Score Higher on the UKCAT

The Expert Guide from Kaplan, with Over 1000 Questions and a Mock Online Test

Author: Brian Holmes,Marianna Parker,Katie Hunt

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0198704313

Category: Medical

Page: 352

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One test stands between you and a place at the medical school of your dreams: the UKCAT exam. Unlike any other exam candidates have faced before, the UK Clinical Aptitude Test is incredibly challenging - but we are here to help with a resource to build your confidence and make sure you achieve a high score. Score Higher on the UKCAT, Second Edition, offers complete expert preparation written by teachers and doctors who have helped thousands of students to prepare for the exam. With a greater range and number of practice questions and mock tests than any other text, this book offers invaluable tips on to how interpret the questions correctly and strategies to manage your time within the exam. The authors have fully updated this book in light of developments in the exam from 2013 onwards, and this book now includes a section on a new component in the UKCAT: the Situational Judgement Test. Following an introduction to the exam itself, readers can undertake a diagnostic test at the start of the book to get a flavour for the exam and where they may need extra help. Chapters dedicated to each section of the UKCAT exam guide candidates through examples, exercises and timed practice sessions so that you can master questions in: - Verbal Reasoning - Quantitative Reasoning - Abstract Reasoning - Decision Analysis - Situational Judgement With over 800 questions and a mock online test, Score Higher on the UKCAT, second edition, is everything you need to ace the UKCAT.
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Passing the UKCAT and BMAT 2010

Author: Glenn Hutton,Rosalie Hutton,Felicity Taylor

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1844456722

Category: Education

Page: 288

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This revised and updated 2010 edition is now the most comprehensive guide available to the UK Clinical Aptitude Test and BMAT. Readers will find all they need to face the tests with confidence, fulfil their potential and succeed in their application - whichever universities they are applying to. In addition to an extensive and comprehensive bank of questions, this essential text takes would-be doctors through everything they need to know from writing their personal statements and preparing for interviews to time management and test-taking strategies.
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UKCAT For Dummies

Author: Chris Chopdar,Neel Burton

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111877048X

Category: Study Aids

Page: 400

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Fully updated to include the review materials and practiceyou need for the new Situational Judgment Test The expert advice, instruction, review and practice studentsneed to score high on the UKCAT. If you’re planning onapplying to medical or dental school, the new edition of UKATFor Dummies provides a proven formula for success. It’spacked with practice questions, in-depth answers, and strategiesand tips for scoring well on each of the test sections, includingthe Situational Judgment Test and the new question types introducedfor the Verbal Reasoning and Abstract Reasoning test sections.
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Mathe-Magie

Verblüffende Tricks für blitzschnelles Kopfrechnen und ein phänomenales Zahlengedächtnis

Author: Arthur Benjamin,Michael Shermer

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 3641148472

Category: Self-Help

Page: 304

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Zaubern mit Zahlen – wer dieses Buch gelesen hat, muss PISA nicht mehr fürchten Wer glaubt, Mathematik sei eine trockene Angelegenheit und Kopfrechnen eine unnötige Quälerei, der irrt sich gewaltig. Denn nach der Lektüre dieses Buches ist es für jeden ein Leichtes, Rechenoperationen mit vier- und fünfstelligen Zahlen in Sekundenschnelle im Kopf auszuführen. Und was wie Zauberei wirkt, ist letztendlich nichts anderes als mathematische Logik, die jedermann beherrschen kann und die dazu noch richtig Spaß macht. • So wird Kopfrechnen kinderleicht! • Mit zahlreichen Übungen und Lösungen
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Ukcat Practice Questions and Answers

