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Currently done with revision (2nd read). Top rated review books as recommended here were used, parallel with Kaplan Qbook and Robbins Review of pathology Qbook, and FA . Didn't use KLN. Exam is in December, now dont know what should i do now, watch kaplan videos or DIT or Falcon, or only direct jump to start UW or USMLERx (to solidify my FA memory since they have reference to) , or take NBME now and see where i stand , and then jump to Qbanks .., or what is right, little confused, what my gut tell me to do seems like am doing wrong

help please, thanks.
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Should I buy KLN and read? or what to do then? my plan is USMLERx , parallel with FA, and Goljan (as revision ) for whole august. then do NBME see myself where i stand, then jump to UW, parallel with FA and Goljana (review again) for September, October, November. Do NBME again see myself where i stand again, then last month December (stick only with FA for two weeks ) then go to exam.
IS THAT OK ?
any input from u guys will be helpful to me, thanks .
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do NBME NOWW...and do following if you wish
if you get >150, start doing UW+FA and along with subjects revision,

If you get <150, do any other q bank along with First Aid and concepts, but do subjectwise

If you get >170-180,
Undoubtedly do UW+ FA+ Revise and....PREPOND THE EXAM..!!

Moral is, Dont oversaturate yourself..
Good that you are getting prepared by ahead time for the real game...

Plus, After UW do NBME, and then work on weak areas + FA revision and NBMEs again untill you dont reach your goal...


GOOD LUCK....
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thanks One Destiny for yar kind input on ma issue , real appreciate . one question more , what NBME form u recommend me take now ? i knw they are up to 13 . but is there any protocol for taking them ? or is just randomly can test myself ? thanks
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thanks One Destiny for yar kind input on ma issue , real appreciate . one question more , what NBME form u recommend me take now ? i knw they are up to 13 . but is there any protocol for taking them ? or is just randomly can test myself ? thanks
From My person Experience I'v noticed , that..
seriously, It doesn't matter...
but save forms 7th or 13th for last time prep...

that's all I can say..
because some find 6th hard, some find 12th hard, some say 13th is the best,..

So...Dosent matter, they all are normalized...
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