Now that I’ve matched I decided to compile a bunch of general advice that I’ve gathered from the past year. A lot of it is from my own experience (and the mistakes I’ve made). 2,117 more words
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Now that I’ve gotten into the swing of things and settled into studying for my classes and studying for boards simultaneously, I thought I’d come to you guys and share with you what my plan is for COMLEX Level 1 (Osteopathic medical students take a specific national board exam called COMLEX. 447 more words
What is the USMLE? COMLEX?
All United States medical students are required to pass a three-step examination for medical licensure. Allopathic (MD) students are required to take the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) whereas Osteopathic (DO) students are required to take the Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination (COMLEX). 1,403 more words
The gradual onset of lower-extremity pain in runners is unfortunately often a scatter-gun approach in terms of differential diagnosis. In the case of fatigue bone injury, the sheer volume of symptoms and pain classifications to analyse can certainly prove laborious to identify early onset. 750 more words
The year is 2012. Imagine if you will, a recalescent mile of concrete – enveloped by thick green shrubbery. A group of filthy, dishevelled men pound the burning pavement at redline pace, gasping for air in the greenhouse-like conditions. 515 more words