MBBS REFERENCE BOOKS

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SUBJECTS

TEXTBOOKS

REFERENCE BOOKS

PRACTICAL BOOKS

BOOKS FOR STUDENTS PREPARING FOR USMLE, PLAB, AMC, HMC, etc.

General Anatomy

·         B.D. Chaurasiya’s ‘Handbook of General Anatomy

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Regional Anatomy

·         B.D.Chaurasia’s ‘Human Anatomy’ (There are 3 volumes)

·         Richard S.Snell’s ‘Clinical Anatomy by Regions

·         Richard L. Drake, A. Wayne Vogl, Adam W.M. Mitchell’s ‘GRAY’S ANATOMY for STUDENTS

·         G.J.Romanes’s ‘Cunningham’s Manual Of Practical Anatomy’(3 Volumes)

·         Keith L. Moore, Arthur F. Dalley ,Anne M.R. Agurs’s ‘Clinically Oriented Anatomy

·         BRS Or Kaplan Anatomy

Surface & Radiological Anatomy

·         A.Halim’s ‘Surface & Radiological Anatomy’  

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·         Surface Anatomy: The Anatomical Basis of Clinical Examination

Histology

·         Inderbir Singh’s ‘Textbook Of Human Histology

·         Douglas F. Paulsen’s  ‘Histology & Cell Biology: Examination & Board Review

·         Anthony L. Mescher’s ‘Junqueira’s Basic Histology

·         Burkitt H.G., Young B. and Heath J’s ‘Wheater’s Functional Histology’  

·         William K. Ovalle, Patrick C. Nahirney’s ‘Netter’s Essential Histology’ 

·         Leslie P. Gartner, James L. Hiatt’s ‘Colour Atlas of Histology

·         Barbara Young, Phillip Woodford, Geraldine O’Dowd’s ‘Wheater’s Functional Histology

·         Leslie P. Gartner, James L. Hiatt, Judy M. Strum’s ‘BRS Cell Biology and Histology’  

Embryology

·         T.W.Sadler’s ‘Langman’s Medical Embryology’ 

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·         Schoenwolf, Bleyl, Brauer, & Francis-West’s ‘Larsen’s Human Embryology’ 

Genetics

·         Peter D Turnpenny& Sian EllardEmery’s ‘Elements Of Medical Genetics

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·         Jr.George H. Sack’s ‘Follow Text Book & USMLE Road Map: Genetics

Neuroanatomy

·         DUANE E. HAINES’S ‘Neuroanatomy In Clinical Context’  

·         Clinical Neuroanatomy

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·         Both of the books can be referred

Osteology

·         Inderbir Singh’s ‘Textbook of Human Osteology’  

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Bone Set
(arrange from China)

·         Tim D. White, Michael T. Black, Pieter A. Folkens’s ‘Human Histology

Physiology

·         Kim E. Barrett, Scott Boitano, Susan M. Barman, Heddwen L. BrooksGanong’s‘Review of Medical Physiology

·         John E Hall’s ‘Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology

·         A.K.JAIN(2 VOL)/ SEMBULINGAM/ A.B.S.MAHAPATRA/ D.PRAMANIK/ SUJIT KR.CHAUDHURY

·         OP Tandon, Y Tripathi’s ‘Best & Taylor’s Physiological Basis Of Medical Practice For Students’ 

·         Samson Wright , Cyril A. Keele’s ‘Samson Wright’s Applied Physiology’ 

·         Bruce M. Koeppen,Bruce A. Stanton’s ‘Berne & Levy Physiology

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·         Linda S. Costanzo’s ‘Physiology’ 

·         James Pasley’s ‘USMLE Road Map Physiology’  

·         Kaplan Medical USMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes: Physiology

Biochemistry

·         Richard Harvey & Dennis Ferrier’s ‘LIPPINCOTT ‘S Illustrated Reviews Biochemistry

·         Victor Rodwell , David Bender,Kathleen M. Botham,Peter J. Kennelly,P. Anthony Weil’s
Harper’s Illustrated Biochemistry

