USMLE Step 2 CK & Medical Rotation Prep Video Game

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Bring on the USMLE Step 2 CK / COMLEX Level 2 CE & clinical rotations. Goodbye USMLE Step 1 / COMLEX Level 1. Congratulations to all of the medical students who just took the first of 3 required USMLE/COMLEX medical licensing exams. Rest up for your medical clerkships in your third year clinical rotations. Thank you for all of your who have tried out and/or bought Scrub Wars’ preclinical medical boards edition. Though you are halfway to ...

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5 Medical Practices Most Affected by Obamacare

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5 Medical Practices Most Affected by Obamacare

No group of American professionals will be impacted in a negative manner by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare, more than physicians.

More government regulation and oversight will be thrust upon practicing physicians who have become increasingly dependent on government reimbursement for the medical services they provide. Some studies have shown that over 60% of physicians, currently ...

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5 Poorly Considered Factors When Choosing a Medical Specialty

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5 Poorly Considered Factors When Choosing a Medical Specialty

There is a great deal to consider when choosing a medical specialty. Though some medical students may claim to have known what they wanted to be since they were young, the vast majority of students will not make a final decision regarding their specialty until they are well into their medical school curriculum. Some may even face the end of their internships without ...

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Scrub Wars® Press Release PR Web

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Scrub Wars® Press Release PR Web

NEW APP BY PRECISION ENTERPRISES, LLC MAKES STUDY FUN FOR MEDICAL STUDENTS BY MAKING FUN OF THEM SPACESHIP SHOOTER GAME APP SCRUB WARS® HELPS MEDICAL STUDENTS STUDY FOR THE USMLE AND COMLEX BOARD EXAMS.

Jackson, WY (PRWEB) October 23, 2013

Medical students can now master their board and course exams while they shoot asteroids all in one exciting app. Spaceship shooter game Scrub Wars® helps ...

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Prepping for the USMLE Step One

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Prepping for the USMLE Step One

You should take a pre-test, available through Kaplan or USMLE World, and after you see where you are, use the NRMP resource that charts scores vs. residents who match by specialty, and you will get an idea of where your target has to be. The link for the 2011, 2012, and 2013 match results is at http://www.Nrmp.org/match-data/main-residency-match-data.

Many students use ...

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The USMLE and Matching the Residency of Your Choice

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The National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) surveyed directors of residency programs in 2008 and 2010, asking them what consideration was most important when deciding which applicants to interview, and the criteria most important to rank residency applicants. The program directors where asked to rank specific criteria that influenced their decision to rank the applicant after the interview, using a 1 to 5 scale, with 1 being “not at all important”, to 5, “very important.”

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