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Agreed. I will say for a good portion of the test I was completely lost when i first read most of the question. Like no idea what the question even wanted. So I just flagged it, guessed and moved on.
On the 2nd pass I heard his voice and was like ok it seems like it could be this.
UWorld helpful or nah?
 
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UWorld helpful or nah?
..? more like yay. of course it's helpful, it's still the gold standard for USMLE test prep.
Agreed with phagocytosis. Personally, it really helped rationalize problems and get really effective for "whats the best next step" type of questions.

Kinda trains you to check the vitals, pt complaint and focus more on whats the biggest issue right now. There was a ton of first order questions but there was a good number where I had no clue what was happening or what was wrong with the person. UW helped alot to pick the best answer in my mind.

So Uworld helped a lot with those types of questions.
 
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Agreed with phagocytosis. Personally, it really helped rationalize problems and get really effective for "whats the best next step" type of questions.

Kinda trains you to check the vitals, pt complaint and focus more on whats the biggest issue right now. There was a ton of first order questions but there was a good number where I had no clue what was happening or what was wrong with the person. UW helped alot to pick the best answer in my mind.

So Uworld helped a lot with those types of questions.
Thanks. I did both Amboss and Uworld and i definitely feel like Uworld is better at teaching me how to approach a question etc. whereas Amboss was just straight up fking with me. I was considering re-doing Amboss but i think i'll just stick to Uworld incorrects.
 

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Thanks. I did both Amboss and Uworld and i definitely feel like Uworld is better at teaching me how to approach a question etc. whereas Amboss was just straight up fking with me. I was considering re-doing Amboss but i think i'll just stick to Uworld incorrects.
good decision! certainly use Amboss if you want as well, as those are harder questions.
 
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Almost time for me to face the music...

Step 1: 244
Level 1: 709

Step 2 Uworld 1st Pass: ??
Step 2 Uworld 2nd Pass: ~74%
Uworld SA1 (7 weeks): 257
NBME7 (5.5 weeks): 233
NBME6 (4 weeks): 256
Combank Assessment (4 weeks): 718-727
NBME8 (1.5 weeks): 254
Uworld SA2 (1 week): 249
Old Free 120 (3 days): 87.5%
New Free 120 (2 days): 80%
Comquest Assessment (3 days): 736

Step 2 CK (08/28): ?? (Predictmystep: 254 +13; Reddit Predictor: 256)
Level 2 CE (09/03): ??
Got my score back today. 262! So happy :)

Thank you all for the advice and encouragement.
 
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Your friends at the NBME will certainly like that you reviewed Divine... Divine is the Goljan equivalent for Step 2 CK.
My exam is in 2 days. Tomorrow I’ll just be reviewing my own notes, take it easy and rest.

Is that anki deck for the risk factors questions sufficient enough? Or should I listen to the podcasts? Please let me know. Thank you
 
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Anyone else barely improving on Uworld Averages - 85% for UW pass 1 (granted these were done by subject and I did redo 3 sections), 87.4% for UW Pass 2 -_-
Took Old Free 120 and got 91.7%
 

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~So I am 6 days out~

NBME 6 (4 weeks out) - 235
NBME 7 (3 weeks out) - 215
UWSA 1 (2 weeks out) - 255
UWSA 2 (6 days out) - 251
UW 2nd pass %: 80

I'm planning to do both free 120s. Im wondering if NBME 8 is worth doing? I kinda don't feel like doing/paying for it and also feel if I did do it, it should have been before UWSA 2 lol.

Thanks all for the help.
New Free 120 was 76%
Step 1: 230-234
Actual Step 2: 255-259

I guess I got lucky--got above both UWSAs. It's nice to finally have done pretty well on something. The biggest change I made was NOT using premade anki decks as religiously and highly focusing on questions while making my own cards. I have an average memory, so anki is still highly useful for me in retaining information. But, I do not think there is utility in endlessly beating yourself to death with premade anki cards (ie zanki). I focused on concepts and then memorized as necessary. That being said, I did use Tzanki for shelf exams to get initial exposure on rotation but I did not maintain those decks throughout the year. I completed UWorld by section for every shelf exam as well. I tried to study mostly during clinic downtime in 3rd year and took most nights and weekends off and did not kill myself at all. I focused a lot on personal hobbies and chilling in 3rd year because I was extremely burned out from step 1. Back in second year, I spent 5-8 hrs a day doing zanki on top of class work and I was not about to do that again in 3rd year especially since it didn't lend the expected results for my actual step 1 score. I had a fairly long dedicated period of about 7 weeks--so that helped as well. Anyways, don't kill yourselves and stop obsessing over doing the same anki deck as everyone else is the moral of the story!
 
