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Electives: Africa vs America

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As mentioned in a previous article, electives are becoming a fundamental part of medical education especially in European and North American medical schools. The experience is invaluable no matter where you choose to go, but have you ever wondered what the differences are (more…)

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Questions to ask yourself before booking an elective

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Planning clinical electives abroad isn’t a walk in the park. There is a lot of research that you’ll need to do, key decisions you’ll have to make, and generally loads and loads of planning, coupled with the responsibility of school (more…)

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How to get the most out of your clinical electives

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Electives are fast becoming a fundamental part of medical education and a priceless addition to the CVs and portfolios of healthcare professionals. The average medical student (more…)

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Chale! Medics Abroad Summer Electives Are Coming To Accra, GHANA!

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CHALE!!! Have you heard the good news? Medics Abroad is headed to Accra, Ghana this year!!! Isn’t that exciting? We’ll have groups of students in East Africa (Malindi, Kenya) and West Africa at the same time! (more…)

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How much do you know about Endometriosis?

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Endometriosis is a risk factor for ovarian neoplasm

University Health News
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What is an Endometrioma?

Cleveland Clinic
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Which of the following is NOT a common site for endometriosis?

Mayo Clinic
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Which of the following is NOT a possible cause of endometriosis?

Maxcure Suyosha Women and Child Hospital
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Which of the following is NOT a clinical manifestation of endometriosis?

Havard Health
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Which of the following is NOT a treatment option for endometriosis?

Fab Woman
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How much do you know about Endometriosis?

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Read this before choosing a medical specialty

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Getting into medical school is one thing, and choosing a specialty to pursue is another. Some people are lucky enough to know what they want to specialize in quite early on and that’s fantastic, but some others have no clue and that’s fine too. 

The decision-making process can be quite daunting to say the least considering you’re literally deciding what direction to steer your life towards. But there are key questions you should ask yourself to make the process a tad bit easier, and here are a few of them.

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Test your knowledge of cervical cancer

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What is the most prominent cause of cervical cancer?

My Qatalog
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Where is the most common area for the development of cervical cancer?

Eurocytology
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Which of the following is NOT a risk factor for cervical cancer?

Strides for life
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Which of the following is NOT a preventative measure for cervical cancer?

Emma Reynolds MP
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What is the precursor lesion of cervical cancer called?

Dundee Med Student Notes
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Which of the following is not a high risk type of the Human papilloma virus?

Wikipedia
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Test your knowledge of cervical cancer

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2019: Let’s Start The Year Off Right

Reading Time: 4 minutesAyyyeeee It’s 2019! Happy new year! We’re back and it feels great! Yes, yes, I know we’re almost at the end of week 2, but hey! We have 50 more weeks to go so  (more…)

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Our Best of 2018

Reading Time: 5 minutesThe Medics Club has had a great first few months. We launched in June with a bang and it’s all thanks to you, you and you! We have enjoyed putting out educative, inspirational, and motivational content to you and hope you have enjoyed digesting them all.

Here’s the low-down of the articles you loved the most this year: (more…)

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Is there a treatment for Exam Phobia?

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It’s that time of the year again….exam time. Exams are an unavoidable part of the medical and healthcare career paths and so knowing how to slay through these crucial times in our lives is key. Personally, I dread exams. Is it just me?  (more…)

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