·         Satyanarayana&Chakrapani’s ‘Biochemistry’

·         A.C.Deb’s ‘Fundamentals of Biochemistry

·         David L. Nelson, Michael M. Cox’s ‘Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry

·         Jeremy M. Berg , John L. Tymoczko ,LubertStryer’s ‘Biochemistry

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·         Michael Lieberman,Rick Ricer’s ‘BRS Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Genetics’ 

·         Voet&Voet’s ‘BIOCHEMISTRY

·         Thomas M. Devlin’s ‘Textbook of Biochemistry with Clinical Correlations

Microbiology

·         Ananthanarayan& J. Paniker’s ‘Textbook Of Microbiology

·         Jawetz, Melnick&Adelberg’s ‘Medical Microbiology

·         Greeenwood’s ‘Medical Microbiology

·         Patrick R Murray, Ken S Rosenthal,Michael A Pfaller’s ‘Medical Microbiology’  

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·         Warren Levinson’s ‘Review Of Medical Microbiology And Immunology’  

·         Kenneth j. Ryan, Matthew Grisham, C. George Ray’s ‘Sherris Medical Microbiology by  Pre-Test Microbiology

Immunology

·         MohantySK,Leela K Sai,Reddy P Veerendra Kumar’s ‘Textbook of Immunology

·         Abul K. Abbas & Andrew H. Lichtman’s ‘Basic Immunology

·         Roderick Nairn, Matthew Helbert’s ‘Immunology for Medical Students: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access’ 

·         Ivan M Roitt’s ‘Essential Immunology’ 

·         David K. Male, Jonathan Brostoff, David Roth,Ivan M. Roitt’s ‘Immunology’ 

·         Tristram G Parslow ,Daniel P. Stites’s ‘Medical Immunology’  

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·         Warren Levinson’s‘Review Of Medical Microbiology And Immunology

·         ThaoDoan,RogerMelvold ,Susan Viselli , Carl Waltenbaugh’s ‘Lippincott Illustrated Reviews for IMMUNOLOGY’  

·         Chapel &Haeney’s ‘Essentials Of Clinical Immunology

Parasitology

·         K D Chatterjee’s ‘Parasitology

·         Paniker ‘Textbook of Medicine Parasitology

·         Subhash Chandra Parija’s ‘Textbook of Medical Parasitology : Protozoology & Helminthology’ 

·         SastryApurbaSankar, K SandhyaBhat’s ‘Essentials of Medical Parasitology’ 

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·         Burton J. Bogitsh, Clint E. Carter, Thomas N. Oeltmann’s ‘Human Parasitology

·         David T. John, William A. Petri, Edward K. Markell, Marietta Voge’s ‘Markell and Voge’s Medical Parasitology

Pathology

·         Kumar,Abbas,Fausto,Aster’s ‘Robbins and Cotran Pathologic basis of Disease

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·         Edward C. Klatt’s ‘Robbins and Cotran Atlas of Pathology

·         Edward F.Goljan’s ‘Rapid Review Pathology

·          Kaplan’s ‘USMLE Step 1, Lecture Notes; Pathology

·         Kumar,Abbas,Aster’s ‘Robbins Basic pathology International Edition

·         Arthur S. Schneider,Philip A. Szanto’s ‘BRS Pathology’ 

·         Earl J.Brown’s ‘Pre-Test Pathology’

Pathophysiology

·         Gary D. Hammer, Stephen J. McPhee’s ‘Pathophysiology of Disease: An Introduction to Clinical Medicine’  

·         Sue E. Huether, Kathryn L. McCance’s ‘Understanding Pathophysiology’ 

·         Sheila Grossman’s ‘Porth’s Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States

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·         Carol Porth’s ‘Essentials of Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States’ 

·         Sue E. Huether& Kathryn L. McCance’s ‘Pathophysiology – Text And E-book Package: The Biologic Basis For Disease In Adults And Children’ 

