Physician Assistant Exam Review

By Brian Wallace PA-C

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Robin
 Jan 7, 2019
I am studying for my PANRE. These podcasts are the greatest! I listen to a topic and then it makes perfect sense when I go to read about it. Thanks Brian you are the best!

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We review core medical knowledge on a continuous basis for the physician assistant preparing for the PANRE.

Episode Date
S2 E084 Stomach, Pancreas and Anxiety
29:19

Disorders of the Stomach Peptic Ulcer Disease Defined as a break in the mucosal lining of the stomach or the duodenum. An ulcer is four to five times more likely to be found in the duodenum than in the stomach. PUD is the most common cause of a GI bleed Risk factors Helicobacter pylori is […]

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Aug 31, 2021
S2 E083 The Esophagus and a little anxiety management
26:04

Esophagitis An inflammation of the esophagus Causes GERD Medications NSAIDS Antibiotics Bisphosphonates Many others Excessive alcohol consumption Infectious causes are related to an immunocompromised patient. Candida Herpes Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Clinical Presentation Dysphagia (diffic ulty swallowing) Odynophagia (painful swallowing) Heartburn Nausea Cough Labs and Studies Endoscopy with biopsy Herpes – Multiple shallow ulcers throughout the esophagus […]

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Aug 17, 2021
S2 E082 Hyper-coagulability
33:08

Hypercoagulable states (Thrombophilia) Where is the problem? Clotting Factors Too many Too active Platelets Too many Too active Vascular injury Surgery Trauma Stasis Virchow’s triad Stasis Hypercoagulable state Vascular injury German doctor and scientist who first described the mechanism for a pulmonary embolism. The name Virchow’s triad was not used until well after his death. […]

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Aug 03, 2021
S2 E081 Coagulation Disorders
18:35

Coagulation Factor Disorders von Willebrand Disease A spectrum of low production to production of poorly functioning von Willebrand’s Factor. von Willebrand’s factor (vWF) has two major functions. vWF helps platelets to stick together in the subendothelial collagen vWF binds to and maintains Factor VIII in circulation. Factor VIII breaks down very quickly in the bloodstream […]

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Jul 20, 2021
S2 E080 Clotting overview
33:31

Straight from lymphoma and leukemia into Clotting diseases Hematology is not an easy section, but here we go. Today we’re covering blood clotting or coagulation.   Through this process blood transforms from a liquid into something more like jello. Why would we want this? We want this to prevent excessive blood loss.  This process also […]

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Jul 08, 2021
S2 E079 Lymphoma and an important tactic for the PANCE
28:09

Lymphoma A group of malignancies that develop from lymphocytes There are over 80 types of lymphoma. Unlike leukemia lymphoma is a solid tumor Generally speaking (this is by no means 100% true) lymphoma develops in the lymphatic system Think lymph nodes and spleen Leukemia develops in the bone marrow The two main classifications of lymphoma […]

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Jun 22, 2021
S2 E078 Leukemia
32:56

Leukemia Leukemia is a disease characterized by the overproduction of a particular type of blood cell. This process often inhibits the production of normal blood cells These leukemia cells do not function as proper cells Leukemia does not form a solid tumor. Rather it produces blood cells which may infiltrate tissue. Leukemic cells have unusually […]

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Jun 09, 2021
S2 E077 Hemolytic Anemias
24:20

Sickle Cell Anemia Genetic Pattern Autosomal recessive Homozygote inheritance of Hemoglobin S (HbS) Predominantly seen in the African American population Oxygenated HbS does not dissolve well and forms a gel that distorts the shape of the RBC into a sickle. This makes the cells “sticky” and less flexible leading to clogging of small blood vessels. […]

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May 25, 2021
S2 E076 Macrocytic Anemia
20:53

Macrocytic Anemia Macrocytic anemias produce strange dysfunctional blood cells. This will result in some hemolysis and progress to splenic dysfunction as the spleen becomes overloaded. Howell-Jolly bodies are DNA remnants seen with a macrocytic anemia or a damaged spleen. You will find them in B12 deficiency anemia, folate deficient anemia, sickle cell anemia and celiac […]

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May 11, 2021
S2 E075 Microcytic Anemia and a Better Way to Remember
40:21

Anemia Anemia means low RBC or Hgb count. A patient could be bleeding out and have a low Hgb or they could have a dietary deficiency. Anemia is a starting place. As we get more detailed and more specific we can get a more clear diagnosis and treatment plan. One of the easiest places to […]

