Tools to Help You Pass the American Board of Pediatrics Certification and Recertification Exams

HOW DO I START MY PEDIATRIC BOARD REVIEW?

START HERE: The following article is a good “tool” because it summarizes much of the structure around the board exams: “ABP Exam Overview

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS PREP QUESTIONS

Pediatricians regard PREP as the “gold standard” of questions. Be careful how you use them or they can HURT you!

The American Academy of Pediatrics PREP® series of questions are high quality, but they should NOT be used for detailed studying. They should be used to practice your test-taking technique along with a VARIETY of other inexpensive question banks offered through other companies.

READ THE ARTICLES BELOW TO SEE HOW TO USE PREP® QUESTIONS:

HOW DO I BUY AAP PREP® QUESTIONS?

Sorry, unlike BoardVitals and Exam Master, the AAP has NOT provided PBR with any discount or promo codes.

EXCLUSIVE PBR DISCOUNT CODES AND LINKS FOR > 2000 BOARD STYLE QUESTIONS

Pediatric Board Review Questions Online At Discounts

BOARD VITALS PEDIATRICS – QUESTIONS & EXCLUSIVE PBR DISCOUNTS

Q&A Questions and AnswersClick HERE to read an entire article I wrote about the advantages and disadvantages of using BoardVitals.

The exclusive discount codes you can use on the BoardVitals site are PBR25 (for the 6-month subscription), PBR15  (for the 3-month subscription) and PB5 (for the 1-month subscription).

In my opinion, PBR25 is the best “deal.” You’ll get >1250 BoardVitals pediatric board review questions and plenty of time to practice your test-taking techniques, like the ones I share in a PBR article called “Pediatric Board Questions – 3 Strategies to Skyrocket Your Score!

Redeeming the codes:

  1. Visit http://www.pediatricsboardreview.com/boardvitals
  2. Select the question bank duration you would like to signup for
  3. Fill our your personal information and write Ashish Goyal or PBR in the referral box
  4. When checking out, enter your discount code from the list below (offers may not be combined)
    • PBR25 (BEST DEAL!) – Get $25 off the 6-month subscription
    • PBR15 – Get $15 off of the 3-month subscription
    • PBR5 – Get $5 off of a 1-month subscription

That’s it!

EXAM MASTER PEDIATRICS – QUESTIONS & AN EXCLUSIVE “DOUBLE YOUR SUBSCRIPTION” LINK

Through Exam Master, you can get access to over 1000 questions. For that question bank, if you signup through the PBR affiliate link below, your subscription time is DOUBLED. Alternatively, you can also get their 350 best questions (spread out in 7 blocks of 50 questions) that you can take in timed or study modes. It’s SUPER CHEAP! We’ve been using these in our live Test-Taking Strategies & Coaching Webinars. Here’s the link you can go through to have your subscription length doubled. 

http://www.pediatricsboardreview.com/exammaster

INSTANT VIDEO TRAINING ON TEST-TAKING TECHNIQUES

The PBR Test-Taking Strategies & Coaching Course is an EXCELLENT way to learn and apply test-taking techniques to the pediatric board review questions you get from PREP, Board Vitals and Exam Master.

DERMATOLOGY ATLASES

MNEMONIC CREATION

MICROBIOLOGY

  • http://www.textbookofbacteriology.net/index.html – Stuck on a bug? Feel you just “have to know” more information about a particular organism? This site has great information that can really help move past your stumbling blocks. I DO NOT recommend that you spend much time here. The resource is only included for those who need more information once they have gone through all of the PBR resources at least a few times
  • http://www.dpd.cdc.gov/dpdx/default.htm – Parasite images for the boards. Not very appetizing, but a great resource.

GENETICS

  • http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/ – Fairly helpful common genetic disorders. Easy to understand. Presents a description, inheritance patterns, incidence, etc.