Community Medicine

·         K. Park’s ‘Parks Textbook of Preventive and Social Medicine’  

·         Mahajan& Gupta’s ‘Textbook of Preventive and Social Medicine

·         Suryakantha AH’s ‘Community Medicine(With Recent Advances)’

Field Visits and PHC/CHC visits

·         Kaplan Notes

·         First AID

Pharmacology

·         K.D. Tripathy’s ‘Essentials of Medical Pharmacology

·         Bertram Katzung, Susan Masters , Anthony Trevor’s ‘Katzung Basic and Clinical Pharmacology’  

·         Goodman & Gilman
Rang & Dale’s ‘The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics’ 

·         Humphrey P. Rang,M.M.Dale, James M. Ritter,Rod J. Flower, Graeme Henderson’s ‘Pharmacology’ 

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·         Anthony Trevor, Bertram Katzung, Susan Masters, MariekeKnuidering-Hall’s ‘Katzung& Trevor’s Pharmacology Examination and Board Review

·         Richard A. Harvey’s ‘Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews Pharmacology

Forensic Medicine and Toxicology

·         Narayan Reddy , O P Murty’s ‘Essentials of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology’  

·         ApurbaNandy’s ‘Principles of Forensic Medicine

·         R.N.Karmakar’s ‘J B Mukherjee’s Forensic medicine and toxicology

·         AUTOPSY AT University Level

·         First AID

General Surgery

·         Norman Williams,ChristopherBulstrode, P Ronan O’Connell’s ‘Bailey & Love’s A Short Practice Of Surgery

·         S.Das’s ‘A Manual on Clinical Surgery

·         F. Charles Brunicardi’s ‘Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery’ 

·         Courtney M. Townsend’s ‘Sabiston Textbook of Surgery’

·         O. James Garden, Andrew W. Bradbury,John L. R. Forsythe,Rowan W. Parks’s ‘Principles and Practice of Surgery

·         MakhanLalSaha’s ‘Bedside Clinics in Surgery’ 

·         Kaplan USMLE Step 2 CK Surgery Notes

·         Bruce.E.Jarrell’s ‘NMS Surgery

·         Lillian S. Kao,Tammy Lee’s ‘Pre-Test Surgery

Orthopaedic including Traumatology and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

·         J.Maheshwari’s‘Essential Orthopaedics’ 

·         John Ebnezar(Jaypee)’s ‘Textbook of Orthopaedics

·         MayilVahananNatarajan’s ‘Textbook of Orthopedics and Traumatology’  

·         Kaushik Banerjee’s ‘Essential Handbook Of PracticalOrthopaedic Examination Book’ 

·         SureshanSivananthan,Eugene Sherry’s ‘Mercer’s textbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma’ 

Internal Medicine

·         Dan L. Longo, Anthony S. Fauci, Dennis L. Kasper, Stephen L. Hauser, J. Larry Jameson, Joseph Loscalzo’s  ‘Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine’ (2 Volumes)

·         Brian R. Walker, Nicki R Colledge, Stuart H. Ralston, Ian Penman’s ‘Davidson’s Principles and Practice of Medicine’  

·         Douglas L. Mann, Douglas P. Zipes, Peter Libby, and Robert O. Bonow’s ‘Braunwald’s Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine’ 

·         John P. Greer, Daniel A. Arber, BertilGlader,Alan F. List ,Robert T. Means’ ‘Wintrobe’s Clinical Hematology’ 

·         Martin D. Abeloff, James O. Armitage, John E. Niederhuber, Michael B. Kastan, W. Gillies McKenna’s ‘Abeloff’s Clinical Oncology

·         Arup Kumar Kundu’s ‘Bedside Clinics In Medicine Part 1 & Part 2

·         Weiner’s ‘Harrison’s Principles of Internal Med Self -Assesment and Board Review’ 

·         Praveen Kumar & Michael L. Clark’s ‘Kumar and Clark’s Clinical Medicine’ 