Author: Rishi Galaiya,Veena Babu,Sarujan Ranjan,Sri Hari

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781490977058

Category: Education

Page: 370

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New UKCAT (2013) questions book with full answers. Includes section with over 350 SJT questions and answers. Ace your UKCAT with practice in all 5 sections. The UK Clinical Aptitude test score forms the stepping stone to many successful Medicine or Dentistry applications. With 120 minutes to cover 234 questions, every second is valuable. PREPARATION is key to doing well and this book is the resource that will enable you to get quicker at doing the questions, whilst familiarising yourself with each of the question styles in the five sections: 1. Verbal Reasoning 2. Abstract reasoning 3. Quantitative Analysis 4. Decision Analysis 5. Situational Judgement Test (SJTs) The book comprises of a refined question bank of 950 questions for you to practice from, including BRAND NEW questions on the recently added Situational Judgement Test (SJTs) section of the test! Each chapter details a concise approach to each of the aforementioned sections with exclusive top tips and explanations aimed to calm your nerves, build your confidence and deliver you with the best chance of getting a high score! Don't miss out on the ultimate REVISION TOOL for your UKCAT!
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How to Master the UKCAT

600+ Practice Questions

Author: Mike Bryon,Chris John Tyreman,Jim Clayden

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 074946822X

Category: Study Aids

Page: 328

View: 3853

The UK Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT) is used by the majority of UK medical and dentistry schools to identify the brightest candidates most suitable for training at their institutions. With over 600 questions, the best-selling How to Master the UKCAT, 4th edition contains more practice than any other book. Questions are designed to build up speed and accuracy across the four sections of the test, and answers include detailed explanations to ensure that you maximize your learning. Now including a brand new mock test to help you get in some serious score improving practice, How to Master the UKCAT will help you prepare for the test, learn the demands of each section and develop a winning approach that gets results.
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How to Master the UKCAT

700+ Practice Questions

Author: Mike Bryon,Chris John Tyreman,Jim Clayden,Christopher See

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749473754

Category: Study Aids

Page: 304

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The UK Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT) is used by the majority of UK medical and dentistry schools to identify the brightest candidates most suitable for training at their institutions. With over 600 questions, the best-selling How to Master the UKCAT, 5th edition contains the most up-to-date and representative questions than any other book. Questions are designed to build up speed and accuracy across the five sections of the test, and answers include detailed explanations to ensure that you maximize your learning. Now including a full section on the 'situational judgement' questions introduced in 2014 and a brand new mock test to help you get in some serious score improving practice, How to Master the UKCAT will help you prepare for the test, learn the demands of each section and develop a winning approach that gets results.
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Mastering the UKCAT

Second Edition

Author: Dr Christopher Nordstrom,George Rendel,Dr Ricardo Tavares

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 0429943016

Category: Medical

Page: 213

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Drawing on The Medic Portal’s proven track record, this fully-updated second edition of Mastering the UKCAT takes you step by step through the proven techniques that have helped thousands of students achieve top UKCAT scores. Our expert authors deconstruct all question types before leading you through core strategies, common pitfalls, and top tips – as well as the tactics examiners use to trip you up. This book covers all parts of the UKCAT, including verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, abstract reasoning, decision analysis, and situational judgment.
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Der menschliche Körper

Aufbau, Funktionen, Störungen : [ein Bildatlas]

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783898932820

Category:

Page: 240

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House of God

Author: Samuel Shem

Publisher: Knaur eBook

ISBN: 3426416743

Category: Fiction

Page: 496

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Sechs junge Ärzte beginnen vollen Enthusiasmus ihr erstes Klinikjahr im House of God, beseelt von dem Wunsch, Menschen zu helfen und zu heilen. Doch ihre Ideale werden schnell fortgerissen im Strudel ihres rastlosen Alltags. Sie lernen die Schattenseiten der modernen Medizin kennen, werden zynisch, verzweifelt oder gleichgültig. Das House of God wird für sie zur Hölle ... »House of God« von Samuel Shem ist ein eBook von Topkrimi – exciting eBooks. Das Zuhause für spannende, aufregende, nervenzerreißende Krimis und Thriller. Mehr eBooks findest du auf Facebook. Werde Teil unserer Community und entdecke jede Woche neue Fälle, Crime und Nervenkitzel zum Top-Preis!
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Medical Education: Theory and Practice E-Book

