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92 ATOM BOMB: The Memory Palace - Medical Mnemonics Series 6
ATOM BOMB: The Memory Palace is the sixth episode in a miniseries on medical mnemonics. In this episode, Chase DiMarco talks about mind palaces and how to create one for your medical studies. By combining all of the previously learned mnemonics into a memory palace, you can recall dense chunks of information with more ease.
[01:27] What is a memory palace? [04:02] Creating a memory palace [09:46] Adding visual markers to your mind palace [16:03] Homework Exercise Full show notes
91 The Story Method (Journey Method) - Medical Mnemonics Series 5
The Story Method is the fifth episode in a miniseries on medical mnemonics. In this episode, Chase DiMarco talks about the journey method's basic structure and the different applications of the technique. The story method ties in all the previously learned mnemonics into a memorable sequence.
[02:28] The Journey Method [05:24] Using the Story Method for Medical Topics [08:43] Example of the Journey Method [12:08] Homework Exercise Full show notes
90 Advanced Mnemonics Creation - Medical Mnemonics Series 4
Advanced Mnemonics Creation is the fourth episode in a miniseries on medical mnemonics. In this episode, Chase DiMarco talks about the PAO method and the use of anchor and linking visual markers. These memory devices can be used on their own; but when used together, the combined techniques provide the best results.
[02:02] The PAO Method [08:05] Homework Exercise 1 [09:27] Anchor and Linking Markers [13:37] Homework Exercise 2 Full show notes
89 Creative Study Tactics w/ Mind Maps - Medical Mnemonics Series 3
Creative Study Tactics with Mind Maps is the third episode in a miniseries on medical mnemonics. In this episode, Chase DiMarco talks about mind maps and how its structure and visual elements improve long term retention.
[01:13] What is a mind map? [03:47] Example of a mind map [06:18] Color-coded categories [09:49] Visual markers for improved recall [12:22] Homework Exercise Full show notes
88 Using the Peg Memory System for Medical Education - Medical Mnemonics Series 2
Chase DiMarco explores the Peg Memory System for medical education and discusses how to use visual markers to memorize important numbers.
[01:37] The origins of the Peg Memory System [02:18] Why you should use the Peg Memory System [03:33] Creating your own Peg System [04:57] How to create visual associations with numbers [07:02] Homework exercise [08:59] Creating a theme for numbers over 10 Full show notes
87 Start Creating Your Own Visual Mnemonics - Medical Mnemonics Series 1
Start Creating Your Own Visual Mnemonics is the first episode in a miniseries on medical mnemonics. In this episode, Chase DiMarco covers the value of visual markers in mnemonics and memory tactics in general.
[01:06] What are visual markers? [02:25] Why you should use visual markers [05:50] How to use visual markers [07:09] What not to do [08:38] Homework exercise Full show notes
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