usmle step 1

  1. R

    Wolfpacc USMLE Step 1 prep course?!...

    Hi everyone ! I am an IMG considering the Wolfpacc review course for USMLE step 1. I was wondering what experience people had with the course and if you would recommend it at all? Any feedback would be helpful and greatly appreciated. Thank you! Kindest regards, RA
  2. sweetsiri

    Archer Step 1 Qbank thread

    This thread is to discuss Archer step 1 Qbank questions to learn topic by topic important concepts. Please feel free to post answers and debate. I am not violating Archer's copyrights. I am getting these from their public blogs and obtained permission. I am not discussing answers to UWorld or...
  3. Redbarron21

    New Jumbo Size MedGunner Deck!

    MedGunner Board Prep: The Card Game is a flashcard game that reviews high-yield board prep material for the USMLE Step 1 through use of mnemonics, groups study, and competition. We are pleased to announce an all new JUMBO size MedGunner Deck with a brand new look! Pick yours up now at...
  4. physeosteve

    Biochem Sketches and Big Sales!

    Hey! We hope that you're all doing great. We've been working around the clock at the Physeo offices, and we're super excited to announce that after many thousands of hours, our complete biochem section is finally available on the website! This section is particularly unique and powerful...
  5. W

    USMLE Step 1 study partner in India.

    Hi, I need a sincere study partner for usmle step 1 who is in the middle to last stage of prep. Preferably from India to avoid time zone differences. Inbox me here. Thanks.
  6. Tuinkie

    USMLE USMLE 1 study help

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  7. Redbarron21

    MedGunner Board Prep: The Card Game Sale!

    MedGunner Board Prep: The Card Game is a medical based flash card game that reviews high yield board material for the USMLE Step 1 through use of mnemonics, group study, and competition. MedGunner is the perfect gift for your friend or family member in medical school, nurse practitioner school...
  8. Redbarron21

    MedGunner Board Prep Black Friday Sale!

    MedGunner Board Prep: The Card Game is a medical based flash card game that reviews high yield board material for the USMLE Step 1 through use of mnemonics, group study, and competition. MedGunner is the perfect gift for your friend or family member in medical school, nurse practitioner school...
  9. DiphyllobothriumLatum

    USMLE Step 1 Tutoring

    Dear members, I am a private USMLE tutor offering my online services. I have achieved high stats on USMLEs; 99th and 88th percentiles on Step 1 and Step 2. I love teaching and have guided many students in both basic and clinical sciences over the last few years. I believe that every student is...
  10. Redbarron21

    Advertisement MedGunner Board Prep: The Card Game For USMLE Step 1

    Hello Everyone, MedGunner Board Prep: The Card Game is a flashcard game that reviews high yield board prep material through the use of mnemonics, group study and competition. The game is now available for purchase at www.medgunner.com. As a special thank you to our supporters we are...
  11. Redbarron21

    Evidence Based Review of Medical Mnemonics For USMLE Step 1 Studying

    The following article reviews evidence for the effectiveness of using mnemonics as a study aid. The full article can be read here (Evidence Based Study Techniques to Crush USMLE Step 1). Full disclosure this is a link to my blog where multiple study techniques are reviewed including the two...
  12. MedSchoolGurus

    Advertisement MedSchoolGurus Online Individualized 1:1 USMLE/NBME Tutoring. $40 DISCOUNT Before Sept. 15th

    MedSchoolGurus Online Individualized 1:1 USMLE/NBME Tutoring. Average Guru Step 1/2 Score: 263/273. (Highest Among All Tutoring Companies). Gurus Scoring 275/281 on Step1/2 (Seriously!). Experienced USMLE Tutors. Tailored Study Schedules. Proprietary MedSchoolGurus Anki Decks. Test-Taking...
  13. MedSchoolGurus

    I got a 256 on Step 1, 269 on Step 2 CK, and matched at Stanford. Ask me anything!

    Hi all! SDN was super helpful to me in the past, so I thought I'd do an AMA here. Ask me anything!
  14. M

    Good resource for online medical school lectures? Lecturio? Kaplan?

