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Old 06-18-2013
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Unhappy any chance in peds residency !

Hi I am an IMG,

step 1 205 and 5 months of USCE from very good hospitals. My YOG is 2013.
failed cs after the new pattern change don't know what happened though I prepared well.
Guys do I have any chance in peds residency for 2015 match ??
I want to hear the real scene not just false hopes since too much money and time is at stake.

Please help me out what to do next, go for residency or get back to the indian pg???
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Old 06-18-2013
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Your chance is very low. do Indian PG

also , why do you think you failed.
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Old 06-19-2013
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for Peds ( less competitive than others) still doable..but will need high scores on CK and step3 some work ex in peds in India..research if possible.
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