Washington Manual Internship Survival Guide, The

Publication Year: 2018

Edition: 5th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Ciesielski, Thomas M.; De Fer, Thomas M.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-97-511328-5

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 95

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Substantially revised since the previous edition, this Internship Survival Guide offers first-year residents practical, real-world medical and professional guidance from senior residents and faculty advisors at the Washington University School of Medicine.

Advice is presented in a concise, bulleted format, lending itself to quick comprehension of the material. You’ll learn the nuts and bolts of logistical issues and patient and colleague communication, as well as the basics of navigating your clinical rotations.

  • To-the-point, updated explanations of the 10 most common diagnoses and patient complaints you’ll encounter; includes key history, what not to miss, and when to call for help.
  • Now with checklists that serve as handy action items for interns.
  • Includes helpful do’s and don’ts on often overlooked workplace issues such as patient admission and discharges and communication with others on the medical team.
  • Medical topics cover patient safety, risk mitigation, fluid management, operation of common devices like EKGs, as well as overviews of key clinical specialties.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Ciesielski, Thomas M.; De Fer, Thomas M.
ISBN: 978-1-97-511328-5
Terminology & Reference
Language: English
Edition: 5th Ed.
Pages: 312
Year: 2018
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 95