Physical Exam (OSCE) acronyms and mnemonics

Sometimes it’s all too tempting to get mired in the weeds of the details of physical exam. It can be easy to see all the differences between exams, and not focus on the related, big-picture ideas. Here are some acronyms that are applicable to many (if not 100%) of physical exams: Continue reading “Physical Exam (OSCE) acronyms and mnemonics”

Notes on staying organized with personal Scrum in med school

On a whim, I borrowed Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time from the library. I’ve been hearing about the concept of Scrum/agile/Kanban for a while, and wanted to finally figure out what the excitement was all about. (Plus, the subtitle of the book sounded incredibly promising…) While Scrum is … Continue reading Notes on staying organized with personal Scrum in med school