Rank #1: #15: Stuff Surgery Interns Should Know
Intern basics episode!
Thanks to Andrea Merrill, Stewart Morrison and Sarwat Ahmad for their advice.
Check back to our website where we will links to all our resources mentioned in the episode at behindtheknife.org
Jun 23 2015
Rank #2: BTK ABSITE #26: DO NOT OPEN UNTIL ON YOUR WAY TO ABSITE
Recorded a few years ago for ABSITE and one of our first reviews, but these are truly your tips and tricks to get you those few extra points!
Thanks everyone for all the support through ABSITE season.
The hard part is over, now you just have to take the test.
Jan 20 2019
Rank #3: BTK ABSITE #21: Fluids, Electrolytes, Acid/Base
Another great ABSITE Review! Dr. Martin joins us once again to review Fluids, Electrolytes, and the terrifying Acid/Base!
Quick hits and tips to get you through these questions!
We do apologize for the overall audio quality! We were spread out over a couple states and sometimes talk over one another.
Jan 17 2020
Rank #4: BTK ABSITE #22: Hernias
Quick hits for those ABSITE hernia questions. Once again we apologize for the audio quality, but unfortunately we were recording 100s of miles apart!
Jan 17 2020
Rank #5: #128: Mock Orals #8: Breast and Melanoma with Dr. Michael Sabel (featuring Vahagn Nikolian)
Dr. Michael Sabel (Chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology at the University of Michigan and a world-renowned leader in breast cancer and melanoma) returns to BTK to take resident Vahagn Nikolian through three challenging breast and melanoma scenarios.
Dec 05 2017
Rank #6: #182: Dr. Morrow on Breast Disease
Dr. Monica Morrow is THE expert on breast cancer and gives us a very thorough discussion of the most confusing topics in the management of breast cancer and axillary disease. This is a must listen for all residents and general surgeons alike!
Jun 23 2019
Rank #7: BTK ABSITE #13: Vascular Part 1
We review high-yield vascular topics for the ABSITE, including: carotid disease, vascular access, thoracic aorta, thoracic outlet, and acute mesenteric ischemia.
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Jan 13 2020
Rank #8: BTK ABSITE #24: Surgical Potpourri
We review high-yield miscellaneous topics for the ABSITE, including: peritoneal dialysis catheters, sarcoma, and melanoma.
Jan 20 2019
Rank #9: #108: Mock Orals #5 Upper GI with Dr. Andrew Wright
Dr. Andrew Wright from the University of Washington takes 3 chief residents from the University of Toronto through four different scenarios.
Elliot Wakeam, Chethan Sathya, and Ricky Jrearz knock these scenarios out of the park!
Refractory Peptic Ulcer
May 22 2017
Rank #10: #167 Mock Orals: Colorectal
Just in time for oral boards, we have another episode of our Mock Orals series. Dr. Langenfeld (@seanlangenfeld) takes our guest residents Jon Abelson (@jabelsonmd) and Paul Johnson (@dr_johnson2012) through 6 colorectal board scenarios.
Oct 01 2018
Rank #11: #88: Vascular Surgery ABSITE review w/ Dr. Aranson
Dr. Nathan Aranson a vascular surgeon at Virginia Mason in Seattle helps us break down some of the high yield questions you can expect to see regarding vascular surgery on the ABSITE.
If you have ABSITE tips feel free to send them our way. (Kevin@behindtheknife.org)
Up next will be some of our basic science topics.
Dec 05 2016
Rank #12: #107: Mock Orals #4: Breast Cancer with Dr. Michael Sabel
Dr. Michael Sabel is the Chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology at the University of Michigan and a world renowned leader in breast cancer and melanoma. Who better to take us through the nuances of breast cancer scenarios.
We are also joined by Justin Huntington a Chief Resident at The Ohio State University, future pediatric surgeon.
Side note Ohio State has gone above and beyond to support these mock orals, so thank you!
May 09 2017
Rank #13: #53: Orthopedic Surgery You Should Know with Dr. John Devine
Dr. John Devine Chief of Spine Surgery at Medical College of Georgia highlights the most critical aspects of orthopedics that all general surgeons should know.
He also discusses his experience jumping into a combat zone with the US Army.
Exciting episodes coming up in March.
-Debate on Carotid Artery Stenting vs Endarterectomy
-Update on Sepsis
-Kenji Inaba discusses trauma
-Frank Veith discusses future of Vascular Surgery
Feb 25 2016
Rank #14: BTK ABSITE #14: Vascular Part 2
We review high-yield vascular topics for ABSITE, including: peripheral aneurysms, peripheral vascular disease, fasciotomies, diabetic foot infections, and venous disease.
Jan 13 2020
Rank #15: #127: Mock Orals with Dr. Christian Jones Round 2: Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
Dr. Christian Jones (@jonessurgery) takes Kevin and Woo through four challenging mock oral scenarios.
This is a must listen for any residents with the oral boards in their future or for staff that train residents.
Dr. Jones focuses on keeping the pace that you will see during the boards, and approaches to scenarios that may not require operative intervention.
Thank you Dr. Jones for your multiple fantastic contributions to Behind The Knife!
Nov 27 2017
Rank #16: #121: Mock Orals #6: Thoracic Surgery with Dr. Kathleen Berfield
Dr. Kathleen Berfield, Chief of Thoracic Surgery at the Seattle VA, takes Woo Do and Kevin Kniery through 4 mock oral board scenarios.
Oct 19 2017
Rank #17: #26: Parathyroid Disease with Dr. Herbert Chen of UW
Dr. Herbert Chen of University of Wisconsin tackles the tricky topic of parathyroid disease
-He also discusses what it was like to train under the greats Drs. Sabiston and Cameron
-His experience editing for the Annals of Surgery
-His tips on handling a reoperative neck, avoiding injury to the RLN, and managing the intrathoracic goiter
Sep 09 2015
Rank #18: BTK ABSITE #1: Head and Neck
Jan 06 2020
Rank #19: Most Common and Most Feared Oral Board Surgical Descriptions
We are two days before our oral boards, and this is what we are going to say for our surgical descriptions. We hope you find these helpful.
Big thanks to Geb Black, a Major in the US Army, and a trauma fellow at UT Southwestern.
Matt Smith a vascular surgery fellow at Cornell/Columbia combined fellowship in NYC.
Sep 30 2018
Rank #20: BTK ABSITE #2: Thyroid
We discuss high-yield thyroid topics, to include: hyperthyroidism, Grave's disease, toxic multinodular goiter, thyroiditis, workup of the palpable thyroid nodule, and thyroid cancer (papillary vs. follicular vs. medullary).
Jan 06 2020