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What is Type I Hypersensitivity?

Created December 6, 2016 by Open Osmosis

What is type I hypersensitivity? Type I hypersensitivity, or sometimes IgE-mediated hypersensitivity or immediate hypersensitivity, is a type of immune reaction... VIEW >

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Why Med-Peds? A Current Resident’s...

Created December 6, 2016 by Michael Cafarchio

The transition from eager-to-learn-everything MS3 to self-assured MS4 with a clear residency goal comes much easier for some than others. I had planned on going... VIEW >

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Medical Students and Mental Health

Created December 5, 2016 by Brian Wu

Mental health is a topic which is discussed more openly in our society in recent decades and is, slowly, become less stigmatized. This, ironically, does not... VIEW >

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Why is This Pianist Losing Dexterity?

Created December 2, 2016 by Figure 1

A 77-year-old left-hand-dominant male presents with a loss of dexterity and limited extension of the fingers of his left hand. He mentions his ability to play... VIEW >

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4 Ways to Get Accepted With a Low GPA

Posted May 12, 2016 by Linda Abraham

The fastest way to  not  get accepted to med school is to think that your GPA doesn’t matter. It does, in fact, matter quite a lot, as it’s the way... VIEW >

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Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Students With Disabilities in Medical School

Posted May 5, 2016 by Founders of The Coalition for Disability Access in Health Science and Medical Education

By Lisa M. Meeks, Ph.D., UCSF School of Medicine, Gregory Moorehead, Ed.D. University of Chicago, and Timothy Montgomery, MA, University of California, San... VIEW >

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