Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice 2e by lindash


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									                                                                                            Easy-to-follow disorder-based organization that surveys the full range
                                                                                             of organ system disorders treated in pharmacy practice
                                    Pharmacotherapy                                         Knowledge-building boxed features within chapters, consisting of
                                    Principles and Practice 2e                               Clinical Presentation & Diagnosis, Patient Encounters, and Patient Care
                                    By Chisholm-Burns, Marie;                                and Monitoring Guidelines
                                    Schwinghammer, Terry; Wells, Barbara;                   A standardized chapter format
                                    Malone, Patrick; Kolesar, Jill; DiPiro,                 Laboratory values expressed in both conventional units and Systems
                                    Joseph                                                   International (SI) units
                                                                                            Key Concepts indicated in text with numbered icons
                                    ISBN: 9780071621809                                     Glossary
                                    Price: AUS$215.00/NZ$235.00
                                    Pub Date: April 2010                             Table of contents
                                    No of pages: 1712                                PART 1. BASIC CONCEPTS OF PHARMACOTHERAPY ESSENTIALS
                                    Subject category: Basic Science,                 PART 2. DISORDERS OF ORGAN SYSTEMS
                                    pharmacy, pharmacology                           Section 1. Cardiovascular Disorders
                                    Market: pharmacy schools, physician              Section 3. Gastrointestinal Disorders
                                    assistant students, physician assistants,        Section 4. Renal Disorders
                                    nurse practitioners                              Section 5. Neurologic Disorders
                                                                                     Section 6. Psychiatric Disorders
                                                                                     Section 7. Endocrinologic Disorders
Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice was created with input from
                                                                                     Section 8. Gynecologic and Obstetric Disorders
educational design specialists and includes features that enhance student
                                                                                     Section 9. Urologic Disorders
learning. It presents information and concepts in a readily accessible and           Section 10. Immunologic Disorders
“student-friendly” format.                                                           Section 11. Bone and Joint Disorders
                                                                                     Section 12. Disorders of the Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat
Chapters are written in a concise fashion with liberal use of tables, figures, and   Section 13. Dermatologic Disorders
other features to facilitate learning. Thus, the textbook design is visually and     Section 14. Hematologic Disorders
intellectually appealing to students who are preparing to become patient care        Section 15. Diseases of Infectious Origin
providers in the 21st century.                                                       Section 16. Oncologic Disorders
                                                                                     Section 17. Nutrition and Nutritional Disorders
Key features
    Pares back the exhaustive coverage of Pharmacotherapy: A                        Author Information
       Pathophysiologic Approach, 6/e by over 1,000 pages to topics and a            Marie A. Chisholm-Burns, Pharm.D., F.C.C.P. (Tucson, AZ) is Professor
       depth of coverage the editors have identified as essential to pharmacy        and Head of the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science at the
       practice                                                                      University of Arizona College of Pharmacy (previously at U. of Georgia)
    Represents the work of over 160 authors and 145 reviewers                       Barbara G. Wells, Pharm.D., F.A.S.H.P., F.C.C.P., B.C.P.P. (Jackson,
    Chapters are written or reviewed by pharmacists, nurse practitioners,           MS) is Professor and Dean of the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy
       physician assistants, and physicians who are authorities in their fields      Terry L. Schwinghammer, Pharm.D., F.C.C.P., F.A.S.H.P., B.C.P.S.
    The disease states covered and the drugs discussed in the text focus            (Morgantown, WV) is Professor and Chair of Clinical Pharmacy at West
       on those disorders most often seen in actual practice                         Virginia University School of Pharmacy
    Each chapter reviews etiology, epidemiology, pathophysiology, and               Patrick M. Malone, Pharm.D., F.A.S.H.P. ((Findlay, OH) is Assistant
       disease presentation, followed by clear therapeutic recommendations           Dean and Professor at the University of Findlay, School of Pharmacy
       for drug selection, dosing, and patient monitoring                            Jill M. Kolesar, Pharm.D., B.S.P.S. (Madison, WI) is Assistant Professor
    Learning Objectives with associated content identified with a margin            at the University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
       rule                                                                          Joseph T. DiPiro. Pharm.D., F.C.C.P. (Columbia, SC) is Professor and
                                                                                     Executive Dean at the South Carolina School of Pharmacy
                              Clinical Drug Data 11e                                 Table of contents
                              By Smith, Kelly; Riche, Daniel M; Henyan,              Part I: Drug Monographs.
                              Nicole                                                 Analgesic and Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Antimigraine Drugs.
                                                                                     Antomicrobial Drugs.
                              ISBN: 9780071626880                                    Antineoplastics, Chemoprotectants-Immunosuppressants.
                              Price: AUS$85.00/NZ$95.00                              Cardiovascular Drugs.
                              Pub Date: April 2010                                   Central Nervous System Drugs.
                              No of pages: 1148                                      Gastrointestinal Drugs.
                              Subject category: Basic Science, pharmacy,             Hematologic Drugs.
                              pharmacology                                           Hormonal Drugs.
                              Market: pharmacy schools, physician assistant          Renal and Electrolytes.
                              students, physician assistants                         Respiratory Drugs.
                                                                                     Part II: Clinical Drug Information.
                                                                                     Drug-Induced Diseases.
                                                                                     Drug Use in Special Populations.
                                                                                     Genetic and Ethnic Considerations in Pharmacotherapy.
Description                                                                          Immunization.
Handbook of Clinical Drug Data continues a long tradition of providing               Medical Emergencies.
clinically relevant, well-referenced drug information compiled by expert             Drug Interactions and Interferences.
clinicians and presented in a compact format. Text is divided into three parts:      Nutrition Support.
          Part 1-Drug Monographs                                                     Part III: Appendices.
          Part 2-Clinical Drug Information
          Part 3-Drug-Laboratory Test Interferences                                  Author Information
Drug monographs, covers 10 major drug categories, subdivided into                    Kelly Smith, Pharm.D., B.C.P.S., F.A.S.H.P., F.C.C.P ( is affiliated with the
therapeutic groups for easy comparisons. Unique tables provide data for              University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
choosing the optimal drug for specific patients.
                                                                                     Nickole N. Henyan, Pharm.D. is a clinical pharmacist at University of
This text offers everything healthcare professionals need to predict the             Maryland Medical System in Baltimore, MD.
likelihood of adverse and drug reactions and interactions in their patients.
Selection of drug therapy for special patient populations is made easy by            Daniel Riche, Pharm.D., B.C.P.S., CDE Univeristy of Mississippi Schools of
several comprehensive chapters.                                                      Pharmacy and Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS

