physical exam

  1. H

    How shaky can my hands/fingers be before I have to worry about them affecting the physical examination in schools?

    Highschool senior here. Looking to start my pre-dental journey hopefully in September! I've been fascinated with dentistry ever since I met my dad's dentist. Sometimes he guides me through what he's doing, and that eventually evolved into my passionate curiosity and fascination with dentistry...
  2. CingulateGyro

    USMLE Step 2 CS physical exam videos + study guide

    I have been working on a Step 2 resource of all study materials I compiled when I was preparing for the exam last year. I am still working on the resources CK and shelf exams, but I wanted to share what I have written about Step 2 CS! I went a little overkill studying for CS after hearing...
  3. P

    Difference between physical therapist and physician patient exams

    When performing a physical exam on a patient what is a physician able to do that a physical therapist cannot? Physical therapists are educated to test for red flags in all systems and refer if condition is serious. I have an assignment that is asking the difference between the two professions...
  4. J

    Step 2 CS physical exam

    Just remembered I stood on the L side of the patient for some of the physical exams but the maneuvers themselves I think I performed ok..how much will this affect my evaluation?? Thanks all!
  5. iamironman

    How to appraoch Orthostatic Hypotension in CS? What to do in PE and what are the questions to ask?

    In the case of LOC, w/ suspicion of Orthostatic Hypotension, what are the questions that differentiate it from other causes of LOC? What questions to ask and what PE to perform to pass/to score high performance?
  6. D

    Guides for reviewing clinical skills

    Hello everyone, As the title suggests, I am interested in reviewing clinical skills before Spring/Winter Semester. I find that I need every minute in Med School to prepare for the physiology aspect of my curriculum. Hence, the week after the New Year's festivities will be the ideal time to...
  7. A

    Welch Allyn PanOptic Diagnostic Set For Sale!

    I'm selling my otoscope set. Price: $649.00 or best offer Includes: 11820 PanOptic™ Ophthalmoscope with Cobalt Blue Filter and Add on Corneal Viewing Lens 3.5V Coaxial Ophthalmoscope Welch Allyn 3.5 V Power Handle Battery Converter Accessory 11870 Patient Eyecup for PanOptic™ Ophthalmoscope...