Tag: surgery

What You Need to Know: ABS Continuous Certification Assessment in General Surgery

What You Need to Know: ABS Continuous Certification Assessment in General Surgery

The American Board of Surgery has introduced a new assessment process for 2018 and beyond for general surgery. It’s called the Continuous Certific [...]
Dr. Amiethab Aiyer: Why I Chose Orthopaedics

Dr. Amiethab Aiyer: Why I Chose Orthopaedics

Part of me wishes I could tell you that I knew I was going to do orthopaedics from the moment I exited the womb. Part of me even wishes I could tell y [...]
Surgeons and Purchasing Decisions: Their Power is Increasing

Surgeons and Purchasing Decisions: Their Power is Increasing

Surgeons’ influence in hospital purchasing decisions is increasing and that may be a good thing for healthcare organizations, patient outcomes, an [...]
Can You Answer These 5 Surgery MOC Practice Questions?

Can You Answer These 5 Surgery MOC Practice Questions?

Are you scrambling to complete your Surgery MOC credits and/or reviewing for your MOC Exam? We've got you covered. Try your hand at these five fre [...]
Fasting Before Surgery: An Unnecessary Evil?

Fasting Before Surgery: An Unnecessary Evil?

If you are recommending that your patients fast for long periods of time before surgery, you are adhering to a practice created back in 1946. New [...]
You Know You’re a Surgeon When…

You Know You’re a Surgeon When…

Sometime between the rigors of medical school and your full-time practice as a surgeon, you may have realized that the profession changed the way [...]
An Interview with 2nd Year Surgical Resident James Park

An Interview with 2nd Year Surgical Resident James Park

  Whether you're considering medical school, well into your undergrad, or trying to nail down a specialty, it's always beneficial to hear [...]
4 Free Orthopedic Surgery Practice Questions for Certification

4 Free Orthopedic Surgery Practice Questions for Certification

Think you're ready for your Orthopedic Surgery Board Exam? Our Orthopedic Surgery board review question bank with more than 500 Orthopedic Surgery [...]
Twerking in the Operating Room – What’s On Your Playlist?

Twerking in the Operating Room – What’s On Your Playlist?

  Although it's an ongoing debate on whether listening to music can help you focus, many of us are tuned in at work to block out outsi [...]
Try Your Hand at 4 Free Surgical Technologist Board Practice Questions

Try Your Hand at 4 Free Surgical Technologist Board Practice Questions

So, you're studying for your Surgical Technology Board Exam. Whether you're gearing up for the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) or the Surgic [...]
Orthopedic Surgery Board Exam FAQs – What You Need To Know

Orthopedic Surgery Board Exam FAQs – What You Need To Know

If you're preparing for your Orthopedic Surgery Board Exam, you probably have lots of questions for what to expect. Hopefully these FAQs will help [...]
Malpractice: What Will Get You Sued

Malpractice: What Will Get You Sued

Congratulations, you are a practicing physician! Get ready to be sued. We hate to be the bearer of bad news, but before you finish your medical ca [...]
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