Physician Assistant Boards Podcast: Exam Review | Medicine | PANCE Preparation | (general)

Today, we're going to be interviewing Marya - a medical school graduate. She graduated from medical school in Pakistan and did her internship in Saudi Arabia. She is currently in the process of matching in Canada. She gives some great advice to foreign medical graduates and for those students currently going through the process. 

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Direct download: 93_PA_Boards_93__Interview_with_Mayra_medical_school_grad.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:29am EDT

Is the link between statins and muscular damage a myth?


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Direct download: 92_PA_Boards_92__Do_statins_REALLY_cause_myalgia_.mp3
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This episode is based on the large numbers of emails I get regarding setbacks in medicine (both as a student and clinician). I'll be posting more like this on my personal IG: @and_reid

Direct download: 91_PA_Boards_91__Your_career_doensnt_define_you.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:23pm EDT

Today we're going to go into a little detail regarding IBS: etiology, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.

Direct download: 90_PA_Boards_90__Irritable_Bowel_Syndrome.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:25pm EDT

Here are the updated USPSTF guidelines - there are now 7 options which are recommended to screen for colon cancer. More at

Direct download: coloncancerscreen.mp3
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You can find out the full details for the course at - enrollment closes 8/16/2016

Direct download: PA_Boards_88__Why_Ive_been_on_hiatus....mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:33pm EDT - Today we're going to answer a students question regarding the management of DUB/AUB. You can get the full show notes plus more free medical review at

Direct download: 86_PA_Boards_86__DUB_Management.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:01am EDT - today we will be discussing the newer medications that have been proven to reduce mortality in systolic dysfunction.

Direct download: 85_PA_Boards_85__CHF_Mortality_Reduction__Novel_Medications.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:56pm EDT - Today we are going to be discussing the AAPs new updated guideline regarding BRUE. BRUE stands for brief resolved unexplained events - this new terminology will replace the old term ALTE (apparent life-threatening events). This is the first clinical practice guideline from the American Academy of Pediatrics that specifically applies to patients who have experienced an apparent life-threatening event (ALTE).

Download the full transcript and the PDF file for the complete history and physical needed when evaluating the possible BRUE patient at

Direct download: 84_PA_Boards_84__Updated_AAP_Guideline_-_BRUE.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:32pm EDT - Today we're going to be answering a students question regarding the risk of breast cancer and oral contraception. Is there really an increased risk and why? This lecture is part of our members only section where we are putting out two new clinical videos a week along with the audio only and written only transcript. 

Direct download: 83_PA_Boards_83__OCP_and_Breast_Cancer_Risk.mp3
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