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    STEP 2 CS 2017 _ definitely failing

    Hey everyone, here's yet another Step 2 CS freakout US med student. Did fine in clerkships and Step 1. Took CS July 2017. Pretty sure I bombed the crap out of it - specifically the ICE section. I'm not sure what exactly goes into grading, but here's hoping it's fairly lenient. Like many other...
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    Step 2 CS physical exam

    Just remembered I stood on the L side of the patient for some of the physical exams but the maneuvers themselves I think I performed much will this affect my evaluation?? Thanks all!
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    USMLE Step 2CS Score Release June 28th

    Hey everyone! Who here is counting down to the opening of the CS reporting period on Wednesday June 28th? How are you all feeling???
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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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    USMLE Step 2 CS - auscultating heart

    Hi, everyone. I took CS a few days ago. I didn't auscultate heart sounds directly on skin. I made the error of listening over the gown on almost all encounters. Will they fail me for this? Thank you.
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    USMLE/COMLEX Free access to Step 2 CS Handbook! 5Stars $21.99 value!

    Most popular beginner guide and last minute review guide before your Step 2 CS exam. Students rave about the concise nature of the book. Only 77 pages! Has all you need to pass Step 2 CS. Perfect go along notes with the online video tutorial 7 Easy Steps 2 CS. Free access to the Handbook...
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    USMLE/COMLEX Choose any 3 steps access for free in 7 Easy Steps 2 CS* - $150 value!

    To enter the raffle, please leave a comment on this thread. 7 Easy Steps 2 CS takes you through the process of step 2 CS preparation in a step by step fashion. It is an organized approach to an exam that involves an efficient display of your knowledge in under 15 minutes. Pick any 3 Steps among...
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    USMLE/COMLEX Free Online Video Tutorials Access for '7 Easy steps 2 CS'* 30 days $300 value

    Please enter to win - Free Online Video Tutorials Access for '7 Easy steps 2 CS'* 30 days valued at $300 value A winner will be chosen by the SDN team from those who respond to this question: Who grades the ICE component of the Step 2 CS exam ? 1. Standardized patient and physician 2...
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    AMG with recent CS fail applying IM

    Hello, I am a M4 at a probably lesser well-known state school (AMG). Just found out I failed Step2 CS and still unsure how; biggest shock to me in my life (always thought I was good with patients, good good clinical evals, never had a problem with a school OSCE) and put me in a mini depression...
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    Step 2 - CS test takers/Live SP's - Los Angeles Group

    Dear All, I am creating this thread with an intent to have a common platform for students who are giving their exam at Los Angeles center. Use this thread to - Post our exam dates Find live SP's Coordinate travel dates Share accommodations Practice all the cases mutually with your sp's Support...
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    Failed CS-Should I apply to programs pending retake?

    I'm a US-IMG, passed step 1 and CK on first attempts and scheduled to retake CS Dec 14. Should I apply to programs in order to be considered for an IV or should I wait for the CS results to be out (day before ranking according to schedule) before applying? I'm looking at IM, Family Med and Peds...