Subject: How difficult, complicated and nerve-racking is the OSCEs?

How difficult, complicated and nerve-racking is the OSCEs?

May 21st, 2016 at 8:09 pm EDT

Hello Friend, Remember how difficult, complicated and nerve-racking it was when you first tried to drive a car? You had to remember seemingly umpteen things at the same time. Everything was new. And it required great concentration just to reme ...

Efficient time management during patients'interviews prevents physicians burnout, too.

May 20th, 2016 at 8:08 pm EDT

Hello Friend, I advise you to read this interesting article recently published in the Annals of Family Medicine.In this uncontrolled pilot study, participating in an abbreviated mindfulness training course adapted for primary care clinicians was ass ...

Friend, 10 Awkward Patient-Physician Interview Moments

May 19th, 2016 at 8:06 pm EDT

Hello Friend,When you become a doctor, it’s no secret that you will have to deal with people all day long. And, in the course of these many human interactions (sometimes under stressful circumstances), there are bound to be some awkward, uncomforta ...

Efficient time management during patients'interviews prevents physicians burnout, too.

May 5th, 2016 at 6:31 pm EDT

Hello Friend, I advise you to read this interesting article recently published in the Annals of Family Medicine.In this uncontrolled pilot study, participating in an abbreviated mindfulness training course adapted for primary care clinicians was ass ...

iPatient by Dr Abraham Verghese

May 3rd, 2016 at 6:26 pm EDT

Hello Friend, Are clinical and communication skills that important? Dr Abraham Verghese said that medical practices these days are switching to iPatient model. Is that the right way?! See his comment here: http://oscehome.blogspot.com/2011/10/ip ...

How difficult, complicated and nerve-racking is the OSCEs?

May 2nd, 2016 at 6:59 pm EDT

Hello Friend, Remember how difficult, complicated and nerve-racking it was when you first tried to drive a car? You had to remember seemingly umpteen things at the same time. Everything was new. And it required great concentration just to reme ...