Supplier to Physiotherapists, General Public, the NHS & Armed Forces

Crash Course Medical Research, Audit and Teaching: the Essentials for Career Success. Edition: 2

Not rated yet
0

Crash Course - your effective every-day study companion PLUS the perfect antidote for exam stress! Save time and be assured you have the essential information you need in one place to excel on your course and achieve exam success.

A winning formula now for over 20 years, each series volume has been fine-tuned and fully updated - with an improved full-colour layout tailored to make your life easier. Especially written by senior students or junior doctors - those who understand what is essential for exam success - with all information thoroughly checked and quality assured by expert Faculty Advisers, the result are books which exactly meet your needs and you know you can trust.

This volume concisely brings together the wide range of skills needed for interpreting or conducting medical research and audit. It starts with the basics of medical data analysis and interpretation, followed by how to critically review published studies and even extends to advice on career advancement including CV writing, securing academic opportunities and teaching. This book will allow you to build competence and confidence in the world of medical research.

  • Provides the exam syllabus in one place - saves valuable revision time
  • Written by senior students and recent graduates - those closest to what is essential for exam success
  • Quality assured by leading Faculty Advisors - ensures complete accuracy of information
  • Features the ever popular 'Hints and Tips' boxes and other useful aide-mémoires - distilled wisdom from those in the know
  • Updated self-assessment section matching the latest exam formats - confirm your understanding and improve exam technique fast
25   – Reward points
Availability: IP - In print and in stock
    • 20% off
    £31.99, save £6.40
  • £25.59
Qty:  
In stock (2 items available)
  • Shipping info

    Our publishing partner, Elsevier, maintains a flat fee for shipping. Books are delivered in the UK via DHL and will require a signature upon delivery.

    The standard delivery time within the UK is 2 working days from the date of invoice.

    Manufactured on demand titles (Availability: MD) take an extra 3-5 working days.

    At this time we only ship Elsevier book orders to addresses within the UK.

    Brexit: We have been informed that some couriers are now charging additional fees for importing from the UK into the EU. The customer is responsible for the payment of any import duties that are in addition to the shipping costs already charged.

  • Payment methods

    logos-payments-tab_1.png

Section 1: The essentials for career success

Chapter 1. An introduction to research, audit and teaching

Chapter 2. Evidence-based medicine

Chapter 3. How to get involved

Chapter 4. Presenting your findings

Chapter 5. Publishing your findings

Chapter 6. Writing a successful Curriculum Vitae

Section 2: Research methodology

Chapter 7. Handling data

Chapter 8. Investigating hypotheses

Chapter 9. Systematic review and meta-analysis

Chapter 10. Research design

Chapter 11. Randomised controlled trials

Chapter 12. Cohort studies

Chapter 13. Case-control studies

Chapter 14. Measures of disease occurrence and cross-sectional studies

Chapter 15. Ecological studies

Chapter 16. Case report and case series

Chapter 17. Qualitative research

Chapter 18. Confounding

Chapter 19. Screening, diagnosis and prognosis

Chapter 20. Statistical techniques

Chapter 21. Economic evaluation

Chapter 22. Critical appraisal checklists

Chapter 23. Crash course in statistical formulae

Section 3: Audit and its loop: the modern approach to improving healthcare practice

Chapter 24. Clinical audit

Chapter 25. Quality improvement

Section 4: Teaching theory and practice

Chapter 26. Medical education

Chapter 27. Designing a teaching session and teaching programme

Chapter 28. Teaching methods

Chapter 29. Teaching materials

Chapter 30. Evaluation, assessment and feedback

Chapter 31. Dealing with the student in difficulty

    • SKU
      9780702073786
    • UPC/ISBN
      9780702073786
    • Stock Last Checked
      Jun 15, 2024
  • Manufacturer
    Elsevier
  • Publication Date
    Mar 18, 2019
Customer reviews
There are no comments yet. Be the first to leave a comment
Please sign in to add review

Your Elsevier book orders are actioned within 48hrs during the working week. If any one item in your purchase is delayed we will send you what is in stock and will send on the remainder as soon as it arrives. This is provided at no additional shipping cost to you. Stock availability levels are updated on a daily basis.  We ship directly from a UK warehouse.

Manufactured on demand titles (Availability: MD) take an extra 3-5 working days.

Shipping Costs

We currently maintain a flat fee structure for shipping book titles from Elsevier. Buy as many Elsevier titles as you like the we will still charge you the same single item shipping fee.

Overview Delivery Methods

Books are delivered in the UK via DHL and will require a signature upon delivery.

Deliveries within the UK

  • The standard delivery time within the UK is 2 working days from the date of invoice.
  • Print on demand titles take 3-5 working days.

Where is my order? Order Tracking

To find out more information about your order, select from the relevant options below:

Deliveries to the UK and UK shippers

Your order should be delivered to you/your shipper within 2-3 working days.

To track any deliveries using DPD, click here.

If your order is for a print on demand title, your delivery time will be longer, please allow an extra 3-5 working days.

We accept the following payment methods:

Elsevier maintains a standard returns policy