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By Cargill H. Alleyne, M. Neil Woodall, Jonathan Stuart Citow

Designed to guage applicants' services and supply course for endured studying, the yankee Board of Neurological surgical procedure (ABNS) basic (written) exam is a required step to reaching board certification within the U.S. The rigorous examination calls for titanic practise. every one writer brings particular skills to this book, from writing past variants, to attaining the second one optimum examination ranking within the united states, to the insights of a present leader resident. Their venture is to assist readers understand the fabric and maintain this data, instead of completely striving for the top score.

This crucial board prep assessment mirrors the exam's multiple-choice layout and 7 sections: neurosurgery, medical neurology, neuroanatomy, neurobiology, neuropathology, neuroradiology, and scientific skills/critical care. provided in a brand new and greater format, the 3rd version encompasses the various advances in neurosurgery because the 2004 version was once published.

New Key Features:

  • Expanded insurance of endovascular options for the therapy of cerebral aneurysms, the newest complicated imaging applied sciences, and remedy paradigm updates for acute ischemic stroke.
  • More than 1,000 questions with solutions that come with distinct, insightful explanations.
  • High-quality illustrations and marvelous anatomical dissections by means of Albert L. Rhoton Jr., MD, and different masters.

This necessary board assessment may help neurosurgical citizens arrange completely for the first ABNS examination. it's also valuable for neuroscience citizens focusing on neurology and neuropathology.

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By Cargill H. Alleyne, M. Neil Woodall, Jonathan Stuart Citow

Designed to guage applicants' services and supply course for endured studying, the yankee Board of Neurological surgical procedure (ABNS) basic (written) exam is a required step to reaching board certification within the U.S. The rigorous examination calls for titanic practise. every one writer brings particular skills to this book, from writing past variants, to attaining the second one optimum examination ranking within the united states, to the insights of a present leader resident. Their venture is to assist readers understand the fabric and maintain this data, instead of completely striving for the top score.

This crucial board prep assessment mirrors the exam's multiple-choice layout and 7 sections: neurosurgery, medical neurology, neuroanatomy, neurobiology, neuropathology, neuroradiology, and scientific skills/critical care. provided in a brand new and greater format, the 3rd version encompasses the various advances in neurosurgery because the 2004 version was once published.

New Key Features:

  • Expanded insurance of endovascular options for the therapy of cerebral aneurysms, the newest complicated imaging applied sciences, and remedy paradigm updates for acute ischemic stroke.
  • More than 1,000 questions with solutions that come with distinct, insightful explanations.
  • High-quality illustrations and marvelous anatomical dissections by means of Albert L. Rhoton Jr., MD, and different masters.

This necessary board assessment may help neurosurgical citizens arrange completely for the first ABNS examination. it's also valuable for neuroscience citizens focusing on neurology and neuropathology.

Show description

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