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    USMLE Step 2 CS study partner Gainesville Florida

    Hi everyone I am an IMG graduated from Egypt, I plan to take CS exam October 2019 in Huston and I need study partner (preferably live), I live in Gainesville FL.
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    Did anyone make similar mistakes on CS :(

    I'm look back at all the mistakes I made. Put mostly 2 differentials, with 3 diagnostic tests, didn't know 2 diagnosis but used closed enough potentials for differentials. Did though physical exam but mostly 1 system max 2, did consult the pt if I saw something relevant to consult on. I did...
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    USMLE Step 2 CS Skype study partner

    I am planning to take my Step 2 CS at Houston on 15th May. I am an IMG from India, currently based in the UK. I can dedicate 3-4 hours per day in the weekdays and 8 hours on weekends. Looking for an online study partner to practice. Please message me!
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    Hey guys! I am about to start CS studying now. I was wondering if I can get any advice on how to study. I am clueless on how to start. Also I have the 5th edition FA, do I need to get the 6th edition book (i think thats the latest edition)? Are there any changes made in the 6th edition? Any...
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    CS changes

    Hey guys! I wanted to know How has the CS exam changed in the past 1-2 years? I heard a while back that they started giving us images (X rays, CTs), is that the case? Also is there anything else that is new other then the normal asking the History and doing Physical exam and then writing the...
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    Study partner in Chicago for CS next week

    Hello! I’m going down to Chicago to take the Kaplan practice test for the CS next week. Looking for a study partner to quickly revise the PE on the 15th or the 17th of Jan. Let me know if anyone is interested.
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    Passed USMLE Step 2 CS but should have done things differently

    Hello to all readers. I had a great pleasure to learn from other people experiences and would like to return with my own story regarding the preparation for a CS exam. I reserved 4 months between Step 2 CK and CS exams. I was able to go over First Aid casebook twice and Dr.Sherazi’s notes once...
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    Step 2 CS scheduling - please help

    Dear all, I kindly ask you to read my post and please see if you can help me. I am applying for Ophthalmology this summer, but I desperately need help! I am an IMG, so I need to get the ECFMG certificate before applying - this means that I need to have step 2 CS passed and the ECFMG certificate...
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    CS Date swap

    I have scheduled june 8 in philly, willing to swap dates with anyone with a date in last week of june or first week of july in atlanta, philly or chicago.
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    USMLE Step 2 CS IMG Philly retake

    Hi! I'm an IMG applying to retake Step 2 CS in June 2017. My original plan was to take the exam in Chicago, since I failed CS in Philly last year (ICE part). But I realised that there's no available dates in Chicago, so the only options that are left are Philly, LA, Atlanta. Can anyone help...
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    Failed step 2 CS

    Hey guys got my score back today, crushed that I have failed. I got borderline in ICE. I don't know what to do. I literally just want to kill myself. I am an USIMG, i don't know what to do right now. I am still shocked. I was nervous from the beginning. I don't know what to do, i'm in tears. I...
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    Looking for live CS partner near New Haven (Yale)

    Hello, I am looking for a live CS partner near New Haven (Yale). Female preferred (I am female, too). My scheduled test date is the end of April. Contact me by skype if interested. [email protected]
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    CS partner in Houston needed (AMG only)

    I am taking my CS on Feb 28, 2017. Anybody in Houston want to prepare live at kaplan center or on skype please reply. We can make up the solid plan together. Thanks.
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    USMLE Delayed Step 2 cs report, does this mean pass or fail?

    Hey guys i'm an IMG who took CS on 11/16, and still haven't got my score report back. People who have taken it before and after me have gotten it back. I am now approaching the 3rd week of the reporting period. I've heard rumors that if you don't get your score back in the first 2 weeks there...
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    USMLE CS Partner Philadelphia February

    Looking for a study partner for the CS in Phila starting from Jan 29. My test is in the end of February. Email me at isamathias @ hotmail.com
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    USMLE Need CS study partner Los Angeles or Online

    Need a CS study partner. Ideally, in person (near the Kaplan Pasadena center). But if not, online via Google hangouts! Taking the exam in December in LA. PM me (I don't know how this works, by the way, I just got here). Or text four zero one five one five five eight seven eight. Thanks and...
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    Passed CS on my second attempt. Learn from my mistakes.

    Hey everyone, Back in July I learned that I had failed the ICE section of my CS exam. I was bewildered. I had always done well during my school's OSCE examinations and received an average grade in those courses ("B" or roughly 85%). I was depressed. Seriously. Receiving a fail on a big exam...
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    Failed CS 1st attempt. How will programs know I have 2nd attempt score coming soon?

    Failed CS first attempt. Luckily I was able to retake it soon after I saw my score. I submitted my ERAS application last week. I won't get the results of my 2nd attempt until Oct. 12. The only scores they can see on my USMLE transcript are STEP 1 (passed 1st attempt), CK (passed 1st attempt)...
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    study partner for CS in Orange County, California

    Hi guys. My exam is in less than 2 weeks. If you are in the same boat as me, please let me know, so that we can start practicing the cases as soon as possible.
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    Step 2 CS mistakes, need feedback

    Hi, So I'm in that phase right now where I've already just recently given the test. but now I'm under the impression that it wasn't as easy I thought it was after coming out of the exam. 1. First case, I didn't get to do a closure. 2. In one patient note, I left out the whole allergies, meds...
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    USMLE Step 2 cs study partner in Boston

    Hi I am planning to take my cs exam in late june, anyone want to practice in Boston?
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    Failed Step 1 should I take CS?

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    USMLE CS workup? what's too much/little?

    Hey guys! long time lurker here so, I have CS on Monday, and i think it's safe to say i'm freaking the freak out. like, bad. bad bad bad. terrified of blanking, especially on the workup and DDx... i was wondering if anyone could possibly give me some advice or calm my nerves etc haha cus i'm...
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    Step 2 CS very worry if will fail

    Hello guys, Post edited. Thanks.