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Step 1 Preparation and Experience

Some Tips from Someone who Scored 265+ in Step 1 – Dr. Nabeel Hussain

Hi everyone I’m just making this post to give any help I can to those others studying. I’ve gotten a lot of help and information from this community and just wanted to give back. I’m writing this to include actual tips and other things I learned as I was studying. Most are a little more […]

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Step 2CK Preparation and Experience

You didn’t Come This Far to only Come This Far – Step 2CK Experience by Dr. Bhavana

Step 2 CK Experience: Giving back time (long post alert) Hi, friends I got my CK score this Wednesday. I took my exam on Sept 15 and got the result on the 30th, exactly in 2 weeks. I know in the era of 250s -260s, this is an average score but then, I am also […]

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IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

IELTS Preparation and Experience by Niveditha Lal

Friends, I have received my IELTS results on the 27th. It was my 1st attempt. I’m so happy and excited. I would like to share my IELTS journey here. (Long post alert) July 1st week only me and my husband started our preparation. Initially, we both didn’t have any idea about IELTS. We got a […]

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Step 1 Preparation and Experience

Tips for USMLE Step 1 by MD Usmle

Some days ago I set for the Step 1 exam. I am thanking many people in this group for answering my questions and helping me. Meanwhile waiting for my result, I have some advice for the new step 1 taker: ✨ FA-UW-P are more than enough for the exam ✨Youtube channel like DirtyMedecine, speedypharma were […]

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Step 2CK Preparation and Experience

Trust Your Progress and Assessment – Step 2CK 256 Experience

Finally got my step 2 result today Here is my experience Scores and Resources Step 1 score 250 (April 2019) Step 2 score 256 Prep time 2.5 Months (80 days exactly) UWorld 1x 75% followed by mistakes and marked (didn’t have time for a second run I recommend at least 2 runs cause you need […]

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NEET PG

NEET PG Success Story and Review of Popular Coaching Classes

Long post Alert!!!!!! This post has : 1)My NEET PG story 2)Battle with low scores in tests and GT’s 3)Advantage of using Marrow 4)Advantage of DAMS T & D 5)Take home messages… As NEET says National Eligibility CUM Entrance Test so are you all……Hello, COVID-19 warriors CUM PG aspirants 🙂 I am here to share […]

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TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

How I Prepared for TOEFL – Abdulrahman Alshami

Hi Everyone I received my score recently, and I’m happy to write here after months of struggling. Actually, I needed a 90 overall score with minimum scores for every section (R:22, L: 22, S: 22, W:23), but I got higher than that, which makes me eligible to apply for the UNiversity that I want. Here […]

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Radiology

Indications of AP view for Chest Skiagram

When we are considering chest skiagrams, PA views are almost always preferred. This is because lung pathologies are better visible in PA view. Why are lung pathologies “better visible in PA view”? In AP position the x-ray first enters the heart, so cardiac shadow in AP view is larger than that in PA view. This […]

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Otorhinolaryngology

Hallpike Maneuver to Differentiate causes of Positional Vertigo

Positional vertigo gets triggered by a certain critical position of head of the patient. It can be caused by a pathology of central or peripheral component of the vestibular system and nerves. It’s of utmost importance to find out the site of lesion to initiate proper treatment. Hallpike maneuver or Dix-Hallpike maneuver helps to differentiate […]

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Step 2CK Preparation and Experience

Remember to Condition Yourself for the Day of the Exam – Step 2CK Experience

Hi. Just want to thank this group for being very helpful with my USMLE journey. I would like to share my experience with you. I started studying in January 2020. I initially scheduled my exam in April 2020, then scheduled my CS May 2020 in LA, then I have scheduled observership in Texas in June. […]