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Question what about lab values?

What should we do about lab values.
We all know that it is given, but I don't think we have time to look for it, as I remember in step 1 there were different parameters like Ig ,TSH, FSH ,TIBC, serum Ferritin and so on, which I had not learned them thinking that I would check, but at exam I could not.
We know Hb ,TLC, DLC and the ones that are routinely prescribed but what about all those which are difficult to remember?
Should we learn them as well, which is something hard to remember?
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I've found the following game to be a fun and relatively painless way to get down many of the values.

http://vanumu.com/?p=642

One tip is that if you click on the "outline" on the bottom left you can switch the order of the lab values that are presented. (I think you'll see what I mean.)

Good luck!
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hey thanks healer2b

Interesting game, I think after trying for 2 3 times, important values, we will be able to memorize them
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