Every skill that is required on the General Surgery Oral exam is addressed in this The Pass Machine Course. This includes the myriad of performance skills required for the vignettes, winning approaches and common pitfalls on the exam, correct responses to the toughest examiner questions, and a collection of scenarios for you to practice on. Read on to learn more features of this comprehensive exam preparation course.
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Dr. Chevinsky, an experienced examiner, gives you the secrets to success in this hard-hitting 3-hour lecture, viewable online. Find out what to do and what NOT to do during your examination. Learn about many common mistakes to avoid, and how to develop the performance skills you need to pass your exam.
In this recorded lecture, Dr. Chevinksy leads you through radiology critical to your performance on the oral board exam.
Observe exam candidates being put through the paces by hard-nosed examiners to learn which approaches fail and which excel. Model your own exam performance after successful ones and familiarize yourself with the tricky oral exam format. These 85 recorded scenarios will help you become comfortable with the oral exam format and observe firsthand common pitfalls that derail examinees. After the vignette, each exam is thoroughly critiqued, identifying strengths and opportunities for improvement in every performance.
Receive a binder with 57 additional clinical scenarios to practice on. Familiarize yourself with the spectrum of scenarios presented during the exam, and hone your ability to organize your diagnostic evaluation and present the appropriate medical response. Reviewing these scenarios will build your confidence for the exam and allow you to rehearse the different techniques highlighted in the videos, so that when your exam comes you can deliver a winning performance!
This thick course syllabus includes lecture notes from the included lectures, to help you follow along and take notes. The text for all recorded clinical scenarios is included, as well as additional scenarios on which you may practice.
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Jack Krasuski MD
Dr. Chevinsky is a frequent lecturer, having given more than 50 presentations, including board review lectures with American Physician. He has also appeared multiple times on television and radio news broadcasts to discuss detection, awareness, and treatment of melanoma, skin, breast, and colorectal cancers. Dr. Chevinsky is an experienced board review lecturer who provides a comprehensive review laser-focused on the exam.
Dr. Costanza has performed the clinically innovative procedures of Carotid Artery Angioplasty and Stent and Endovascular Aneurysm Repair. He has also serves at the Chairman of the Surgical Pathology Tissue Committee VA Health Care Network Upstate New York at Syracuse, and has received the Hiram Crutchfield Resident Teaching Award. Dr. Costanza is known as an outstanding lecturer who provides board-focused learning.
Dr. Maish’s work as the founder and director of the UCLA Center for Esophageal Disorders and the Director of Thoracic and Foregut Surgery at Washington Hospital in Northern California. She also provides community information, multidisciplinary conferences, and a foundation for education and training of surgical residents while addressing the needs of patients with esophageal cancer and benign esophageal conditions. Dr. Maish’s board review lectures are described as excellent, concise, and extremely board focused.
Dr. Todd has recently worked with the American Board of Surgery as an Associate Examiner for the General Surgery Certifying Examination. He has also received the Who’s Who in America 2012 award and several teaching awards at the University of Texas Medical School and Texas Tech University. Dr. Todd has also authored many articles and book chapters, including the Textbook of Critical Care and Critical Care Medicine.
General Questions About The General Surgery Certifying Board Prep Course
Accessing Your Online Materials and Other Technical Questions
When you register, you receive password-restricted access to an online dashboard that consolidates all your online course resources: streaming webinars of every course lecture, and a thick syllabus with written materials.
To make your review more convenient, you can access course lectures in two ways: 1) streaming webinars on your computer; and 2) streaming video on your mobile device with internet access.
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General Surgery Certifying Board Review Course Tuition Discounts
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Intended Audience: Surgeons
Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this program, participants should be able to:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of Peerpoint Medical Education Institute and American Physician Institute for Advanced Professional Studies, LLC. Peerpoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.
Peerpoint Medical Education Institute designates this educational activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This CME activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Essentials.