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New Free 120 was 76%
Step 1: 230-234
Actual Step 2: 255-259

I guess I got lucky--got above both UWSAs. It's nice to finally have done pretty well on something. The biggest change I made was NOT using premade anki decks as religiously and highly focusing on questions while making my own cards. I have an average memory, so anki is still highly useful for me in retaining information. But, I do not think there is utility in endlessly beating yourself to death with premade anki cards (ie zanki). I focused on concepts and then memorized as necessary. That being said, I did use Tzanki for shelf exams to get initial exposure on rotation but I did not maintain those decks throughout the year. I completed UWorld by section for every shelf exam as well. I tried to study mostly during clinic downtime in 3rd year and took most nights off and did not kill myself at all. Back in second year, I spent 5-8 hrs a day doing zanki on top of class work and I was not about to do that again in 3rd year especially since it didn't lend the expected results for my actual step 1 score. I had a fairly long dedicated period of about 7 weeks--so that helped as well. Anyways, don't kill yourselves and stop obsessing over doing the same anki deck as everyone else is the moral of the story!
incredible. i hope i can emulate your success
 
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Took CK today, that was horrific. I've never guessed on so many questions before, and a lot of questions where I should have known the answer but couldn't pull it out or wasn't confident. Predicting I'll land in the high 240's.
 

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nope! 4th year taking step 2 in 14 days D: my step 1 was a 233 so similar to yours!
Good luck!

Took CK today, that was horrific. I've never guessed on so many questions before, and a lot of questions where I should have known the answer but couldn't pull it out or wasn't confident. Predicting I'll land in the high 240's.
It's such a weird test. Yeah that feeling of "I should know this but don't" came up constantly.
 

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New Free 120 was 76%
Step 1: 230-234
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I guess I got lucky--got above both UWSAs. It's nice to finally have done pretty well on something. The biggest change I made was NOT using premade anki decks as religiously and highly focusing on questions while making my own cards. I have an average memory, so anki is still highly useful for me in retaining information. But, I do not think there is utility in endlessly beating yourself to death with premade anki cards (ie zanki). I focused on concepts and then memorized as necessary. That being said, I did use Tzanki for shelf exams to get initial exposure on rotation but I did not maintain those decks throughout the year. I completed UWorld by section for every shelf exam as well. I tried to study mostly during clinic downtime in 3rd year and took most nights and weekends off and did not kill myself at all. I focused a lot on personal hobbies and chilling in 3rd year because I was extremely burned out from step 1. Back in second year, I spent 5-8 hrs a day doing zanki on top of class work and I was not about to do that again in 3rd year especially since it didn't lend the expected results for my actual step 1 score. I had a fairly long dedicated period of about 7 weeks--so that helped as well. Anyways, don't kill yourselves and stop obsessing over doing the same anki deck as everyone else is the moral of the story!
Love this. I am so burntout from step 1 i can barely get through 20 questions after my long days at the hospital lol and on top of that trying to get through OME vids. My goal has been to utilize as much of the down time during the day as possible and try to be efficient since I know once I clock out at the end of the day im shot. Trying to do a premade deck as an additional resource on top of OME and questions just makes me wanna vomit lmao my eventual goal is to do at least the same or better on my step 2 than step 1 as I was very happy with my step 1 score. Cheers man and congrats on that baller score!
 

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Hey all,

I was hoping I could get some input on my current Step 2 CK scheduling plans. First, I’m a US MD student and strong step 1 (255-265) . Applying for IM.

Right now, my step 2 CK is scheduled for October 6, which means that if all goes in my favor I would maybe have the score the week of October 21st. However, I’m going to be stuck in a rotation until September 25, meaning I have to study after my shifts. It’s making me a bit uneasy because ideally I would have some dedicated time to study.