    Hi guys, I currently attend a Canadian medical school that has little to no lectures. Is there a way to still be able to get a traditional medical education with online lectures? I don't mind paying for the resources but wanted good quality lectures that go in depth. I am doing this for my own...
  15. B

    Bay Area Based Study Partner (USMLE Step 1)

    Looking for someone based in the Bay Area to be my USMLE Step 1 study partner so studying doesn't feel like isolation/ being trapped on a desert island. Being able to study in person is definitely preferred and being in or near Fremont would be ideal. I'm a US IMG that is in the early stages of...
  16. A

    HELP

    Hey guys. I've been a long time lurker on this forum, and wanted to get your input on something. So I am an IMG starting my final year in a week. I started studying for step 1 a little over a month ago. So my plan was to go through FA first, along with kaplan 2014/Pathoma videos in any areas i...
  17. C

    Comlex 610 USMLE 216

    Hello Everyone, I received my usmle score today and am blown away with disappointment. I am an third year medical student. I was okay with my comlex score, however, before taking USMLE I was scoring at a 250 on NBMEs, with my baseline being a 230. I scored a 252 on NBME 18 a week before step. I...
  18. D

    USMLE I got a 260 on Step 1 AMA

    This is a bit late, but it's just in time for M2s to consider now that second year is started/starting. Upon initially reading my study method, you may think it's complicated. I promise when you think about it, it's actually a very simple method that is MUCH more straightforward than many that...
  19. G

    Does STEP 1 mean score differ by states ?

    So my brother mentioned he saw in a video by Pass program that USMLE STEP 1 mean scores differ based on states/regions. So for example, if you took the step exam in New Mexico, your mean score will be higher since not as many competitive people are taking the USMLE Step 1 in that state compared...
  20. DiphyllobothriumLatum

    USMLE Step 1 Tutoring

    Dear members, I am a private USMLE tutor offering my online services. I have achieved high stats on USMLEs; 264 on Step 1 (99th percentile). I love teaching and have guided many students in both basic and clinical sciences over the last few years. I believe that every student is different, so...
  21. M

    Struggling with improvement USMLE step 1

    Hello everyone I am currently doing the Kaplan Question bank. I've been lately having a difficult time just trying to have a consistent performance. I've finished Uworld and USMLE Rx, but I'm still getting 7-8 wrong per a block in Kaplan. That's confusing to me because I've gone through the...
  22. DiphyllobothriumLatum

    MD & DO USMLE Step 1 Tutoring

    Dear members, I am a private USMLE tutor offering my online services. I have achieved very high stats on my USMLEs. I personally scored 264 on Step 1 (99th percentile). I love teaching and have guided many students in both basic and clinical sciences over the last couple years. I believe that...
  23. M

    Finished Uworld, now what?

    Hello everyone, I've recently completed Uworld. I've finished three passes and I've understood the basic concepts. My question is now that I've completed Uworld, what more can I do to increase my knowledge? I've completed First Aid, Pathoma, and some anki decks. I'm taking an NBME in a day or...
  24. D

    Sketchy Pharm Notes

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  25. HY Guru

    USMLE Step 1 - One-day High Yield CRAM course in Ohio!

    Hello! I took Step 1 a few years ago, did well, and found that during this stressful time of studying, it brought out the best of my knowledge and productivity. Fast-forward to now...currently I am a resident, and I have been teaching live review courses for the USMLE Step 1 for the past 3...
  26. Q

    USMLE USMLE STEP 1- Serious study partner needed in San Diego.

