Patch Adams’ Advice to Medical Students

By Luke Murray I was at a conference for premedical students a few months ago, and Patch Adams was there giving both the keynote speech along with several workshops. After the conference, 40 or so attendees gathered around him on the lawn, peppering him with questions. Finally, one […]

USMLE-Rx Step 2 Qmax Challenge #21569

Check out today’s Step 2 CK Qmax Question Challenge. Know the answer? Post it in the comments below! Don’t forget to check back for an update with the correct answer and explanation (we’ll post it in the comments section below). A 1-month-old girl presents to the emergency department […]

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As we transition the First Aid Team blog to bigger and better things, we need to inform you that our current system of daily digests as distributed by Feedburner will be discontinued by the end of this month. Our new daily digests will contain more information and present […]

IMG Friendly States by Specialty

By Edison Cano Selecting residency programs is one of the biggest dilemmas International Medical Graduates (IMGs) face every year. Reviewing every program is a very difficult task when you don’t know where to start among the 4,000 programs in the United States. However, knowing which states are more […]