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    Why You Need Three Phases in USMLE Prep – I

    By askdoc / October 5, 2010

    For most people, preparing for an exam involves learning the material tested in the exam. After doing so, they feel that is enough for them to do well in the examination. For most short quizzes and even shelf exams, that is usually enough. But for examinations like the USMLE, it calls for a different, more […]

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      Three Phases of USMLE Prep

      By askdoc / September 2, 2010

      Biggest Mistake in USMLE Prep One of the biggest mistakes people make in prepping for the USMLE is underestimating the time it takes to finish the prep. It seems a lot of people start their USMLE prep by opening a book and then start reading. They have no estimate on how fast they have to […]

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        Which NBME Self Assessment Form to Use for USMLE Step 1

        By askdoc / August 16, 2010

        Which NBME Form should you Use for USMLE Step 1? This is one of the most common question that I usually encounter both in my blogs and in the various forums. And you have as many answers as there are NBME forms, in fact more. Various answers include the following Use all 7 NBME forms […]

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          NBME Self-assessment Tests and USMLE Review – An Update

          By askdoc / August 2, 2010

          It’s been over a year since I first published “NBME Self-assessment Tests and USMLE Review.” Little did I know it will become the most popular of my post with over 14,000 pageviews in the past year. Since that time a lot of things have changed, hence this update. If you have not read the previous […]

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            How to Master the USMLE Step 1 – an Introduction

            By askdoc / March 4, 2010

            Hello Everyone, this is actually my first time to try posting videos in my blog.  So please excuse the effort if the quality is not too good. Hope to get better at doing this in the future. A lot of people think that all they need to do in order to do well in the […]

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              NBME Self-Assessment Tests and USMLE Review – Part II

              By askdoc / July 26, 2009

              Today, we will talk more about the NBME self-assessment tests. We previously discussed what the NBME self-assessment tests are and how they impact your USMLE review. You can read the posts here. Now we will cover three important topics. When to use the NBME self-assessment tests, how to use the NBME self-assessment tests and how […]

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                NBME Self Assessment Tests and USMLE Review

                By askdoc / June 19, 2009

                The NBME self assessment test is another of those tools that I feel is responsible for the increasingly high scores in the USMLE. It is a great tool that allows the test-taker to assess his or her readiness for the exam. To a certain extent, if used properly, it is also a useful tool for […]

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                  What to Do on the Day of the USMLE Exam

                  By askdoc / March 13, 2009

                  I wrote part of this post in answer to questions from my readers and students. After 2 emails and one answer to comments, I have decided to elaborate and write in more detail as a post that I will share with everyone. So what do you do on the day of the USMLE Exam? Be at […]

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                    How to Create a Study Plan for the USMLE

                    By askdoc / October 26, 2008

                    Note: This was initially published in 6 parts and was then consolidated into a downloadable ebook. Why create a study plan for the USMLE? This is probably the question foremost in the mind of anyone who ever thought of tackling the USMLE. I remember when I was starting out, how this pre-occupied me a lot. […]

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                      Answering USMLE Type Questions – Part II

                      By askdoc / October 25, 2008

                      We will now continue with Part II of our series on “Answering USMLE Type Questions”. In Part I we discussed the 3 most common problems people have with USMLE type Questions. In part II we will discuss various strategies to correct these weak points. There are strategies you implement during the preparation phase and other […]

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