Ace Your Exams with PicmonicThe world's best med-surg  study tool  for nursing students

Find out why over 250,000 students use Picmonic's picture mnemonics to improve knowledge, retention, and exam performance.


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Review Med-Surg in Less Time

We've taken what science shows - image mnemonics work - and boosted its effectiveness by adding memorable characters, interesting audio stories, and built-in quizzing. Research shows that students who use Picmonic see a 331% improvement in memory retention and a 50% improvement in test scores.

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With a subscription, you get access to hundreds of Picmonics and thousands of fact quizzes, plus access to webinars, downloadable resources, and more!

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Self-Paced  Study Guides 

Picmonic turns facts into memorable pictures and stories to increase retention and boost test scores. Our Pathways are ready-made study plans for self-paced review, providing visual mnemonics that correspond to specific course curriculum, textbook content, and exams.

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- Steph B., University of Detroit Mercy, class of 2015

"Bravo Team Picmonic on creating a truly revolutionary approach to learning, and for helping me to pass the NCLEX®. Couldn't have done it without you!"

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Never Forget the Differences Between Hypermagnesemia and Hypomagnesemia with Picmonic

Hypermagnesemia Hiker-Magnesium-Magazine

• Everything is slowed down

• Bradycardia

• Lethargy

• Muscle Weakness

• Decreased deep tendon reflexes

Hypomagnesemia Hippo-Magnesium-Magazine

• Everything is sped up

• Tachycardia

• Confusion

• Seizures

• Increased deep tendon reflexes