Author: Tim Dornan,Karen V. Mann,Albert J J A Scherpbier,John A. Spencer

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702049867

Category: Medical

Page: 396

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Medical Education: Theory and Practice is a new text linking the theory and the practice for graduate students and educators who want to go beyond the basics. The scholarship of medical education is, above all, a ‘practice’, but one that has a strong theoretical foundation. Neither theory nor practice stand still, and both are grounded in research. The novelty of this book lies in its interweaving of practice, theory, innovation and research. The book starts with a theorised, contemporary overview of the field. Next, it explores the theoretical foundations of medical education in depth. The remainder of the book reviews a whole a range of educational contexts, processes and outcomes. This work has been edited by a distinguished, international team of medical educationalists and written by equally accomplished authors from across the globe representing a spectrum of disciplines. This will be an invaluable text for all Masters Students in health professions education as well as PhD students and education researchers wanting a background to the discipline. Educators and medical students will also find it a very useful resource. Written by key figures in medical educational research combined with a strong editorial influence from the international editorial team. The text has a strong evidence-based approach that is fully cognisant of research methodology issues, The book provides a scholarly explanation on the topic, rather than aiming to say the last word. Written throughout in a clear and comprehensible style. The content is extensively referenced with additional suggestions for further reading.
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Sterblich sein

Was am Ende wirklich zählt. Über Würde, Autonomie und eine angemessene medizinische Versorgung

Author: Atul Gawande

Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag

ISBN: 3104035849

Category: Self-Help

Page: 336

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Ein Buch über das Sterben, das das Leben lehrt Die Medizin scheint über Krankheit und Tod zu triumphieren, doch sterben wir so trostlos wie nie zuvor. Der Bestsellerautor und renommierte Arzt Atul Gawande schreibt in seinem beeindruckenden Buch über das, was am Ende unseres Lebens wirklich zählt. Ungewöhnlich offen spricht er darüber, was es bedeutet, alt zu werden, wie man mit Gebrechen und Krankheiten umgehen kann und was wir an unserem System ändern müssen, um unser Leben würdevoll zu Ende zu bringen. Ein mutiges und weises Buch eines großartigen Autors, voller Geschichten und eigener Erfahrungen, das uns hilft, die Geschichte unseres Lebens gut zu Ende zu erzählen. »Dieses Buch ist nicht nur weise und sehr bewegend, sondern gerade in unserer Zeit unbedingt notwendig und sehr aufschlussreich.« Oliver Sacks »Die medizinische Betreuung ist mehr auf Heilung ausgelegt als auf das Sterben. Dies ist Atuls Gawandes stärkstes und bewegendstes Buch.« Malcolm Gladwell
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Die geheimen Tagebücher eines Assistenzarztes - "Herzzerreißend und saukomisch!" John Niven

Author: Adam Kay

Publisher: Goldmann Verlag

ISBN: 3641230594

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 288

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Vorhang auf für 97-Stunden-Wochen und einen Tsunami an Körperflüssigkeiten. Entscheidungen auf Leben und Tod am laufenden Band und ein Gehalt, gegen das jede Parkuhr zu den Besserverdienern gehört. Auf Nimmerwiedersehen, Freunde und Familie ... herzlich willkommen im Leben eines Assistenzarztes! Adam Kay, jetzt in seiner Heimat England als Comedian gefeiert, gehörte viele Jahre dazu. Nach schlaflosen Nächten und durchgearbeiteten Wochenenden mobilisierte er seine letzten Kräfte, um seine Erlebnisse aus dem Alltag eines Krankenhauses aufzuschreiben. Saukomisch, erschreckend und herzerweichend zugleich: Kays Tagebücher bringen alles ans Tageslicht, was Sie jemals über den Krankenhausalltag wissen wollten – und auch einiges, was besser im Verborgenen geblieben wäre. Kein Zweifel: Diese Lektüre wird Narben hinterlassen.
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Was am Ende wirklich zählt - Das Vermächtnis eines jungen Arztes

Author: Paul Kalanithi

Publisher: Albrecht Knaus Verlag

ISBN: 3641189365

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 208

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„Dieses gehört zu der Handvoll Bücher, die für mich universell sind. Ich empfehle es wirklich jedem.“ ANN PATCHETT Was macht das eigene Leben lebenswert? Was tun, wenn die Lebensleiter keine weiteren Stufen in eine vielversprechende Zukunft bereithält? Was bedeutet es, ein Kind zu bekommen, neues Leben entstehen zu sehen, während das eigene zu Ende geht? Bewegend und mit feiner Beobachtungsgabe schildert der junge Arzt und Neurochirurg Paul Kalanithi seine Gedanken über die ganz großen Fragen.
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The Verbal Reasoning Test Workbook

