ACADEMICS

Study Textbooks

Students may purchase study textbooks online at very competitive prices.

Please Note: Caribbean Medical University reserves the right to change the book list at any time, therefore to prevent unnecessary expenditures, we suggest that students purchase their books one semester at a time.

STUDENTS ARE ADVISED TO PURCHASE THE MOST RECENT EDITIONS

PREMEDICAL SCIENCE PROGRAM

  • General Chemistry: Principles and Modern Application
    by: Ralph H Petrucci, William S Harwood, Geoff E Herring, Jeffry Madura
    ISBN: 013238826X
  • Physics
    by: John D. Cutnell, Kenneth W. Johnson
    ISBN: 0471663158
  • Biology
    by: Neil A. Campbell, Jane B. Reece
    ISBN: 080537146X
  • Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry
    by: Frederick A. Bettelheim, William H. Brown, Jerry March
    ISBN: 0534401767
  • Calculus: Early Transcendentals
    by: James Stewart
    ISBN: 0534393217
  • English: Writing Scientific Research Articles
    by: Margaret Cargill, Patrick O’Connor 
    ISBN: 1405186194

Recommended References

  • Psychology
    by: Lester M. Sdorow, Cheryl Rickabaugh
    ISBN: 0071121560
  • Basic Concepts in Cell Biology: A Student’s Survival Guide
    by: Robert Klein, James C. MacKenzie
    ISBN: 0070369305
  • Delmar s Comprehensive Medical Terminology
    by: Betty Davis Jones
    ISBN: 1401810047

MEDICAL SCIENCE PROGRAM

SEMESTER I
  • Histology: A Text and Atlas
    by: Michael H. Ross, Wojciech Pawlina
    ISBN: 0781772001
  • Clinically Oriented Anatomy (6th Edition) 
    by: Keith L Moore, Arthur F Dalley
    ISBN: 0781775256
  • Langman’s Medical Embryology
    by: Thomas W. Sadler
    ISBN: 1451113420

Recommended References

  • Cell and Molecular Biology
    by: Nalini Chandar, Susan Viselli
    ISBN: 078179210X
  • Grant’s Atlas of Anatomy
    by: Anne M.R. Agur, Arthur F. Dalley
    ISBN: 0781770556
  • BRS Gross Anatomy
    by: Kyung Won Chung, Harold M Chung
    ISBN: 1605477451
SEMESTER II
  • Marks’ Basic Medical Biochemistry
    by: Alisa Peet, Michael A Lieberman, Allan Marks
    ISBN: 160831572X
  • Medical Physiology: Principles for Clinical Medicine
    by: Rodney A Rhoades, David R Bell 
    ISBN: 0781768527
  • Clinical Epidemiology: The Essentials
    by: Robert H. Fletcher, Suzanne W. Fletcher
    ISBN: 0781752159
  • Human Genetics: From Molecules to Medicine
    by: Christian P. Schaaf, Johannes Zschocke, Lorraine Potocki
    ISBN: 1608316718

Recommended References

  • Biochemistry
    by: Jeremy M. Berg, John L. Tymoczko, Lubert Stryer
    ISBN: 071676766X
  • Review of Medical Physiology
    by: William F. Ganong
    ISBN: 0071440402
  • Thompson & Thompson Genetics in Medicine
    by: Robert L. Nussbaum, Roderick R. McInnes, Huntington F. Willard
    ISBN: 0721602444
SEMESTER III
  • Rubin’s Pathology: Clinicopathologic Foundations of Medicine
    by: Raphael Rubin, David S Strayer
    ISBN: 1605479683
  • Burton’s Microbiology for the Health Sciences
    by: Paul G. Engelkirk, Janet Duben-Engelkirk
    ISBN: 1605476730
  • Immunology
    by: Thao Doan, Roger Melvold, Susan Viselli, Carl Waltenbaugh
    ISBN: 0781795435
  • Clinical Neuroanatomy
    by: Richard S Snell
    ISBN: 0781794277
  • Behavioral Science in Medicine
    by: Barbara Fadem
    ISBN: 1609136640

Recommended References

  • Pocket Companion to Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease
    by: Richard Mitchell, Vinay Kumar, Abul Abbas, Nelson Fausto
    ISBN: 0721602657
  • Board Review Series of Pathology
    by: Arthur S Schneider, Philip A Szanto, Sandra I Kim, Todd A Swanson
    ISBN: 0781760224
  • Neuroanatomy (Board Review Series)
    by: James D. Fix
    ISBN: 068303250X
  • Board Review Series of Behavioral Science
    by: Barbara Fadem
    ISBN: 0781757274
SEMESTER IV
  • Rubin’s Pathology: Clinicopathologic Foundations of Medicine
    by: Raphael Rubin, David S Strayer
    ISBN: 1605479683
  • Principles of Pharmacology
    by: David E Golan, Armen H Tashjian, Ehrin J Armstrong, April W Armstrong
    ISBN: 1608312704
  • Bates’ Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking
    by: Lynn S. Bickley
    ISBN: 0781780586
  • Resolving Ethical Dilemmas
    by: Bernard Lo
    ISBN: 0781793793

Recommended References

  • Pocket Companion to Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease
    by: Richard Mitchell, Vinay Kumar, Abul Abbas, Nelson Fausto
    ISBN: 0721602657
  • Katzung & Trevor’s Review of Pharmacology
    by: Anthony J. Trevor, Bertram G. Katzung, Susan B. Masters
    ISBN: 0071488693
SEMESTER V (USMLE REVIEW)
  • Kochar’s Clinical Medicine for Students
    by: Dario M Torre, Geoffrey C Lamb, Jerome Van Ruiswyk, Ralph M Schapira, Mahendr S Kochar
    ISBN: 0781766990
  • Kaplan USMLE Step 1 Qbook
    by: Kaplan
    ISBN: 1419551493

Recommended References

  • First Aid for the USMLE Step 1
    by: Vikas Bhushan, Tao Le
    ISBN: 0071475311
  • Usmle Step 1 (Rapid Review Series)
    by: Edward F. Goljan
    ISBN: 0323008410
  • The Step-Up: A High-Yield, Systems-Based Review for the USMLE Step 1
    by: Samir Mehta
    ISBN: 078178090X