Study Tips

NCLEX® Question of the Day: Vaginal Candidiasis Infection Tasks for an Assistive Personnel

Today's NCLEX-RN® question of the day focuses on a nurse who is delegating a task to the assistive personnel regarding a client with vaginal candidiasis infection. Can you figure it out?A client

Oct 26, 2022 by Osmosis Team

Study Tips

USMLE® Step 1 Question of the Day: Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome

This week, we are sharing another USMLE® Step 1-style practice question to test your knowledge of medical topics. Today's case focuses on a 23-year-old man who collapsed and started having t

Oct 26, 2022 by Osmosis Team

Clinical

10 Tips to Prepare for Your First Clinical Nursing Experience

There's no doubt: Nursing clinicals can be scary, but they don't have to be! In this blog, learn how to make the most of your time in nursing clinicals, including everything from what to wear to how t

Oct 25, 2022 by Osmosis Team

Clinical

What's Up With Asthma? On the Latest Updates to the NHLBI Guidelines

Medicine is a dynamic and ever-evolving field, with new diseases and treatments being discovered almost every day. Luckily, there are organizations that scan through the thousands of research papers t

Oct 24, 2022 by Jahnavi Narayanan

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NCLEX® Question of the Day: Phenelzine Client Teachings

Today's NCLEX-RN® question of the day focuses on a nurse who is speaking with a client diagnosed with major depressive disorder who has taken phenelzine. Can you figure it out?The nurse is speaki

Oct 19, 2022 by Osmosis Team

HealthEd

The USMLE Step 1 Is Pass-Fail: What It Means for Medical Students

As of January 2022, the USMLE Step 1 Exam shifted from being scored to a simple pass/fail grading structure. Learn more about the potential effects of the shift, including the benefits, challenges, an

Oct 12, 2022 by Osmosis Team

HealthEd

4 Effective Ways to Use Videos in Education

Make the most of face-to-face class time by introducing your students to foundational concepts ahead of class meetings. In this blog, we share some recommendations about how to use videos to help your

Oct 3, 2022 by Osmosis Team

Lifestyle

How to Maintain a Good Work-Life Balance as a Physician Assistant

Physician assistants, or PAs, are often unsung heroes in healthcare. In addition to supporting doctors in the office, PAs decrease physician workloads by handling tedious tasks like suturing after a l

Oct 3, 2022 by Osmosis Team

HealthEd

What's in a Name? Why PAs Want to Evolve from Assistant to Associate

In May 2021, the American Academy of Physician Associates (AAPA) voted to pass a resolution to change the official title of “Physician Assistant” to “Physician Associate” after

Oct 3, 2022 by Osmosis Team

Study Tips

USMLE® Step 1 Question of the Day: Meniere Disease

This week, we are sharing another USMLE® Step 1-style practice question to test your knowledge of medical topics. Today's case focuses on a 37-year-old woman who has had multiple episodes of

Sep 28, 2022 by Osmosis Team