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Question Electives required for Family Medicine!

how many months of electives are required for family medicine? and what is the usmle score required to get residency for sure?
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for the required score read this
http://www.usmle-forums.com/residenc...p-1-score.html

for electives, you don't need any!
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i mean for family medicine how many months of clinical experience we need? is 1 month enough to get a residency or 1 month each in different place?
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i mean for family medicine how many months of clinical experience we need? is 1 month enough to get a residency or 1 month each in different place?
You don't need any USCE to get into FM.
If you are looking for IM or Surgery then you may need like 6 to 8 weeks of USCE.
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thanks but i heard even family medicine is being very competetive nowadays,, USCE is required for this also?
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Hey Tal3at, do you know how many months of USCE is needed for pediatrics? I'm planning on doing one month (that's all the time they're giving me at university) Thanks.
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