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Apr 28, 2021
S2 E074 Red Blood Cells
24:48

Red Blood Cells Priming Questions What are the four polypeptide chains that make up hemoglobin? Define polycythemia What does MCV stand for and what does it mean? Define hemolysis. Red Blood Cells Simplified The specific shape of a RBC gives it an increased surface area for better gas exchange and flexibility for fitting into tiny […]

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Apr 13, 2021
S2 E073 Hematology Overview
14:53

Red Blood cells, White blood cells, Platelets Our Three Basic Problems We either have to many We don’t have enough What’s being made isn’t working correctly Cytoses Polycythemia – to many RBC’s Thrombocytosis -to many Platelets Cytopenias Anemia – low RBC Leukopenia  -low WBC Coagulation disorders Clotting factor disorders – messed up clotting factors  Thrombocytopenias […]

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Mar 30, 2021
S2 E072 Wrapping up EENT
18:00

Parotitis/Sialadentitis Painful swelling of the parotid one or both parotid glands Cause Viral infection Historically the number one cause was the mumps Parainfluenza and Epstein barr are the most common HIV Bacterial infection Staph Aureus is the most common bacteria Autoimmune disease Sjogrens Blockage Stone Mucus plug Dehydration Clinical Presentation Facial swelling Facial pain Difficulty […]

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Jun 16, 2020
S2 E071 Throat and Mouth Infections and Inflammation
31:08

Oropharyngeal Infections/Inflammatory disorders Aphthous ulcers (Canker sore) Round ulcer on oral mucosa Unknown etiology Clinical Presentation Small open sore in the mouth The sore is yellow or white Labs, Studies and Physical Exam Findings Clinical diagnosis Treatment Self limiting ½ hydrogen peroxide or chlorhexidine mouthwash Corticosteroids Oral candidiasis (Thrush) Yeast infection of the mouth 50% […]

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Jun 02, 2020
S2 E70 The Nose and Sinuses
24:52

Acute/chronic sinusitis An inflammation/infection of the sinuses Typically secondary to an upper respiratory infection or seasonal allergies Most common pathogens Strep pneumoniae Haemophilus Influenzae Moraxella catarrhalis Staph aureus Predisposing Factors Anything that obstructs drainage from the sinuses Smoking – (decreases movement of cilia) Deviated septum Cystic fibrosis Large adenoids Clinical Presentation I’ve had a cold […]

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May 19, 2020
S2 E069 Inner Ear and Hearing Loss
27:05

<< Click here to get 23 ENT questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Acoustic Neuroma (Vestibular Schwannoma) Slow growing benign tumor of the vestibulocochlear nerve, CN VIII Occurs in males and females equally Most often found in those between the ages of 50 and 60. The are the most common intracranial tumor […]

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May 05, 2020
S2 E068 External and Inner Ear from the PANCE Blue Print
23:45

<< Click here to get 23 ENT questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> External Ear Cerumen Impaction Ear wax built up in the external ear canal Cerumen can be impacted by the patients use of a cotton swab Clinical Presentation Routine office visit Progressive hearing loss Labs, Studies and Physical Exam Findings […]

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Apr 21, 2020
S2 E067 Failing PA School
43:53

This week I’m bringing you an amazing person and an amazing interview. The interview with Alana in Episode 061 about her first failing and then passing her PANCE was so good I decided to put together another interview. This week, for the second ever interview on the PAER podcast, I have an amazing member of […]

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Apr 07, 2020
S2 E066 COVID-19 and the Eyeball
28:43

Vascular disorders Retinal Artery Occlusion Causes & Predisposing Factors Clot Sclerosis HTN DM Atrial Fibrillation Temporal arteritis Clinical Presentation ACUTE vision loss Partial Complete NO PAIN Labs, Studies and Physical Exam Findings Fundal exam Optic atrophy Pale disc Cherry red spot – its actually that the rest of the retina is pale Boxcarring- narrowing of […]

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Mar 24, 2020
S2 E065 Eye and Trauma and Subconscious Study Cues
16:13

<< Click here to get 23 ENT questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Blowout Fracture A fracture of the orbit Clinical Presentation “I got my face smashed in!” Ecchymosis Difficulty with vertical eye movement Diplopia Infraorbital anesthesia secondary to trauma to the infraorbital nerve Swelling Subconjunctival hemorrhage Labs, Studies and Physical Exam […]

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Mar 10, 2020
S2 E064 Nystagmus and Retinal issues for the PANCE
25:25

