Monthly Archives: June 2009


Now that I’ve just finished transition to clerkship week, let me tell you all the things that have been added to my toolbox. I know how to give shots, intramuscular, subcutaneous, and subdermal (each have specific angles that you put the needle to the skin), and I know all the dos and don’ts about needle […]

Phew! Half Way There.

I can finally say that I am halfway through medical school, and 1/3 of the way to being a licensed physician. Two days ago I took the grueling 7 hour long Step 1 Board exam, an exam that I hope to never ever have to study for or take again. I’m confident that I passed, […]