There are small, practical ways you can invest in your health amidst the intensity of medical school. Let’s explore a few simple self-care practices that you can do with minimal props and, in less than 10 minutes, in four crucial areas. Mental, Physical, Social/Emotional and Spiritual.
Studying for Step 2 CK is wondrous compared to Step 1 in the sense that your resource utilization is vastly simplified. By consolidating your resources and being strategic with your precious few moments of studying each day, you can simultaneously complete your rotations, study for your shelf exams, and prepare for Step 2 CK!
What’s New? A great experience just got even better! We’ve enhanced the features of your QBank Flashcards. We’re pleased to introduce multiple new Flashcard features including a Browse feature that makes it easier for you to create and organize your flashcards and a Study feature that lets you review your flashcards with spaced repetition. Watch […]
Perhaps few things can trigger a catecholamine surge for medical students faster than the mention of the Step 1 exam. Even for those of us who have ostensibly moved on to life-after-the-exam, thinking about it can still put our amygdalae into overdrive. This autonomic response may seem exaggerated to those unfamiliar with the exam. Still, […]
Remembering all the concepts and facts in medical school is an incredible challenge, so we put together this article to help you improve memory retention.
Even if you just have 30 days, UWorld can boost your USMLE exam score! At this point, there really isn’t much debate that UWorld is a fantastic resource.
We’ve enhanced your Step 1 QBank experience! In the “Create Test” section, you can now view “Categories” within each “System,” allowing you to create more specific, category-based practice tests. You can also review your performance for each category in the “Performance” tab, giving you a more detailed analysis of your prior practice sessions. Getting Started: […]
We recently updated the “Systems” section of the Step 1 QBank to optimize your study experience of “General Principles.” It’s now easier to access specific “General Principles” questions, with their new categorization into focused blocks: Biochemistry Genetics Microbiology Pathology Pharmacology This feature update to “General Principles” will occur in all key areas of the QBank, […]
You can now create Subject- and System-specific tests from within the “Reports” section of the QBank. This update allows you to review your performance and quickly create a test based on Subjects or Systems that need improvement, without returning to the “Create Test” section. Using the New Feature From the “Reports” section of the QBank, […]
Shelf exams are a critical part of clinical rotations and we’ve now made it easier to prepare with a shelf review mode dedicated to the topics they test.