First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 2018, 28th Edition

by Tao Le, Vikas Bhushan, Matthew Sochat, Yash Chavda,

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  • McGraw-Hill Education; December 2017
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  • Title: First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 2018, 28th Edition
  • Author: Tao Le; Vikas Bhushan; Matthew Sochat; Yash Chavda; Andrew Zureick
  • Imprint: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
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About The Author

Tao Le, MD, MHS (Louisville, KY) is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Allergy and Immunology at the University of Louisville.

Vikas Bhushan, MD (Los Angeles, CA) is a practicing diagnostic radiologist.

Matthew Sochat, MD (St. Louis, MO) is a first-year hematology/oncology fellow at St.Louis University in St. Louis, Missouri.

Yash Chavda, DO (Bronx, NY) is an emergency medicine resident at St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx.

Andrew Zureick (Ann Arbor, MI) is a fourth-year medical student at the University of Michigan who hopes to pursue residency training in radiation oncology.

Mehboob Kalani, MD (Pittsburgh, PA) is a third-year internal medicine resident at Allegheny Health Network Medical Education Consortium in Pittsburgh.

Kimberly Kallianos, MD (San Francisco, CA) is currently an Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology at UCSF.

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