Monthly Archives:
December 2017

Rapid Review: Coarctation of the Aorta

Published: December 28, 2017   |   Author: Yehuda Wolf, MPA, PA-C   |   Category: Blog, Rapid Review   |   Tagged: , , ,   |   Read more

Coarctation of the Aorta PE will show higher blood pressure in the arms than in the legs EKG will show LVH CXR will show notching of ribs Diagnosis is made by echo Treatment is balloon angioplasty with stent placement or surgical correction Comments: associated with Turner’s syndrome   Sample question: A 5-year-old girl with Turner syndrome is found to have systolic hypertension. Further […]

Podcast Ep 38: Pediatric Intubation, Megaloblastic Anemia & More

Published: December 20, 2017   |   Author: Nachi Gupta, M.D., Ph.D., and Megha Rajpal, M.D.   |   Category: Blog, Podcasts   |   Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,   |   Read more

  Believe you can and you’re halfway there. -Theodore Roosevelt Welcome back to Roshcast Episode 38, the last episode of 2018! Before we jump into this week’s episode, we have a few people to recognize. First, congrats to Zain who won the trauma ring tone challenge last episode and will be receiving a Rosh Review subscription. […]

In Case You Missed It! All 37 episodes of Roshcast Just One Click Away

Published: December 14, 2017   |   Author: Nachi Gupta, M.D., Ph.D., and Megha Rajpal, M.D.   |   Category: Blog, Podcasts   |   Tagged: ,   |   Read more

For convenience, we organized all of our episodes into a single location for you. Here it is. Each episode is hyperlinked to bring you directly to the audio file and list of questions reviewed in the corresponding episode. And for your ears only…we are releasing in the coming weeks, a Roshcast tab in your Emergency Medicine Qbank subscription. This will allow you to work on the questions discussed in each episode of Roshcast. Also, let us know if you are interested in hosting your own Roshcast for one of our specialties. Now on to the good stuff.

Internal Medicine Rotation Exam Now Available

Published: December 8, 2017   |   Author: Adam Rosh   |   Category: Blog, Updates with imapct   |   Tagged: , , ,   |   Read more

The new Rotation Exam – Internal Medicine, available to Physician Assistant students and programs, is best suited for PA students looking for a focused, high-yield review for the end of your rotation. It joins our growing list of Rotation Exams including Rotation Exam – Pediatrics, Rotation Exam – Emergency Medicine, Rotation Exam – Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, and Rotation Exam – Women’s Health. This content is novel, and not included in Rosh Review’s PANCE QBANK, Mock exams, or Power Packs. Topics for the Rosh Review Internal Medicine Rotation Exam are based on the national curriculum blueprint. Rosh Review, LLC is not sponsored or endorsed by, or affiliated with, the Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA) nor the End of Rotation Exam™ (EOR). All trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Podcast Ep 37: Tibial Vein Clot, PR Interval & More

Published: December 8, 2017   |   Author: Nachi Gupta, M.D., Ph.D., and Megha Rajpal, M.D.   |   Category: Blog, Podcasts   |   Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,   |   Read more

  The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward.   -Amelia Earhart Welcome back to Roshcast Episode 37! This […]

Updates with Impact: All In One Preparation For The ENP Certification

Published: December 8, 2017   |   Author: Adam Rosh   |   Category: Blog, Updates with impact   |   Tagged: , , , , ,   |   Read more

The AANPCBs established eligibility for the Emergency Nurse Practitioner Certification exam includes three options. Option 1 requires you to complete 30 CE hours of Emergency Care Procedural skills. To make your life simpler, Rosh Review created a Emergency Care Skills and Procedures CE module derived form AANPCBs curriculum. What does this mean? You no longer […]

Rapid Review: Central Cord Syndrome

Published: December 7, 2017   |   Author: Yehuda Wolf, MPA, PA-C   |   Category: Blog, Rapid Review   |   Tagged: , ,   |   Read more

Sample question: A 71-year-old man presents to the Emergency Department after falling on ice outside his home. He complains of neck pain. He has an abrasion to his chin and decreased strength in his bilateral upper extremities. Strength is intact in his lower extremities. Which mechanism of trauma is most consistent with the suspected diagnosis?

Updates with Impact: New Patient Experience Improvement Module

Published: December 6, 2017   |   Author: Jonah Gunalda, M.D.   |   Category: Blog, Updates with imapct   |   Tagged: , ,   |   Read more

Today we released a new Patient Experience Improvement Module, available to residency programs using the emergency medicine resident Qbank. The goal of this module is to equip providers with the interpersonal tools to enhance the patient experience. Formal education on this topic is lacking in most residency curricula, so we are introducing this to spark a new era in medical education where humanism and customer service in medicine are given special attention.

Host Your Own Podcast

Published: December 5, 2017   |   Author: Adam Rosh   |   Category: Blog, Podcasts   |   Tagged: ,   |   Read more

Love listening to podcasts? How about hosting your own? Rosh Review is looking for teams of two to host a brand new board review podcast series for Physician Assistant studies, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, and Family Nurse Practitioner. 

Rosh Review Live…Being Strong, Resilient, Fearless, and Ready for your PANCE

Published: December 5, 2017   |   Author: Adam Rosh   |   Category: Blog, Events   |   Tagged: , , , ,   |   Read more

I am hosting a free 1-hour live video discussion on study strategies for your PANCE. The event is limited to the first 25 PA students who sign up. The goal is to leave the event with tactical and actionable material to prepare for your PANCE.