Bedside Diagnostic Challenge – 44-year-old woman with leg and ankle pain

Adam WandermanBedside Diagnostic Challenge, Internal Medicine, Medical News

Bedside Diagnostic Skills Challenge on chest pain

Today’s Bedside Diagnostic Challenge question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Internal Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Paul F. Griner, MD, MACP. Test your bedside diagnostic skills with this review question. A 44-year-old woman presents with the complaint of pain in her lower legs and ankles for the past two months. Her past medical history and review of systems is benign and she … Read More

Bedside Diagnostic Challenge – 37-year-old woman with fever

Adam WandermanBedside Diagnostic Challenge, Internal Medicine, Medical News

Bedside Diagnostic Skills Challenge on chest pain

Today’s Bedside Diagnostic Challenge question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Internal Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Paul F. Griner, MD, MACP. Test your bedside diagnostic skills with this review question. A 37-year-old woman presents to a local hospital with the complaint of a high fever. She is visiting from another state and has not been ill until the onset of cough and … Read More

Internal Medicine Boards Survival Guide: How To Best Prepare for IM Boards

Kelly SeagravesInternal Medicine, Personal Education

how to prepare for internal medicine abim boards

Exam time is approaching, and you’re wondering how to prepare for Internal Medicine Boards. Let us help you with that! This internal medicine study guide is full of tips, tricks, and valuable insight into the art of internal medicine board prep and the inner-workings of the exam itself. Follow these steps and you’ll likely pass – and with a higher … Read More

12 Tips for Avoiding Opioid-related Prescription Trouble

Med-ChallengerEmergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Medicine, Personal Education

Opioid Prescription Best Practices

Your medical license is likely your most valuable – and expensive – investment. Don’t lose it by taking needless risks that could result in the diversion of prescription drugs to illegitimate use. Understand the laws designed to prevent diversion, know how the government investigates and prosecutes it, and apply practical steps you can take right now to stay on the … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Osteoporosis

Adam WandermanGuideline Knowledge Check, Internal Medicine, Medical News

Internal Medicine Guidelines Knowledge Check on Osteoporosis

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 Internal Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Paul F. Griner, MD, MACP. … is estrogen now more strongly recommended for treating post-menopausal osteoporosis as compared to the last (2008) ACP osteoporosis guideline? Yes or No? The following case presentation provides the … Read More

ABIM Knowledge Check In MOC Exam Information

Med-ChallengerInternal Medicine, Medical News

ABIM MOC exam changes knowledge check in

ABIM now offers a two-year assessment option to provide physicians more choice, relevance and convenience in meeting the assessment requirement of the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. This assessment option, called a Knowledge Check In, was first available for Internal Medicine and Nephrology in 2018. Knowledge Check In is now available to the below specialties for 2019 – with more specialties … Read More

Know Your Guidelines – Atrial Fibrillation

Adam WandermanGuideline Knowledge Check, Internal Medicine, Medical News

internal-medicine-guidelines-knowledge-check atrial 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 Internal Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Paul F. Griner, MD, MACP. For patients with atrial fibrillation, has the recommended stroke risk-stratification tool changed since the 2014 American Heart Association guidelines on the same subject? Yes or No? In November 2018, … Read More

Earn ABIM MOC Points with Med-Challenger’s 2019 ABIM Review Course

Med-ChallengerInternal Medicine

2019 internal medicine moc points

Med-Challenger’s 2019 ABIM review course contains all ABIM MOC requirements in one. If you’re looking for an effective and lasting solution to ongoing MOC requirements, Med-Challenger IM offers the largest array of IM board review questions, intelligent self-assessment tools, ABIM MOC points, and AMA Category 1 CME credits. Med-Challenger has produced an all new IM review course with 100% new … Read More

2019 Internal Medicine Board ABIM Review Course with ABIM MOC Points

Med-ChallengerInternal Medicine, Personal Education

2019 ABIM internal medicine board review course

Med-Challenger, the leader in online physician medical education and exam review, has a comprehensive Internal Medicine course for unparalleled ABIM review, The questions in the course have an expanded remediation section that not only explains the reasoning behind correct and incorrect answer options, but also adds an “educational objective” and “key point” to the remediation. The addition of these features … Read More

Bedside Diagnostic Challenge – 20-year-old college student with chest pain

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Bedside Diagnostic Skills Challenge on chest pain

Today’s Bedside Diagnostic Challenge question comes from the desk of Med-Challenger Internal Medicine Editor-in-Chief, Paul F. Griner, MD, MACP. Test your bedside diagnostic skills with this review question. A 20-year-old college student presents to the student health service with the complaint of chest pain. The patient was in good health until 10 hours ago when he developed sudden sharp chest … Read More