SHARPEN YOUR CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS AND IMPROVE PATIENT CARE - Experience with clinical cases is key to mastering the art and science of medicine and ultimately to providing patients with competent clinical care. Case Files®: Surgery provides 60 true-to-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in surgery. Each case includes an easy-to-understand discussion correlated to key concepts, definitions of key terms, clinical pearls, and USMLE®-style review questions to reinforce your learning. With Case Files®, you’ll learn instead of memorize. · Learn from 60 high-yield cases, each with board-style questions · Master key concepts with clinical pearls · Cement your knowledge with 25 new integrated challenge questions · Polish your approach to clinical problem solving and to patient care · Perfect for medical students and physician assistant students This free application includes 1 sample case study from the 60 that are available through an in-app purchase of $34.99 of Case Files Surgery, Fifth Edition. -Each case has been designed for the iPhone/iPad with interactive features. -Study/Exam/Bookmark modes are available for board-style review questions. -In the Study mode, check the answers as you tackle the questions. -In the Exam mode, time yourself and review the answers after the time is up. -In the Bookmark mode, review only the questions you have flagged for further study. -File away correctly answered questions after each practice quiz. -Choose the number of questions in each practice quiz: 25, 50, 75, 100 or all. -Opt to include questions from previous quizzes. -Learn further from interactive questions at the end of each case, with explanations. -Sort cases by name or by case number. -Take down notes using the Notes section for each case. -Add tags to each case. -Search cases by title or by tags. -Store quiz scores to track your progress. -iCloud backs up and syncs your data so that you can use this app on any of your devices.