Thursday, August 1, 2013

Mnemonics

Which drawing does each mnemonic represent?


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  1. Just took Step 1 in June...of course I know all of these! The OOO cartoon cracked me up once I figured it out.

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  2. As a speaker of a different language with different mnemonics... can anyone please illuminate me?

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  3. top left I'm going to say is "Bowels." After that I'm lost.

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  4. I digged "To Zanzibar By Motorcar!", but Tom, Dick, and not Harry has got me stumped.

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  5. anterior to posterior @medial malleolus
    Tibialis (tom)
    Digitorum (dick)
    Artery (and)
    Nerve (not)
    Hallicus (harry)

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    1. Thanks! (I actually don't remember hearing that one...)

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    2. I learned it as Tom, Dick, And a Very Nervous Harry

      There's also Tom Hates Dick for the anterior ankle tendons:
      Tibialis anterior
      extensor Hallucis longus
      extensor Digitorum longus

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  6. Remember, "Never Lower Tillie's Pants, Grandma Might Come Home?" Carpal bones.

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    1. Some lovers try positions
      That they can't handle

      Scaphoid lunate triquetrium pisiform
      Trapezium trapezoid capitate hamate

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    2. "Her C*nt's Too Tight, So Lubricate The Penis."

      Start at the hamate, proceed laterally until you hit the thumb, then go to the proximal row and proceed medially.

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  7. "AEIOU" - indications for dialysis?

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  8. I LOVE THIS!! May I ask what you use to make these?

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  9. "to zanzibar by motor car" -- branches of the facial n (temporal, zygomatic, buccal, mandibular, and cervical)

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  10. I thought it was "The Zebra Bit My Rooster"

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  11. OOOTTAFVGVAH for #2 Oh, Oh, Oh, To Touch And Feel, Virgin Girls Vaginas And Hymens. Cranial Nerves

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    1. and hymens? no, it's "Ah, heaven"

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  12. Love it! Glad I am not in a medical school program although I used to be good at that type of memorization. Now I plugged one too many song lyrics in my head and I can't remember much of anything. :-)

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  13. I can't believe nobody got the first one! I think it's pretty easy.

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  14. i looked at the top right for a long while and thought the lady had have 4 legs :p

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  15. "AEIOU" TIPS? Altered mental status

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  16. The vowels hit the bowels. Hepatitis A/E.

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  17. Tell us the answer to the first one Fizzy!

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  18. I am starting to warry here..couldn't figure any of them! I barely use it.

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