Hey everyone, it’s Medicine Mondays again. This is going to be a short post about the “Monkey on my Back“. Monkey on my Back? Yea. So basically, this last weekend was both Punahou Carnival weekend and New Year’s Festival weekend. As you can imagine, it was a pretty busy weekend for my wife and I. The kids had a lot of fun on the rides (even though it rained) on both Friday and Saturday. Then […]

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Hey everyone, it’s Medicine Mondays. Like I promised before, I’m going to talk about the Online Longitudinal Assessement (OLA) in regards to Maintenance of Certification (MOC) for Radiology. Online Longitudinal Assessment I’m not sure how much you may or may not know about the recent trend in Maintenance of Certification (MOC), but I’ll try to catch you up quickly. Previously, MOC was a process where physicians had to take a comprehensive test every 10 years […]

Online Longitudinal Assessment Review #illumedati

It’s time for another Medicine Mondays Roadmap Update (1-9-2019). Pour some coffee, sit back, relax and click on some of these links: ** denotes new since last roadmap update Stock Photo From: Pixabay I cleaned up this post a bit for this update since we have a lot of posts to deal with now: I added bullets and made some subheadings and I’m hoping that will make it easier to navigate. You’re a pre-med and want to […]

Medicine Mondays Roadmap Update 1-7-2019

Hey everyone, it’s Medicine Mondays again and it’s also New Year’s Eve. Today is just going to be a short post about “Snoring Revisited“. So… how’s it going? Well, it’s been about 2 weeks of trying these things: Dortz® Anti Snoring Devices Other than them falling out of my nose once in awhile during sleep, they’ve been pretty much worked as advertised. There is a demonstrable difference in my snoring with and without them. I […]

Snoring Revisited #illumedati

Hey everyone, it’s Medicine Mondays again. Today is kind of a light-hearted post about “Snoring and Me”. Snoring and Me So I’ve known I snore for a few years now. I don’t think it was the bad when I was in college or medical school, but I think it’s progressively become worse. This may have something to do with the weird hours I worked in residency and fellowship – and now I work evenings which […]

Snoring and Me #illumedati

Hey everyone, it’s Medicine Mondays again today and today is going to be a pretty random (and short) post about “Wisdom Teeth“. Wisdom Teeth While “Wisdom Teeth” technically falls into “dentistry” and isn’t technically “Medicine Mondays”, let’s just let that slide for today ok? So I went to have my teeth cleaned this past weekend. Since I met my wife back in 2004 I’ve been pretty diligent of brushing my teeth (and even flossing sometimes!). […]

Wisdom Teeth #illumedati