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    Should I Enroll in a Prep Course For USMLE Step 1?

    By askdoc / March 9, 2012

    When I was trying to decide whether to take the USMLE or not way back in 2004, I pondered on whether I needed to attend a prep course or not? As an old Grad, I was at a loss on how to prep for this tough exam and enrolling in a prep course was very […]

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      REMINDER: New Rules on Repeating USMLE Examinations

      By meliza / February 20, 2012

      As announced in the ECFMG website, we would also like to remind the exam applicants that the USMLE program has introduced new rules on repeating USMLE examinations. Time between Examination Attempts The USMLE program sets rules on how quickly examinees can repeat the same Step or Step Component. As previously published, these rules will change […]

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        Askdoc’s USMLE Step 2 CS Prep Course Now Open for Enrollment

        By askdoc / May 31, 2010

        Click here to access Askdoc’s USMLE Step 2 CS Prep Course The USMLE Step 2 CS is probably the most neglected examination in the USMLE. It is usually taken as an afterthought, with very little preparation taken before the exam. And in relation to the other bigger exams, Step 1, Step 2 CK and Step […]

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          Answering USMLE Type Questions – Part I

          By askdoc / October 15, 2008

          I wrote this initially in response to someone who was really having a hard time answering tough USMLE type question. Most of the time, when people think their problem is answering tough USMLE type question. the reality is that they have a KA (Knowledge Acquisition) problem. In other words, they did not do their review […]

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            Askdoc’s Method of USMLE Review for Step 1 now available

            By askdoc / September 8, 2008

              I would like to announce that Askdoc’s Method of USMLE Review for Step 1 is now available at my prep forum at http://forums.askdoc-usmle.com. As I promised to some of you before, it contains more or less the same instructions available to the participants in my prep course. It includes suggested alternate reviewers and q […]

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              Preparing for the USMLE Step 2 CS – Part I

              By askdoc / August 28, 2008

              For the past few months, I’ve written articles that deal with all the different Steps except for Step 2 CS. So this will cover preparations for Step 2 CS. Like most IMGs, I felt really anxious preparing for the Step 2 Clinical Skills. This was primarily due to the novelty of the examination method. (simulated […]

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                How to increase your Reading speed.

                By askdoc / May 16, 2008

                Note: This article was originally written and posted by me on prep4usmle.com. It talks about how to increase our ability to acquire knowledge. Part 1 is on How we learn which is posted here and Part 2 is this post on how to increase our reading speed . You can access the original post in […]

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                  How We learn.

                  By askdoc / May 14, 2008

                    Note: This article was originally written and posted by me on prep4usmle.com. It talks about how to increase our ability to acquire knowledge. Part 1 is on How we learn and Part 2 is on how to increase our reading speed which is posted here. You can access the original post in prep4usmle here. […]

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