Pass the PSA, 2nd Edition

Author
By William Brown, BSc MBBS MRCP(UK) FHEA, Kevin W Loudon, MBBS, MRCP(UK), FHEA, James Fisher, BSc, MSc, MBBS and Laura B Marsland, MPharm, ClinDip
ISBN
9780702077692
Publication Date
01-07-2020
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This latest edition:

  • Introduces a simple, memorable and failsafe approach to prescribing (the 'PReSCRIBER' mnemonic).
  • Specifies the universal basic principles of prescribing for all sections.
  • Examines each section's question structure and how to approach it.
  • Includes questions (structured identically to the exam) that conclude each chapter.
  • Covers all scenarios suggested for questioning in the PSA blueprint.
  • Highlights common traps throughout.
  • Contains two mock exams.
  • Includes finals-level sections on data interpretation and management.

Key Features

Fully updated for its second edition, Pass the PSA is written specifically for the Prescribing Safety Assessment (PSA) exam, with one chapter dedicated to each PSA exam section. This latest edition:

  • Introduces a simple, memorable and failsafe approach to prescribing (the 'PReSCRIBER' mnemonic).
  • Specifies the universal basic principles of prescribing for all sections.
  • Examines each section's question structure and how to approach it.
  • Includes questions (structured identically to the exam) that conclude each chapter.
  • Covers all scenarios suggested for questioning in the PSA blueprint.
  • Highlights common traps throughout.
  • Contains two mock exams.
  • Includes finals-level sections on data interpretation and management.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780702077692
Author Information By William Brown, BSc MBBS MRCP(UK) FHEA, Academic Clinical Fellow Neurology, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK; Kevin W Loudon, MBBS, MRCP(UK), FHEA, Renal Registrar, East of England and ST3 Renal Medicine, Lister Hospital, Stevenage, UK ; James Fisher, BSc, MSc, MBBS, Core Psychiatry Trainee, Central & North West London NHS Trust, London, UK and Laura B Marsland, MPharm, ClinDip, Previous Lead Pharmacist for Neuroscience, Stroke & Rehabilitation at Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Table of Content

1 Basic principles of prescribing

2 Prescription review: A foolproof plan

3 Data interpretation

4 Planning management

5 Communicating information

6 Calculation skills

7 Prescribing: Doing it yourself

8 Drug monitoring

9 Adverse drug reactions

10 Mock examinations

Publication Date 01-07-2020
Pages 326
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
Stock Status In Stock
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