricuspid incompetence, 174 12 Ventricular septal defect, 175 13 Marfan's syndrome, 176 14 Pulmonary stenosis, 177 15 Ankylosing spondylitis, 178 16 Atrial septal defect, 179 17 Ebstein's anomaly, 181 18 Raised jugular venous pressure, 183 19 Down's syndrome, 184 20 Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, 185 21 Dextrocardia, 186 22 Rheumatoid arthritis, 187 23 Fallot's tetralogy with a Blalock shunt, 188 24 Normal heart, 189 25 Cannon waves, 190 26 Coarctation of the aorta, 191 27 Eisenmenger's syndrome, 193 28 Infective endocarditis, 195 29 Patent ductus arteriosus, 198 30 Pulmonary incompetence, 199 31 Slow pulse, 201 Station 3, Central Nervous System, 203 1 Peripheral neuropathy, 205 2 Myotonic dystrophy (dystrophia myotonica), 207 3 Parkinson's disease, 209 4 Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy), 212 5 Abnormal gait, 214 6 Spastic paraparesis, 217 7 Cerebellar syndrome, 218 8 Hemiplegia, 220 9 Muscular dystrophy, 222 10 Multiple sclerosis, 224 11 Motor neurone disease, 226 12 Friedreich's ataxia, 229 13 Visual fi eld defect, 231 14 Ulnar nerve palsy, 233 15 Old polio, 235 16 Ocular palsy, 236 17 Spinal cord compression, 240 18 Ptosis, 243 19 Guillain-Barre syndrome (acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculopathy), 247 20 Choreoathetosis, 249 21 Bulbar palsy, 251 22 Lateral popliteal (common peroneal) nerve palsy, 252 23 Proximal myopathy, 254 24 Absent ankle jerks and extensor plantars, 255 25 Cerebellopontine angle lesion, 256 26 Cervical myelopathy, 257 27 Myasthenia gravis, 259 28 Normal central nervous system, 263 29 Syringomyelia, 264 30 Diabetic foot/Charcot's joint, 266 31 Holmes-Adie-Moore syndrome, 267 32 Nystagmus, 269 33 Carpal tunnel syndrome, 272 34 Drug-induced extrapyramidal syndrome, 274 35 Lower motor neurone VIIth nerve palsy, 275 36 Dysarthria, 279 37 Subacute combined degeneration of the cord, 280 38 Argyll Robertson pupils, 281 39 Congenital syphilis, 282 40 Dysphasia, 284 41 Horner's syndrome, 286 42 Infantile hemiplegia, 288 43 Jugular foramen syndrome, 290 44 Lateral medullary syndrome (Wallenberg's syndrome), 292 45 Polymyositis, 294 46 Pseudobulbar palsy, 295 47 Psychogenic/factitious, 296 48 Radial nerve palsy, 298 49 Subclavian-steal syndrome, 299 50 Tabes, 301 51 Thalamic syndrome, 303 52 Wasting of the small muscles of the hand, 304 Appendices, 307 1 Checklists, 309 2 Examination frequency of MRCP PACES short cases, 313 3 Texidor's twinge and related matters, 317 4 Abbreviations, 319 Index, 321
Summary: In this work, the authors cover 200 cases, structured around the actual PACES stations 1 and 3. Stations include abdomen, chest, heart, CNS, endocrine, eyes, skin and joints.Summary: This new edition of An Aid to the MRCP Paces Volume 1: Stations 1 and 3 has been fully revised and updated, and reflects feedback from PACES candidates as to which cases frequently appear in each station. The hundreds of cases have been written in accordance with the latest examining and marking schemes used for the exam and, together with exam hints, tips, routines and clinical checklists, provide an invaluable training and revision aid for all MRCP PACES candidates. This new edition of An Aid to the MRCP Paces Volume 1: Stations 1 and 3 has been fully revised and updated, and reflects feedback from PACES candidates as to which cases frequently appear in each station. The hundreds of cases have been written in accordance with the latest examining and marking schemes used for the exam and, together with exam hints, tips, routines and clinical checklists, provide an invaluable training and revision aid for all MRCP PACES candidates.
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Preface, vii Preface to the third edition, xi Preface to the second edition, xiii Preface to the first edition, xv Introduction, xvii Section A: Preparation, 1 Section B: Examination Routines, 7 1 Pulse, 11 2 Heart, 12 3 Chest, 17 4 Abdomen, 21 5 Visual fields, 26 6 Cranial nerves, 27 7 Arms, 30 8 Legs, 34 9 Legs and arms, 38 10 Gait, 39 11 Ask some questions, 40 12 Fundi, 43 13 Eyes, 47 14 Face, 49 15 Hands, 51 16 Skin, 55 17 Rash, 57 18 Neck, 58 19 Thyroid status, 60 20 Knee, 62 21 Hip, 64 22 What is the diagnosis?, 65 Section C: Short Case Records, 69 Station 1, Respiratory, 73 1 Interstitial lung disease (fibrosing alveolitis), 74 2 Pneumonectomy/lobectomy, 77 3 Chronic bronchitis and emphysema, 79 4 Bronchiectasis, 81 5 Dullness at the lung base, 83 6 Rheumatoid lung, 85 7 Old tuberculosis, 86 8 Chest infection/consolidation/pneumonia, 87 9 Yellow nail syndrome, 89 10 Kyphoscoliosis, 90 11 Stridor, 92 12 Marfan's syndrome, 93 13 Carcinoma of the bronchus, 94 14 Klippel-Feil syndrome, 97 15 Kartagener's syndrome, 98 16 Lung transplant, 99 17 Cystic fi brosis, 101 18 Obesity/Pickwickian syndrome, 103 19 Pneumothorax, 107 20 Corpulmonale, 109 21 Collapsed lung/atelectasis, 110 22 