Monthly Archives:
February 2018

The Best PANCE/PANRE Qbank Just Got Even Better…

Published: February 24, 2018   |   Author: Adam Rosh   |   Category: Blog, Updates with imapct   |   Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,   |   Read more

Today we added 300 new questions, 300 new comprehensive, high-yield explanations, 300 new custom teaching images, 300 new One Step Further questions and answers, 300 new Rapid Reviews, and 300 new opportunities to get prepared to take your PANCE or PANRE.

Podcast Ep 42: Korsakoff Syndrome, AAA, Prolapsed Umbilical Cord

Published: February 22, 2018   |   Author: Nachi Gupta, M.D., Ph.D., and Megha Rajpal, M.D.   |   Category: Blog, Podcasts   |   Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,   |   Read more

The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.  -Socrates Welcome back to RoshCast for Episode 42! With the in-training exam around the corner, go back and power through old episodes during commutes to pick up as many points as possible. Good luck! […]

What Doctors Should (but don’t) Learn in Medical School

Published: February 22, 2018   |   Author: Sarah Baruch, MD   |   Category: Blog   |   Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,   |   Read more

Just as pediatricians need to bring up uncomfortable conversations about sex to keep their patients safe and healthy, isn’t it equally the responsibility of physicians to bring up diet and nutrition?

The First and Only Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Qbank Created By Board Certified Acute Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioners

Published: February 21, 2018   |   Author: Adam Rosh   |   Category: Blog, Updates with imapct   |   Tagged: , , , , , , , ,   |   Read more

Get ready for the first and only Qbank built specifically for the Acute Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AG-ACNP). Every question is derived from the standards set by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). 

Rapid Review: Ottawa Ankle Rules

Published: February 15, 2018   |   Author: Yehuda Wolf, MPA, PA-C   |   Category: Blog, Rapid Review   |   Tagged: , ,   |   Read more

  Ottawa Foot and Ankle Rules X-rays required if: Patient cannot bear weight for 4 steps Distal 6 cm tibia/fibula tenderness Medial/lateral malleolus tenderness 5th metatarsal tenderness Navicular tenderness Sample question: A 16-year-old boy presents complaining of right ankle pain after injuring himself while playing basketball. He states that he “twisted his ankle” when he landed […]

Podcast Ep 41: Polycythemia Vera, Ischemic Hepatitis & More

Published: February 5, 2018   |   Author: Nachi Gupta, M.D., Ph.D., and Megha Rajpal, M.D.   |   Category: Blog, Podcasts   |   Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,   |   Read more

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.  -Aristotle Welcome back to RoshCast for Episode 41! As we get closer and closer to the in-training, now would be a great time to go back and listen to old episodes to brush up on some of the core EM knowledge […]

Rapid Review: Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Published: February 1, 2018   |   Author: Yehuda Wolf, MPA, PA-C   |   Category: Blog, Rapid Review   |   Tagged: , , ,   |   Read more

Sample question: You are called to the nursery to examine a newborn boy. He was born at 36 weeks via C section to a 32-year-old G3, P3 mother. APGAR scores were 7 and 9. After six hours, the neonate developed respiratory distress. On examination, respiratory rate is 70, with nasal flaring, expiratory grunting, intercostal retractions, decreased breath sounds, and diminished […]