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Kaplan Medical Kaplan medessential is it worth

Hello everyone,

I have read almost all threads related to Kaplan medEssential and FA but still I have few doubts..

1) I am left with these subjects which i will do from.... patho(goljan), micro/immuno(medessential), behavioral sciences(medessential). and i would consider kaplan medessential as my comprehensive book and revise it as many times as people revise FA(i am not doing FA coz i didn't like FA pattern).

2) Is it a good idea to solely rely on medessential after completing kaplan lecture notes for once.or do i need to consider some other book also.

2) want to make sure the latest kaplan medessential that is available is 3 rd edition(2009) n 4 th edition is not expected to come within few months...

3) n i can only buy kaplan medessential from amazon.
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no one does refer to medessential these days or what. or no one likes it.... still no reply
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i would highly recommend this book

we've had various discussions on how to go about using it
please read these threads for details

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Any book can be useful but the Medessentials is not a MUST READ book
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2) Is it a good idea to solely rely on medessential after completing kaplan lecture notes for once.or do i need to consider some other book also. --no ME is more than enough.. and is a very very good comprehensive review book. i preffered it to FA too. but quit on it midway.. score wud have been atleast 10 points higher had i stuck to it.
i got a 240


2) want to make sure the latest kaplan medessential that is available is 3 rd edition(2009) n 4 th edition is not expected to come within few months...
4th edition is scheduled to come out soon. u shud email kaplan and ask.
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thanks mbbs 2010 n kdm0101 for your advice still want to know few things.

1)If you are did kaplan medessential it must be 3rd edition, do u think its out dated compared to FA as FA is published every year with updates but medessential was last published in 2009 and next edition would come in 2012 oct.

2)mbbs 2010 you mentioned in one of your post(eaxm result thread) that do medessential with DIT is it possible???
Is DIT videos transcript available as you mentioned either do DIT video/sheets(i know its silly)

3) Do u think medessential 3rd edition needs annotation from kaplan lecture notes/KAplan q bank/ U world. thanks
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pls mbbs 2010 i know u might be busy but can u please reply my these queries.

If you are did kaplan medessential it must be 3rd edition, do u think its out dated compared to FA as FA is published every year with updates but medessential was last published in 2009 and next edition would come in 2012 oct.


Do u think medessential 3rd edition needs annotation from kaplan lecture notes/KAplan q bank/ U world. thanks
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