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Osler Newsletter

More than 2,900 US health care workers have died of
COVID-19 in pandemic

More than 2,900 health care workers in the U.S. have died of COVID-19 during the pandemic, according to an analysis by Kaiser Health News and The Guardian.

Take blood pressure in both arms, study says
If the top blood pressure reading is significantly different in both arms, it might be a sign of future heart trouble. That's why doctors should measure in both arms at checkups, a new study has said.

AstraZeneca vaccine likely won't be authorized in US until April
The coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University is not likely to be authorized for use in the U.S. until April

Collaborative care model for mental health, addiction treatment
The physician architects of a Penn Medicine model of integrated physical and mental health care detail its success.

FDA Statement on Following the Authorized Dosing Schedules for COVID-19 Vaccines
We want to remind the public about the importance of receiving COVID-19 vaccines according to how they’ve been authorized by the FDA in order to safely receive the level of protection observed in the large randomized trials supporting their effectiveness.

COVID-19 "long-haulers" share stories of debilitating symptoms: "I will never be the same person"
An estimated 10% of COVID-19 patients are survivors who months after being infected are still experiencing debilitating and often crippling symptoms

For the first time, scientists find microplastics in placentas of babies
Scientists called it “a matter of great concern.”


The Osler Institute is Pleased to Announce our
New Virtual Review Webinars

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Osler Virtual Reviews

The Osler Institute's primary concern is the health and well-being of our faculty and participants. Osler is continuing to take proactive measures to reduce the potential spread of COVID19 by not encouraging people to gather together. For this reason, we offer both our new Virtual comprehensive reviews that combine virtual interaction with Faculty and recorded materials as well as Enduring material courses, in most specialties, to help you prepare for your upcoming exam in a manner that best suits your needs.


General Surgery Feb. 27 - March 1
Colorectal Surgery Feb. 28
Ophthalmology March 6-8
Radiology March 20-23
Family Medicine March 20-25
Vascular Surgery March 27-28
Radiation Oncology March 27-30
Surgical Critical Care April 2-3
Pathology April 24-30
Radiation Oncology May 1-3
General Surgery May 29 - 31
Obstetrics & Gynecology June 12-17
Otolaryngology Aug. 14-17
Psychiatry Aug. 28-30
Radiation Oncology Aug. 28-30
Neurology Sept. 4-9
Ophthalmology Sept. 25-30
Otolaryngology Oct. 2-3
Ophthalmology Oct. 9-11

Additional course dates will be added as scheduled

*Due to COVID-19, all dates are subject to change*

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Online Reviews

Anatomic Pathology
Clinical Pathology
Cytology Audio
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Family Medicine
Family Medicine Question Bank
Rad Onc Biology & Physics
Radiation Oncology
Radiology Audio

General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery
Surgical Critical Care
Thoracic Surgery
Thoracic Surgery Question Bank
Vascular Surgery
Plastic Surgery

These Video/Audio files are stored “in the cloud” so you can stream them anywhere, anytime, as long as you have an internet connection, watch or listen to them on your phone, computer, or tablet – your learning experience is almost like being at the live activity.

Active Subscribers to Online Reviews will receive access to an updated version for the remainder of their term as they become available

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