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Nursing: Flash Cards & Quizzes

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AccessMedicine Flashcards

Flashcards are located under the "Study Tools" menu.

  • Drill down by resource and/or topic to focus in on areas of weakness
  • Track cards you've already seen to prioritize studying
  • Save your favorite flashcards for quick review
  • Responsive on any mobile device

Flashcard content comes from the following resources:

  • CURRENT Medical Diagnosis & Treatment (CMDT) Flashcards, 2nd ed
  • Pathophysiology of Disease Flashcards
  • The Big Picture: Medical Physiology Flashcards
  • DeGowin's Diagnostic Examination Flashcards
  • Pathology Flashcards
  • Microbiology & Infectious Disease Flashcards 3rd ed
  • Pharmacology Flashcards 4th ed
  • Biochemistry and Genetics Flashcards 3rd ed.


AccessMedicine Showdown


Located under the "Study Tools" menu, "Showdown" allows you to "challenge colleagues on their medical knowledge, quiz-bowl and your opponent will battle through two rounds of questions, each with five categories ranging from 100 to 400 points, plus a final question worth 500 points. Like other turn-based games, you can play live or opt in to get email notifications when it's your turn. You can also hone your skills by challenging the computer".