1 : Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
Available online 17/10/2018
With our fast-pacing life, numerous learning and scientific sources and informationare available and required for medical students to boost their skills since their early life toaccommodate with the great knowledge they take. Medical students should re-elaborate whatthey studied and exploit knowledge clinically. A good doctor is a good observer, so eyesshould be kept on while mentor managing patients in order to add more to our medical notions. Aseed to become a great future doctor starts by searching for a specialty that fits yourpersonality, to practice it as a volunteer, to gain its skills earlier. So when you graduate, youhave more time to gain other learning experience. As long as you practice it, the more chance to become one of itsexperts. Managing your patient as a relative, not as a bag of money, is very important tobe applied. Inability to diagnose a patient is not a shame, so never let a patient go home withoutreferring him to another doctor who has more experience than you. Having a background in other medical specialties will help you recognize common signs of other related medical conditionsthat could lead you to refer him to right specialty doctor. Joining a research lab willkeep you updated with new inventions, drugs, algorithms, and guidelines, which will help you becomemore acknowledged with medical problems that you were unaware of. Time management is thekey to success as a researcher without affecting your daily life activities and study requirements.