Drug information gets dated quickly and five or six years between revisions
makes this a dated text. Year-to-date this text has sold 9100 units, with 7,100
or 78% of edition sales occurring in the first three years. Editorial is therefore
recommending a three year revision cycle in order to keep this text current.

Key features
    The only referenced drug handbook -- 3,600 literature citations
    Comparison charts, adverse reaction tables, tabs, and extensive cross-
       referencing that includes Canadian and British drug names
    NEW to this edition: PDA download of the entire text and companion
       online learning centre
                                 Genitourinary Imaging                           7. Urolithiasis, Obstruction
                                 Cases                                           8. Bladder
                                 By Casalino, David; Miller, Frank;              9. Urethra
                                 Nikolaidis, Paul; Hammond, Nancy                10. Urinary Tract Trauma
                                                                                 11. Normal Variants and Congenital Anomalies
                                 ISBN: 9780071479127                             12. Prostate and Penis
                                 Price: AUS$260.00/NZ$286.00                     13. Scrotum
                                 Pub Date: April 2010                            14. Adrenal Gland
                                 No of pages: 1148                               15. Retroperitoneum
                                 Subject category: Basic Science,                16. Female Pelvis
                                 pharmacy, pharmacology                          Index
                                 Market: pharmacy schools, physician
                                 assistant students, physician assistants        Author Information
                                                                                 David Casalino, M.D. (Chicago, IL), Associate Professor, Department of
                                                                                 Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