    I am staying in Rancho Bernardo area in San Diego. I just finished my kaplan videos once. I want a serious study partner to meet once/week face to face in library and discuss the important concepts for the USMLE step 1 and also motivate each other. Let me know.
  27. C

    Study partner for step 1

    Hey everyone, I am an IMG from Fresno, CA, and I am looking for a study partner to start the Step 1 journey with. We can either meet in person or do skype. I'm starting Kaplan and Sketchy now for micro and I plan on taking the exams around August 2018. Let me know if you are interested!
  28. N

    IMG low step 1 interviews

    Seems like every IMG on this site has scored a 250 who is getting IVs. Would like to hear the experience of those with lower scores. I had a disappointing 219 on step 1. I'm an undergraduate in my home country. I only want to do neurology but I don't know how much of a red flag that score is...
  29. W

    USMLE IMG prepping for STEP 1 (help a bro out)

    你好! Hi all, this is my first post on SDN! I've been lurking on this site for ages, and I wanted to finally go ahead and make a post for once! I'm a US-IMG, studied in China 6 years, and graduated recently. (it was very affordable and in English) Problem is, my school didn't really hammer...
  30. Y

    USMLE would solving uworld step 2 internal medicine for step 1 help ??

    would solving uworld step 2 internal medicine for step 1 help increasing score ? anyone tried it ?
  31. J

    12-month USMLE-Rx 360 Step 1 $199 w/ promo S2SUAMS39TRIP12M expires 9/26

    12-month USMLE-Rx 360 Step 1 (Qmax/First Aid Express Videos/First Aid Flash Facts) for $199 with promo code S2SUAMS39TRIP12M expires 9/26
  32. MedBoardTutors

    Featured Tutor: Rob Fisher, MD

    Dr. Robert Fisher, a resident in Urology, has been working with students to help them be successful on standardized exams for several years. Shortly after taking Step 1, he began working with USMLE-Rx, editing and writing new Qbank questions, which gave him the unique perspective of...
  33. Cram_Fighter

    Get discounts on Cram Fighter

    Become a Campus Hero. Cram Fighter offers a 20% discount to your med school class if you sign up to spread the word about Cram Fighter. We offer more rewards as well, like sponsored study breaks and Amazon gift cards. Being a campus hero is a very small time commitment and helps your classmates...
  34. A

    Accommodations for COMLEX 1

    I was wondering if anyone was able to get accommodations for comlex/usmle? What wording did you use? Would accommodations be possible for someone who's first language isn't english and is having a hard time reading the questions within the given amount of time?
  35. KVBane

    Which NBME should I purchase?

    Hello, I have a little under 2 weeks to go before I take Step 1, and would like to take at least 2-3 practice exams, I already completed both UWorld Sims and the USMLE Free 120. I was hoping for some advice as to which NBME Forms I should buy that will give me practice and a good predictor of...
  36. gimv

    Free 120 same as Sample Questions PDF

    I was wondering if the Free 120 questions on USMLE site are the same as the PDF Sample Questions provided in the website (they were both updated February 2017 and it raised some questions). I wouldn't like to open a 120 block and find out the hard way. Anyone?
  37. step 1 2017

    Need A LOT of help for Step 1

    Hello. I am in dire need for help in passing step 1. I have studied for months to no avail. I cant even pass an NBME and I am getting terrible scores. I am at a point where I dont know what to do. This is getting very stressful and demoralizing. If there is anybody willing to tutor or help me...
  38. IM/EM/CCM

    USMLE HELP!!!Did Uworld and Kaplan qbank. Revise or New qbank. 50 days exam.

    Hi Folks. I managed to finish Uworld and Kaplan qbanks of USMLE Step 1. I am not satisfied by my NBME scores. Also I haven't reviewed FA yet. I am planning to review FA with Rx. Should I start with Rx or should I revise the two qbanks? I have exam coming up in 50 days. Thanks in advance.
  39. L

    WOFLPACC PASS PROGRAM

    I am planning on attending the wolfpacc pass program in april for 6 weeks for usmle step 1. I have done Kaplan videos and books, uworld once, first aid twice, pathoma once. I want to improve my score from and NBME of 210. Will I benefit by attending wolfpacc? I plan on taking the exam at the end...
  40. D

    BOTH How to Approach Studying for Step 1

    So I've decided that Uworld FA and Pathoma are going to be my resources. Im 6 months out from Step 1 and Level 1. I wanted to get some feedback from students who have gone through the tests and done well. Here is my plan. Please let me know what you think. Im starting UWorld now to finish 1...