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What's Causing This College Freshman's Anxiety?
An 18-y/o college freshman presents with increased social anxiety. He wants to make friends but is afraid of being rejected. What's his diagnosis?
What Is Making This Man's Heart Skip a Beat?
A 36-y/o male presents to the hospital because he fears his heart may be "skipping a beat." His workup and history are normal, so what's causing his symptoms?
Why Is This Boy Torturing and Killing Animals?
A 15-year-old boy has a history of torturing and killing animals. He has also exhibited violent behavior towards other students at school. What's his diagnosis?
Sweating the Details: Is it an Attack or a Disorder?
A 52-y/o female presents with short, reoccurring episodes of chest tightness, pounding palpations, shortness breath, and severe anxiety. What's her diagnosis?
What Is Causing This Student's Anxiety?
A 20-y/o student presents with anxiety, but her other symptoms suggest her diagnosis may not be so straight-forward. If it isn't GAD, what could it be?
USMLE and COMLEX Prep: Cranial Nerve Nuclei
Using our knowledge of cranial nuclei and some spacial awareness, which cranial nerve nuclei receives fibers from the carotid baroreceptors? Let's find out!
Good but slow and sometimes incorrect
This is a great prep source but it would be better if you didn’t take so much time at the beginning of each episode. I usually skip over all the dialogue at the beginning anyway to get to the questions review. Also, in episode 37, your guest explains PAH filtration in the kidneys and his definition is wrong. It’s not just filtered, that would in inulin. It’s both filtered and secreted, making it the perfect measurement for renal plasma flow. When there are errors like this it makes me not want to listen but I appreciate all the effort put into this.
Great Supplemental Study Tool
I listen to this podcast on the way to/from school everyday. It’s a unique way to experience more boards-style questions! I like this podcast (and Specialty Stories) a lot. Recommended to all my med school friends!