Dismiss Notice
SDN members see fewer ads and full resolution images. Join our non-profit community!

med school books

Discussion in 'Medical Students - MD' started by mast, Aug 5, 2001.

  1. mast

    mast Junior Member

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2001
    Messages:
    16
    Likes Received:
    0
    Anyone know of any good books that would help in forming a list of differential diagnoses? :rolleyes:
     
  2. Thread continues after this sponsor message. SDN Members do not see this ad.

  3. DR1VER

    DR1VER New Member

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2001
    Messages:
    1
    Likes Received:
    0
    The list of medical books is quite long. I do not know where you are in your career, but some essential books will help. The main one is of course Harrison's. For most first and second year this is all you will need to come up with intelligent ddx if you have an idea of what disease process is going on. There are quite a few pocket books for third year that will list ddx by symptoms and findings. Most will be written for specific rotations. Regardless if you do not own a Harrison's and you plan on doing at least some of your studying out of the library, I would buy one. Good luck

    Kendall
     
  4. No way!
    Harrison's is WAY too much for a 1st/2nd year student!
    First read your path, pharm, and micro....this will give you a good basis on which you can build on later..
    Best way to come up w/ a DD is by thinking about it, not memorizing a list...
     

Share This Page