Microbiology PreTest Self-Assessment and Review 13th Edition by James Kettering
(PreTest Basic Science)

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PreTest is the closest you can get to seeing the USMLE Step 1 without actually taking it!

500 clinical-vignette style questions and answers!

"I liked this book. I feel that I would have benefited from using it during my own Step 1 study time." -- Russel Kahmke, Third Year Medical Student, SUNY Upstate Medical University

"I found the questions included in this book to extremely well written. They covered the high yield material of each subject, and will help students better prepare for the Step 1 exam." -- Jodie Bachman, Third Year Medical Student, UMDNJ School of Osteopathic Medicine

"...this review brings with it much experience in preparing medical students for board examinations. Over the last 35 years, it has been a popular study aid and will likely continue to assist the next generation of physicians as they navigate through board examinations. 3 Stars."--Doody's Review Service

Great for course review and the USMLE Step 1, PreTest asks the right questions so you’ll know the right answers. You’ll find 500 clinical-vignette style questions and answers along with complete explanations of correct and incorrect answers. The content has been reviewed by students who recently passed their exams, so you know you are studying the most relevant and up-to-date material possible. No other study guide targets what you really need to know in order to pass like PreTest!

Content that covers all the must-know topics:

High Yield Facts, Physiology and Molecular Microbiology, Virology, Bacteriology, Rickettsiae, Chlamydiae, Mycoplasms, Mycology, Parasitology, Immunology


About James Kettering

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James D. Kettering, PhD is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology at Loma Linda University, School of Medicine. He also holds an Emeritus Professor position at the School of Dentistry, Dental Education Services.
Published March 12, 2010 by McGraw-Hill Medical. 413 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Professional & Technical, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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