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Publisher's Summary

Celebrated by medical students for over a decade, Kaplan's Dr. Pestana's Surgery Notes is the highest-yield surgery review for the shelf and USMLE Step 2 CK exams.

The Best Review

  • Audio format for portable review
  • Concise high-yield review of core surgery material
  • 180 up-to-date vignettes for self-testing
  • 16 brief essays examining selected diagnostic and therapeutic tools from a surgical perspective
  • New essay topic: nutritional support of the surgical patient
  • Expanded and enhanced bariatric surgery chapter
  • Revised content review throughout, including: therapies for childhood leukemia, ARDS, non-small cell lung cancer, aortoenteric fistula, gout, BPH, prolapsed hemorrhoids, rectal prolapse, and anal fissures, and trends in whole blood availability and use

Expert Guidance

  • Revised and fully up-to-date content from distinguished surgery instructor Dr. Carlos Pestana
  • For over a decade, Dr. Pestana's Surgery Notes has helped med students excel on the surgery shelf exam and USMLE Step 2 CK

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio.

©2018 Dr. Carlos Pestana (P)2020 Simon & Schuster Audio

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  • Emiliano
  • 18-06-2020

NO PDF: AUDIO COMPANION MISSING

Audio companion described in the book isn't available. When I try to download, I only get a one page pdf. Please, solve this and let me know. Then, I can change my review.

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  • 24-06-2020

Please upload audio companion

This did not have any of the images or answers that are necessary for you to learn or practice. Please upload. Amazing resource otherwise..

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  • Ado Golo
  • 20-07-2020

No accompanying PDF

The narration is great but it's difficult to get the full value of this study resource without the PDF. Hopefully they send it out or update this.

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  • Slew
  • 11-11-2020

No PDF included as advertised.

It is very difficult to take advantage of the questions when the PDF is not included.

Audible.com, please provide the PDF.

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  • SE
  • 04-09-2020

Pdf is only book covers.

The full pdf file is missing. It’s only the book cover. Download option downloads the audiobook. No access to the cases/answers

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  • Dr.MvFit
  • 18-08-2020

No Pdf

Please fix this issue as i was expecting pdf to go along with the audio

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