Neuro-Ophthalmologic Disorders << Click here to get 23 ENT questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Nystagmus An involuntary rhythmic eye movement Patient is usually unaware that it’s happening, but may have blurred vision Causes Congenital neurological problem Trauma Stroke Multiple Sclerosis Inner ear inflammation Alcohol Sudden head movements Looking out a train […]

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Feb 25, 2020
S2 E063 The Eyeball Part 2 for the PANCE
18:31

<< Click here to get 23 ENT questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Blepharitis An infection of the eyelid Acute blepharitis is most commonly caused by Staph May be viral Seborrheic dermatitis or acne rosacea can also cause blepharitis Clinical Presentation Eyelid Loss of eyelashes Red Itchy Burning Scaly Swollen Labs and […]

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Feb 11, 2020
S2 E062 The Eyeball Part 1
19:36

We start the eyeball today with conjunctivitis

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Jan 28, 2020
S2 EP 061 What to do When You Fail The PANCE
1:02:26

I discuss with Alana what happens after you fail your PANCE.

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Jan 14, 2020
S2 E060 Pulmonology – ARDS and more for the PANCE
16:44

<< Click here to get 40 Pulmonology questions straight from my book The Final Step >> Priming Questions What are the three most common precipitating factors for Acute respiratory Distress syndrome Secondary to preeclampsia you must induce delivary at 36 weeks gestation. Are prophylactic steroids recommended prior to delivery? Other Pulmonary Disease Acute Respiratory Distress […]

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Dec 17, 2019
S2 E059 Pulm Neoplastic Disease
23:07

<< Click here to get 40 Pulmonology questions straight from my book The Final Step >> Lung Cancer #1 cause of cancer related deaths 85% of cases are associated with smoking Multiple exposure and exposure to other toxins increases risk Five year survival rate is 15% Small Cell and Non Small Cell Complications SVC syndrome […]

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Dec 03, 2019
S2 E058 Pulm Infections part 2
30:35

<< Click here to get 40 Pulmonology questions straight from my book The Final Step >> Influenza Influenza is an orthomyxovirus Most commonly seen during the fall and winter Incubation period of 18-72 hours Secondary diseases are a major concern Pneumonia Reye’s syndrome Children under 18 Biggest risk factors are having the Flu or Varicella […]

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Nov 19, 2019
S2 E057 Pulmonary infections Part 1
17:32

<< Click here to get 40 Pulmonology questions straight from my book The Final Step >> Acute bronchitis Infection of the large bronchi Most often caused by a virus RSV Rhinovirus Influenza 5-10% are bacterial Usually follows a URI Clinical Presentation Shortness of breath Cough can last for more than three weeks Wheezing Fever Labs, […]

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Nov 05, 2019
S2 E056 Pneumonia
22:57

<< Click here to get 40 Pulmonology questions straight from my book The Final Step >> Pneumonia Community Acquired Pneumonia From oxford dictionary – Lung inflammation caused by bacterial or viral infection, in which the air sacs fill with pus and may become solid. Inflammation may affect both lungs ( double pneumonia ), one lung […]

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Oct 22, 2019
S2 E055 Pulmonary Circ and PA WEEK!
20:28

PA WEEK! and pulmonary HTN, PE and more

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Oct 01, 2019
S2 E054 Pleural disease for the PANCE
25:09

Pneumothorax with a touch of decreasing your stress level

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Sep 17, 2019
S2 E053 Restrictive Lung Diseases and what to avoid on your breaks.
18:06

<< Click here to get 40 Pulmonology questions straight from my book The Final Step >> Restrictive Pulmonary Disease Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis The development of scar tissue within the lungs Clinical presentation Dyspnea Dry cough Chest discomfort Labs, Studies and Physical Exam Findings Fine crackles at the bases may be present FEV1 is reduced FVC […]

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Sep 03, 2019
S2 E052 CF & why key terms aren’t enough
20:28

Knowing your key terms might not be enough??

