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Hemepath board exam

Discussion in 'Pathology' started by footbasket, Jun 24, 2017.

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  1. footbasket

    footbasket 5+ Year Member

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    Anyone who has taken the hemepath boards care to share what they used to study for them? Thanks
     
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  3. univlad

    univlad Member 10+ Year Member

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    I took it about ten years ago, but I think I studied the Osler notes and then reread the Eric Hsi book and look at its photos.
     
  4. LADoc00

    LADoc00 There is no substitute for victory. 10+ Year Member

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    This exam is a beat down. If you compare the material depth for other subspec exams, it has leagues more you need to know. I would do a focused Hemepath review course like the one the Cornell folks used to do in FL every year (Knowles course?). No idea if it still exists.
     
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    univlad Member 10+ Year Member

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  6. pathslides

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    One of my co-residents took it today and she said it was quite difficult. Not sure what she used to study. We both took the cyto boards last year and she said cyto was a breeze compared to heme.
     

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