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USMLE Step 1 253 Write Up by Dr. McNastyy

Here goes another boring write up. Never was the best at standardized testing. I was always good at practice exams! So, this scared me going into step1 For example, for the MCAT, I was scoring in the mid to upper 5 teens and ended up below a 510. I have always choked in sports and […]

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Step 1 Score 260+ My Complete Low-Stress Step Plan

Dedicated was 7 weeks (originally supposed to be 6 weeks, thankfully Corona did not affect or extend it that much) My goal was to make dedicated completely just review. I wanted to “learn” very little new information in dedicated. I wanted dedicated to be as low stress as possible. I feel that the plan below prepared […]

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Step 1 270 scorer-some key study habits/concepts that worked for me

Hi all, I wanted to share a relatively concise list of some of the things I did before/during my dedicated that I think really help maximize scores come test day. I should point out that these are what happened to work for ME, and a key point unto itself is that doing what is best […]