I was considering pushing it to either the following week (October 13ish) or a week after that, but that would mean my score won’t be back until after October 21.

I’m not too informed on the process how programs receive applications, but based on what I’ve read it seems that applicants who don’t have their step 2 ck scores in are marked as incomplete, meaning that they don’t even look at those applications unless they refresh their list (which they may not even do?)

I know that this cycle will be unique from the rest, but I would appreciate if anyone could give some insight into the impact a late step 2 ck score has on the eras application.
 

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Hey all,

I was hoping I could get some input on my current Step 2 CK scheduling plans. First, I’m a US MD student and strong step 1 (255-265) . Applying for IM.

Right now, my step 2 CK is scheduled for October 6, which means that if all goes in my favor I would maybe have the score the week of October 21st. However, I’m going to be stuck in a rotation until September 25, meaning I have to study after my shifts. It’s making me a bit uneasy because ideally I would have some dedicated time to study.

I was considering pushing it to either the following week (October 13ish) or a week after that, but that would mean my score won’t be back until after October 21.

I’m not too informed on the process how programs receive applications, but based on what I’ve read it seems that applicants who don’t have their step 2 ck scores in are marked as incomplete, meaning that they don’t even look at those applications unless they refresh their list (which they may not even do?)

I know that this cycle will be unique from the rest, but I would appreciate if anyone could give some insight into the impact a late step 2 ck score has on the eras application.
I'm not sure if they'd be marked as incomplete. None of my ortho friends are applying with a step 2 till far later in the cycle.
 
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Need some advice y'all. Not sitting pretty with my board prep and really nervous/unsure about where to go from here.

I took UWSA 1 today and scored a 217. I took NBME 7 last week and scored a 220. I took NBME 8 in May and failed by a few points. I had an EM audition I could not back out of in late June and as such I delayed my CK both because of that audition and also I knew my prep was not where it needed it to be.

Since then, I completed UW 1st pass at 59% mostly on tutor, timed. I am doing only my incorrects and so have a 67% on timed, random. I have done 60% of AMBOSS and am at 61st percentile but have been using that on random, tutor mode. I also have been doing Cheesy Dorian regularly for about 2-3 hours per day.

My exam is in 18 days (10/01). Today I felt like I got the wind knocked out of me. I was frustrated at the questions and it affected my confidence as I was going through the questions. I scored a 243 on Step 1 last year (COMLEX Level 1 was 538). I am taking COMLEX Level 2 a few days after my scheduled CK date. I am applying to EM and so taking CK is a priority. Based on the NRMP data, if I can even get a 220 on the real deal I think I have a good shot at EM.

What should I do? I have half a mind to not review my UWSA 1 and re take next weekend? Just look over my score report and go from there. I have NBME 6, UWSA 2, and Free 120 left to take. I can tell I am a little burnt out as I study 5 hours a day usually whereas for Step 1 last year I could pull 7-8 hours easily. I can't tell if my score suggests I have a foundational knowledge problem or a test-taking strategy problem? I have been using Anki to review concepts, but maybe it is test-taking. So, on the other hand I wonder if I should abandon Anki and start doing like 140 or so questions per day of UW and AMBOSS instead. I mean, should I delay my CK even more? I feel like I need to have that in tow for ERAS, but if I take UWSA 6 days out and do poorly -- well I don't know what to do in that scenario...

I don't think I can't not take CK given the increased competitiveness of EM and I actually think my COMLEX Level 2 score will end up being in the low 500s anyways.

Thanks for any advice coming my way.

Edit: Not gonna re-do, gonna review it.
 
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Need some advice y'all. Not sitting pretty with my board prep and really nervous/unsure about where to go from here.

I took UWSA 1 today and scored a 217. I took NBME 7 last week and scored a 220. I took NBME 8 in May and failed by a few points. I had an EM audition I could not back out of in late June and as such I delayed my CK both because of that audition and also I knew my prep was not where it needed it to be.

Since then, I completed UW 1st pass at 59% mostly on tutor, timed. I am doing only my incorrects and so have a 67% on timed, random. I have done 60% of AMBOSS and am at 61st percentile but have been using that on random, tutor mode. I also have been doing Cheesy Dorian regularly for about 2-3 hours per day.

