ABEM LLSA 2020 Review Package – Get all 2020 LLSA Articles, Summaries, 2020 LLSA Exam Review and CME Credits in Med-Challenger LLSA

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LLSA 2020 Review Course - the Best LLSA Exam Review for LLSA 2020, Articles, Summaries, LLSA exam prep for 2020 and more.

New ABEM LLSA 2020 Review Course now available – The best 2020 LLSA review is here.All 2020 LLSA Articles, Key Point Summaries, LLSA 2020 Exam Review for ABEM 2020 Requirements now in Med-Challenger LLSA, the best LLSA Review package for emergency medicine physicians.LLSA 2020 has arrived – and so has Med-Challenger’s 2020 LLSA exam review course, now available inside Med-Challenger … Read More

Tips for a Successful Early Clinical Career for Residents, Fellows, and New Board-Certified Clinicians

Paul Griner, MD, MACPClinical Pearls, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Medical News, Medical Schools, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing Programs, Nursing RN/PN, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Medicine, Personal Education, Physician Assistant, Residency Programs, Urgent Care

tips for a successful early clinical career and starting clinical practice

Tips for a Successful Early Clinical Career for Residents, Fellows, and New Board-Certified CliniciansHow to get off to a good start in your clinical practice.Completion of residency or fellowship training is an important step in one’s early clinical career.  Equally important is getting off to a good start in your chosen branch of medicine once you have completed training. Whether … Read More

Ischemic Stroke Guideline Changes: Guidelines Knowledge Check

Andrea Eberly, MD, MS, FAAEMEmergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing RN/PN, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Medicine, Physician Assistant, Urgent Care

ischemic stroke guideline update

Ischemic Stroke Guideline UpdateManagement of acute arterial ischemic strokeThis guideline update provides up-to-date comprehensive recommendations for the management and treatment of persons with acute arterial ischemic stroke. Audiences for this ischemic stroke guideline update are: prehospital care providers, physicians, nurses, allied health professionals and hospital administrators. This new guideline updates the 2018 acute ischemic guideline and adds several new recommendations.Stay … Read More

Learning Is Not Just Retention – Complex Questions vs Learning Questions: How We Remember and Why Question Types Matter

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Learning and retention

Learning Is Not Just Retention – Complex Questions vs Learning QuestionsHow We Remember and Why Question Types MatterLearning, the acquisition and retention of the information that helps us navigate the world, is simple as a concept. The actual psychological process of it, however, is intricate and complex. Before talking about how we retain and learn materials, it is important to recognize … Read More

The Big Miss: Cognitive Bias and the Problem of Misdiagnosis

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cognitive bias and misdiagnosis

Cognitive Bias and the Problem of Misdiagnosis: Avoiding The Big MissThe problem of cognitive bias and its important role in misdiagnosis is well documented. The phenomenon of cognitive bias can take several forms and affects the capacity of both new clinicians and seasoned professionals. A consensus is emerging that clinicians need to be aware of cognitive biases and practice educational … Read More

Rescuing Bedside Medicine

Paul Griner, MD, MACPEmergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Group Education, Internal Medicine, Medical News, Medical Schools, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing Programs, Nursing RN/PN, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Medicine, Physician Assistant, Residency Programs

Bedside Medicine - Rescuing Bedside Medicine

Rescuing Bedside Medicine: The Fundamental Unit of Care Isn’t High TechBedside Medicine is under siege from a glut of new technology and limited patient interaction time.  While medical practice has changed remarkably during the lifetime of most of today’s physicians, the fundamental unit of care has not.  It is bedside medicine, specifically the clinical transaction – the interaction between doctor … Read More

POCUS, Point-of-Care Ultrasound: A New Paradigm in Clinical Medicine

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POCUS Point of care ultrasound, why to know it, and how to learn it

POCUS, Point-of-Care Ultrasound: A New Paradigm in Clinical MedicineIf you haven’t heard about POCUS (point-of-care ultrasound) by now you must have been stranded on a deserted island, but if you’re just now back home and starting to get your wits about you, it’s time to get your knowledge base up to speed on this important technology. POCUS is revolutionizing the … Read More

Spring 2020 Platform Update – New Features: Notes, Bookmarks and Favorites, Improved UI, and New Reports

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Spring 2020 Update and New Features

Spring 2020 Update, New Features: Notes, Bookmarks and Favorites, Reports, and UI EnhancementsMed-Challenger’s Spring 2020 Platform Update introduces new features and improvements for  medical education creation, curation, personalization and ease of use.Med-Challenger has released it’s Spring 2020 Update introducing new features and improvements to our leading medical education and e-learning platform.  This release introduces Notes, Bookmarks, Favorites, new report exports, … Read More

Pulmonary Disease Board Review Questions | CME Quick Quiz

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pulmonary disease board review questions CME quiz

Pulmonary Disease Board Review QuestionsPulmonary Disease questions, topics include: Evaluation and Management of Pulmonary Disorders; Interstitial, Inflammatory, & Parenchymal Lung Diseases; Obstructive Airway Disease; Pulmonary Vascular Disease,  Below is a free CME quick quiz question that provides a better understanding of the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary disease. By playing the full online quiz, you can earn CME credit every … Read More

Flu Guidelines Update, New CDC Recommendation for Providers in Patients with Flu-Like Symptoms: Guidelines Knowledge Check

Andrea Eberly, MD, MS, FAAEMEmergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Guideline Knowledge Check, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing RN/PN, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Medicine, Physician Assistant, Urgent Care

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Based on New CDC Flu Guidelines, What Should You Now Ask Patients with Flu-like Symptoms?Clinical Guidelines Knowledge CheckA large number of patients will be presenting to healthcare facilities with flu-like respiratory symptoms, such as cough, shortness of breath, chest pain, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea, fever, chills, and weight loss, during the winter season who may not meet criteria for … Read More