First Aid for the Basic Sciences: General Principles, 3e

  • First Aid for the Basic Sciences: General Principles, 3e

Comprehensive, single-source coverage of the entire first year of medical school!

First Aid for the Basic Sciences: General Principles, Third Edition provides readers with a solid understanding of the basic science principles with which all medical students must be familiar. Delivering a comprehensive single-source review of the entire first year of medical school, the book assumes little prior knowledge, and is written in a non-technical, easy-to-understand style.


• An essential companion during your first two years of medical school
• Includes important foundational content most other reviews leave out
• Focuses on the high-yield topics and facts tested on the USMLE Step 1
• Enhanced by full-color images, learning aids, tables, and concise text to streamline your study and help you excel in coursework and on the USMLE Step 1
• Provides a complete framework for understanding biochemistry, microbiology, immunology, pathology, pharmacology, and public health sciences
• Mirrors the table of contents of First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 to facilitate side-by-side study
• Written by students who aced the USMLE and reviewed by top faculty


Be sure to also get Dr. Le's First Aid for the Basic Sciences: Organ Systems, Third Edition.


Write a review

Please login or register to review

Book Details
Author: Tao Le -‎ William Hwang -‎ Luke Pike
Edition: 3 edition
ISBN-13: 9781259587016
Language: English
Published: February 22, 2017
  • 135 EGP


Available Options