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ABIM Review — Use Reflection to Improve Your Performance

By Josette Akresh-Gonzales, Editorial Systems Manager, NEJM Group Education|2020-09-21T14:49:06-04:00June 12th, 2014|Learning|

There's so little time in the day to keep up with medical knowledge, let alone ABIM review. But a little time spent reflecting on your learning could go a long way. In a recent paper titled "Learning by Thinking: How Reflection Aids Performance," researchers Giada Di Stefano of [...]

Adaptive Learning Makes Medical Board Review Time More Valuable

By NEJM Knowledge+ Team|2020-09-21T14:46:30-04:00June 5th, 2014|Learning|

In Part 4 of our Q&A with Area9 Learning founder and CEO Ulrik Christensen, MD, we learned about specific Area9 innovations aimed at more effective learning and long-term retention of information. Here in our final installment, Christensen discusses how medical professionals can expect to benefit from adaptive learning [...]

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Managing Hereditary Hemochromatosis: An Expert Weighs In

By NEJM Knowledge+ Team|2020-09-21T14:34:08-04:00May 22nd, 2014|Learning|

On April 22, 2014, the NEJM Knowledge+ Question of the Week focused on the most appropriate next step in care for a patient with hereditary hemochromatosis who was being treated with therapeutic phlebotomy but whose laboratory results showed signs of mild anemia. More than 1800 physicians answered the [...]

Modifying Adaptive Technology for Medical Education

By NEJM Knowledge+ Team|2020-09-21T14:31:30-04:00May 15th, 2014|Learning|

In Part 2 of our Q&A series with Area9 Learning founder and CEO Ulrik Christensen, MD, we learned what makes the company’s technology stand out in the field of adaptive learning systems. Here, in Part 3, Christensen describes how and why Area9 has modified its technology to build [...]

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Recharge: What It Is, How It Works, and When to Use It

By Josette Akresh-Gonzales, Editorial Systems Manager, NEJM Group Education|2020-09-21T14:28:54-04:00May 8th, 2014|NEJM Knowledge+|

Refreshing your memory on material you’ve already learned can be as valuable as learning new material. NEJM Knowledge+ offers a personalized review feature, called “Recharge,” in which a set of 20 questions is presented to you based on the topics and questions you are weakest in and the [...]

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