A Study Guide Focusing on Plastic Surgery Exam Preparation

New York, NY, February 11, 2015 --(PR.com)-- "Plastic Surgery Review," recently published by Thieme, covers all topics that appear on the exams that lead to initial certification and recertification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Plastic surgery residents train for six years after completing medical school to hone their craft. Annual in-service exams and then ABPS written and oral board exams are required to earn the credentials necessary to practice. This book provides the essential information needed to score high on these tests. The 50 chapters in the book cover topics that will be tested and are presented in outline format to facilitate quick review and recall of information. Each chapter was reviewed by renowned plastic surgeons to ensure it is current and accurate.

Residents, fellows, and practicing plastic surgeons will find this book to be an invaluable resource throughout their training and careers.

Plastic Surgery Review
Thieme Publishers, New York/Stuttgart. 2014
235 pp, 72 illustrations
ISBN: 9781604068368
eBook - Available from ebookstore.thieme.com, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
eISBN: 9781604068351

About the Author
Gregory E. Lakin, MD, is a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery; Chief, Division of Pediatric Plastic Surgery; Director, Craniofacial Center; Director, Vascular Anomalies Center, UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital; and Assistant Professor, Departments of Plastic Surgery, Neurosurgery, and Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

About Thieme

Thieme Publishing Group is a medical and scientific publishing house employing more than 900 staff and maintaining offices in seven cities, including New York, Delhi, Rio and Stuttgart, Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in online and print publishing. Thieme publishes 150 peer-reviewed journals and more than 450 new books annually. The company has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products include eNeurosurgery, eOtolaryngology, eSpine, Medlantis, Thieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, and the medical student website WinkingSkull.com and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty. For more information about Thieme, please visit www.thieme.com.
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