If your General Surgery Certifying Exam is coming up, why not ensure you're completely prepared? To approach this exam with absolute confidence, order The Pass Machine General Surgery Certifying Exam Board Review. This comprehensive Online Board Review addresses every aspect of the General Surgery Certifying Board Exam, and is all packaged and ready to get you studying right away. You'll receive the tools you need to prepare for the exam, plus the assurance of our "100% Money-Back" Guarantee.
"This course was critical to my passing of the oral boards. I was well-prepared and passed the first time around. It is a must for everyone taking the oral boards." Everett Bonner, MD, Baton Rouge, LA
Every skill that is required on the General Surgery Oral exam is addressed in 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.
"100% MONEY-BACK" GUARANTEE: Pass your Certifying Exam the first time or receive a 100% tuition refund. Why do we offer such a guarantee? Because I want you to know that this course is a wise investment and completely risk-free. You must successfully pass the short, online CME quiz to receive your CME and be eligible for the guarantee.
HOW TO SURVIVE THE CERTIFYING BOARD EXAM: 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.
RADIOLOGY YOU NEED TO KNOW: In this recorded lecture, Dr. Chevinksy leads you through radiology critical to your performance on the oral board exam.
22 RECORDED MOCK ORAL EXAMS: 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.
"My whole preparation is based on what I hear here, and the course book that was sent. This is central, this is key." Nihil Jaik, MD, Nashville, TN
57 WRITTEN CLINICAL SCENARIOS: 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!.
COURSE SYLLABUS WITH LECTURE NOTES AND SCENARIOS: 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.
"This course has provided vital tools, as well as helped me to organize my preexisting tools/knowledge, to feel comfortable and more competent about the Oral Boards." William Phipps, MD, Warren, OH
So rather than preparing for your exam alone as best you can, why not make a modest investment in your career (that's fully guaranteed) and prepare with the General Surgery Certifying Exam Online Board Review?
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Jack Krasuski, MD
The Pass Machine course is formatted for study on the iPad. That is why the The Pass Machine course offers a $500 stipend to purchase the iPad or other tablet computer of your choice. That way you get the technology that is best suited to your exam preparation – and the flexibility of watching webinars and taking practice exams on your new iPad!
Dr. Chevinsky is a frequent lecturer having given more than 50 presentations. 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 served as 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. Maish's work as the founder and director of the UCLA Center for Esophageal Disorders 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.
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.