Description                                                                      Frank Miller, M.D. (Chicago, IL), Professor and Director Body Imaging
Focusing on classic case presentation by pathology (how patients present),       Section and Fellowship Program and Chief, GI Radiology, Northwestern
this book delivers more than 350 cases. Designed for workstation use, the        University Feinberg School of Medicine.
book's highly efficient format provides easy navigation through minimal text,
abundant multi-modality images (more than 2000), and the use of icons.           Paul Nikolaidis, M.D. (Chicago, IL), Associate Professor, Dept. of Radiology,
Coverage in each case includes findings; differential diagnosis; a comment on,   Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.
or discussion of, the case; pearls together with the images and figure legends
supporting the case; and icons for quick navigation throughout the book.         Nancy Hammond, M.D. (Chicago, IL), Associate Professor, Dept. of
                                                                                 Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.
Key features
    Consistent approach
    Highly illustrated and full-color throughout
    Efficient format with icons for ease of use
    Pearls section

Table of contents
Series Editor's Foreword
1. Solid Renal Masses
2. Renal Cysts and Cystic Diseases
3. Renal Infection
4. Parenchymal Disease
5. Renal Vascular Disease and Renal Transplantation
6. Renal Pelvis, Sinus, Ureter
                                                                                         Max Yield™ questions and Diagnostic Final Exam.
                                                                                         Focusing questions, objectives, and quizzes
                                  Histology and Cell Biology:                            Many USMLE-type case-study questions
                                  Examination and Board                                  More than 1,000 self-test questions
                                  Review 5e
                                                                                  Table of contents
                                  By Paulsen, Douglas
                                                                                  PART I: FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTS
                                                                                  1. Methods of Study
                                  ISBN: 9780071476652                             2. The Plasma Membrane & Cytoplasm
                                  Price: AUS$60.00/NZ$65.00                       3. The Nucleus & Cell Cycle
                                  Pub Date: April 2010                            PART II: THE FOUR BASIC TISSUE TYPES
                                  No of pages: 384                                4. Epithelial Tissue
                                  Subject category: Test Preparation &            5. Connective Tissue
                                  Review                                          6. Adipose Tissue
                                  Market: Medical and Allied Health students      7. Cartilage
                                  taking a course in Histology                    8. Bone
                                                                                  Integrative Multiple-Choice Questions: Connective Tissues
Description                                                                       9. Nerve Tissue
The author, with his attention to detail and years of teaching experience, has    10. Muscle Tissue
designed a finely-tuned, concise, and complete review of histology and cell       Integrative Multiple-Choice Questions: Basic Tissue Types
biology that allows students to significantly cut study time while maximizing     PART III: ORGANS & ORGAN SYSTEMS
learning.                                                                         11. Circulatory System
                                                                                  12. Peripheral Blood
This user-friendly book makes it easy to individualize study sessions for         13. Hematopoiesis
                                                                                  14. Lymphoid System
efficient, optimal results. Histology and Cell Biology helps students quickly
                                                                                  15. Digestive Tract
pinpoint weaknesses in understanding and knowledge with self-assessment
                                                                                  16. Glands Associated with the Digestive Tract
questions and practice tests. It then gives them what they need to know in an
                                                                                  Integrative Multiple-Choice Questions: Digestive System
easy-to-remember format, packed with learning-boosting devices such as            17. Respiratory System
objectives and synopses. Paulsen gives the rather abstract field of histology a   18. Skin
vivid approach which covers just what is required for medical students to know    19. Urinary System
in reviewing for course and board exams.                                          20. Pituitary & Hypothalamus
                                                                                  21. Adrenals, Islets of Langerhans, Thyroid, Parathyroids, & Pineal Body
The long-term success of the LANGE series of text and review books, along         22. Male Reproductive System
with the re-emphasis on cell biology in medical schools, should insure the        23. Female Reproductive System
continued success of this title. The current format of the book includes many     Integrative Multiple-Choice Questions: Endocrine System
internal references in the form of callouts to explanatory text, tables, or       24. Sense Organs
images. Often the reference is to material presented in previous or later         25. Diagnostic Final Examination
chapters to improve the value of the book as a review while limiting              Index
redundancy. Similar references are included with all of the answers to the
practice questions. This is an important and unique attribute of the book.        Author Information