·         Kaplan Medical USMLE Step 2 CK Lecture Notes

Diagnosis

·         Graham Douglas, Fiona Nicol, Colin Robertson’s ‘Macleod’s Clinical Examination’  

·         Michael Glynn, William M Drake’s ‘Hutchison’s Clinical Methods: An Integrated Approach to Clinical Practice

·         You may follow the First 2 Books

·         USMLE Step 2 CS First Aid

·         Amninder S Dhesi’s ‘Most Likely Diagnosis USMLE Step 2 CK

Neurology

·         Lewis P. Rowland,Timothy A. Pedley’s ‘Merritt’s Neurology

·         David Greenberg, Michael J. Aminoff, Roger P. Simon’s ‘Clinical Neurology

·         Robert B. Daroff, Gerald M Fenichel, Joseph Jankovic, John C Mazziotta’s ‘Bradley’s Neurology in Clinical Practice ( 2-Volume Set )’ 

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·         You may follow the Reference Book

Radiotherapy

·         Refer to Class Notes

·         R Paul Symonds , Charles Deehan, Catherine Meredith, John A Mills’ ‘Walter and Miller’s Textbook of Radiotherapy: Radiation Physics, Therapy and Oncology’ 

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Infectious Disease

·         Dennis L. Kasper, Anthony S. Fauci’s ‘Harrison’s Infectious Diseases’  

·         Refer toHarrison’s Principle of Internal Medicine & Parks Textbook of Preventive and Social Medicine

·         Gerald L. Mandell, John B. Bennett,Raphael Dolin’s ‘Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett’s Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases

·         Atlas of Human Infectious Diseases (Wiley-Blackwell Publisher )

·         USMLE Road Map in Infectious Disease.

·         Kaplan Medical USMLE Lecture Notes for Infectious Disease

Anesthesia

·         Chandrasekaran R, Lakshmi R’s ‘Essentials of Anaesthesia for Undergraduates’  

·         Arun Kumar Paul Clinical Anesthesia  

·         Manjushree Ray &EnakshiSaha’s ‘Anaesthesia for Undergraduates and Practitioners’  

·         David C. Mackey, John Wasnick, John Butterworth’s‘Morgan & Mikhail’s Clinical Anesthesiology

·         Anshul Jain’s‘Essentials of Anesthesia and Critical Care’ 

·         Satish G. Deshpande’s ‘Manual of Anesthesia for Undergraduates

·         Ronald D. Miller, Manuel C. Pardo’s ‘Basics of Anesthesia’ 

·         Alan R. Aitkenhead’s ‘Smith and Aitkenhead’s Textbook of Anaesthesia

Emergency Medicine (Critical care)

·         Paul L.Marino’s ‘The ICU Book’ 

·         Andrew D Bersten , Neil Soni’s ‘Oh’s Intensive Care Manual

·         W. J. Wilkins’s ‘The Washington Manual Of Critical Care’ 

·         KamatShailaShodhan’s ‘Practical Application of Mechanical Ventilation

·         S. AhanathaPillai’s ‘Mechanical Ventilation Made Easy ( With CD )’ 

·         Jean-Louis Vincent, Edward Abraham, Patrick Kochanek, Frederick A. Moore and Mitchell P. Fink’s ‘Textbook of Critical Care

Radiology

·         David Sutton’s ‘Textbook of Radiology & Imaging

·         Andrea G. Rockall,AndrewHatrick,PeterArmstrong,MartinWastie’s ‘Diagnostic Imaging’  

·         William E. Brant, Clyde Helms’ ‘Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology

·         Practice with Radiographs

·         Grainger & Allison’s ‘Diagnostic Radiology A Textbook of Medical Imaging

Psychiatry

·         Benjamin Sadock,Virginia Alcott Sadock’s ‘Kaplan and Sadock’s Concise Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry

·         Benjamin James Sadock, Virginia Alcott Sadock’s ‘Kaplan and Sadock’s Synopsis of Psychiatry : Behavioral Sciences/Clinical Psychiatry

