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Discussion in 'Step II' started by KSDeacon, 07.06.12.

  1. KSDeacon

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    Since there are so many different organizations and they all have varying screening guidelines for a disease, does Step 2 go off of the USPSTF Screening Guidelines?
  2. shan564

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    According to MTB 2CK and DIT, you should go with the USPSTF guidelines because other organizations have a vested interest in giving extra attention to their own disease.
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    I actually had a question or two that gave both a USPSTF guideline and specialty specific guideline as choices. I went with the USPTF...

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