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FA cases for Step 1

Discussion in 'Step I' started by drguy22, Apr 29, 2007.

  1. drguy22

    drguy22 1K Member 10+ Year Member

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    Anyone use this book? Are these good cases to go over?

    exam is may 17th :scared:
     
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  3. blz

    blz Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    I think that is just a 1000 questions from USMLErx.
     
  4. drguy22

    drguy22 1K Member 10+ Year Member

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    na ..i have that book too...thats FA Q& A... this is a specific case book with cases and then they go through questions regarding the case....it claims to be HY...who knows...
     
  5. KNightInBlue

    KNightInBlue 5+ Year Member

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    I have been using it periodically during my prep. Its actually not bad at all. It gives one scenario, and goes into the pathophys, dx, rx, tx of the case.

    one caveat - its divided in to organ sytems like normal FA, so you'd have to come up with ur own system of how and when you want to fit it into ur prep



    drguy, if ur test is on MAY 17th, why dont u finish all ur reviewing and the week before the test, as your are looking thru FA to review, u can look thru this book also


    good luck
    Knight
     
  6. drguy22

    drguy22 1K Member 10+ Year Member

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    lol..i should rite? i havent done pharm and biochem yet...haha..

    im taking the kaplan class so our pharm will be this wed thur and fri. and biochem the following mon tues wed. then my test is the next thursday. This is probably killer but o well, no other option i have a flight books for mexico on the 20th:)
     
  7. drguy22

    drguy22 1K Member 10+ Year Member

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    lol..did i mention...im sooo very DOOMED!:scared:
     
  8. KNightInBlue

    KNightInBlue 5+ Year Member

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    yeah right lol........I am sure you'll post ur 250+ score very soon

    be calm, confident.......and you'll conquer this beast :)


    where in mexico are you headed to? cabo?
     
  9. drguy22

    drguy22 1K Member 10+ Year Member

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    playa de carmen...all inclusive resort...the wyndam!:)


    and my score will be nowhere near 250...if im lucky ill get the national avg...

    my NMBE 1 and 2 are BAD! and my UW scores and Q bank scores are ok..( 67 Kaplan avg and 65 UW avg)...but im heavily relying on NBME....
     

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