E-Pearls

In training, it’s not an uncommon occurrence for an attending or senior resident to point out a physical exam sign or unusual presentation of a common disease. E-pearls is the subsection of the Residents and Fellows Section (RFS) dedicated to these kinds of shorter, easily digested bits of knowledge or “pearls.” The goal of the e-pearls section is to provide one or more clinically relevant facts—generally about less common disease entities or clinical signs—that trainees will be able to recall six months later. E-pearls are posted on the RFS website and Facebook, and are also featured on the Neurology podcast. Continue Reading “E-Pearls”