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·         Michael J Murphy, Bradley Marino,Ronald Cowan, Lloyd I. Sederer, Ronald L. Cowan’s ‘Blueprints in Psychiatry’ 

·         Joshua T.Thornhill’s ‘NMS Psychiatry

Medical Ethics

·         Study from Harrison’s Principle of Internal Medicine

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·         Notes by Kaplan

Obstretrics&Gynaecology

·         HiralalKonar’s  ‘D C Dutta’s Textbook of Gynecology and Obstetrics’ (Total 2 volumes)

·         V G Padubidri& S N Daftary’s ‘Shaw’s Textbook of Gynaecology

·         Shirish N Daftary&SudipChakravarti’s ‘Manual of Obstetrics( Updated edition of Holland and Brews )’

·         F. Cunningham, Kenneth Leveno , Steven Bloom , Catherine Y. Spong , Jodi Dashe’s ‘Williams Obstetrics’ 

·         Jonathan S. Berek’s ‘Berek and Novak’s Gynecology

·         Hiralal Kona’s ‘Bedside Clinics & Viva-Voce in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

·         Arup Kumar Majhi’s ‘Bedside Clinics In Obstetrics: Practical Approach to Theoretical Discussion’ 

·         RichaSaxena’s ‘Bedside Obstetrics & Gynecology

·         USMLE Step 2 CK Obstetrics and Gynecology

·         Pre Test Obstetrics and Gynecology

·         Obstetrics and Gynecology : Corelations and clinical scenarios for USMLE Step 3

·         First Aid for the Obstetrics and Gynecology clerkship

·         Samantha M. Pfeifer’s ‘NMS Obstetrics and Gynecology’ 

Pediatrics And Neonatology

·         Vinod K. Paul &ArvindBagga’s ‘Ghai Essential Pediatrics

·         A. Parthasarathy’s ‘IAP Textbook of Pediatrics

·         Kliegman ,Stanton, St. Geme, Schor’ ‘Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics’ (2 Volume Set )

·         SibarjunGhosh’s ‘Bedside Clinics In Paediatrics’ 

·         USMLE Step 2 CK Pediatrics

·         Pre Test Pediatrics

·         Pediatrics : Corelations and clinical scenarios for USMLE Step 3

Ophthalmology

·         A.K. Khurana’s ‘Comprehensive Opthalmology’ 

·         H.V. Nema&NitinNema’s ‘Textbook of Ophthalmology

·         RenuJogi’s ‘Basic Ophthalmology’ 

·         RamanjitSihota&RadhikaTandon’s ‘Parson’s Diseases of the Eye’ 

·         Jack. J Kanski& Brad Bowling’s ‘Clinical Ophthalmology : A Systematic Approach

·         U.N.panda’s ‘Bedside Clinics in Surgery, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, ENT’ (Refer to the ENT portion only)

·         Kaplan Medical ophthalmology

Dermatology & STD

·         NeenaKhanna’s ‘Illustrated Synopsis of Dermatology and Sexually Transmitted Diseases’  

·         Jean L. Bologni, Joseph L. Jorizzo, Ronald P. Rapini’s ‘Dermatology ( 2 Volume Set )’

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·         Archer’s ‘Online USMLE Reviews in Dermatology

ENT

·         PL Dhingra&ShrutiDhingra’s
Diseases of Ear, Nose and Throat

·         MusheerHussain’s ‘Logan Turner’s Diseases of the Nose, Throat and Ear: Head and Neck Surgery

·         Mohan Bansal’s ‘Diseases of Ear, Nose & Throat’ 

·         Shyamal Kumar De’s ‘Fundamentals of Ear,Nose and Throat & Head-Neck Surgery’  

·         James B. Snow Jr. & P. Ashley Wackym’s ‘Ballenger’s Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

·         U.N.panda’s ‘Bedside Clinics in Surgery, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, ENT’ (Refer to the ENT portion only)

·         Step 2 CS Clinical Notes