Category: Board Review

By No Means Bored Review

A made up patient walks into Dr. Sally Bogoch’s fictitious Hospital (the aptly named “Bogoch General”). 6 year old male is brought in by ambulance for limping for 7 weeks. ROS neg, VS wnl. PE: He has no bony tenderness or…

Bored review: 11/4/14- Back Pain

A 73-year-old female presents in Fast Track (of Andy’s stupid fictitious hospital) with one week of back pain, worse at night. The patient is independent with all ADLs. No recent injury, no fever. The patient does report decreased appetite. Exam…

Still Not Bored Review

Welcome to the procedure block’s first Bored Review You are working in CCT at 3am when the patient arrives. Young man with multiple GSW’s to chest. You address his ABCs – he is not breathing and has no pulse. EMS…

Interesting Bored Review

So you get this guy, 23 yo M with schizophrenia and depression brought to ED by Mom for “acting strange”. Mom reports a recent change in his psychiatric medication, but does not know the specifics. Patient is agitated and not…

NOT Board Review

You’re kicking back in an empty CCT when you hear a ruckus in the hallway. In comes in a young man with a penetrating injury to the neck. He’s stridorous and diaphoretic on arrival.              …

Not Bored Review 9/16/14

A 2 week old presents with multiple episodes of green vomiting today with inability to tolerate PO. Pt has had no fevers and normal birth history. On exam, baby has a distended belly with moderate generalized tenderness.          …