Independent study vs Crash Course? - USMLE Forums
USMLE Forums Logo
USMLE Forums         Your Reliable USMLE Online Community     Members     Posts
Home
USMLE Articles
USMLE News
USMLE Polls
USMLE Books
USMLE Apps
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


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 03-18-2013
USMLE Forums Newbie
 
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 2
Threads: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Reputation: 10
Question Independent study vs Crash Course?

Hey Everybody!

So I recently graduated from Med School in India and am preparing for my Boards now- I'll probably end up taking them in June-July. Just needed some advice from anybody whose graduated from abroad and what exactly did they do to study for it? Currently, I'm using Kaplan Notes and Lectures, UWorld and First Aid to study for it. Is that enough to cover all the relevant material for the exam? Is it possible to self-study for Step 1 with that or is taking a crash course recommended? I know it depends on each person how they study but considering the fact that different stresses were put on what's important from the syllabus in each country, will those be enough to cover the gap? And also, if a crash course does significantly help, what would be the best to take for an IMG? I've heard a lot about Doctors In Training and Falcon Review? A little confused and worried! Thanks!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message



Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

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:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
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.
Location
Where you live. Leave blank if you don't want to tell.

Log-in

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
myERAS Software Crash! dr_mhm IMG Residency Match Forum 2 07-06-2012 02:07 PM
Physiology Tutoring Crash course for USMLE Step 1 excelusmle USMLE Links & Free Ads 0 05-05-2012 09:36 PM
Step 2 CK 3 week Crash Prep... Kais_MD USMLE Step 2 CK Forum 4 06-16-2011 03:37 PM
URGENT !! ECFMG Scheduling Permit Site Crash????? drarnab USMLE Step 1 Forum 10 03-12-2011 06:37 PM
Crash Diet Effects? marco USMLE Step 1 Forum 4 04-22-2010 08:00 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)