Phase 1 Textbook List

Phase 1 and Block Textbook Requirements / Recommendations

2021 Fall Semester (M1 & M2) 

Phase 1 Textbooks:

These required texts will be used throughout the Phase 1 curriculum, beginning with the Fundamentals Block.

  1. Gordis, L. Epidemiology. 6th Ed/2019. Saunders. ISBN-13: 978-0323552295.
  2. Kumar, V., et al. Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease. 9th Ed/2015. Saunders. ISBN-13: 978-1-455726134 or 10th Ed/2020, ISBN-13: 978-0323531139.
  3. Moore, K.L. et al. Moore’s Anatomy Review Prep U for Clinically Oriented Anatomy.  8th Ed/2017.  Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins. ISBN-13: 978-1496399168.
  4. Moore, K.L., et al. Clinically Oriented Anatomy. 8th Ed/2018. Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins. ISBN-13: 978-1496347213 or 7th Ed/2013, ISBN-13: 978-1451119459.
  5. Moore, K.L., Persaud, T.V.N. and Torchia, M.G. The Developing Human: Clinically Oriented Embryology. 11th Ed/2019. Saunders. ISBN-13: 978-0323611541 or 10th Ed/2016, ISBN-13: 978-0323313384.
  6. Ross, M.H. and Pawlina, R. Histology: A Text & Atlas. 8th Ed/2019. Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins. ISBN-13: 978-1496383426.

**It is recommended that you check the McGoogan Library of Medicine catalog e-book availability: https://www.unmc.edu/library/.

UNMC Bookstore: 402-559-4455

Block Textbook Requirements/Recommendations

2021 Fall Semester (M1 & M2)

M1 Fundamentals:

Required

Kumar V., et al. Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease. 9th Ed/2015. Saunders. ISBN-13: 978-1-455726134. Five e-books available via the library (this is the 5th edition - verify chapters and page numbers).

Ross, M.H. and Pawlina, R. Histology: A Text & Atlas. 8th Ed/2019. Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins. ISBN-13: 978-1451187427. Three e-books available via the library (2015 edition).  

Moore, K.L., Persaud, T.V.N. and Torchia, M.G. The Developing Human: Clinically Oriented Embryology. 11th Ed/2018. Saunders. ISBN-13: 978-0323611541 or 10th Ed/2015, ISBN-13: 978-0323313384.

Gordis, L. Epidemiology. 6th Ed/2018. Saunders. ISBN-13: 978-032355295.  Three e-books available via the library (this is the 4th edition - verify chapters and page numbers).

Moore, K.L., et al. Clinically Oriented Anatomy. 8th Ed/ 2017. Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins. ISBN:  978-1451119459.

Moore, K.L. et al. Moore’s Anatomy Review Prep U for Clinically Oriented Anatomy.  8th Ed/2017.  Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins, ISBN: 978-1496399168.

**The Moore books come as a bundle: Clinically Oriented Anatomy & Review book bundle, which you can find at the bookstore if you’d like to purchase together.

Recommended

Ehrenfeld, J.M. and Gonzalo, J.D. Health System Science Review. 1st Ed/2019. ISBN-13: 978-0323653701.

Gartner, L.P. and Hiatt, J.L. Color Atlas and Text of Histology. 7th Ed/2017. Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins. ISBN-13: 978-1496346735.

Katzung, B.G. and Trevor, A.J. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 14th Ed/2018. McGraw-Hill. ISBN-13: 978-1259641152. Available as an e-book via the library.

Rodwell, V.W., et al. Harper’s Illustrated Biochemistry. 31st Ed/2018. McGraw-Hill. ISBN-13: 978-1259837937. Available as an e-book via the library.

Skochelak, S.E., et al. Health Systems Science. 2nd Ed/2020. Elsevier. ISBN-13: 978-0323694629.

