Thoroughly revised and updated for its 2015 Edition with the help of the physician educators of Doctors in Training.com, LLC, Step-Up to USMLE Step 1 delivers comprehensive, systems-based review for the USMLE Step 1 exam. The book has been widely acclaimed for its organization, which parallels the USMLE Step 1 content outline and helps students synthesize the information from their basic science courses. The popular, user-friendly format features numerous charts and diagrams, plus "Quick Hits" notes in the margins that help students integrate concepts across systems. The 2015 Edition includes a dedicated new chapter on Immunology. In addition, each chapter provides clinical vignettes, pharmacology as integrated into the systems-based format, and popular "Crunch Time Review" sections.
It presents classic features that students swear by: full-color interior design delivers content in a rousing, memorable style; full-color art program illustrates concepts when a picture says it best; complete coverage of high-yield topics ensures that students are test ready; clinical vignettes allow the reader to "file away" clinical medicine connections for handy retrieval at test time; 'Quick Hits' in the margins highlight testable materials; Crunch Time Review identifies essential content to facilitate last-minute study; and, Drug and Bug Index enables quick reference. BONUS Material: 350 USMLE-style questions online allow for self-assessment and practice for the exam.show more