My exam is in 18 days (10/01). Today I felt like I got the wind knocked out of me. I was frustrated at the questions and it affected my confidence as I was going through the questions. I scored a 243 on Step 1 last year (COMLEX Level 1 was 538). I am taking COMLEX Level 2 a few days after my scheduled CK date. I am applying to EM and so taking CK is a priority. Based on the NRMP data, if I can even get a 220 on the real deal I think I have a good shot at EM.

What should I do? I have half a mind to not review my UWSA 1 and re take next weekend? Just look over my score report and go from there. I have NBME 6, UWSA 2, and Free 120 left to take. I can tell I am a little burnt out as I study 5 hours a day usually whereas for Step 1 last year I could pull 7-8 hours easily. I can't tell if my score suggests I have a foundational knowledge problem or a test-taking strategy problem? I have been using Anki to review concepts, but maybe it is test-taking. So, on the other hand I wonder if I should abandon Anki and start doing like 140 or so questions per day of UW and AMBOSS instead. I mean, should I delay my CK even more? I feel like I need to have that in tow for ERAS, but if I take UWSA 6 days out and do poorly -- well I don't know what to do in that scenario...

I don't think I can't not take CK given the increased competitiveness of EM and I actually think my COMLEX Level 2 score will end up being in the low 500s anyways.

Thanks for any advice coming my way.

Edit: Not gonna re-do, gonna review it.
might be hard to do, but if your burnt out taking a day off might be the best thing. Go do something you enjoy, get your mind off of things for a while.

personally I chose to focus on questions rather than flashcards. But try to make a list or short flashcards on the recurrent things that you miss that you know are high yield. Forget details, those won’t help, only things that have come up again and again and that you struggle with. Something to guide your last day or two of review before the test.

Your step 1 puts you in a really good spot as far as scores go for EM. Most people I’ve talked to feel like pushing tests back wouldn’t have helped them nearly as much as going in with a clear head the day of the exam. so don’t overload your days. A friend of mine told me to learn topics well, don’t just cover a lot of topics. I think that is really good advice but hard to follow when you get closer to test day.

If you don’t review the test soon after you do it, I would just move on and try to do another one and review that.

Just my .02. Sorry you still have to stress about this test.
 
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Hey all,

I was hoping I could get some input on my current Step 2 CK scheduling plans. First, I’m a US MD student and strong step 1 (255-265) . Applying for IM.

Right now, my step 2 CK is scheduled for October 6, which means that if all goes in my favor I would maybe have the score the week of October 21st. However, I’m going to be stuck in a rotation until September 25, meaning I have to study after my shifts. It’s making me a bit uneasy because ideally I would have some dedicated time to study.

I was considering pushing it to either the following week (October 13ish) or a week after that, but that would mean my score won’t be back until after October 21.

I’m not too informed on the process how programs receive applications, but based on what I’ve read it seems that applicants who don’t have their step 2 ck scores in are marked as incomplete, meaning that they don’t even look at those applications unless they refresh their list (which they may not even do?)

I know that this cycle will be unique from the rest, but I would appreciate if anyone could give some insight into the impact a late step 2 ck score has on the eras application.
It sounds like you are a really good candidate for pushing step 2 off til later. But don’t take it from me. I didnt kill step 1 so I never looked into that option. I also am not going into IM so I don’t know if they look down on that at all.

I know people do push it off for certain specialties. So my advice is to look for someone in a year a head of you for advice. Either from your school or making a post on here. Or reaching out to Programs and explain that this year messed up your schedule and see if they think you should prioritize taking it before apps go in.
Hopefully others have better advice for you. Good luck though!
 
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It sounds like you are a really good candidate for pushing step 2 off til later. But don’t take it from me. I didnt kill step 1 so I never looked into that option. I also am not going into IM so I don’t know if they look down on that at all.

I know people do push it off for certain specialties. So my advice is to look for someone in a year a head of you for advice. Either from your school or making a post on here. Or reaching out to Programs and explain that this year messed up your schedule and see if they think you should prioritize taking it before apps go in.
Hopefully others have better advice for you. Good luck though!
Thank you. I was actually hoping I could hear from people who took their Step 2 late but it's kind of hard to find such individuals. I'm going to have to find out if it is indeed marked as incomplete.
 
