The “20-min Immune Response”

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Board Preparation: It’s a Marathon, Not a Sprint

Share ITB Podcast Study Smarter Series on Social Media   Newer companies like Osmosis and Firecracker offer excellent multiple choice practice questions (MCQs) which can be integrated easily with your coursework throughout the preclinical years. Purchase a subscription to USMLE-Rx or UWorld. Or buy a question book like First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 1 or Kaplan’s Step 1 …

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Study Smarter Series: Step 1

Share The ITB Podcast Study Smarter Series on Social Media Our special ITB podcast series dedicated to the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1. It’s “Pre-Preparation” for the first medical licensing (USMLE Step 1 or COMLEX Level 1) exam. Board prep is a marathon, not a sprint. Start training now, identify your weaknesses and strengths, learn what you need …

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Matching Smarter in Ob/Gyn

Share The ITB Podcast on Social Media As part of our Match Smarter series sponsored by Doximity’s Residency Navigator Dr. Michael Galloway, program director for the Wright State University-Wright Patterson Air Force Base combined program in obstetrics and gynecology, discusses his specialty. We also dissect some Open Osmosis Ob/Gyn practice questions (covering three super-high yield topics likely to show up …

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Match Smarter in Neurology

Share The ITB Podcast on Social Media As part of our Match Smarter series sponsored by Doximity’s Residency Navigator, Steven Gangloff, a neurology resident at the University of Pittsburgh discusses his specialty. We also dissect some Open Osmosis neurology practice questions related to headache. Our questions for today come from the Osmosis question bank and focus on a super high …

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Match Smarter: Psychiatry (ft. Osmosis Psych Questions)

Share The ITB Podcast on Social Media Our first question of the day from the Open Osmosis platform concerns the differential diagnosis for an amnesiac patient found wandering the streets confused.  We also review questions relating to psychiatric responses to traumatic events, substance intoxication (wait until you hear our mnemonic for PCP intoxication), and personality disorders. Learn about how approaching psych questions …