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Tips, tricks, advice for being a medical student on the wards

Many students feel disoriented in their first clinical years attachments and the cycle continues with each subsequent attachment. To some extent this is inevitable as you will need to work out how the team conducts their day. This thread is for tips on how to get the most out of your ward attachment. Here’s a …
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A Guide To Stethoscopes: 8 Common Scopes in Review

Preamble These are common questions often asked by budding medical students when tasked with buying their first stethoscope – Which stethoscope should I buy? Are they all the same? Do I really need one? This article will attempt to quantify and qualify a group of common stethoscopes used. Do I need a stethoscope? Auscultation is …