Key features                                                                      Douglas F. Paulsen, PhD is Professor of Anatomy, Director of Graduate
    Ideal review for courses, exams, and the USMLE                               Studies Morehouse School of Medicine. Dr. Paulsen is an active member of the
    Expanded coverage of cell biology                                            American Association of Anatomist, and sits on the Education Committee of
    Numerous study-enhancing tools                                               the AAA, and is an active researcher in the areas of arthritis, osteoporosis,
    Integrative questions that forge need-to-know links among topics             birth defects, and Vitamin A teratogenesis.
                                             PreTest Series
                                             Microbiology 13e
                                             James D. Kettering
                                             ISBN: 9780071623353

                                             Pharmacology 13e
                                             Marshal Shlafer
                                             ISBN: 9780071623421

                                             Anatomy, Histology & Cell Biology
                                             Rober M. Klein & George C. Enders
                                             ISBN: 9780071623438

                                             Neuroscience 7e
                                             Allan Siegel
                                             ISBN: 9780071623476

                                             Biochemistry and Genetics 4e
                                             Golder Wilson
                                             ISBN: 9780071623483

                                             Earl J. Brown
                                             ISBN: 9780071623506

                                             Patricia J. Metting & James F. Kleshinski
                                             ISBN: 9780071623506
Price: AUS$450.00/NZ$50.00
Pub Date: April 2010
                                             The PreTest Basic Science Series prepares medical students and
Subject category: Test Preparation &         international medical graduates for Step 1 of the United States Medical
Review                                       Licensing Exam (known as the USMLE Step 1), which assesses students'
                                             medical knowledge of core medical topics with multiple-choice questions.
Market: Medical and Allied Health students
                                             Useful as reviews for course exams in the first and second year of medical
                                             school, each PreTest book contains 500 questions with complete but concise
                                             answers referenced to leading core textbooks and journal articles. Discussions
                                             review correct and incorrect answer options to reinforce learning.
                                                                                       344 high-yield cases--94 NEW!--written by students who aced the
                                                                                       Cases emphasize board-relevant diseases and concepts
                                                                                       Open-ended active recall questions and answers teach you to work
                                                                                        through cases and reinformce must-know facts and concepts
                                                                                       Two-column format for easy self-quizzing
                                                                                       100+ images, diagrams, and tables complement the cases
                                                                                       Organized the same ways as First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK and
                                                                                        First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 2 CK to facilitate parallel study

                                                                                First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 2 CK 2e
                                                                                The high-yield questions you need to prepare for the USMLE Step 2 CK! The
                                                                                new second edition of this student-proven book features 1000 board-style
                                                                                questions along with easy to navigate, high-yield explanations of correct and
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                                                                                tables. The book is correlated with First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK and First
                                                                                Aid Cases for the USMLE Step 2 CK for the ultimate review package!
First Aid Series                                                                       1,000 USMLE Step 1-format questions, including 100 NEW questions,
By Le, Tao
                                                                                        written by students who recently passed the boards
                                                                                       Chapters arranged as in First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CK for
First Aid Cases for the USMLE Step 2 CK 2e
                                                                                        organized study by module
ISBN: 9780071625708
                                                                                       One complete practice exam gives students practice for exam day
                                                                                       Easy to navigate with answer letters in boldface
First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 2 CK 2e
                                                                                       Includes explanations discussing every answer option, both correct
ISBN: 9780071625715
                                                                                        and incorrect
                                                                                       Fully vetted, student approved questions from the USMLE Rx database
Price: AUS$60.00/NZ$65.00
Pub Date: April 2010
                                                                                Tao Le, MD, MHS (Louisville, KY) is Assistant Professor of Medicine and
Subject category: Test Preparation & Review
                                                                                Pediatrics in the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology at The University
Market: US medical students and foreign medical students preparing for the
                                                                                of Louisville. He is the founder of USMLE, an online subscription
USMLE Step 2 CK exam
                                                                                database of USMLE review questions.
Prepare to ace the USMLE Step 2 CK with First Aid Cases for the USMLE Step 2
CK and First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 2 CK

