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COMLEX II and Family Practice

Discussion in 'Medical Students - DO' started by Molly Maquire, Apr 3, 2004.

  1. Molly Maquire

    Molly Maquire Senior Member
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    Hi,

    I want to do really well on COMLEX II and have been told that the family practice questions are the most difficult to prepare for (I guess it's not just a combo of med, peds, and ob). I heard that some of these questions ask about really bizarre stuff. I am also taking the NBOME Family Practice shelf in three months.

    Does anyone know some good books to study? I have heard Swanson's Family practice review--do you guys agree? Anything else?

    thanks.
     
  2. rad_one

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    No experience personally w/ Swanson's but I heard other students say that it helped a little. The NMS question book and Boards and Wards are two solid choices. Rx for the boards I think is equivalent to Crush, so take your pick there. Saverese for OMT. Those should be enough.
     
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  3. VentdependenT

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    Look at the COMLEX II thread in the board section on these forums. It has all the impressions of this years test and what folks used. I scored a 92% and you can see everything I studied for on there.

    Do NOT read all of swansons. I only read peds and obgyn sections. Took me 2 days.
     
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