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Aug 13, 2019
S2 E051 COPD & Asthma (and my best advice for struggling)
32:15

<< Click here to get 40 Pulmonology questions straight from my book The Final Step >> Obstructive Lung Diseases Spirometry The most used pulmonary function test. It measures volume and speed of exhalation and inspiration. Total lung capacity (TLC) The volume of the lungs at maximal inflation Tidal volume The volume of air moved into […]

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Jul 30, 2019
S2 E050 Derm Misc for the PANCE/PANRE
16:41

<< Click here to get 26 Derm questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Acanthosis Nigricans Typically occurs in African Americans Causes May be inherited May appear in a healthy individual May be directly related to an underlying health issue which is usually an endocrine disorder Insulin resistant disorders are most common DM […]

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Jul 16, 2019
S2 E049 Derm: Skin Cancer for the PANRE and PANCE
23:51

<< Click here to get 26 Derm questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Kaposi’s Sarcoma A systemic disease caused by herpes virus 8 Most often have lesions on the skin surface. Typically a very slow developing illness, but in conjunction with the AIDS virus it progresses very quickly. These lesions became linked […]

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Jul 02, 2019
S2 E048 Vascular and blistering issues for the PANCE/PANRE
22:38

Little red spots and gross blisters

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Jun 18, 2019
S2 E047 SJS/TEN for the PANCE or PANRE
17:10

demystifying TEN and SJS

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Jun 04, 2019
S2 E046 Derm integrity for the PANCE/PANRE
30:54

PANCE/PANRE review of Derm including burns and ulcers

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May 21, 2019
S2 E045 Derm viruses
20:14

Derm viruses - chicken pox, herpes, warts and more

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May 07, 2019
S2 E044 Childhood Exanthem
21:56

the six childhood exanthema

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Mar 05, 2019
S2 E043 Bacterial skin infections
16:57

Erysipelas, Impetigo, Cellulitis

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Feb 19, 2019
S2 EO42 Spiders, Bugs and Fungal Infections (Yuck!)
25:34

Derm Part 5 Moving right along

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Feb 05, 2019
S2 E041 Hair, Nails & Pigment Disorders
18:42
Jan 22, 2019
S2 E040 Derm Part 3
16:05

<< Click here to get 26 Derm questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Acne Vulgaris Obstruction and inflammation of hair follicles and sebaceous glands The most common skin disease affecting 80% of the US population Sebum is an oily secretion from the sebaceous glands How it happens Follicles get clogged with sebum […]

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Jan 08, 2019
S2 E039 Dermatology part 2
18:55

Papulosquamous disorders Conditions which present with both papule and scales Lichen simplex chronicus (not on 2019 blueprint) A skin disorder characterized by repetitive itching and scratching. This may be secondary to eczema, psoriasis, bug bites, psych disorders etc. Clinical Presentation & Physical Exam findings Itching Lichenified (leathery) skin with well defined borders Labs, Studies and […]

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Dec 11, 2018
S2 E038 Dermatology Part 1
22:20

Dermatology: The beginning vocab and what not

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Nov 13, 2018
S2 E037 Lipids
15:57

<< Click here to get 25 Endocrinology questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Dyslipidemia Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) (lousy) Increased LDL correlates with an increased risk of heart disease. High-density lipoprotein (HDL) (happy) Increased HDL correlates with a decreased risk of heart disease. Triglycerides An increase in triglycerides is correlated to a an […]

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Oct 30, 2018
S2 E036 DM2
25:46

Covering Diabetes Type 2

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Oct 16, 2018
S2 E035 Diabetes Type 1
28:04

Diabetes type 1 and an important thing you can stop worrying about.

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Oct 02, 2018
S2 E034 Addison’s disease
17:31

<< Click here to get 25 Endocrinology questions straight from my book, The Final Step >>   Addison’s Disease Addison’s = Primary adrenocortical insufficiency More frequently in women than in men. Causes Autoimmune problem is 80% of the cause. TB Genetic disorders Removal of adrenals Adrenal infarct Etc. Clinical findings Sparse axillary and pubic hair […]

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May 16, 2018
S2 E033 Cushing’s Syndrome
18:50

<< Click here to get 25 Endocrinology questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> The Hypothalamic, Pituitary Adrenal Axis In response to low serum cortisol or stress the hypothalamus secretes corticotropin releasing factor (CRF). In response to CRF the pituitary releases adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH). In response to ACTH the adrenal glands secrete cortisol […]

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May 01, 2018
S2 E032 The Parathyroid
25:36

<< Click here to get 25 Endocrinology questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Parathyroid There are four parathyroid glands located adjacent Produces parathyroid hormone (PTH) PTH increases calcium concentration in the bloodstream in response to low serum calcium Hyperparathyroidism Affects women 3:1 over men Primary Typically this is caused by an adenoma […]

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Apr 17, 2018
S2 E031 Thyroiditis and Thyroid Cancer
22:53

