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Discussion in 'Anesthesiology' started by vector2, Jun 7, 2017.

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  1. vector2

    vector2 ASA Member 10+ Year Member

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    I'm hoping I will be good between reading and doing all the q's from Mathew, Ptemasters, and e-echocardiography.com. Do any of you guys who have taken the exam in the last couple years think Edelman or another dedicated physics book is absolutely necessary?
     
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  3. Robotic Wis-Hipple

    Robotic Wis-Hipple

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    I honestly can't even imagine your plan not being enough.
     
  4. sethco

    sethco Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    Agreed, PTE Masters by itself is sufficient for the exam for probably 99% of the test takers
     
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  5. nimbus

    nimbus Member 10+ Year Member

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    The physics questions were gimme's for the most part
     
  6. acidbase1

    acidbase1 5+ Year Member

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    Ptemasters?
     
  7. psychbender

    psychbender Cynical Member 10+ Year Member

    Matthew and PTE Masters should be good enough to pass. Do E-echocardiography for daily refreshers and inexpensive CME. Everything else is gravy. You'll certainly understand and appreciate ultrasound by reading some physics text, and it'll likely make you a better echocardiographer, but it won't be necessary to pass the test.

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  8. sevoflurane

    sevoflurane Ride 10+ Year Member

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    Edelman is painful to read through. The rest of the resources you mentioned are excellent however.
     
  9. vector2

    vector2 ASA Member 10+ Year Member

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    Scores have been emailed, new ppl are not searchable in NBE directory yet
     
  10. pgg

    pgg Laugh at me, will they? SDN Moderator 10+ Year Member

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    Home Again
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    10 years until the next test. Liberating ...
     
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