CSA Revision Notes for the MRCGP, fourth edition

Jennifer Stannett, Sarah Osmond

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Format: Ebook

Publication date: April 8, 2020

Pages: 280 pages

ISBN: 9781911510604 Related titles:

Other editions available: Paperback


CSA Revision Notes for the MRCGP is the ideal book to help you to revise and prepare for the CSA part of the MRCGP exam.

The latest edition features new material on:

  • Constipation in adults
  • Cough
  • Dupuytren’s contracture
  • Eating disorders
  • Frailty assessment
  • Gender dysphoria
  • Gout
  • Inguinal hernia
  • Prediabetes
  • Starting HRT
  • Varicose veins
  • Visual loss

A standardised format is used throughout to help you to improve your:

  • data gathering – a broad range of appropriate questions to ask the patient are provided and red flags are highlighted where appropriate
  • interpersonal skills – each clinical problem is described using terms that you can use in your explanations to patients
  • clinical management – tells you which examinations to consider, which investigations to order, and how to manage each clinical problem based on the latest guidelines and current best practice
  • consultations – to help you practise, every clinical case features a realistic role play scenario.
Preface to the fourth edition; About the authors; Acknowledgements; Preface to the first edition; Abbreviations
Introduction to the CSA examination
General practice consultation
Healthy people: promoting health and preventing disease
Genetics in primary care
Care of acutely ill people
Child health
Care of older adults
Women's health
Men's health
Sexual health and family planning
Care and palliative care of people with cancer
Mental health
Gastrointestinal and renal
Rheumatology and musculoskeletal
Drug and alcohol problems

Useful for RCA
'Loved how the different themes are summarised concisely. Allows you to take an efficient history and even discuss management in the way the RCA examiners like.' Amazon reviewer

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