<< Click here to get 25 Endocrinology questions straight from my book, The Final Step >>   Thyroiditis Inflammation of the thyroid Hashimoto’s thyroiditis Also known as chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis Subacute thyroiditis Also known as granulomatous thyroiditis, de Quervain’s thyroiditis and giant cell thyroiditis Thought to be caused by a virus. Postpartum thyroiditis Believed to […]

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Apr 03, 2018
S2 E30 Thyroid hyper-hypo
27:06

<< Click here to get 25 Endocrinology questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Disorders of the Thyroid Hormones TSH = thyroid stimulating hormone Created and secreted by the anterior pituitary T4 = thyroxine T3 = triiodothyronine Primary caused by disease in the thyroid Secondary Caused by diseases in the hypothalamus or pituitary […]

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Mar 20, 2018
S2 E029 Arteries
37:13

Aortic Aneurysm, Peripheral Artery Disease, Giant Cell Arteritis

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Mar 06, 2018
S2 E028 Veins, Veins, Veins
27:15

Today we discuss Veins and some crazy spartan ways to get your work done.

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Feb 20, 2018
S2 E027 Atherosclerosis and Dyslipidemia: A review for the PANC
29:38

<< Click here to get 22 Cardiology questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Atherosclerosis Components of atherosclerosis Lipid deposition Fibrosis Calcifications Plaque in the intima of medium and large blood vessels Atherosclerosis is the number one cause of cardiac-related death and disability. Risk Factors HTN Dyslipidemia Smoking Diabetes Advancing age Family history […]

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Feb 06, 2018
S2 E026 Finishing up Heart Murmurs for the PANCE
30:37

The rest of heart murmurs

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Jan 23, 2018
S2 E025 Welcome Back & Let the Murmurs Begin
19:14
Jan 09, 2018
S2 E024 Heart Block for the PANCE or PANRE
28:58

The dreaded topic of heart block and the #1 thing I recommend for the week of your exam.

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Apr 18, 2017
S2 E023 Ventricular Rhythms
26:32

PVCs, Tach, Torsades and more.

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Apr 04, 2017
S2 E022 Afib & Aflutter
28:28

<< Click here to get 22 Cardiology questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Atrial fibrillation Fibrillation Muscular twitching involving individual muscle fibers acting WITHOUT coordination The most common chronic arrhythmia Onset is PSVT before becoming chronic First event will spontaneously convert 60% of the time within the first 24 hrs Risk Factors […]

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Mar 21, 2017
S2 E021 Introduction to Conduction Disorders
33:06

Today we cover an introduction to arrhythmias and getting job in surgery

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Mar 07, 2017
S2 E20 Myocardial Infarction
23:48

Covering MI and more....

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Feb 28, 2017
S2 E019 Ischemia
19:53

Discussing ischemia and attitude for the PANRE and the PANCE.

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Feb 21, 2017
S2 E018 Endocarditis, Pericarditis and Tamponade
38:47

Learn how to finally figure out the Duke criteria.

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Feb 08, 2017
S2 E017 CHF and Hypotension
19:40

CHF and hypotension

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Jan 25, 2017
S2 E016 Hypertension Medications
42:05

Everything you need to know about treating hypertension to pass the PANCE or the PANRE

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Dec 13, 2016
S2 E015 Black Friday Deal & Congenital Heart Defects
30:17

Congenital Heart defects for the PANCE and PANRE

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Nov 16, 2016
S2 E014 Cardiomyopathy and Hypertension
32:56

Hypertension and cardiomyopathy

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Nov 03, 2016
S2 E013 Contraception, Infertility and Breast Issues
30:16

In this session we finish obgyn for the PANRE and the PANCE

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Oct 18, 2016
S2 E012 Ovaries and PID
24:15

<< Click here to get 26 ObGyn questions straight from my book, The Final Step >> Ovarian Cysts Common findings and are often part of a normal menstrual cycle including follicular and corpus luteum cysts. The most common types of benign cysts found are serous and mucinous adenomas and teratomas or dermoid cysts. Postmenopausal cysts […]

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Oct 04, 2016
S2 E011 Your Questions
30:23

Your questions answered. 1) What do you think of live, 3-5 day review courses?

2) Do I need to order all new books for my PANRE if I have my old ones from my PANCE?

3) Where do I start?

4) What are your thoughts on the NCCPA / AAPA issues?

5) Do you offer discounts on your materials?

6) I'm in Dermatology. How am I ever going to pass the PANRE?

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Sep 20, 2016
S2 E010 Disorders of the Uterus for the PANCE and PANRE
28:37

Today we cover endometriosis, fibroids, prolapse and more...

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Sep 07, 2016