Superior vena cava obstruction, 112 23 Tuberculosis/apical consolidation, 113 24 Normal chest, 115 Station 1, Abdominal, 117 1 Transplanted kidney, 118 2 Polycystic kidneys, 120 3 Chronic liver disease, 121 4 Hepatosplenomegaly, 124 5 Hepatomegaly (without splenomegaly), 126 6 Splenomegaly (without hepatomegaly), 127 7 Ascites, 129 8 Abdominal mass, 131 9 Crohn's disease, 133 10 Polycythaemia rubra vera, 135 11 Normal abdomen, 136 12 PEG tube, 138 13 Single palpable kidney, 139 14 Generalized lymphadenopathy, 140 15 Hereditary spherocytosis, 142 16 Idiopathic haemochromatosis, 143 17 Primary biliary cirrhosis, 145 18 Carcinoid syndrome, 147 19 Motor neurone disease, 149 20 Nephrotic syndrome, 150 21 Pernicious anaemia, 152 22 Pyoderma gangrenosum, 153 23 Felty's syndrome, 154 Station 3, Cardiovascular, 155 1 Prosthetic valves (mechanical), 156 2 Mitral incompetence (lone), 157 3 Mixed mitral valve disease, 159 4 Aortic incompetence (lone), 161 5 Aortic stenosis (lone), 163 6 Mixed aortic valve disease, 165 7 Mitral stenosis (lone), 167 8 Irregular pulse, 169 9 Other combinations of mitral and aortic valve disease, 171 10 Mitral valve prolapse, 172 11 Tricuspid incompetence, 174 12 Ventricular septal defect, 175 13 Marfan's syndrome, 176 14 Pulmonary stenosis, 177 15 Ankylosing spondylitis, 178 16 Atrial septal defect, 179 17 Ebstein's anomaly, 181 18 Raised jugular venous pressure, 183 19 Down's syndrome, 184 20 Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, 185 21 Dextrocardia, 186 22 Rheumatoid arthritis, 187 23 Fallot's tetralogy with a Blalock shunt, 188 24 Normal heart, 189 25 Cannon waves, 190 26 Coarctation of the aorta, 191 27 Eisenmenger's syndrome, 193 28 Infective endocarditis, 195 29 Patent ductus arteriosus, 198 30 Pulmonary incompetence, 199 31 Slow pulse, 201 Station 3, Central Nervous System, 203 1 Peripheral neuropathy, 205 2 Myotonic dystrophy (dystrophia myotonica), 207 3 Parkinson's disease, 209 4 Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy), 212 5 Abnormal gait, 214 6 Spastic paraparesis, 217 7 Cerebellar syndrome, 218 8 Hemiplegia, 220 9 Muscular dystrophy, 222 10 Multiple sclerosis, 224 11 Motor neurone disease, 226 12 Friedreich's ataxia, 229 13 Visual fi eld defect, 231 14 Ulnar nerve palsy, 233 15 Old polio, 235 16 Ocular palsy, 236 17 Spinal cord compression, 240 18 Ptosis, 243 19 Guillain-Barre syndrome (acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculopathy), 247 20 Choreoathetosis, 249 21 Bulbar palsy, 251 22 Lateral popliteal (common peroneal) nerve palsy, 252 23 Proximal myopathy, 254 24 Absent ankle jerks and extensor plantars, 255 25 Cerebellopontine angle lesion, 256 26 Cervical myelopathy, 257 27 Myasthenia gravis, 259 28 Normal central nervous system, 263 29 Syringomyelia, 264 30 Diabetic foot/Charcot's joint, 266 31 Holmes-Adie-Moore syndrome, 267 32 Nystagmus, 269 33 Carpal tunnel syndrome, 272 34 Drug-induced extrapyramidal syndrome, 274 35 Lower motor neurone VIIth nerve palsy, 275 36 Dysarthria, 279 37 Subacute combined degeneration of the cord, 280 38 Argyll Robertson pupils, 281 39 Congenital syphilis, 282 40 Dysphasia, 284 41 Horner's syndrome, 286 42 Infantile hemiplegia, 288 43 Jugular foramen syndrome, 290 44 Lateral medullary syndrome (Wallenberg's syndrome), 292 45 Polymyositis, 294 46 Pseudobulbar palsy, 295 47 Psychogenic/factitious, 296 48 Radial nerve palsy, 298 49 Subclavian-steal syndrome, 299 50 Tabes, 301 51 Thalamic syndrome, 303 52 Wasting of the small muscles of the hand, 304 Appendices, 307 1 Checklists, 309 2 Examination frequency of MRCP PACES short cases, 313 3 Texidor's twinge and related matters, 317 4 Abbreviations, 319 Index, 321

In this work, the authors cover 200 cases, structured around the actual PACES stations 1 and 3. Stations include abdomen, chest, heart, CNS, endocrine, eyes, skin and joints.

This new edition of An Aid to the MRCP Paces Volume 1: Stations 1 and 3 has been fully revised and updated, and reflects feedback from PACES candidates as to which cases frequently appear in each station. The hundreds of cases have been written in accordance with the latest examining and marking schemes used for the exam and, together with exam hints, tips, routines and clinical checklists, provide an invaluable training and revision aid for all MRCP PACES candidates. This new edition of An Aid to the MRCP Paces Volume 1: Stations 1 and 3 has been fully revised and updated, and reflects feedback from PACES candidates as to which cases frequently appear in each station. The hundreds of cases have been written in accordance with the latest examining and marking schemes used for the exam and, together with exam hints, tips, routines and clinical checklists, provide an invaluable training and revision aid for all MRCP PACES candidates.

Also available in printed form ISBN 9780470655092

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