USMLE

Notes, Mnemonics and Quizzes for USMLE preparation

Mnemonic for Contents of Lesser Sciatic Foramen

Remember the mnemonic PINTO to remember the structures passing through the lesser sciatic foramen. PINTO Mnemonic P: pudendal nerve I: internal pudendal artery and vein N: nerve to obturator internus TO: tendon of obturator internus Hope you found that mnemonic useful. Also, check out these useful medical mnemonics. Mnemonic for Sperm Path through Male Reproductive System Ipecac Contraindications Mnemonics Mnemonic for Management of Left …

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Ventricular Tachycardia Treatment Mnemonic

Remember the drugs used to treat ventricular tachycardia using the mnemonic LAMB. LAMB: Lidocaine Amiodarone Mexiltene/ Magnesium Beta-blocker Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments below.Also check out these useful medical mnemonics. More Mnemonics to make your life easier 🙂 Mnemonics for Causes of Aortic …

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Femoral Triangle Boundaries Mnemonic

A mnemonic for the boundaries of the femoral triangle is: SAIL This should be easy to remember because the femoral triangle is shaped like a sail.  S: sartorius A: adductor longus IL: inguinal ligament More Medical Mnemonics here Mnemonic for Sperm Path through Male Reproductive System Ipecac Contraindications Mnemonics Mnemonic for Management of Left Ventricular Failure (LVF) Mnemonic for Hemorrhagic Brain Metastases Lisch Nodules …

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Branches of Trigeminal Nerve pass through which Foramen? Easy Mnemonic

How to remember which branch of trigeminal nerve passes through which foramen ? Use the mnemonic Standing Room Only Standing room only can be used to remember that V1 passes through the superior orbital fissure V2 through the foramen rotundum V3 through the foramen ovale. More medical mnemonics here Mnemonic for Sperm Path through Male Reproductive System Ipecac Contraindications Mnemonics Mnemonic for Management of …

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HERO Mnemonic for Middle adolescence characteristics  

Remember the mnemonic HERO for the characteristics of MIDDLE ADOLESCENCE (age 14-17 years) Heterosexual/Homosexual crushes Education regarding short-term benefits Risk-taking Omnipotence Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments below.Also check out these useful medical mnemonics. More Mnemonics to make your life easier 🙂 Cherry Red …

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Causes of Male erectile dysfunction (MED) mnemonic

Remember MED to memorize the causes of MALE ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION – MED: Medicines (propranolol, methyldopa, SSRIs, etc.) Ethanol Diabetes mellitus Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments below.Also check out these useful medical mnemonics. More Mnemonics to make your life easier 🙂 Origin, Insertion, Nerve supply and …

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Mnemonic for branches of Celiac trunk

Remember the useful mnemonic LHS to memorize the branches of Coeliac trunk. Left Hand Side (LHS): Left gastric artery Hepatic artery Splenic artery Hope that mnemonic helped. You can find more useful medical mnemonics here. Mnemonic for Sperm Path through Male Reproductive System Ipecac Contraindications Mnemonics Mnemonic for Management of Left Ventricular Failure (LVF) Mnemonic for Hemorrhagic …

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Systolic versus Diastolic Murmurs – Easy mnemonic

Remember the classification of systolic and diastolic murmurs using these two simple mnemonics. PASS:Pulmonic & Aortic Stenosis causes Systolic murmurs. PAID: Pulmonic & Aortic Insufficiency cause Diastolic murmurs. Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments below.Also check out these useful medical mnemonics. More Mnemonics to make your life …

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Mnemonic for Unilateral Hyperlucent Hemithorax

Three useful Mnemonics to help you remember the causes for a unilateral hyperlucent hemithorax are CRAWLS SAFE POEM ACROSSS Mnemonics CRAWLS C: contralateral lung increased density, e.g. supine pleural effusion R: rotation A: air, e.g. pneumothorax W: wall, e.g. chest wall mass, mastectomy, polio, Poland syndrome, surgical removal of the pectoralis major muscle L: lungs, e.g. airway obstruction, emphysema, Swyer-James syndrome, unilateral large bullae, large pulmonary embolus S: scoliosis Another useful mnemonic for causes of hyperlucent …

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Mnemonic for Cardinal Symptoms of Mania

A super useful mnemonic to remember the symptoms of Mania is DIG FAST. DIG FAST: Distractibility Indiscretion (DSM-IV’s “excessive involvement in pleasurable activities”) Grandiosity Flight of ideas Activity increase Sleep deficit (decreased need for sleep) Talkativeness (pressured speech) Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments …

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