Learning Tools

In an unprecedented time, medical trainees and professionals are learning and preparing for work in unprecedented ways. To facilitate that process, we’ve collected a sampling of distance learning tools across subjects and disciplines—whether you’re preparing for a gastroenterology exam or in need of a video tutorial on neurological symptoms, these materials are tailor-made for studying from afar. Below, you’ll find an array of options organized by topic.

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Anaesthesia | Cardiology | Clinical Medicine | Clinical Skills | Critical Care | Emergency Medicine | Endocrinology | Clinical Genetics | Neonatology | Nephrology | Neurology | Neurosurgery | Nursing | Obstetrics & Gynaecology | Ophthalmology | Paediatrics | Palliative Care | Psychiatry | Rheumatology | Surgery

Anaesthesia (Back to top)
General: Liver Transplantation from Anesthesiology Applied Exam Board Review

Sedation, Pain Management, and Pharmacology from Anesthesiology Critical Care Board Review
Cardiology (Back to top)
The Standard Transoesophageal Examination from The EACVI Echo Handbook
This chapter covers the Transoesophageal Examination, a procedure that forms part of both cardiology and cardiothoracic anaesthesiology training.
Clinical Medicine (Back to top)
A Medic's Guide to Essential Legal Matters [Quiz]

Oxford Assess and Progess: Clinical Medicine [Quiz]

Diagnosis and Treatment in Internal Medicine [Video]
Clinical Skills (Back to top)
Selection of the Research Question from Critical Thinking in Clinical Research

Digital Communication from Physician Communication
Critical Care (Back to top)
Introduction and clincal scenarios from Point of Care Ultrasound for Emergency Medicine and Resusciation

Fundamentals of Critical Care - Questions and Answers from Mayo Clinic Critical and Neurocritical Care Board Review
Emergency Medicine (Back to top)
Trauma and Orthopedic Emergencies from Emergency Medicine: Board Review
Endocrinology (Back to top)
Questions & Answers from Mayo Clinic Internal Medicine Board Review, 12th Edition
Test your endocrinology knowledge with this chapter from the latest edition, containing twenty case based questions.
Clinical Genetics
Common consultations from Clinical Genetics and Genomics (Oxford Desk Reference) (2 ed.)

Selection of Less-Prevalent Overgrowth Syndromes from Overgrowth Syndromes: A Clinical Guide

Definitions and Goals of Genetic Counseling from Advanced Genetic Counseling: Theory and Practice

The Perinatal Genetic Counseling Appointment and Family History from Foundations of Perinatal Genetic Counseling

Autosomal Reciprocal Translocations from Gardner and Sutherland’s Chromosome Abnormalities and Genetic Counseling (5 ed.)
Neonatology (Back to top)
Problems on the postnatal ward from Oxford Handbook of Neonatology
Nephrology (Back to top)
A definition, modern classification, and global epidemiology of primary glomerulonephritis from Treatment of Primary Glomerulonephritis, 3rd Edition

Nephrology factsheet
Brush up on key facts and figures in Nephrology with our factsheet.
Neurology (Back to top)

Movement Disorders 1: Tourette's, Parkinson's from Neurology Video Primer


Dyskinesia, Motor Stereotypies, and Tics from Involuntary Movements


First Encounters from Instant Neurological Diagnosis

Faces from Manual of Neurological Signs

Diagnostic Tests from Mayo Clinic Essential Neurology

Neuropharmacology from Mayo Clinic Neurology Board Review

Questions and Answers from Mayo Clinic Neurology Board Review

Retroviral Infections of the Nervous System from Mayo Clinic Neurology Board Review

Neurosurgery (Back to top)
Genetic Epilepsy from Functional Neurosurgery
See a selection of questions and diagnostic pearls, as contained in every Neurosurgery by Example title.
Nursing (Back to top)
Teamwork from Oxford Handbook of Adult Nursing
Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Back to top)
A ‘classic’ case of heavy menstrual bleeding? from Challenging Concepts in Obstetrics and Gynaecology: Cases with Expert Commentary
Ophthalmology (Back to top)
Glaucoma from Training in Ophthalmology
Paediatrics (Back to top)
Practical Procedures from Oxford Handbook of Paediatrics, 3rd Edition
Palliative Care (Back to top)
Clinical Decision-Making in Palliative Care from Hospice and Palliative Medicine Supportive Care Flashcards
Psychiatry (Back to top)
Clinical Vignette: Autism Spectrum Disorder from Psychiatry Board Review

Clinical Vignette: Psychosomatics (HIV) from Psychiatry Board Review

Clinical Vignette: Substance Use Disorders from Psychiatry Board Review
Rheumatology (Back to top)
The spectrum of disorders associated with adult rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases from Oxford Handbook of Rheumatology, 4th Edition
Surgery (Back to top)
Multivariable Predictors of Postoperative Surgical Site Infection after General and Vascular Surgery: Results from the Patient Safety in Surgery Study from 50 Studies Every Surgeon Should Know

Plastic Surgery [Quiz]

Surgical Knots and Sutures [Infographic]