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Old 02-13-2012
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Listening These are my mistakes; do I have a chance!

So that's what I did on CS, have no idea if I would pass or not!!

1st Case: screwed up big time (BIG TIME) on data gathering. and empathy, I was so nervous that I poked her eye while palpating sinuses, I said sorry 2 times and offered her a tissue! she was my mean patient of the day, so she was masked face after. Patient note and examination was fine though, closure was okay.

2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th: I did great on those, data gathering, counselling, closure, empathy, and patient note, i think I aced those 4!

6th case: Peds, was just okay, stuttered on challenging Question! It was the father, and boy he got me so nervous!

7th case: she said something in the middle (as if talking to herself) that I should have commented on, and reassured her, but I totally over looked it! data gathering and closure was good.

8th case: Didn't council him about alcohol and weed smoking, (Can't forgive myself), Didn't ask CAGE, also forgot to do a MMS exam and it was very mandatory. otherwise closure, challenging question and data gathering was okay.

9th case: OB/GYN, again didn't council on safe sex (Walked out of the room and literally cursed myself) and didn't tell her about the need for a pelvic exam... data gathering, challenging question, closure and empathy was good though.

10th Case: was good overall.

11th & 12th: were both muscoloskeletal, Totally forgot to tell them about physiotherapy, massaging and ice packs, was good on data gathering, empathy, challenging questions and counselling. .

My patient notes are good, that's the only thing i'm positive of, and also on SEP I wouldn't even hit the dashed boarder. I did all the tiny stuff like handwashing, draping, smiling. knocking, permission before exam, and a lot of empathy and reassurance, explained all PE findings....etc and I also didn't miss any closure in all 12 cases!

I'm having all the post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms, starting from flashbacks to nightmares plus the whole SIG E CAPS symptoms that i'm feeling right now.

I know I screwed up big time, and dropped a lot (A LOT) of bummer items. missed stuff that I have been training so well not to forget...

Do you guys think I have any chance to pass???
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hi, i would advise you to calm down and pray. i beieve you will pass and pass well, thats just me. i have not taken it however i always believe that after you have done your bit God will intervene.
you may want to read bebix post, she made a lot of mistakes and she passed well. read other peoples post and use that to encourage yourself
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I have these mistakes in my CS exam!

I think you'll be ok.

Just pray. God deliivers.

Nevermind....I see you found it already. Leaving the post here just in case someone else wants to read it.
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