take step 1 before or after changes on May 11th 2015? - USMLE Forums
USMLE Forums Logo
USMLE Forums         Your Reliable USMLE Online Community     Members     Posts
USMLE Articles
Go Back   USMLE Forums > USMLE Step 1 Forum

USMLE Step 1 Forum USMLE Step 1 Discussion Forum: Let's talk about anything related to USMLE Step 1 exam

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 04-28-2015
USMLE Forums Newbie
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 2
Threads: 2
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Reputation: 11
Info take step 1 before or after changes on May 11th 2015?

Basically picking my test date now and I can choose either option. Are these changes they are making going to make a real difference? The number of questions doesn't really worry me (46-->44), it's the possibility of new weird questions about topics I've never seen.

I heard something about quality and safety science....where would I read that?
Or maybe it would be better to take the new version and just get curved with everyone else (just have to wait till july for scores)

I've looked around, but haven't seen much discussion about this.
So if anyone can help me out with any reasons to pick either scheduling option I'd really appreciate it. Thanks!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message


Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the USMLE Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Medical School
Choose "---" if you don't want to tell. AMG for US & Canadian medical schools. IMG for all other medical schools.
USMLE Steps History
What steps finished! Example: 1+CK+CS+3 = Passed Step 1, Step 2 CK, Step 2 CS, and Step 3.

Choose "---" if you don't want to tell.

Favorite USMLE Books
What USMLE books you really think are useful. Leave blank if you don't want to tell.
Where you live. Leave blank if you don't want to tell.


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Results on the 11th or 25th MARCH 2015 Doran USMLE Step 1 Forum 6 03-17-2015 05:54 PM
RESULTS MARCH 11th 2015 Doran USMLE Step 1 Forum 4 03-11-2015 08:23 PM
CS date exchange from August 11th Chicago to period June 20th-July 11th IrakliTodua USMLE Step 2 CS Forum 0 05-06-2014 06:33 AM
September 11th, 2013; Step 1 Exam Results Thread vinaya USMLE Step 1 Forum 66 09-13-2013 05:57 AM
July 11th, 2012; Step 1 Exam Results Thread the white eagle USMLE Step 1 Forum 157 07-26-2012 10:34 AM

RSS Feed
Find Us on Facebook
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

USMLE® & other trade marks belong to their respective owners, read full disclaimer
USMLE Forums created under Creative Commons 3.0 License. (2009-2014)