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Library Resources for Physician Assistant Students: Books Spring 2014

The links below are to the most recent version (electronic or otherwise) held by the OHSU Library. If this most recent version is not the most recently published version, the library is in the process of procuring it and will update the page as these new resources become available.

Spring 2014 Book List (Word)

All testing is based on the most recent edition of texts.

A printed or online medical dictionary (Taber's, Dorland's or Stedman's recommended) required.

Textbooks in shaded areas on the Word document are required/recommended during previous quarters and used during winter quarter.

 


PAST 509B    CLINICAL PRACTICUM III

Required

Coulehan          The Medical Interview: Mastering Skills for Clinical Practice  (F. A. Davis)  EBSCOhost

Hoppenfeld       Physical Examination of the Spine and Extremities  (Appleton and Lange)

Seidel               Mosby's Guide to Physical Examination  (Mosby), 7th ed.

Recommended

Chan                 History and Physical Examination in Medicine  (Current Clinical Strategies)


PAST 514       CLINICAL MEDICINE IV

Required

AAP                 Bright Futures – Pocket Guide  (American Academy of Pediatrics)

DeCherney        Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Obstetrics & Gynecology  (McGraw-Hill)

Ebert                Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Psychiatry  (McGraw-Hill)

Hay                  Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics  (McGraw-Hill)

Stone               Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Emergency Medicine  (McGraw-Hill)

Doherty                        Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Surgery  (McGraw-Hill)

McPhee            Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment  (Appleton & Lange)

Harvey              Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews – Pharmacology  (Lippincott Wm& Wilkins)

Lacy                 Drug Information Handbook  (LexiComp)  LexiComp online

Lee                   Basic Skills in Interpreting Laboratory Data  (Am. Soc. of Hlth System Pharm)

Recommended

Brunicardi         Schwartz's Principles of Surgery (McGraw-Hill)

Cunningham      Williams Obstetrics (McGraw-Hill)

Dehn                Essential Clinical Procedures  (Saunders)

Feldman           Behavioral Medicine: A Guide for Clinical Practice (Lange)

Silen                 Cope's Early Diagnosis of the Acute Abdomen  (Oxford University Press)

Tintinalli            Emergency Medicine - A Comprehensive Study Guide  (McGraw-Hill)

Kasper              Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine  (McGraw-Hill)


PAST 517       CLINICAL MEDICINE TUTORIALS III

Recommended

Chan                 History and Physical Examination in Medicine  (Current Clinical Strategies)

Cutler                Problem Solving in Clinical Medicine  (Williams and Wilkins)

Goroll               Primary Care Medicine  (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins)  Ovid ebook

Stern                Symptom to Diagnosis: An Evidence-Based Guide  (McGraw-Hill)  Access Medicine

Wasson            The Common Symptom Guide  (McGraw-Hill)

(or similar book of Differential Diagnosis)


PAST 526       APPLIED CLINICAL SKILLS

Required

AHA                 ACLS Provider Manual  (May 2011)  (American Heart Association)

AHA                 2010 Handbook of Emergency Cardiovascular Care  (American Heart Association)

Dehn                Essential Clinical Procedures  (Saunders)

 


NEUS 510       NEUROANATOMY

Recommended

Blumenfeld       Neuroanatomy Through Clinical Cases  (Sinauer)

Fix                    High-Yield Neuroanatomy  (Lippincott)

Nolte                The Human Brain  (Mosby)

 

PAST 507A ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY

Choose ONE of the following as a REQUIRED text

Aehlert ECGs Made Easy
Dubin Rapid Interpretation of EKGs
Thaler - The Only EKG Book You'll Ever Need (Lippincott Williams & Williams)


PAST 509A CLINICAL PRACTICUM II

Required
Coulehan  The Medical Interview: Mastering Skills for Clinical Practice (F.A. Davis). EBSCOhost
Hoppenfeld  Physical Examiniation of the Spine and Extremities (Appleton and Lange)
Seidel  Mosby's Guide to Physical Examination (Mosby), 7th ed.

Recommended
Chan History and Physical Examination in Medicine (CCS Publishing)

PHYS 510 HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY

Required
Widmaier Vander’s Human Physiology (McGraw Hill), 12th ed.

PAST 513 CLINICAL MEDICINE II

Required
Berkowitz Clinical Pathophysiology Made Ridiculously Simple (MedMaster)
Chen  Basic Radiology Access Medicine
Harvey Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews – Pharmacology (Lippincott Wm & Wilkins)
Lacy  Drug Information Handbook - LexiComp Online
Lee Basic Skills in Interpreting Laboratory Data
McPhee Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment (Appleton & Lange) Access Medicine

Recommended

Goodman Felson’s Principles of Chest Roentgenology (Saunders)
Kasper Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine (McGraw-Hill/Lange) Access Medicine
McCance Pathophysiology: The Biologic Basis for Disease (Elsevier) 6th ed.

PAST 516 CLINICAL MEDICINE TUTORIALS II

Recommended

Chan History and Physical Examination in Medicine
Cutler Problem Solving in Clinical Medicine
Goroll Primary Care Medicine
Stern Symptom to Diagnosis
Wasson The Common Symptom Guide


PAST 520 PRINCIPLES OF PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE (PCM)

Recommended
Gordis Epidemiology