Cracking the MRCS Viva is an outstanding guide to the MRCS Viva examination. Its unique approach recreates the structure and content of each individual viva. This new book sets itself the enormous task of helping surgical trainees through their MRCS viva. Three of its authors have recently been through the viva in. Safe surgery is founded upon accurate knowledge of the appropriate anatomy. The purpose of this book is to bring the latter into the operating theatre to.

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There is, however, a section on the operative management of bowel cancer in the pathology section. I was surprised to find that the only oncological surgery covered in this mgcs is breast, and little attention is paid to bowel procedures other than appendicectomy and hernia repairs. The importance of being methodical and logical is emphasised, starting with the basics. The country you have selected will result in the following: Three of its authors have recently been through the viva in London, Edinburgh and Glasgow, and, together with a senior examiner for the intercollegiate examination, have come up with a book that guides the candidate through what they could be faced with in the examination.

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Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. Offline Computer — Download Bookshelf software to your desktop so you can view your eBooks with or without Internet access. A Multimedia Reference Provides expert clinical guidance and real-world cases throughout, ensuring that this resource is a go-to learning and reference tool useful for clinicians in the cardiology field. The subsequent sections continue in the same style, with possible questions, lists of related topics and the required Information presented as bullet points, tables and reproducible line drawings.


The student resources previously accessed via GarlandScience. The introductory section works through examination technique, giving memorable mnemonics and a surgical sieve to use while describing conditions and their causes. The rest of the book is split into six sections: At the beginning of each xracking there is a list of all related topics within the book, which saves referring to the index. Request an e-inspection copy. There is then a list of Important diagrams and equations that should be committed to memory, most of which are also found elsewhere in the text.

Cracking the MRCS Viva: A revision guide – CRC Press Book

Principles of surgery continues along the same theme, looking at incisions, diathermy, stomas and tourniques, covered by bullet points and carcking and answer sections. Action potentials and effects at neuromuscular junctions bring medical school memories flooding back. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU.

Ann R Coll Surg Engl. However, there is a very thorough cross-referencing system running throughout, linking the various sections and chapters, illustrating how questions in a viva may flow.

Infection, Inflammation, metabolic disorders crackinv neoplasia in their many forms are worked through, including universal precautions and HIV. This includes working through numerous possible viva topics, with commonly asked questions and their answers.

Cracking the MRCS Viva: A revision guide

The text goes on to answer these questions in succinct form, making the major points with the aid of further mnemonics. Exclusive web offer for individuals. All instructor resources are now available on our Instructor Hub. Please review our privacy policy. Divided into six sections to mirror the exam — applied surgical anatomy, operative surgery, applied surgical pathology, principles of surgery, applied surgical physiology, and critical care — each section covers a range of topics, listed alphabetically, and contains all the information required to pass the exam using concise, bullet-point text, helpful tables and easy to reproduce diagrams.


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This book is an excellent purchase for anyone about to sit the viva; it can give you confidence in what you know and is full of helpful ways to remember basic anatomy and physiology.

Cracking the MRCS Viva: A Revision Guide

Divided into six sections to mirror the exam – applied surgical anatomy, operative surgery, appl. Journal of Hospital Medicine This journal is the premier publication for dissemination of research and education for the specialty of hospital medicine.

Learn More about VitalSource Bookshelf. Applied surgical physiology concentrates particularly on the kidney and successfully makes renal physiology seem simple over a few pages.

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