BSMS First Year Reading List

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  1. Persephone9

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    Aug 8, 2010
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    So, I got my reading list a few days ago. Its:

    The human body - Drake R, Vogl W, Mitchell AWM.
    Gray's anatomy for students. 2nd ed. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone; 2009.OR- Moore KL, Dalley AF Clinically oriented anatomy. 6th ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2009.- Bass P, Carr N, Du Boulay C.
    General and systemic pathology. 3rd ed. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone: 2008.- Carroll RG.
    Elsevier's integrated physiology. Edinburgh: Mosby Elsevier; 2007.- Guyton AC.
    Textbook of medical physiology. 11th ed. Edinburgh: Elsevier; 2006.- Kumar V, Abbas AK, Fausto N, Perkins JA.
    Robbins and Cotran pathologic basis of disease. 8th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders; 2010.- Underwood JCE.
    General and systematic pathology. 5th ed. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone; 2009.

    Theme 2:
    Learning and development - Ayers S, de Visser R. Psychology for medicine. London: SAGE Publications; 2010. (Due for publication Dec 2010).- Bee H, Boyd D.
    The developing child. 12th ed. Boston/London: Pearson/Allyn and Bacon; 2009.- Sarafino EP.
    Health psychology: biopsychosocial interactions. 6th ed. Chichester: John Wiley; 2008.

    Theme 3:
    Molecular cell biology - Alberts B, Bray D, Hopkin K, Johnson A, Raff M et al. Essential cell biology. 3rd ed. Abingdon: Garland Science; 2009.- Nussbaum RL, McInnes RR, Willard HF. Thompson &
    Thompson genetics in medicine. 7th ed. Oxford: WB Saunders; 2007.- Read A, Donnai D. The new clinical genetics. Bloxham, Oxfordshire: Scion Publishing Ltd; 2006.

    Theme 4:
    Infection and immunity - Goering R. Mims' medical microbiology. 4th ed. Edinburgh: Mosby; 2007.- Inglis TJJ.
    Microbiology and infection. 3rd ed. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone; 2007.- Kindt TJ, Goldsby RA, Osborne BA. Kuby Immunology. 6th ed. New York: W H Freeman; 2007. (This title may be useful as additional reading) - Mims C, Nash A, Steven J.
    Mims' pathogenesis of infectious diseases. 5th ed. Burlington MA: Academic Press; 2000.- Nairn R, Helbert M.
    Immunology for medical students. 2nd ed. Edinburgh: Elsevier Mosby; 2007Academic Skills Reading List (BSMS102)- Albert T.
    The A-Z of medical writing. London: BMJ Books; 2000. - Cryer P, Semmens N.
    The research student's guide to success. 3rd ed. Maidenhead: Open University Press; 2006. (Available electronically from UoB Library)- Greenhalgh T.
    How to read a paper: the basics of evidence-based medicine 4th ed. Oxford: BMJ Books/Blackwell Publishing; 2010. (Available electronically from UoB Library)- Hall GM, editor.
    How to write a paper. 4th ed. London: BMJ Books; 2008. - Malmfors B, Garnsworthy P, Grossman M. Writing and presenting scientific papers. 2nd ed. Nottingham: Nottingham University Press; 2004. - Matthews JR, Bowen JM, Matthews RW. Successful scientific writing. 3rd ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press; 2007. - Petrie A, Sabin C.
    Medical statistics at a glance. 3rd ed. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell; 2009. - Stave CD.
    Field guide to MEDLINE: making searching simple. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2003. Although a bit out of date now, this book does provide the basics of searching PubMed. - Bullimore DW.
    Study skills and tomorrow's doctors. Edinburgh: WB Saunders; 1998. - Stern L.
    What every student should know about avoiding plagiarism. New York: Pearson Longman; 2007. - Fairclough J.
    The Vancouver style of referencing and academic writing guidance. Brighton: Brighton & Sussex Medical School; Revised August 2009. Available in BSMS Library area on studentcentral or from BSMS librarians.
    Writing Skills Reading List (BSMS102)- Peck J, Coyle M.
    The student's guide to writing: grammar, punctuation and spelling. 2nd ed. Basingstoke: Palgrave; 2005. - Creme P, Lea MR.
    Writing at university. 3rd ed. Maidenhead: Open University Press; 2008. - Gillet A, Hammond A, Martala M. Successful Academic writing. Harlow: Pearson Education; 2009.- Goodman NW, Edwards MB.
    Medical writing: a prescription for clarity. 3rd ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press; 2006. - Strunk W.
    The elements of style. Radford, VA, USA: Wilder Publications; 2009.

    As it says, I'm not about to buy anything now (because I won't get my results till the 19th for one!), but I was wondering if there's anything that current BSMS students have found invaluable/useless.

    Thanks :)

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