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Need some advice y'all. Not sitting pretty with my board prep and really nervous/unsure about where to go from here.

I took UWSA 1 today and scored a 217. I took NBME 7 last week and scored a 220. I took NBME 8 in May and failed by a few points. I had an EM audition I could not back out of in late June and as such I delayed my CK both because of that audition and also I knew my prep was not where it needed it to be.

Since then, I completed UW 1st pass at 59% mostly on tutor, timed. I am doing only my incorrects and so have a 67% on timed, random. I have done 60% of AMBOSS and am at 61st percentile but have been using that on random, tutor mode. I also have been doing Cheesy Dorian regularly for about 2-3 hours per day.

My exam is in 18 days (10/01). Today I felt like I got the wind knocked out of me. I was frustrated at the questions and it affected my confidence as I was going through the questions. I scored a 243 on Step 1 last year (COMLEX Level 1 was 538). I am taking COMLEX Level 2 a few days after my scheduled CK date. I am applying to EM and so taking CK is a priority. Based on the NRMP data, if I can even get a 220 on the real deal I think I have a good shot at EM.

What should I do? I have half a mind to not review my UWSA 1 and re take next weekend? Just look over my score report and go from there. I have NBME 6, UWSA 2, and Free 120 left to take. I can tell I am a little burnt out as I study 5 hours a day usually whereas for Step 1 last year I could pull 7-8 hours easily. I can't tell if my score suggests I have a foundational knowledge problem or a test-taking strategy problem? I have been using Anki to review concepts, but maybe it is test-taking. So, on the other hand I wonder if I should abandon Anki and start doing like 140 or so questions per day of UW and AMBOSS instead. I mean, should I delay my CK even more? I feel like I need to have that in tow for ERAS, but if I take UWSA 6 days out and do poorly -- well I don't know what to do in that scenario...

I don't think I can't not take CK given the increased competitiveness of EM and I actually think my COMLEX Level 2 score will end up being in the low 500s anyways.

Thanks for any advice coming my way.

Edit: Not gonna re-do, gonna review it.
UWSA2 is the best gauge of how you'll do. I did within 10 pts of UWSA2 for both Steps (was on the dot for Step 1 for me). If you get < 220 on UWSA2, I would suggest delaying it because the 10 pt differential imo could go the way you don't want it to go.
 

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I decided to push my step 2 ck a week later, October 13. I figured having a higher score is better than just having it on time.

I heard that not having a step 2 ck score uploaded doesn’t mark your application as incomplete. Is this true, or depends if the school requires a step 2 ck score prior to offering interview invites.
 

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I decided to push my step 2 ck a week later, October 13. I figured having a higher score is better than just having it on time.

I heard that not having a step 2 ck score uploaded doesn’t mark your application as incomplete. Is this true, or depends if the school requires a step 2 ck score prior to offering interview invites.
Ive attended a few open houses for IM. Most are pretty understanding if you do not have step 2CK. They did have a large emphasis on having all scores and LORs by january though.
 

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I just want to make sure I understand the process correctly. When I get my Step 2 CK score back, is it automatically updated to my ERAS and sent to programs? The reason why i'm confused is because I heard on reddit that the score won't be available to programs until they "update their list". Meaning, since they already run through a ton of applications when ERAS opens, there is a chance they won't "update the list".
 

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I just want to make sure I understand the process correctly. When I get my Step 2 CK score back, is it automatically updated to my ERAS and sent to programs? The reason why i'm confused is because I heard on reddit that the score won't be available to programs until they "update their list". Meaning, since they already run through a ton of applications when ERAS opens, there is a chance they won't "update the list".
Not automatically updated, you have to do that. But not sure if/when/how programs update/re-download our ERAS apps.
 
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I just want to make sure I understand the process correctly. When I get my Step 2 CK score back, is it automatically updated to my ERAS and sent to programs? The reason why i'm confused is because I heard on reddit that the score won't be available to programs until they "update their list". Meaning, since they already run through a ton of applications when ERAS opens, there is a chance they won't "update the list".
You have to send it out individually from what I heard from 4th years last year
 
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Ah thank you. I should have been more specific. I meant after I release my score, is it automatically sent to programs or do they have to update it on their end?
They do updates but how frequently they do their updates is unknown and varies from program to program so you'd probably have to email them as well to make sure they do!
 
