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Old 05-04-2011
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Hey guys

What do you think of peds vs IM? how do you decide between the two? (dealing with kids vs adults??)
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Old 05-14-2011
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My advice to you is apply to both specialties and widely, go to all interviews you get. You still have time to decide and you may change your mind after interviews several times based on the hospitals and/or states you are interviewing in. At last you wll rank them based on many factors.
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