By (author) Swartz, Mark H.
"The Ultimate Guide for Step 2 CS Examination" will guide you confidently through the Step 2 exam. Focusing on the important concepts of the exam, it will additionally suggest many communication techniques - vital in establishing an excellent doctor-patient relationship. This title includes thirty practice cases that will help you hone your history - taking, physical examination, and communication skills and enable you to develop the confidence you need to succeed. Section I focuses on the basics of the exam - including score reporting and time management. Section II focuses on communication skills - including interviewing techniques, patient challenges, and common exam mistakes. Section III is comprised entirely of practice cases. There is also and appendix on acceptable abbreviations and another on possible case diagnoses.