I started my first sub-I in July which went by super fast. In hindsight, I wish I had waited until August to start my sub-I’s and maybe have done a warm-up month beforehand. I was a little rusty after not having had a surgery rotation for the past seven months but I was quick to […]
HELP! I Need to Replete Potassium!
I recently completed my acting internship (or sub internship) in medicine. The rotation is very similar to the third year internal medicine rotation, but with more patients, more responsibility, and the title of “fake” intern. It was admittedly an exhausting month, with long hours and barely enough time to sleep. But, it was a very […]
Being the Acting Intern/Sub-I
One of my fourth year requirements is to complete a sub-internship in the specialty of my choice. At my school, I chose to do this rotation at an affiliated nearby community hospital with its own family medicine residency program, since my school technically doesn’t have a family medicine residency program located at the academic teaching […]