USMLE Step 2 Secrets (An InsideTheBoa...

A collaboration between InsideTheBoards and Elsevier, this is Dr. Ted O'Connell's podcast of the bestselling USMLE Step 2 Secrets, 5th Edition. It features an audio optimized version of USMLE Step 2 Secrets and high yield USMLE and COMLEX style question dissections so you can learn how the experts approach exam questions. Listen while you commute, exercise, clean, or do other "life stuff". This podcast is the perfect on the go study companion for your USMLE; COMLEX; and internal medicine, surgery, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatry, or family medicine shelf exams.

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Introducing: The Health Beat - Medical News fro...
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INTRODUCING COVID-19: Commonsense Conversations...
COVID-19, the disease caused by a novel coronavirus, has created a global pandemic. This show aims to educate the public via interviews with leaders in healthcare, public health and policy. You’ll hear from former Kaiser CEO, host of the Fixing Healthcar...
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Stay Vigilant, Remain Calm: An Update and Overv...
This is a special episode we're posting across the InsideTheBoards network to educate med students on the clinical issues surrounding COVID-19 like how ventilators work, how patients are assessed and some potential questions students may have about the c...
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The Brand New USMLE Step 2 Secrets Podcast
This is the introduction for the USMLE Step 2 Secrets podcast. The introduction will cover the purpose, scope, and details about the USMLE Step 2 Secrets Podcast. Get a discount on best selling study resources from ElsevierITB listeners can get 30% off...
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USMLE Step 2 Secrets Wrap Up
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Chapter 39: Vascular Surgery
This is the Vascular Surgery chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:30]: Question Dissection: A 75-year-old man with an extensive 90-pack year history of tobacco use, hyperlipidemia, and a coronary artery bypas...
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Chapter 40: Vitamins and Minerals
This is the Vitamins and Minerals chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:28]: Question Dissection: A 32-year-old woman reports to her community health clinic complaining of tingling in her hands and feet...[4:...
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Chapter 38: Urology
This is the Urology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:40]: Question Dissection: A 32-year-old female presents to the E.D. writhing in pain...[3:27] Urology chapter of S2S including questions like: - How ...
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Chapter 37: Smoking
This is the Smoking chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:29]: Question Dissection: A 52-year-old man presents to the clinic with a two month history of cough and weight loss...[4:40] Smoking chapter of S2S i...
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Chapter 36: Shock
This is the Shock chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:25]: Question Dissection: The surgical intern on call is summoned to the bedside of a postoperative patient for a urine output of 20 mL in the last 24 ho...
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Chapter 35: Rheumatology
This is the Rheumatology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:37]: Question Dissection: A 24-year-old male (medical student) presents with a chief complaint of low back pain over the last 6 months... [4:01] ...
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Chapter 34: Radiology
This is the Radiology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:28]: Question Dissection: A 28-year-old woman presents to the E.D. with a swollen left leg that began early in the morning and seems to be worsening....
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Chapter 33: Pulmonology
This is the Pulmonology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:30] Question Dissection: A 24-year-old women sees her family physician for a non-productive cough which has been present for 3 days...  [4:04] Pul...
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Chapter 32: Psychiatry
This is the Psychiatry chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes: [0:38] Question Dissection: A 32 year old female is brought to the E.D. for a suicide attempt by overdose...[3:40] Psychiatry chapter of S2S including q...
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Chapter 31: Preventive Medicine
This is the Preventive Medicine chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:28: Question Dissection: A 16-year-old girl is brought to the office of her family physician by her mother for consultation. The girl is he...
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Chapter 30: Pharmacology
This is the Pharmacology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:29] Question Dissection: A 31-year-old woman is brought to the E.D. by friends at 3 A.M. after they were unable to wake her up...[4:29]Pharmacolo...
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Chapter 29: Pediatrics
This is the Pediatrics chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:28] Question Dissection: A 7-year-old boy is brought in to see his pediatrician after behavioral modifications have been unsuccessful in controlling...
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Chapter 28: Orthopedic Surgery
This is the Orthopedic Surgery chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:30] Question Dissection: A 4-year-old African American girl presents to the E.D. with refusal to walk for one day...[6:22] Orthopedic Surge...
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Chapter 27: Ophthalmology
This is the Ophthalmology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:32] Question Dissection: A 68-year-old male presents to his physician with a chief complaint of a rash on his face...[3:32]Ophthalmology chapter...
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Chapter 26: Oncology
This is the Oncology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:30]: Question Dissection: A 68-year-old man presents to his physician’s office complaining of severe low back pain that shoots down his right leg...[...
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Chapter 25: Obstetrics part 2
This is part 2 of the Obstetrics chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:27] Obstetrics chapter of S2S including questions like: - What are the different terms for spontaneous abortion?- In fetal heart monitor...
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Chapter 25: Obstetrics part 1
This is part 1 of the Obstetrics chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:53]: Question Dissection: A 25-year-old gravida one presents at 37 weeks gestation with a chief complaint of leakage of fluid… [5:17] Obs...
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Chapter 24: Neurosurgery
This is the Neurosurgery chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:28]Question Dissection: An 81-year-old woman is brought to the E.D. via ambulance complaining of an excruciating headache that began two hours ago...
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Chapter 23: Neurology
This is the Neurology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:30] Question Dissection: A 52-year-old man with a one hundred pack year history of smoking presents to his physician with a chief complaint of double...