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Update: Did UWSA1 today found it super confusing compared to NBME 6 and 7, and the old free 120. Got a 259 but felt like I was destroyed.
 

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Well I may be getting my score tomorrow. Permit is gone.

I saw a reddit trick to see if you passed that you can register for step 3. It apparently is letting my submit an application for step 3 so i'm assuming I passed haha.

Can't wait to neurotically wait til 1AM so I can check FSMB if I passed or not.
 

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Well I may be getting my score tomorrow. Permit is gone.

I saw a reddit trick to see if you passed that you can register for step 3. It apparently is letting my submit an application for step 3 so i'm assuming I passed haha.

Can't wait to neurotically wait til 1AM so I can check FSMB if I passed or not.
but then you'll get an email asking why why you're doing that, you're not a DO yet! but congrats dude, you most likely passed!
 
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Well I may be getting my score tomorrow. Permit is gone.

I saw a reddit trick to see if you passed that you can register for step 3. It apparently is letting my submit an application for step 3 so i'm assuming I passed haha.

Can't wait to neurotically wait til 1AM so I can check FSMB if I passed or not.
FSMB doesn't work for Step 2 so don't waste your time lol
 

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Well I may be getting my score tomorrow. Permit is gone.

I saw a reddit trick to see if you passed that you can register for step 3. It apparently is letting my submit an application for step 3 so i'm assuming I passed haha.

Can't wait to neurotically wait til 1AM so I can check FSMB if I passed or not.
You got a 247 on UWSA 2. I'm crossing my fingers you get that score or higher!
 
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FSMB doesn't work for Step 2 so don't waste your time lol
But can't you at least pay to register for Step 3? I was able to when my Step 2 CK score was coming that week. If you are able it means you passed. But then they refund you your money because you don't have a medical degree and can't sit for the Step 3 exam.
 

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But can't you at least pay to register for Step 3? I was able to when my Step 2 CK score was coming that week. If you are able it means you passed. But then they refund you your money because you don't have a medical degree and can't sit for the Step 3 exam.
I didn't try that but sounds like it might work. That's definitely another level of neuroticism. I've never heard of anyone dying while waiting a few hours for their Step 2 score lol
 
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Level 2: 600
Resources: UW (once during clerkship, repeat during dedicated), OME, Emma Holliday Videos (heard these are good haven't really looked at them yet), SU2M and mostly just Dorans anki deck to solidify knowledge.

Just started 3rd year with an IM-selective in cardiology. Pretty chill and the doc + resident don't expect anything from me. Just i'm trying to figure out what resources would work best for me.

Right now biggest concern is that i make the same mistake for step 1 and try to utilize too many resources.
Just finally got my score back. Wanted to quote my first post that included my goals I wanted to complete before taking this test and what I really did haha.

Step 2 CK: 247.
NBME 6: 221 (2 weeks out)
UW 1 : 237 (5 days out)
UW 2: 247 (2 days out)
Free 120: ~80%. (1 day out).

My school uses COMATs so I would complete the COMQUEST and Truelearn Q-banks during the rotation. Was pretty much 50th percentile or worse for most of these Qbanks. Then I would work on the UW equivalent after the shelf.

Only Honored my Family medicine and OMM rotation. Everything else was pass.

UW 1st Pass ~64% (Completed about 2 months out). Completed ~30% of 2nd Pass and averaged around 75%.

I will say the biggest difference b/w my step 1 and Step 2 experience was my reliance on UW. I made a cheat cheat of all my incorrects on UW and actually read it. Most of my time was just reviewing my incorrects. My biggest mistake on Step 1 was using too many resources and not understanding anything indepth.

Organized all the concepts based on the concepts described at the bottum of the Answer Explanation (See below for Ex)
I cleaned up my incorrects and made them into a Cheat sheet w/ short hand. (See below for Ex)

Personally I felt like it really helped because i spent most of my time understanding how and why I got answers wrong. More importantly I spent most of time on subjects I was bad at. Maybe a more effective way could be make your incorrects into ANKI cards. That could be useful.

For people like me that aren't great test takers and need a way to come back from a terrible Step 1 Score. Your best bet is literally UW.

Divine Risk Factors Podcast was very high yield as well.

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