Refine Your Diagnostic Accuracy with Internal Medicine Flashcards

internal Medicine Core Scripts 2019-2020

Refined and reinforced to hone diagnostic skills

Our 18th Edition Core Scripts® Flashcards help you exercise the diagnostic skills essential to excellent patient care and answering questions correctly on your board exam. Analyze the patient problem list on the front to arrive at the correct diagnosis listed on the reverse. Our flashcards emphasize board-focused illness presentations and help you commit them to memory. The perfect study bridge between Core review and Q&A exercises, Core Scripts address the diagnostic building blocks essential to correctly answering board-style questions.


Internal Medicine Core Scripts


Sharpen board exam readiness with illness scripts

  • Over 500 board-focused classic illness scripts
  • Learn to avoid common diagnostic mistakes
  • Hone your diagnostic skills
  • Each card includes topic references for detailed follow-up in the Core


What’s new in this 18th Edition:

  • More cards than ever—523!
  • Fine-tuned to reflect ABIM exam blueprint
  • New sections including Geriatric Medicine, Psychiatry, and Women’s and Men’s Health
  • Print edition includes 25 additional make your own cards for custom review

And online Flashcards Premium now lives on the same streamlined, updated platform as our Q&As, so if you have both products, you can broaden your self-testing experience without having to switch apps. Take notes, bookmark, sort, and mix cards on your digital device.

Study at home or on the go!

Read and Identify

Read and Identify

Read the presentation or illness script on the front of the card. Consider the list of symptoms, paying attention to distinguishing signs. Determine your diagnosis.

Flip and Verify

Flip and Verify

On the back of the card you’ll find a short explanation and clarifying details you’ll need to remember for the exam.

Filter Topics

By Topic or Random

You can select cards by a single topic or several in random order for a more challenging review.

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Internal Medicine Core Scripts®  Flashcards

2019–2020 Edition

Print: Includes 523 cards in a flip-top box with tabbed dividers, plus 25 blank cards for custom review
Premium: Includes 12-month access to our online application featuring 523 virtual cards


Premium online edition now available for instant access. Print edition available October—preorder today!

Premium access begins on the date of activation. Online access available until product’s CME expires on 10/1/21. No refunds or exchanges on online products.

IM Vitals

Revitalize Your Review with Vitals

Internal Medicine Vitals provides the perfect balance of comprehensive review and self-testing resources in a mix of formats that aids comprehension and retention.


  • Internal Medicine Core in print and digital
  • Board-Style Q&A Premium (special 24-month online access)
  • Core Scripts® Flashcards in print and premium (12-month online access)
  • Our Pass Guarantee*

    Our Vitals package provides everything you need for your exam prep and knowledge refresh. And Vitals’ exclusive 24-month Q&A access provides extended time to preview questions, practice for your exam, and fine-tune your recall.

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    Available online or in printed cards—which is right for you?

    IM CoreScripts Laptop

    Online cards are best if:

    • You enjoy the app feel in learning materials
    • You don’t like to carry printed cards
    • You want to access flashcards on your mobile devices
    IM CoreScripts Print

    Printed cards are best if:

    • You like the look and feel of quality, hard stock paper cards
    • You work and trade cards with study partners
    • You don’t have access to a mobile device

    MedStudy designates this enduring material for a maximum of 50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Note for online format: Credits for this enduring material are earned per subscription year, not to exceed 50 hours in a 12-month period.

    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 50 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

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    *Internal Medicine Vitals Pass Guarantee

    If you purchase our Internal Medicine Vitals package and do not pass the ABIM Certification or Maintenance of Certification (MOC) exam (or corresponding AOBIM exam) in internal medicine within 24 months, we will provide free access to an onsite (space allowing) or online internal medicine review course, or an online video review of your choice. To qualify, simply send a copy of your ABIM or AOBIM notification letter within 3 months of letter date to: