Free Board Review Questions of the Week – Spider Bites and Environmental Disorders

Kelly SeagravesEM Questions of the Week, Emergency Medicine, Personal Education, Question of the Week

free board review questions of the week spider bites environmental disorders

A 45-year-old attending physician presents to your emergency department in California complaining of severe pain in his forearm after being bitten by a spider while clearing out his family shed. He described a brown spider with a somewhat mottled appearance (see Figure) that scurried away after biting him. He states that the pain is severe but is only localized to … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Drowning with Cardiac Arrest

Andrea Eberly, MD, MS, FAAEMEmergency Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Medical News

Emergency Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check Drowning With Cardiac Arrest

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Emergency Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Andrea Eberly, MD, FAAEM. Has the resuscitation of a person in drowning-related cardiac arrest recently changed? Yes or No? Try this review question and find out if you’re following the most current guideline. To … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Ventricular Fibrillation

Andrea Eberly, MD, MS, FAAEMEmergency Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Medical News

Emergency Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check Ventricular Fibrillation

Stay in step with current national guidelines with Med-Challenger Guideline Knowledge Checks. Today’s Guideline Knowledge Check question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Emergency Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Andrea Eberly, MD, FAAEM. Do beta-blockers play a role in treating ventricular fibrillation? Yes or No? Try this review question and find out if you’re following the most current guideline. Which of the following … Read More

E-Scooters Are Becoming a Fast Way to Get … to the ER!

Kelly SeagravesEmergency Medicine, Medical News

Scooter Accidents

Of course there are upsides to the surge of Bird scooters to be found on sidewalks and street corners coast to coast – access to affordable, environmentally friendly transportation being one of them – but as their popularity soars, so do the number of scooter-related injuries. To be fair, the dangers riders face have little to do with the electric … Read More

Author Spotlight: Kimberly Collins, Emergency Medicine

Kelly SeagravesAuthor Spotlight, Emergency Medicine, Personal Education

Medical Education Author Spotlight

Med-Challenger has been producing high-quality medical education products for over 25 years. If there’s one thing we know, it’s that accurate, up-to-date content is king. Given the fact that medicine is constantly changing, so too must our content. To achieve that ongoing quality objective, it takes specialized knowledge, experience, talent, and commitment from the best medical educators available today. Today … Read More

Med-Challenger vs. Hippo EM – Emergency Medicine Board Review Comparison

Kelly SeagravesEmergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine Comparisons, Personal Education, Product Comparisons

Medical Education Author Spotlight

Emergency medicine practitioners looking for ABEM board review products have a slew of online review options today. Knowing which products offer the best EM board review is a topic of interest. In this article, we’ll compare Emergency Medicine board review products from Med-Challenger and Hippo EM on the following criteria: content value, CME value, and lasting benefits. Content has to … Read More

Author Spotlight: Kathryn Butler, Emergency Medicine

Kelly SeagravesAuthor Spotlight, Emergency Medicine, Personal Education

Medical Education Author Spotlight

Med-Challenger has been producing high-quality medical education products for over 25 years. If there’s one thing we know, it’s that accurate, up-to-date content is king. Given the fact that medicine is constantly changing, so too must our content. To achieve that ongoing quality objective, it takes specialized knowledge, experience, talent, and commitment from the best medical educators available today. Today … Read More

Emergency Medicine LLSA Review 2018 Now Available

Kelly SeagravesEmergency Medicine, Personal Education

ABEM LLSA review 2018

Attention ABEM diplomates! 2018’s annual set of LLSA readings are now active. It’s time to prepare for your exam. Offering 12 new articles for 2018, with article summaries, key points, and Q&A review, Med-Challenger’s LLSA Subscription also includes an exam simulator to aid in LLSA exam review. ABEM diplomates are required to complete four ABEM LLSA tests in each five-year … Read More

Med-Challenger vs. Rosh Review – Emergency Medicine Board Review Comparison

Kelly SeagravesEmergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine Comparisons, Personal Education

Emergency Medicine Med-Challenger vs Rosh Review Comparison

Emergency medicine practitioners looking for ABEM board review products have a slew of online review options today. Knowing which products offer the best EM board review is a topic of interest. In this article, we’ll compare EM board reviews products from Med-Challenger and Rosh Review on the following criteria: content value, CME value, and lasting benefits. Content has to hit … Read More