Podcast Ep 5: Neisseria meningitidis, Bell’s Palsy, Peripartum Hemorrhage, & More
Nov
7
2016

Podcast Ep 5: Neisseria meningitidis, Bell’s Palsy, Peripartum Hemorrhage, & More

Author: Nachi Gupta, M.D., Ph.D., and Megha Rajpal, M.D.   |   Tagged: , , , , , , , , ,   |   One Comment

Welcome back to another episode of Roshcast. This week are are adding a new level of spaced repetition by doing a brief review of the previous week’s key take away points before diving into the new material. In this episode we cover important topics including ketamine, Bell’s palsy, tachydysrhythmias, jellyfish sting, type I error, meningitis prophylaxis, and postpartum hemorrhage. Enjoy.

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Podcast Ep 4: Mnemonics, SSS, Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, & More
Nov
1
2016

Podcast Ep 4: Mnemonics, SSS, Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, & More

Author: Nachi Gupta, M.D., Ph.D., and Megha Rajpal, M.D.   |   Tagged: , , , , ,   |   No Comments

We are back with a quick dose of high quality, high yield emergency medicine board review. Episode 4 touches on Ascending cholangitis, NEXUS, SSS, Subarachnoid hemorrhage, Anticholinergic syndrome, Lead poisoning…and many mnemonics.

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Podcast Ep 3: Pulmonary Embolism, Pneumothorax, Axial Load Injury, & More
Oct
25
2016

Podcast Ep 3: Pulmonary Embolism, Pneumothorax, Axial Load Injury, & More

Author: Nachi Gupta, M.D., Ph.D., and Megha Rajpal, M.D.   |   Tagged: , , , , , ,   |   No Comments

We are back with a quick dose of high quality, high yield emergency medicine board review. Episode 3 touches on Pulmonary Embolism, Pneumothorax, Axial Load Injury, Amphetamine Abuse, Escharotomy, Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Mumps…and more

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Podcast Ep 2: Lithium, Mastitis, Nitrates, Schistocytes, & More
Oct
18
2016

Podcast Ep 2: Lithium, Mastitis, Nitrates, Schistocytes, & More

Author: Nachi Gupta, M.D., Ph.D., and Megha Rajpal, M.D.   |   Tagged: , , , , , , , , ,   |   No Comments

We are back with a quick dose of high quality, high yield emergency medicine board review. Episode 2 touches on aortic dissection, lithium toxicity, ventricular tachycardia, nitrates, acute mastitis, and much more. Tune in for your weekly dose of emergency medicine learning.

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Board Review Course Pass Rates Are Bogus. Here’s Why.
Oct
16
2016

Board Review Course Pass Rates Are Bogus. Here’s Why.

Author: Adam Rosh   |   Tagged: , ,   |   6 Comments

I recently returned from a medical education conference and spoke to many residents and attendings who were preparing to take their certification or board exam. One question I was repeatedly asked was: “What is your pass rate?” This seems like a reasonable question, right? But it drives me crazy. Not because someone is curious about statistics, but because some companies actually publish “pass rates.” Companies that publish pass rates are misleading you. It is that simple.

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Podcast Ep 1: The Rosh Review Podcast Hits The Airwaves – Listen Now!
Oct
11
2016

Podcast Ep 1: The Rosh Review Podcast Hits The Airwaves – Listen Now!

Author: Nachi Gupta, M.D., Ph.D., and Megha Rajpal, M.D.   |   Tagged: , , , , , , ,   |   2 Comments

Welcome to Rosh Review’s podcast corollary. Many of you may be thinking – what is a podcast corollary? Great question. We are making the time-tested questions of Rosh Review audible. Not only will we review the questions and answers, but we will also take the questions “One Step Further™” and review the most important points from each topic. At the end of each episode, we will rapid-fire review the pearls from the episode to drive home key concepts. Before we begin, though, introductions are in order.

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How I Learned to Read EKGs Better than a Cardiologist
Oct
10
2016

How I Learned to Read EKGs Better than a Cardiologist

Author: Adam Rosh   |   Tagged: , , , , ,   |   One Comment

If there are no ups and downs in your life, it means you are dead. –Unknown I left medical school with a poor understanding of EKGs. I could determine the rate, rhythm, and axis, and maybe a “tombstone” STEMI, but that was about it. During the first week of residency at NYU/Bellevue, I became even […]

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Test Blog Smart CTA
Oct
4
2016

Test Blog Smart CTA

Author: Kerry Mann   |   Tagged: , , ,   |   No Comments

The use of point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is now common practice in the clinical setting. Get a high-yield review of the most commonly encountered POCUS scans including abdominal, ocular, cardiac, pelvic, thoracic, vascular, cutaneous, and FAST ultrasounds with our new Boost Exam: Fundamentals of Clinical Ultrasound. Here is a sample question from the module: Which of […]

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