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  1. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hello all: Anyone can help me answer this question? How can health reform affect Psychiatry? Thx a lot!
  2. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    I plan to write step 1 in feb/march. I'm currently watching the behavioral science videos kaplan (2010) I feel like they could ask certain questions about Obamacare on the exam. It teaches about medicare, and medicaid. That information is 3, nearly 4 years old. Any thoughts on what kind of...
  3. USMLE Step 3 Forum
    what is the most important modified risk factor for CAD: DM HTN Smoking Central obesity Physical inactivity Thanks
  4. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    I am starting my Behavioral sciences KLN, first time. Can anyone plz tell me, if I need to memorize Social life in US And how much time will it take to finish the book with videos? Thank YOU
  5. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hey all, I was under the impression that histoplasmosis is common in the Ohio, Mississippi river valley areas and blastomycosis is common in the south east. That was until I encountered a couple of questions in UWorld which made me question my beliefs :confused: Their explanations implied that...
  6. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    is TB a reportable dis? pt diagnosed with Tb ,asks you to keep it confidential .your response? i marked not report if he wears mask.that was wrong. another option-not report if he agrees to isolate ...is this correct?
  7. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    IS it A, B, C?? :o
  8. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    A well-trained, highly qualified obstetrician has a busy practice. Which of the following is most likely to be true about postpartum reactions in this doctor's patients? (A) Postpartum blues will occur in about 10% of patients (B) Major depression will occur in about 25% of patients (C)...
  9. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    An epidemiologic study analyzes health care benefits of cancer screening techniques applied to a population. Which of the following diagnostic screening techniques used in health care is most likely to have had the greatest impact on reduction in cancer deaths in developed nations? (A) Chest...
  10. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    An epidemiologic study of cancer deaths recorded in the last half of the 20th century is conducted. The number of deaths for one particular type of cancer has been decreasing in developed nations, despite the absence of widespread screening programs. Which of the following neoplasms was most...
  11. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    which is the most common drug poisoning in united states ? Acetaminophen or Aspirin or anything else?
  12. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    A third-year medical resident is driving home after being on call and witnesses a car accident. He sees one person leave the car and collapse at the side of the road. He pulls over to help. The person appears to to be a female in her 30s with a large laceration across her forehead. She is barely...
  13. General Topics Forum
    I just discovered this article and decided to share. Let me know what you guys think of Malpractice insurance, future of Family physicians and how medical students career choices have shifted from Family care to other specialties...
  14. IMG Residency Match Forum
    did anyone apply to an NPI number without a SSN or ITIN?
  15. General Topics Forum
    For centuries, hospitals have served as a cornerstone to the U.S. health care system. During various touch points in life, Americans connect with a hospital during their most intimate and extraordinary circumstances. Most Americans are born in hospitals. Hospitals provide care after serious...
  16. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Please explain what is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid?
  17. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Are these questions asked in USMLE? was doing from qbank. anyways whats the answer . please give logic along. A 64-year-old widow with substantial savings develops Alzheimer disease. She has a 36-year-old son who still lives at home and is anticipating receiving an ample inheritance. His mother...
  18. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    can any one explain in an lucid language whats the purpose for health maintenance organization and its types,and importance, studying US health care and I cant understand (esp. what's mentioned in Kaplan notes) :o
  19. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    I am confused can any anybody tell me, whats the cause of death rate over 65yrs old - is unintended injury the highest or heart disease plz respond ASAP :o:notsure::confused::confused:
  20. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    US Preventative Health Care Sorry, but I am deleting the question from here. Thanks for the answers though.
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