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December is Voluteerism Month!

After the explosion in Beirut, Lebanon, one of my Osmosis Medical Education Fellowship (OMEF) team members found a way to be a helper amidst the tragedy surrounding him. He organized an OMEF event wit

Dec 16, 2021 by Kelsey Titzman

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USMLE® Step 2 CK Question of the Day: Scleroderma Renal Crisis

We're back with a USMLE® Step 2 CK Question of the Day! Today's case involves a 38-year-old woman with altered mental status. Past medical history is notable for asthma and diffuse scleroderma. D

Dec 15, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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My journey to medical school

As a child, the situations around me made me very curious about the human body, human needs, and how to help others. As I grew older, I knew I wanted to pursue a career in medicine. For me, the road w

Dec 13, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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NCLEX® Question of the Day: Fresh Frozen Plasma

Today's NCLEX-RN® question of the day focuses on a client receiving fresh frozen plasma (FFP).When caring for a client receiving fresh frozen plasma (FFP), the nurse plans client care based on th

Dec 8, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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USMLE® Step 1 Question of the Day: AV Block

Each week, Osmosis shares a USMLE® Step 1-style practice question to test your knowledge of medical topics. Today's case involves a 20-year-old male patient with a seemingly abnormal ECG reading.

Dec 8, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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NCLEX® Question of the Day: Acoustic Neuroma

Today's NCLEX-RN® question of the day focuses on expected findings in clients with an acoustic neuroma.Which is an anticipated finding during the admission assessment of a client diagnosed with a

Dec 1, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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USMLE® Step 1 Question of the Day: Dizziness Episodes

Each week, Osmosis shares a USMLE® Step 1-style practice question to test your knowledge of medical topics. Today's case involves a 60-year-old woman with episodes of dizziness for the past month

Nov 24, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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NCLEX® Question of the Day: Leg Pain

Today's NCLEX-RN® question of the day focuses on a nurse examining a 9-year-old child with leg pain.A 9-year-old child is sent to the school nurse’s office because of a painful leg. When ex

Nov 24, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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How to Use LinkedIn Effectively in Medical School

LinkedIn is a social media platform dedicated to professional development and networking. Once considered a passive database of resumes, the site has grown into a powerful tool for medical students an

Nov 22, 2021 by Osmosis Team

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USMLE® Step 1 Question of the Day: Cervix

Each week, Osmosis shares a USMLE® Step 1-style practice question to test your knowledge of medical topics. Today's case focuses on a speculum exam and the area from where the sample is obtained.

Nov 17, 2021 by Osmosis Team