Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Most popular artices on USMLE Step 1

So you have just started preparing for USMLE Step 1. What are the most important things to consider before diving into preparation?

Have you checked Medessentials? Medessentials have core science concepts reviewed for success in medical programs and the USMLE.

Or maybe you were looking for Goljan torrents?As we have found they simply do not exist - so why not check the real site with download of Goljan audio, slides, notes and HY notes?

How about Kaplan Notes for Step 1? There are scanned notes that can be easily printed. You can also find them here

Oh, and by the way do you know how to convert your USMLEWORLD score to USMLE Step 1 Score? There is a magic formula.

Do you know that Kaplan Video Lectures are better than Kaplan Webprep? Why? There are 5 differences between old and new Kaplan USMLE Step 1 Video lectures.

What is considered a “good” score on USMLE Step 1? This and some other questions are answered in our FAQ on USMLE Step 1...

Biochemistry questions posted on 4usmle forum

Biochemistry questions posted on 4usmle forum:






Friday, November 14, 2008

Cleveland Clinic Intensive Review of Internal Medicine

Intensive Review of Internal Medicine is a comprehensive review of internal medicine for physicians preparing for board certification (or recertification) and for physicians desiring a review of state-of-the-art developments in internal medicine. The program is conducted by distinguished members of The Cleveland Clinic Staff and eminent visiting lecturers who are renowned in their fields of interest.

Topics cover current concepts and Board related issues using an organ system approach. Emphasis is placed on relevant clinical information.

Topics & Speakers

Franklin A. Michota, Jr., MD, Moderator
Section Head, Hospital Medicine, Department of General Internal Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic

Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Pre-Test
Franklin A. Michota, Jr., MD

Pulmonary Medicine Board Simulation I
James K. Stoller, MD, MS
Vice Chairman, Division of Medicine; Head, Section of Respiratory Therapy, Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine; Associate Chief of Staff, The Cleveland Clinic

Board Simulation in Gastroenterology
Jean-Paul Achkar, MD
Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Board Simulation in Pre-Operative Evaluation
Amir Jaffer, MD
Medical Director, Internal Medicine Preoperative Assessment Consultation and Treatment Center; Medical Director, The Anticoagulation Clinic, Department of General Internal Medicine

Board Simulation in Hematology: Cellular Morphology
Karl Theil, MD
Department of Clinical Pathology

Board Simulation in Geriatric Medicine
Robert M. Palmer, MD
Head, Section of Geriatric Medicine, Department of General Internal Medicine

Board Simulation in Medical Genetics
Franklin A. Michota, Jr., MD

Medical Aspects of Pregnancy
Janet M. Burlingame, MD
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Simulation in Women’s Health
Pelin Batur, MD
Department of General Internal Medicine

Many more topics on 56 CDs - ideal to listen on your IPOD. Great quality in MP3 means that you can use it during your workouts or while driving to work.

Click here to get more information about Cleveland Clinic IM Review