Physician Assistant Boards Podcast: Exam Review | Medicine | PANCE Preparation |

You grab the next chart, and notice a chief complaint of abdominal pain. You notice the patient is a 35 year old female. You immediately formulate a differential diagnosis in your head before entering the room. The more you speak with this patient - the more her symptoms don't make sense. So now what? Here's a clinical pearl for you.

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Direct download: PA_Boards_80__Clinical_Pearl_-_When_Things_Dont_Make_Sense.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:57pm EDT - Today we will be discussing Barrett's esophagus: what is it, who's at risk, who needs to be screened, and how do you diagnose? You can check out the show notes at

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Direct download: PA_Boards_79__Barretts_Esophagus_New_Website.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:09pm EDT - Today I want to discuss the emotional burden of caring too much for your patients. You can't let your mistakes get to you - we all make them! You have to find the balance where you aren't completely emotionally invested while making sure your patients aren't just another number. 

I also want to talk about caring for patients who don't seem to care about themselves. Going into medicine is tough - but if you really want to do it, you will. If you don't, you wont. It's all about your state of mind.

Direct download: PA_Boards_78__We_All_Make_Mistakes.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:54pm EDT