50+ clinical cases help you excel in your microbiology coursework and on the USMLE Step 1
This free application includes 1 sample case study from the 50 that are available through an in-app purchase of $29.99 of Case Files Microbiology. The Case Files series is an award-winning learning system proven to improve exam scores.
Each case has been designed for the iPad and iPhone/iPod with interactive features. With this system, you will learn in the context of real patients, rather than merely memorize facts.
The authors are experienced teachers from the University of Texas-Houston Medical School in Houston, Texas and Loma Linda University School of Medicine in Loma Linda, California.
“Case Files: Microbiology is easy and fun to read. The case discussions are very clinically relevant. The clinical correlations will prepare students well for making the transition from basic science to clinical rotations. Overall, the level of detail is perfect.”
Anne Valaas, 4th year medical student, Oregon Health Sciences University
“A great source to build confidence and expertise in the clinical setting in a truly enjoyable and easy to understand way!! I mean every word. In fact, words fail me. Thank you with all my gratitude. Having this app helps to take me one step closer to fulfilling my academic dreams! Well written and explained!”
“This app is very helpful for graduate level learning…For medical school, PA school, or medically related microbiology where they are trying to teach patient presentation and likely pathogens, this is perfect.”
Section I: Applying Basic Sciences to Clinical Situations
Section II: Clinical Cases – 50 Case Scenarios
Section III: Listing of Cases
Each case includes the following sections:
Eugene C. Toy, MD is a dual certified family physician and ob/gyn and is Academic Chief and Program Director for the Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas. He also oversees the ob/gyn clerkship at Christus St. Joseph Hospital and is actively involved in teaching medical students.
Cynthia R. Skinner DeBord, PhD is a member of the Adjunct Faculty in Biology at Tomball College in Tomball, Texas. She was formerly the microbiology course director at UT–Houston School of Medicine.
Audrey Wanger, PhD is Associate Professor at the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at The University of Texas–Houston Medical School in Houston, Texas.
Gilbert A. Castro, PhD is Vice President for Health Affairs and Vice President for Academic Affairs at The University of Texas at El Paso in El Paso, Texas.
Donald Briscoe, MD is the Program Director of Family Practice Residency at The Methodist Hospital–Houston in Houston, Texas.
James D. Kettering, PhD is Emeritus Professor of Microbiology at Loma Linda University Schools of Medicine and Dentistry in Loma Linda, California.
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