LANGE Q&A:OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY 9th Edition E-book PDF
The ninth edition of Lange Q&A: Obstetrics and Gynecology book has been written, as were the prior
editions, to be a study aid for self-examination and review in the field of obstetrics and gynecology. Each
chapter has been updated with new questions written to cover new information.
These encompass newareas in the field, updates in other areas, and some of the new clinical guidelines from national organizations.
Lange Q&A: Obstetrics and Gynecology book The questions are designed to review many topics commonly covered in tests such as the clerkship examination and United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 2 CK. The style and presentation of the questions have been fully revised to conform with the USMLE.
This will enable readers to familiarize themselves with the types of questions to be expected and practice answering questions in each board format used in the actual examination. The majority of questions are multiplechoice one best answer-single-itemquestions. For these questions, you will choose the one best response to the question.
Some questions are matching sets consisting of a group of questions preceded by a list of lettered options. For these questions you will select one lettered option that is most closely associated with the question. In some cases, a group of two or three questions may be related to one patient situation.
These questions—often called second- or third-order questions—will require you to think through the entire set of questions to reach the correct answers in the patient scenario. Since the USMLE seems to prefer questions requiring judgment and critical thinking, we have attempted to emphasize these questions.
In addition, some questions have images that require understanding and interpretation to reach the correct
Lange Q&A: Obstetrics and Gynecology book in Each chapter of this book presents questions covering important topics in the obstetrics and gynecology specialty. The question sections are followed by a section containing the answers and explanations. These answer sections provide background information on the subject matter and discuss the various issues raised by the question and its answer. After answering a question, we encourage you to review the explanations further even if you have answered the question correctly—to enhance your study and understanding. These explanations will often discuss not only why one answer is correct, but also why the other choices are incorrect.
This reinforces your knowledge and provides feedback to guide further study.
At the end of the Lange Q&A: Obstetrics and Gynecology book they have included a practice test that contains randomly ordered questions of all styles covering all the topics.
This test is designed to more closely approximate the form of the USMLE Step 2 CK examination. An answer and comment section follows the practice test and relates to the
questions contained in it.