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Chapter 22: Nephrology
This is the Nephrology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes: [0:47]: Question Dissection: A 30-year-old male has been receiving intravenous Nafcillin on an inpatient ward secondary to severe cellulitis of his left ...
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Chapter 21: Laboratory Medicine
This is the Laboratory Medicine chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:35]: Question Dissection: A 17 year old boy is seen in the E.D. with a complaint of muscle weakness..[6:10] Laboratory medicine chapter of...
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Intermission
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Chapter 20: Infectious Diseases
This is the Infectious Diseases chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:48]: Question Dissection: A 20 year old male presents with a painless ulcer on the glans of his penis… [4:10] Infectious diseases chapter ...
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Chapter 19: Immunology
This is the Immunology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:42]: Question Dissection: A 29 year old male with a past medical history of HIV infection sees his doctor for ongoing treatment...[4:40] Immunology...
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Chapter 18: Hypertension
This is the Hypertension chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:38]: Question Dissection: A 58 year old African American male visits his primary care doctor for a routine medical evaluation...[4:18] Hypertensi...
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Chapter 17: Hematology
This is the Hematology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:43]: Question Dissection: A 24 year old female presents to her primary care physician for a health maintenance examination. [3:45] Hematology chapt...
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Chapter 16: Gynecology
This is the Gynecology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:36] Question Dissection: A 25 year old gravita zero present with a chief complaint of excess body hair noted over her abdomen, chin, and upper lip.....
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Chapter 15: Geriatrics
This is the Geriatrics chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:47]: Question Dissection: A 72 year old male with Alzheimer dementia is brought to his geriatrician for a routine follow up...[2:31] Geriatrics cha...
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Chapter 14: Genetics
This is the Genetics chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:48]: Question Dissection: A 56 year old female is seen by her physician to evaluate the cause of her recent onset diabetes..[3:41] Genetics chapter o...
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Chapter 13: General Surgery
This is the General Surgery chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:40]: Question Dissection: A 45 year old female presents with a chief complaint of upper gastric pain 30 minutes following a meal.. [3:44] Gene...
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Episode 12: Gastroenterology
This is the Gastroenterology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:41]: Question Dissection: A 45 year old man with no past medical history presents to the E.D. with abdominal pain and nausea and vomiting for ...
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Chapter 11: Ethics
This is the Ethics chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:40]: Question Dissection: A 48 year old male is brought to the E.D. after a bicycle accident...[4:06] Ethics chapter of S2S including questions like: ...
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Chapter 10: Endocrinology
This is the Endocrinology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:38]: Question Dissection: A 54 year old African American male presents to his physician with a chief complaint of morning headaches, nausea, diap...
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Chapter 9: Emergency Medicine
This is the Emergency Medicine chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:42]: Question Dissection: A 35 year old man with a history of schizophrenia is brought to the E.D. for altered mental status...[4:46] Emerg...
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Chapter 8: Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery
This is the Ear, Nose, and Throat chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes: [0:38]: Question Dissection: A 30-year-old male presents to the E.D. complaining of left facial paralysis since waking this morning...[2:52] ...
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Chapter 7: Diabetes Mellitus
This is the Diabetes Mellitus chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:  [0:36]: A 29 year old female presents at 8 weeks gestation with a chief complaint of anxiety, tremors, and weight loss.. [3:40] Diabetes Chapte...
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Chapter 6: Dermatology
This is the Dermatology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes: 1:17 Question Dissection - A 68 year old man visits his primary care physician for a rash on his face.. 6:15 Dermatology chapter of Step 2 Secrets incl...
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Chapter 5: Cholesterol
 This is the Cholesterol chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode include: 0:50 Question Dissection - A 66 year old female with a history of hypercholesterolemia who is managed on cholestyramine therapy…  3:02 Cholesterol chap...
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Chapter 4: Cardiology
This is the Cardiology chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes: 1:16 Question Dissection - A 29 year old male tree-trimmer suffers serious injuries from a fall at work… 6:01 Cardiology chapter of Step 2 Secrets inclu...
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Chapter 3: Biostatistics
This is the Biostatistics chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode include: 0:48 Question Dissection - A man in undergoing a neurologic test for manual dexterity…  3:21 Biostatistics chapter of Step 2 Secrets including questio...
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Chapter 2: Alcohol
This is the Alcohol chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode includes:1:30 Question Dissection - A 57 year old male with a history of alcohol abuse visits a medical clinic because of numbness and tingling in his feet, as well a...
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Chapter 1: Acid-Base and Electrolytes
This is the acid-base and electrolytes chapter from USMLE Step 2 Secrets. Content covered in this episode include: 00:40: Question Dissection: A 48-year-old male presents for a postop visit following thyroidectomy...05:03: Acid-Base Chapter of Step 2 S...
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Top 100 Secrets, #1-50
This is the "Top 100" Step 2 Secrets Part 1. Get a discount on best selling study resources from ElsevierITB listeners can get 30% off of books like Netter's Anatomy Coloring Book, USMLE Step 2 Secrets, Crush Step 1, and many more. Head over to us.else...
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Top 100 Secrets, #51-100
This is the "Top 100" USMLE Step 2 Secrets Part 2. This episode covers topics like: - The "6 Ws" of postoperative fever - The six rapidly fatal thoracic injuries - The "6 Ps" of compartment syndrome - High-yield drug overdoses and antidotes - The mo...
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