Unbeatable Practice for Verbal Ability English Usage and Interpretation and Judgement Tests

Author: Mike Bryon

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749463392

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 3540

As employers increase their use of psychometric tests to select staff - and more competition for jobs and placements - it has never been more important to excel in them. Almost every battery of psychometric tests will include a verbal reasoning subtest or series of questions. The Verbal Reasoning Test Workbook, will help you to prepare for these tests, offering you everything you need for a comprehensive programme of self-study, including advice on what to expect on the day, English usage questions, sentence sequences and 150 warm up questions. A companion guide to the best-selling How to Pass Verbal Reasoning Tests, it contains over 700 practice questions, four full-length realistic mock tests and detailed explanations of answers and interpretations of scores. An invaluable source of practice material and advice, The Verbal Reasoning Test Workbook will help you to improve your test techniques and increase your chances of success.
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Roman

Author: Colleen Hoover

Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag

ISBN: 3423432837

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 416

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Eine Achterbahn der Gefühle Als Lily Ryle kennenlernt, scheinen all ihre Träume wahr zu werden: eine neue Stadt, der erste Job und dann noch Ryle – überaus attraktiv, überaus wohlhabend und überaus erfolgreich. Vergessen scheint Lilys schwierige Kindheit. Vergessen auch Atlas, ihre erste Liebe, der gegenüber von Lily squattete – bis ihr Vater die beiden erwischte und Atlas von heute auf morgen verschwand. Und dann steht Atlas auf einmal vor ihr. Als Ryle von ihrer gemeinsamen Vorgeschichte erfährt, weckt dies seine Eifersucht …
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Passing Oxbridge Admissions Tests

Author: Rosalie Hutton,Glenn Hutton

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 0857257986

Category: Study Aids

Page: 160

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If you are applying to Oxford or Cambridge Universities, you may be required to take one of the Oxbridge-specific admission tests. This text provides all the essential information you need to understand the format and structure of the tests along with vital practice in the sort of questions you will face. The book covers, in detail, the Thinking Skills Assessment (TSA) for both institutions, focusing on critical thinking and problem-solving skills. It includes a practice test with answers and explanations and also guidance on the writing task undertaken by applicants to Oxford. This revised and updated edition includes new material across all parts of the book. It provides enhanced information on interviews and personal statements, coverage of the Sixth Term Examination Paper (STEP), and expanded sections on the other tests for English, history, physics, mathematics and computer sciences. Rosalie Hutton BSc, MSc, MCIPD, is an Occupational Psychologist who has specialised in the field of assessment and testing for 25 years. As CEO of her own company, Rosalie has designed and published a range of psychological assessment measures and is the co-author of a number of assessment books on multiple-choice questions. Glenn Hutton BA, MPhil, FCIPD, is a consultant to organisations concerned with recruitment and selection by way of assessment or examination. Previously a Police Superintendent and Head of the National Police Training Examinations and Assessment Unit, he co-authors books on criminal law and assessment.
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Ziemlich gute Gründe, am Leben zu bleiben

Author: Matt Haig

Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag

ISBN: 3423429135

Category: Fiction

Page: 288

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Authentisch und anrührend Ein Buch, das es eigentlich gar nicht geben dürfte. Denn mit 24 Jahren wird Matt Haig von einer lebensbedrohlichen Krankheit überfallen, von der er bis dahin kaum etwas wusste: einer Depression. Es geschieht auf eine physisch dramatische Art und Weise, die ihn buchstäblich an den Abgrund bringt. Dieses Buch beschreibt, wie er allmählich die zerstörerische Krankheit besiegt und ins Leben zurückfindet. Eine bewegende, witzige und mitreißende Hymne an das Leben und das Menschsein – ebenso unterhaltsam wie berührend.
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