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How to Become a Master of Memorization

By Mark Heslin Understanding and reflecting are the keys to long-term memory retention and the creation of polysynaptic memories. Before we can understand a particular discipline or the functionality of an organ system, for instance, we have to memorize its foundational principles. In short, memorization is essential to […]

Introducing Rx360+

We’ve shaken things up around here. Every student deserves to have the right tools and quality content that will help them succeed in med school and on the boards. That’s why we’ve made exciting changes to help med students get what they need, with an eye toward real […]

New COVID-19 Brick Added to Rx Bricks

We have just added a brand new Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) brick to the Respiratory collection of Rx Bricks. This brick covers COVID-19’s: Epidemiology  Viral characteristics  Risk factors  Diagnostic work-ups, and Management and prevention plans If you don’t have a USMLE-Rx account, you can access it for free […]

Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) Update for 2020-2021 Residency Cycle

On May 11th, ERAS offered guidance regarding the residency application timeline for those looking to Match in 2021, by publishing the Final Report and Recommendations for Medical Education Institutions of LCME-Accredited, U.S. Osteopathic, and Non-U.S. Medical School Applicants regarding the 2020-2021 residency cycle. Here are the key recommendations: Recommendation […]