February 5, 2019

Finding clinical experience opportunities

You block off an entire Sunday afternoon to tackle the beast that is the AMCAS—the centralized medical school application. You’re clicking through the online form, filling […]
January 30, 2019

What audible finding is consistent with this presentation?

Figure 1 Quiz of the Week A 40-year-old male presents to the emergency department with sharp chest pain and palpitations. He says the pain is worse […]
January 28, 2019
Surgery rotations

Becoming less than human

3:30 am – Wake up. 4:00 am – Leave apartment. 4:15 am – Arrive at hospital. 4:20 am – Print out the patient list. 4:21 am – […]
January 23, 2019

What’s causing these pruritic lesions?

Figure 1 Quiz of the Week A 38-year-old man presents with itchy, scaly lesions on his elbows and small, erythematous papules in the web spaces of […]