First Aid Cases for the USMLE Step 2 CK 2e
This powerful casebook is packed with 344 exam-type clinical cases that teach
you how to work through questions on the exam. Completedly updated based
on student feedback, it includes active-recall questions and answers that
reinforce key concepts.
                                    First Aid for the Neurology                          Real answers to frequently tested questions
                                    Boards                                               Your “insider guide” for success on the in-service and board exams
                                    By Rafii, Michael; Cochrane, Thomas
                                                                                  Table of contents
                                    ISBN: 9780071496223                           Chapter 1: Guide to the ABPN Examination
                                    Price: AUS$110.00/NZ$122.00                   Section I: Neurology Topics
                                    Pub Date: April 2010                          Chapter 2: Neuroanatomy
                                    No of pages: 544                              Chapter 3: Neuropharmacology
                                    Subject category: Test Preparation &          Chapter 4: Neuroimmunology
                                    Review                                        Chapter 5: Neurodegenerative Disorders
                                                                                  Chapter 6: Headache and Pain
                                    Market: Neurology and Psychiatry              Chapter 7: Neuro-oncology
                                    residents preparing for in-service exams      Chapter 8: Neuro-ophthalomology and Neuro-otology
                                    and board certification; neurologists and     Chapter 9: Vascular and Critical Care Neurology
                                    psychiatrists preparing for recertification   Chapter 10: Neurological Infections
                                                                                  Chapter 11: Neuromuscular Diseases
Description                                                                       Chapter 12: Pediatric Neurology and Neurogenetics
Research shows that the majority of patients are aware of their physicians'       Chapter 13: Seizures and Sleep Disorders
board certification status, and therefore it is increasingly important that       Section II: Psychiatry Topics
neurologists be board certified and maintain certification.                       Chapter 14: Substance Abuse and Dependence
                                                                                  Chapter 15: Delirium
This book presents time-strapped neurology residents (taking annual in-           Chapter 16: Anxiety Disorders
training exams or the end of residency board certification exam) and              Chapter 17: Somatoform Disorders
practitioners (renewing their certification) with a concise resource presenting   Chapter 18: Bipolar Disorder
quick, frequently tested, high-yield facts based on the most recently             Chapter 19: Unipolar Depressive Disorders
administered in-service and board exams. It is a complete review of psychiatry    Chapter 20: Psychoses
and neurology topics tested on the board exam. Maintenance of Certification
(MOC) is required; recertification is required every ten years.                   Author Information

