Exam preparation

The following curated materials may be of interest to international medical graduates studying for the qualifying or certification examinations of the Medical Council of Canada, the College of Family Physicians of Canada, or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Note: Any third-party links are provided for general reference only and no endorsement of their content by the College is implied.

Ebooks and print books

Resource Topic Media type Resource access
AFMC Primer on Population Health Population health Textbook Access available to everyone
Canadian Medical Protective Association Handbooks Ethics Textbook Access available to everyone
The big picture: gross anatomy Anatomy Textbook

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Ethics books Ethics Reading list Access reading list
Communication and physician-patient relations Communications Reading list Access reading list
Anesthesia OSCE review Anesthesia Exam review questions

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Current medical diagnosis and treatment 2021 Diagnosis Textbook

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Evidence-based physical diagnosis Diagnosis Textbook

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Urgent care medicine secrets Emergency medicine Exam review questions Log in for ebook
Tintinalli's emergency medicine: a comprehensive study guide Emergency medicine Textbook

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Graber and Wilbur’s family medicine examination and board review Family practice and internal medicine Exam review questions

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Harrison's principles of internal medicine Family practice and internal medicine Exam review questions

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Swanson's family medicine review: a problem-oriented approach Family medicine Exam review questions

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The color atlas and synopsis of family medicine Family practice and internal medicine Textbook

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Current practice guidelines in primary care 2020 Family practice and internal medicine Textbook

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The easy guide to OSCEs for clinical specialties: a step-by-step guide to success OSCE Exam review questions

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Macleod's clinical OSCEs OSCE Exam review

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Macleod's clinical examination Physical examination and medical history taking Textbook Request print book
Smith’s patient-centered interviewing: an evidence-based method Physical examination and medical history taking Textbook Log in for ebook
Study guide to geriatric psychiatry: a companion to the American Psychiatric Publishing textbook of geriatric psychiatry, fifth edition Psychiatry Exam review questions Log in for ebook
Study guide to psychiatry: a companion to the American Psychiatric Publishing textbook of psychiatry, sixth edition Psychiatry Exam review questions Log in for ebook
Study guide to substance abuse treatment: a companion to the American Psychiatric Publishing textbook of substance abuse treatment, fifth edition Psychiatry Exam review questions Log in for ebook
The American Psychiatric Publishing textbook of psychiatry Psychiatry Textbook Log in for ebook
Radiology secrets plus Radiology Exam review questions Log in for ebook
Abernathy's surgical secrets Surgery Exam review questions Log in for ebook
Anesthesia review: 1000 questions and answers to blast the basics and ace the advanced Anesthesia Exam review questions Request print book
Miller's anesthesia review Anesthesia Exam review questions Request print book
Fast facts for the family medicine board review Family practice Exam review questions Request print book
Guide to the Canadian family medicine examination Family practice Exam review questions Request print book
Differential diagnosis and treatment in primary care Family practice Textbook Request print book
Code of medical ethics of the American Medical Association Ethics Textbook Request print book
Doing right: a practical guide to ethics for physicians and medical trainees Ethics Textbook Request print book
Good medicine: the art of ethical care in Canada Ethics Textbook Request print book
Essentials for the Canadian medical licensing exam: review and prep for MCCQE part I MCCQE Exam review questions Request print book
The Toronto notes 2021: a comprehensive medical reference and a review for the Medical Council of Canada qualifying exam (MCCQE) MCCQE Exam review questions Request print book
Edmonton manual: approach to the OSCE OSCE Exam review questions Request print book
Health and health care delivery in Canada OSCE Exam review questions Request print book
Master the NAC OSCE Exam review questions Request print book
Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking Physical examination and medical history taking Textbook Request print book
Mosby's comprehensive review of radiography: the complete study guide and career planner Radiology Exam review questions Request print book
Radiology review manual Radiology Exam review questions Request print book
Master the boards: USMLE Step 3 USMLE Exam review questions Request print book
Crush step 3 CCS: the ultimate USMLE 3 CCS review USMLE Exam review Log in for ebook
USMLE images for the boards: a comprehensive image-based review USMLE Exam review questions Log in for ebook
USMLE step 1 secrets: questions you will be asked USMLE Exam review Log in for ebook
USMLE step 2 secrets: questions you will be asked USMLE Exam review Log in for ebook
USMLE step 1 lecture notes 2021 USMLE Exam review Request print book
First aid for the USMLE step 1: 2021 USMLE Exam review Log in for ebook
IM essentials: a medical knowledge self-assessment program (MKSAP) for students Internal medicine Exam review questions Log in for ebook
OSCEs for medical finals OSCE Exam review Log in for ebook
Self-assessment color review: adult emergency medicine Emergency medicine Exam review questions Log in for ebook
Self-assessment colour review: dermatology Dermatology Exam review questions Log in for ebook
Tarascon clinical review series: internal medicine Internal medicine Exam review Log in for ebook
MGH cardiology board review Cardiology Exam review questions Log in for ebook
The Brigham intensive review of internal medicine question & answer companion Internal medicine Exam review questions Log in for ebook
ACAAI review for the allergy & immunology boards Allergy and immunology Exam review Request print book
The Johns Hopkins high-yield review for orthopaedic surgery Orthopedics Exam review Request print book
Nelson pediatrics board review: certification and recertification Pediatrics Exam review and questions Request print book
Family medicine: pretest self-assessment and review Family medicine Exam review questions Request print book
DeGowin's diagnostic examination Physical examination and medical history taking Textbook

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Symptom to diagnosis: an evidence-based guide Diagnosis Textbook Log in for ebook
Sapira's art & science of bedside diagnosis Physical examination and medical history taking Textbook Request print book
Clinical examination: a systematic guide to physical diagnosis Physical examination and medical history taking Textbook Request print book
Macleod's clinical diagnosis Diagnosis Textbook Request print book
Rosen's emergency medicine: concepts and clinical practice Emergency medicine Textbook Log in for ebook
Complete OSCE skills for medical and surgical finals OSCE Exam review Request print book
Medical secrets Family practice and internal medicine Exam review questions Log in for ebook
The objective structured clinical examination review OSCE Exam review Log in for ebook
Strategies for the MCCQE part II: mastering the clinical skills exam in Canada MCCQE Exam review Request print book
USMLE step 2 CS lecture notes 2019: patient cases + proven strategies USMLE Exam review Request print book
Boards and wards for USMLE step 2 USMLE Exam review and questions Request print book
Top score for the radiology boards: Q&A review for the core and certifying exams Radiology Exam review questions Request print book
Dermatology: illustrated study guide and comprehensive board review Dermatology Exam review Log in for ebook
Essential radiology review: a question and answer guide Radiology Exam review questions Log in for ebook
Absolute rheumatology review Rheumatology Exam review and questions Log in for ebook
The family medicine board review book Family medicine Exam review and questions Request print book
Mayo Clinic internal medicine board review Internal medicine Exam review and questions Request print book
Mayo Clinic critical and neurocritical care board review Critical care Exam review Request print book

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