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Phase 2 Toolkit

Presentation Skills Resources

Apps

CARMA For Life ($5.99) CARMA for Life for iPhone | CARMA for Life for Android

Em:Rap (Free) Em: Rap for iPhone | Em: Rap for Android

MDCalc (Free) MDCalc for iPhone | MDCalc for Android

Resuscitation! (In-app purchase) Resuscitation for iPhone | Resuscitation for Android (Not Available)

Rosh Review (In-app purchase) Rosh Review for iPhone | Rosh Review for Android

Journal Club Resources

Finding Information Framework (FIF)

NBME Subject Examination Preparation

The Emergency Medicine Advanced Clinical Exam content outline includes:
1. System * and Percentage of the exam

  • General Principles, including ethics and patient safety: 1%–5%
  • Immunologic Disorders: 1%–5%
  • Diseases of the Blood: 5%–10%
  • Mental Disorders: 1%–5%
  • Diseases of the Nervous System: 10%–15%
  • Cardiovascular Disorders: 15%–20%
  • Diseases of the Respiratory System: 10%–15%
  • Nutritional and Digestive Disorders: 10%–15%
  • Gynecologic Disorders: 1%–5%
  • Renal, Urinary, Male Reproductive Systems: 5%–10%
  • Obstetric Disorders: 1%–5%
  • Diseases of the Skin: 1%–5%
  • Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disorders: 5%–10%
  • Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders: 5%–10%

2. Physician Task and Percentage of exam

  • Promoting Health and Health Maintenance: 1%–5%
  • Understanding Mechanisms of Disease: 5%–10%
  • Establishing a Diagnosis: 25%–35%
  • Applying Principles of Management: 45%–55%

3. Patient Age and Percentage of exam

  • Birth to 17: 5%–10%
  • 18 to 65: 60%–65%
  • 66 and older: 15%–20%

*A subset of items across the organ systems includes content that focuses on resuscitation/trauma (~15%) and environmental/toxicologic disorders (~15%).