A secondary market is psychiatry residents, whose board exam includes             Michael S. Rafii, MD, PhD, is Director, Memory Disorders Clinic; Assistant
approximately 40% neurology topics.                                               Professor of Neurosciences; Associate Medical Director, Alzheimer's Disease
                                                                                  Cooperative Study; and Attending Neurologist, Shiley-Marcos Alzheimer's
The psychiatry board exam and the neurology board exam are administered           Disease Research Center at The University of California, San Diego.
jointly by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (
each October/November. Recertification exams are administered twice yearly        Thomas I. Cochrane, MD, MBA, is Assistant Professor of Neurology at
in the spring and fall.                                                           Harvard Medical School's Brigham and Women's Hospital/Brigham and
                                                                                  Women's Center for Bioethics. Dr. Cochrane is a staff neurologist,
Key features                                                                      neuromuscular specialist, and medical ethicist. He is active in teaching and
    Proven high-yield information, mnemonics, and visual aids for exam           supervising medical students, residents, and neuromuscular fellows. His
       success                                                                    research and academic work involves topics in medical ethics and neurology.
    Covers must-know neurology AND psychiatry topics
    Includes mini-cases for oral board prep                                      Tao Le, MD is series editor. He is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University
    Recent exam topics from residents who passed                                 of Louisville.
                                                                                         These key chapters are then followed by more than 50 case
                                    First Aid for the                                     presentations. The actual dialogue that could and should occur is
                                    Emergency Medicine Oral                               presented along with images and lab results with which the examinee
                                                                                          may be presented. A column running alongside the case addresses the
                                    Boards                                                exact things that make up the exam score: Data Acquisition, Problem
                                    By Howes, David; Gupta, Rohit;
                                                                                          Solving, the Patient, Resource Utilization, Health Care Provided,
                                    Waples-Trefil, Flora; Pillow, Tyson;
                                                                                          Interpersonal Relations, Comprehension of Pathophysiology, and
                                    Tupesis, Janis
                                                                                          Clinical Competence.
                                    ISBN: 9780071445078
                                                                                  Table of contents
                                    Price: AUS$140.00/NZ$155.00
                                                                                  First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Oral Boards
                                    Pub Date: April 2010
                                                                                  1. Introduction: Test taking strategy
                                    No of pages: 608
                                    Subject category: Test Preparation &
                                                                                  2. Life Saving Interventions
                                                                                  3. Organ-System Emergencies
                                    Market: Emergency Medicine residents;
                                    jr. attending physicians
                                                                                  4. Paediatric Emergencies
                                                                                  5. Toxicologic Emergencies
First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Oral Boards helps prepare for the            6. Practice Cases
the oral board exam, which differs significantly from the written board exam.
The oral board exam tests patient management skills and the physician's           Author Information
ability to provide rapid, safe, and competent patient care. The oral board exam
simulates actual patient encounters to test your ability to gather information,
                                                                                  David S Howes MD, Professor, Joint Chief, Residency Program Director,
consider likely diagnoses (with a focus on potential life and organ threats),
                                                                                  Section of Emergency Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
institute emergent therapy, and execute a diagnostic and therapeutic plan.
The exam focuses on core topics, critical conditions, and the ruling out of
infrequent but potentially life threatening conditions.                           Rohit Gupta, MD Attending Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine
                                                                                  Advocate Christ Hospital. Chicago, Illinois
First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Oral Boards will teach the reader
to think on his or her feet, just like they need to do for the interactive and    Flora Waples-Trefil, MD. Clinical Instructor, Section of Emergency Medicine,
public oral exam process by explaining the test, reviewing critical management    University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
algorithms, and providing more than 50 case simulations for review.
                                                                                  Tyson Pillow, MD, Clinical Instructor, Section of Emergency Medicine,
Key features                                                                      University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    The first half of the book provides a complete review of the basics,
       from airway management and shock-trauma to organ-system                    Janis Tupesis, MD, Associate Program Director, University of Chicago,
       emergencies in adults and children.                                        Emergency Medicine Residency, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of
    The following icons appear within this information to increase a test        Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
       taker's score:
                --On exam day
                --Critical actions
                --Further interventions
                                                                                   Mnemonics and keywords sprinkled throughout the text facilitate focus on core
                                                                                   facts, while clinical vignettes at the end of each chapter allow students to
                                                                                   reflect on the topic they have just read.


                                                                                         Rapid Recall Q&A format simulates flashcards in a book.
                                                                                         Includes High-Yield USMLE Essentials
                                                                                         More "Make a Diagnosis" Vignettes
                                                                                         Reviewed by students who aced Step 1
                                                                                         Keywords and mnemonics highlighted throughout the text.
                                                                                         25% new material based on current USMLE content

                                                                                   Author Information

                                                                                   John Naheedy, M.D. is a resident at UCSD Medical Center in the Department
                                                                                   of Radiology in San Diego, CA.
Deja Review USMLE Step 1, 2e
ISBN: 9780071627184

Deja Review USMLE Step 2CK, 2e
ISBN: 9780071627160

Price: AUS$40.00/NZ$44.00
Pub Date: April 2010
Subject category: Test Preparation & Review

Market: US and international medical students preparing for the USMLE


The Deja Review series helps you to “Remember what you already know”;
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This rapid-fire question & answer review book allows students to quickly
navigate through the information needed for their success on USMLE Step 1
as well as course exams or USMLE Step 2CK as well as their shelf exams.
Active recall questions reinforce correct answers to enhance learning - not just
passive memorization.

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