When a Student Doctor Goes to a Doctors Office

Lifestyle

Oct 18, 2021 by Michelle Taylor

The old saying “Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes” allows for us to gain a better understanding and appreciation for the perspectives of others. As clinicians, sometimes we need to

Clinical

How to Be a Good Nurse

Nursing isn’t only about the skills you learn in the classroom. There are many other soft skills that are needed to confidently care for your patients! Let’s get one thing straight; t

Oct 13, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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USMLE® Step 2 CK Question of the Day: Nelson Syndrome

We're back with a USMLE® Step 2 CK Question of the Day! Today's case involves a 45-year-old man with morning headaches who underwent bilateral adrenalectomy to treat his Cushing syndrome. Which o

Oct 13, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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NCLEX® Question of the Day: Increased Intracranial Pressure

Today's NCLEX-RN® question of the day focuses on a nurse recognizing a sign of increased intracranial pressure.When caring for a client diagnosed with an intracranial tumor, which observation sho

Oct 13, 2021 by Osmosis Team

Lifestyle

How to Be a Better Medical Student

Are you looking for ways to be a better medical student and tackle the new semester full steam ahead? Here are some tips that I’ve found very useful!I remember how challenging my first year of m

Oct 11, 2021 by Osmosis Team

HealthEd

Be Prepared for the Future of Nursing: Social Determinants of Health and Health Equity

What does the future of nursing look like? And how can nurses carve their own path while serving others? To answer these questions, The National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine launched

Oct 11, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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NCLEX® Question of the Day: Spirometer

Today's NCLEX-RN® question of the day focuses on a client using a spirometer.Which of these statements should the nurse include when teaching a client how to use an incentive spirometer?  A.

Oct 6, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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USMLE® Step 1 Question of the Day: Diverticulum Formation

Each week, Osmosis shares a USMLE® Step 1-style practice question to test your knowledge of medical topics. Today's case involves a 55-year-old man with alternating episodes of loose stools and c

Oct 6, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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How to Study for the PANCE Exam: Tips from an Experienced PA-C

Passing the PANCE® exam: It’s the last milestone to reach in becoming a full-fledged physician assistant. Pretty exciting, right? But also nerve-wracking, as this transition from student to

Oct 4, 2021 by Osmosis Team

HealthEd

Want Next Generation NCLEX-RN® Expertise? 5 Myths & Key Takeaways, From an Expert Nurse Educator

The new, improved Next Generation NCLEX® (NGN) exam is coming! No wonder nursing students are more nervous than ever about it. But what does the new exam mean? And how can you best prepare to do

Sep 30, 2021 by Osmosis Team