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Default PhD after graduation to boost chances of better residency?

Hello everyone, I am a second year MBBS student from India. I have gathered from this forum and from others that it is almost impossible for an IMG to get into a top University program. That being said,is it worth considering the option of doing a PhD after graduation and then applying to residency? Would that boost for CV help substantially in comparison to the time spent?
Any input would be appreciated.
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