Product Description This book serves as a concise revision aid for the case histories section of the written paper for Part 2 of the MRCP examination. The book assists candidates in developing the necessary speed, thoroughness and accuracy in applying clinical examination and diagnosis in the exam setting. This book should be of interest to MRCP candidates, and postgraduate physicians. From the Back Cover In this second edition of The 'Short Cases' section of the clinical examination for membership of the Royal College of Physicians can present candidates with particular difficulties, even though they may have completed Parts 1 and 2 Written Papers successfully. In a short space of time and under the scrutiny of examiners, candidates must carry out physical examinations and correlate their findings on a number of patients. In reviewing 100 of the most commonly encountered short cases, this book will help candidates to develop a methodical, accurate and comprehensive approach to both the patients' and the examiner's questions. About the Author K. Gupta, Professor of Medicine, New York Medical College. P. Carmichael, Senior Registrar in Nephrology, St. James University Hospital, Leeds. A. Zumla, Director, Academic Infectious Diseases Unit, University College Medical School, London.