Medical students described a negative academic climate to which they said USMLE Step 1 was contributing, a climate increasingly addled with competition over matching into subspecialties.
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Simulation devices, virtual reality and other technology trends will continue to influence training, medical residency program directors say.
ENTtoday’s list of science-based resources for otolaryngologists includes websites, medical indexes, podcasts, and videos that are all available for education and awareness about the world of otolaryngology.
Burnout at the early stages of a medical career can cause one to feel hopeless about medicine and/or oneself, and less empathetic toward patients.
Studies have consistently shown that active learning methods are the best way for students to understand, absorb, retain, and utilize information.
How to thrive during the first year of residency
While you may have to be the best and brightest in medical school to nab an otolaryngology residency, intelligence alone won’t get a physician through the grueling, sleep-deprived years of residency. Being competitive may propel a medical school student forward, but competing with fellow residents will probably have the opposite effect. Here’s how otolaryngologists survive—and […]
Encouraging communication at all levels is a cornerstone of medical education—and patient safety
Medical educators push for less memorization and more focus on how to search for information
Medical educators push for less focus on memorization and more on how to search for information