what to do til july 16th? how to stop thinking about step1?

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  1. hippocampus

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    how to get mind off step1? :scared:

    also, anyone not going to check their score? perhaps wait until winter break to check it? good idea or not?
     
  2. gogo110182

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    point and shoot.... no kidding.....
     
  3. DwyaneWade

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    Do other stuff.
     
  4. airmonkey84

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    uhhh try to focus on the patients...on rotations...
     
  5. JustBreathe

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    Starting surgery has worked pretty well.
     
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    That's an option? you can just ignore your score? I can't imagine who'd want to do this. Not knowing how I did is driving me mad, and i'm only two days out from my exam. i keep thiniking of questions I missed, and my one super rough block (number 5) where I was forced to mark three answers randomly at the end because I ran out of time.
     
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    hehe,ran out of time, dat sounds like my block1,me too waiting for results.
     
  8. Ice dude

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    hey guys,

    anyone with the results yet,iam tryin to chill but dats not workin:scared:.
     
  9. nbme123456

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    Does anyone know if the oasis trick still works? Is it possible to know if you just passed before july 16th?
     
  10. Nodelphi

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    What is this Oasis trick you speak of?
     
  11. elee20

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    from what i've heard it doesn't work anymore now that scores are received electronically. wish it did though!
     
  12. ShyRem

    ShyRem I need more coffee.
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    Someone should try it.
     
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    i tried it and it didn't work a few weeks back. i'll try again though and let you know how it goes
     
  14. It'sElectric

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    The oasis trick is only for fmgs, right?
     
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    Is there any hope of getting our scores back earlier than July 16th? I talked to some people that took the test in April and got their scores back within 3 weeks.
     
  16. Nodelphi

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    There's always hope but it's not very likely, the people who took their exams in April had the older format and thus didn't fall under the extended evaluation period.
     
  17. anonperson

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    It's best to check your score sooner rather than later, just so you can prepare a gameplan for how to proceed.
     
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  18. houstoncfh

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    The NBME website says nobody (not even steps 2 and 3, I'm assuming) gets their scores the week of July 2, I'm assuming b/c of the 4th of July holiday. So even with a miraculous early release (don't count on it), the earliest we'd see our scores is the 9th.

    So really, what's 2 more weeks? I've been waiting 5 already.
     
  19. hsans23

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    how to stop thinking about it.....GET OFF THE SDN STEP 1 FORUM!! :) Seriously.
     

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