The world of medical textbooks is vast, expensive and largely unchartered in terms of useful reviews or guides. In an attempt to deal with this, this post is the beginnings of a comprehensive guide to textbooks for preclinical, clinical & post-graduate settings that will be continually updated.

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This last week I’ve worked entirely night shifts, running from 10pm – 8am. I’ve always been someone that stays up fairly late and only sleeps for short periods, so I always thought that nights wouldn’t be that big of a task. I was wrong.

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Today I started as a fresh intern in the ED. I chose to start with ED as my first term and this morning during my drive to work I certainly questioned that a few times – I’ve been told that ED is one of the few places in internship where you have a bit of …

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Intro So this is just kind of a collection of my thoughts on HSFY and random advice thrown in. Kind of just…what I did and what worked for me, and what I should have done. It’s pretty long, but I was a prospective health sci last summer holidays and I know I would was searching …

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Ok, so I’m someone who gets jaded really easily, keep that in mind while reading the following. I’ve done two summer studentships, have just about finished my B.Med.Sc (Hons) thesis, and have earned some $$ doing data collection for nation-wide studies. So I’m hardly a seasoned scientist, but I guess for an undergrad-entry medical student …

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So I’m now about halfway through my second summer studentship, this one being the pilot study for my honours year. And it’s amazing. So far removed from the tedium of preclinical medicine, I’m actually *doing* things, and, most importantly,thinking. Planning (and doing) research actually requires you to think, which is not something you really get …