M1 Blood, Defenses & Invaders:

Required

Hoffbrand, A.V. Essential Haematology. 8th Ed/2019. Wiley-Blackwell.  ISBN-13: 978-1119495901

Recommended

Doan, T., et al. Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews: Immunology. 2nd Ed/2012. Lippincott. ISBN-13: 978-1451109375

Male, D. and Brostoff, J. Immunology. 9th Ed/2020. Saunders. ISBN-13: 978-0702078446

Murray, P., et al. Medical Microbiology. 9th Ed/2020. Elsevier. ISBN-13: 978-0323673228. Available as an e-book via the library (2016 edition).

M1 Musculoskeletal & Integument:

No additional text is required.

Recommended

Loukas, M., et al. Gray’s Clinical Photographic Dissector of the Human Body. 2nd Ed/2018. Elsevier. ISBN-13: 978-0323544177

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Netter, F.H. Atlas of Human Anatomy. 6th Ed/ 2014. Elsevier. ISBN: 978-1455704187 

M2 Gastrointestinal:

Required

Ball, J., et al. Seidel’s Physical Examination Handbook. 9th Ed/2017. Mosby. ISBN: 978-0323545327. Three e-books available via the library (2015 edition). 

M2 Endocrine:

**No additional text required.

Recommended

Molina, P., Endocrine Physiology. 5th Ed/2018. McGraw-Hill. ISBN-13: 978-1260019353.

M2 GU/GYN/Reproductive:

Required

Boron, W.F. and Boulpaep, E.L., Medical Physiology. 3rd Ed/2016. Elsevier. ISBN-13: 978-1455743773.

2021 Spring Semester (M1)

Circulatory:

Required

Lily, L., Pathophysiology of Heart Disease: A Collaborative Project of Medical Students and Faculty. 6th Ed/2015. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins. ISBN-13: 978-1451192759.

Recommended

Herring, N. and Patterson, D., Levick’s Introduction to Cardiovascular Physiology. 6th Ed/2018. CRC Press. ISBN-13: 978-1498739849.

Respiratory:

Required

Lebond, R., et al., DeGowin’s Diagnostic Examination. 10thEd/2014. McGraw-Hill. ISBN-13: 978-1259251474. Available as an eBook via the library.

Recommended

West, J. and Luks, A., West’s Pulmonary Pathophysiology. 9th Ed/2017. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins. ISBN-13: 978-1496339447.

West, J. and Luks, A., West’s Respiratory Physiology: The Essentials. 10th Ed/2016. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins. ISBN-13: 978-1496310118.

Renal:

Required

See Canvas for National Kidney Foundation Primer and Clinical Decisions in Nephrology e-book link.

Recommended

Boron, W. and Boulpaep, E., Medical Physiology. 3rd Ed/2016. Elsevier. ISBN-13: 978-1455743773.

Neuroscience:

Required

Haines, D., Neuroanatomy in Clinical Context.  10th Ed/2018. LWW. ISBN-13: 978-1496384164 

Recommended

Black, D. and Andreason, N., Introductory Textbook of Psychiatry. 6th Ed/2016. American Psychiatric Publishing. ISBN-13: 978-9386217899.

Gelb, D. Introduction to Clinical Neurology. 5th Ed/2016. Oxford University Press. ISBN-13: 978-0190467197.

Haines, D., Neuroanatomy in Clinical Context.  10th Ed/2018. LWW. ISBN-13: 978-1496384164

Harper, R., Basic Ophthalmology. 10th Ed/2016. American Academy of Ophthalmology. ISBN-13: 978- 1615258048.

Hauser, S. and Josephson, S., Harrison’s Neurology in Clinical Medicine. 4th Ed/2016. McGraw-Hill. ISBN-13: 978-1259835865.

Kendal, E., Principles of Neural Science. 5th Ed/2013. McGraw-Hill. ISBN-13: 978-0071390118

Martin, J., Neuroanatomy: Text & Atlas. 3rd Ed/2003. McGraw-Hill. ISBN-13: 978-0071381833.