Menu Icon Search
Close Search

Articles & Interviews

// Recent Articles //

  • Is this patient high-risk?

  • Created January 19, 2018 by Figure 1
  • A 55-year-old female presents with a low-grade fever, a new heart murmur, and Janeway lesions one week following a dental cleaning, and a preliminary diagnosis of infective endocarditis is made. Prophylactic antibiotics are administered prior to dental cleanings to prevent endocarditis in patients considered to be high-risk. Which of the following valvular conditions requires prophylactic...VIEW >
  • 7 Tips For Finding A Job After Residency

  • Created January 18, 2018 by Ryan Bucci
  • Each year, thousands of residents in their final year of residency have the daunting task of surfing through thousands of job openings, determining which state they would like to practice in, and negotiating potential contracts. All of this can seem overwhelming for those who don’t have a large social network to lean on for additional...VIEW >
  • How to Keep Your White Coat Looking Sharp

  • Created January 17, 2018 by Katie Imbrock
  • Whoever decided that doctors should wear white coats must not have spent much time with sick patients. Throughout your career, you will need to employ a number of techniques for removing unsightly and unsanitary stains from your coat. From blood and coffee to C-diff, here are some tips. Basic care The first step in keeping...VIEW >

// Doctor Q&A //

  • Q&A with Ben, a PGY-3 Orthopaedic Surgery Resident

  • Created November 15, 2017 by Tutor the People
  • The Tutor The People Interview Series is an ongoing discussion with people from all walks of life within the medical field. During this series, we speak with premeds, med students, doctors, residents, and more to learn thought-provoking and valuable insight into the world of medicine. Today, we’re chatting with Ben, a PGY-3 in Orthopaedic Surgery...VIEW >
  • Q&A With Physician-Author Vasilis K. Pozios, Forensic Psychiatrist

  • Created October 18, 2017 by Christy Duan
  • Dr. Vasilis K. Pozios is a board-certified physician in forensic and general psychiatry, mental health advocate, entertainment consultant, and author. He graduated with a medical degree from Tufts University before completing a general psychiatry residency at the University of Michigan, a forensic psychiatry fellowship at Case Western Reserve University, and a  Jeanne Spurlock, MD Congressional Fellowship....VIEW >
  • Q&A with Dr. Ali Wong, Plastic Surgery Resident and Creator of Sketchy Medicine

  • Created October 17, 2017 by Gloria and Chigozie Onwuneme
  • Dr. Ali Wong is a plastic surgery resident in Nova Scotia, Canada and creator of the website Sketchy Medicine, in which she shares graphical representations of various medical concepts. Dr. Wong received her Bachelor of Science with Honours in Neuroscience (2009) and her MD (2013) at Dalhousie University. Following initial year in residency, she went...VIEW >

// Forums //