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Mediquiz: Inquizzitive–Retrospectoscope

This round was entirely made up by Tamoghna, and he totally deserves the kudos for this. It was a little disheartening to see the iron lung/polio connection go unidentified, even after the tell tale pic, and the ample clues we provided. But anyways these questions are always a little tricky and just in case you… Keep Reading

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Inquizitive: The Medical Quiz

Medical Quizzing is a tool for medical education that employs multiple skill sets, both creative and analytical, to crack the code of questions. First popularized by Dr. Krishnendu Mukherjee, a prominent surgeon of Kolkata, a proud alumnus of my alma mater and of course, a teacher par excellence, this remains one of the most grueling… Keep Reading

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MediQuiz 2011: An Overview

This was the first and last time me and my mate Parijat got to organize the MediQuiz which has been given a cult status by none other than Dr. Krishnendu Mukherjee, surgeon, and one of my mentors. This time we had planned it out such that there would be a smattering of different elements to… Keep Reading

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MediQuiz #3: R.I.P.

Well, this MediQuiz question is dedicated in the memory of an individual who has revolutionized the world of medical research, more details of which I shall give in the next post. The clue for this one is that it is not a disease or a clinical entity but rather a tool which is used day… Keep Reading

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Answer: MediQuiz #2: The Rhythm of Life

Yeah, once again, almost everyone got it right. There are few songs that tend to stick in your head as much as stayin’ alive does, and indeed, it is just the right beat to make your CPR go along with. Some people are also of the opinion that Another one bites the dust by Queen… Keep Reading

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Answer: MediQuiz #1

If you want another go at the MediQuiz question, then click on this LINK! Answer and explanations after the jump! So I did not think that so many people will get it correct, and by correct, I mean absolutely bang on the target! While this is indeed a heartening thing to see that our medical… Keep Reading

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MediQuiz #2: Just Beat It!

I will post the answer to MediQuiz #1 tonight (or tomorrow morning) but several people have already got it bang on. I am waiting for a couple of more people, who shall not be free till later tonight, to have a go at it before I post the answers. And in the meanwhile, to keep… Keep Reading

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MediQuiz #1: Image Challenge

So, I have been reading several of my blogging mates writing on their blogs medical questions and queries and I was wondering if I could do something similar on my blog as well. I was worried that it might not be in keeping with the tone of my blog, but my blogging mentor, Nipon, assured… Keep Reading

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Harry Potter and Corynebacterium

One of the earliest posts on this blog was a Harry Potter movie review. So it is only fitting that with the final installment of the Harry Potter octology set to release in a few days, the Pottermaniacs like me are getting worked up and to celebrate that spirit, I decided to log in this… Keep Reading

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