clinical advice

  1. slyfox

    Options Following PGY-2 Residency Exit

    After lurking the sdn message boards for threads from people in similar positions to myself, I thought I'd ask for some specific advice. To keep it short, I was a family medicine resident for two years (2017-2019) before leaving after my second year due to help take care of my terminally ill...
  2. garima dabas

    Which University should I opt for ?

    Hello fellow students and doctors, I am an Indian veterinary graduate. I want to learn and explore other countries as well.... the techniques and skills I can learn from different parts of the world. I currently am looking for some post-graduate programmes that can help me in clinical training...
  3. O

    Sketchy workplace offer? HELP!

  4. T

    Should I stay with my current job (research) or take a new one (clinical)

    Hello everyone. First and foremost: thank you for taking the time to read my post and help me out. I am a 28 YO nontrad. I spent the past year scribing in an emergency department and I LOVED IT! My experience prompted me to start in a premedical post bacc program, in which I am in the second...
  5. E

    Seeking Advice on choosing a Clinical Research position.

    Would like insight into choosing between two clinical research coordinator positions for: 1. CRC at Nursing School Study participants are all Spanish speaking patients of lower socioeconomic demographic who I will be working with directly the study itself fits my narrative as a...
  6. T

    taking another gap year?

  7. D

    Clinical experience?

    Once volunteers are allowed back in my local hospitals, I’m planning to start volunteering again. I volunteered in high school and a typical day would be patient transport (“wheelchair escort”) and delivering ice to patients in their rooms. Does this count as clinical volunteer experience? I’m...
  8. N

    Non clinical DPM job opportunities?

    Hi everyone, I'm graduating from residency in June of this year. Even though I love podiatry, and love the clinical aspect of it, a part of me wonders what else is available to me with a DPM degree. I've been looking into some non-clinical job sites, but most everything has a MD/DO requirement...
  9. rs_med_student

    how do i deal with Murmurs ?

    i'm about to finish my 4th year in med school (our course is 6 years) one thing that really irritates me is the way physical exam is so glorified and they keep telling us hypothetical stuff about murmurs and stuff (murmur timing, change with position and maneuvers and such) when in reality...
  10. M

    Engineer, Low GPA, Post-bacc advice

    Hello, New to SDN and looking for some advice. I graduated with a 2.72 gpa but I'm looking to go to med school. I'm currently trying to get into a post-bacc program to boost my gpa and take what pre-med classes I didn't take in undergrad. I was biomedical so I've taken some of the pre-med...
  11. L

    First Clinical Experience/Advice

    Hi everyone! I'm beginning my first part-time clinical in a typical outpatient/orthopedic setting in September. I'm extremely excited to begin, however some nerves are creeping in. I was wondering if anyone wanted to share their first clinical experience! I think it would be fun to hear/help...
  12. D

    anesthesia question, ASA nerve block

    Hey all, first year dental student here. Need advice on ASANB We are learning anesthesia injection techniques right now, really cool stuff. One injection, the anterior superior alveolar nerve block (infraorbital) has me a bit worried! I've seen extractions done on 6-11 on one patient in a...