Basic Science

Students may purchase study textbooks online through WUHS (Belize’s) Online University Bookstore at very competitive prices. Furthermore, all medical equipment and school supplies such as dissection kits, lab coats, scrubs, Video CD’s and more may be ordered at the Online University Bookstore.

We strongly encourage all students to purchase their books at our online bookstore to have them delivered directly to the campus without a hassle carrying them with you.

Please Note: Washington University Health and Science (Belize) reserves the right to change the book list at any time, therefore to prevent unnecessary expenditures, we suggest that students should purchase their books for one semester only.

MD1 – Semester I

ANATOMY

Required

Keith Moore; Clinically Oriented Anatomy, 6th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-7525-0

Patrick Tank; LWW Atlas of Anatomy, 2008 – Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-8505-1

Recommended

Keith Moore; Essential Clinical Anatomy, 4th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-9915-7

Board Review Series Gross Anatomy; Kyung W Chung PhD; Harold M. Chung MD, 7th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 16054-7745-9

BIOCHEMISTRY

Required

Michael Lieberman; Mark’s Basic Medical Biochemistry 4th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-16083-1572-7

Recommended

Richard Harvey; Lippincott’s Illustrated Review Biochemistry 5th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-16083-1412-6

Board Review Series Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Flash Cards; Todd A. Swanson MD, PhD; Sandral I. Kim MD, PhD; Michael Myers MD, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978- 07817-7902-9

EMBRYOLOGY

Required

Tom Salder; Langman’s Medical Embryology, 12th.ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-14511-1342-6

Recommended

Board Review Series Embryology; Ronald W. Dudek, 5th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-16054-7901-9

HISTOLOGY & CELL BIOLOGY

Required

Michael Ross; Histology: Text and Atlas, 6th.ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-07817-7200-6

Leslie Gartner; Color Atlas of Histology, 5th.ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-07817-8872-4

Recommended

Board Review Series Cell Biology and Histology; Leslie P. Gartner PhD; James L. Hiatt PhD; Judy M. Strum PhD; 6th edition; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-16083-1321-1

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

Required

Sprinhouse; Medical Terminology Made Incredibly Easy, 3rd edition; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-0-7817-8845-8

MD2 – Semester II

BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE

Required

Fadem; Behavioral Science In Medicine; 2nd Edition
ISBN: 978-16091-3664-2

Recommended

Board Review Series Behavioral Science; Barbara Fadem PhD; 5th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-8257-9

NUTRITION

Required

Lisa Hark PhD Rd; Gail Morrison; Medical Nutrition and Disease, 4th Edition
ISBN: 978-1405186155

NEURO-ANATOMY

Required

Allan Siegel; Essential Neuroscience, Revised First Edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2nd Edition
ISBN: 978-07817-8383-5

Douglas Gould; Sidman’s Neuroanatomy: A Programmed Learning Tool, 2nd.ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-0781765688

Recommended

Board Review Series Neuro-Anatomy; James D Fix PhD; 4th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-7245-7

PHYSIOLOGY

Required

Rodney Rhoades; Medical Physiology: Principles for Clinical Medicine, 4th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-16091-3427-3

Recommended

Board Review Series Physiology Cases and Problems; Linda S. Costanzo PhD; 3rd ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-8871-7

MD3 – Semester III

MEDICAL ETHICS

Required

Bernard Lo; Resolving Ethical Dilemmas: A Guide for Clinicians, 4th . ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-07817-9379-7

MEDICAL GENETICS

Required

Lynn B. Jorde PhD, John C. Carey MD MPH, Michael J. Bamshad MD; Medical Genetics 4th Ed. With online access;
ISBN: 978-0323053730

Recommended

Board Review Series Genetics; Ronald W. Dudek PhD; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-9994-2

IMMUNOLOGY

Required

Thao Doan; Lippincott’s Illustrated Review Immunology, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-9543-2

MICROBIOLOGY

Required

N. Cary Engleberg; Schaechter’s Mechanisms of Microbial Disease, 5th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-07817-8744-4

Recommended

Board Review Series Microbiology; Arthur G. Johnson PhD; Richard J. Ziegler PhD; Louise B. Hawley PhD; 5th edition; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-8912-7

Richard Harvey; Lippincott’s Illustrated Review Microbiology, 2nd. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781782159 – 3rd Edition pushed to 11/2012

PATHOLOGY I – GENERAL

Required

Raphael Rubin; Rubin’s Pathology: Clinicopathologic Foundations of Medicine, 6th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-16054-7968-2

Yasmeen Agosti; Med-Maps for Pathophysiology – Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-7755-1

Recommended

Bruce Fenderson; Lippincott’s Review of Pathology – Lippincott Williams & Wilkins – 2nd Edition
ISBN: 978-16083-1640-3

Board Review Series Pathology; Arthur S. Schneider MD; Philip A. Szanto, MD; 5th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451115871

MD4 – Semester IV

EPIDEMIOLOGY & BIOSTATISTICS

Required

Fletcher, R.W. and Fletcher, S.W. 2005: Clinical Epidemiology. 4th edition, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-0-7817-5215-2

PATHOLOGY II – SYSTEMIC

Required

Raphael Rubin; Rubin’s Pathology: Clinicopathologic Foundations of Medicine, 6th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-9516-6

Yasmeen Agosti; Med-Maps for Pathophysiology – Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-7755-1

Recommended

Bruce Fenderson; Lippincott’s Review of Pathology – Lippincott Williams & Wilkins – 2nd Edition
ISBN: 978-16083-1640-3

Board Review Series Pathology; Arthur S. Schneider MD; Philip A. Szanto, MD; 5th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451115871

PHARMACOLOGY

Required

David Golan; Principles of Pharmacology: The Pathologic Basis of Drug Therapy, 3rd. ed. Lippincott Williams & WilkinS
ISBN: 978-16083-1270-2

Recommended

Board Review Series Pharmacology; Gary C. Rosenfeld PhD; David S. Loose PhD; 5th ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-8913-4

Susan Farrell; Principles of Pharmacology Workbook, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978 07817-7208-2

Richard Harvey; Lippincott’s Illustrated Review Pharmacology, 5th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-14511-1314-3

MD5 – BRIDGE TO CLINICAL MEDICINE PROGRAM

INTRODUCTION TO CLINICAL MEDICINE

Required

Dario Torre; Kochar’s Clinical Medicine for Students, 5th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-0781766999

PHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS

Required

Lynn Bickley; Bates’ Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking with E-book, 10th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-0781780582

REFERENCE TEXTBOOKS

Recommended

Stedman’s Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing, 7th. ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 978-16083-1692-2

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