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Old 06-25-2013
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First Aid Annotating uworld in FA

So I over and over hear about people annotating uworld in FA.

My question is, How do you guys do it? I mean I feel like the explanations in uworld are so long that it is a challenge in itself to write all/most of it down in first aid.

Any help/suggesstions/ideas about the most efficient way to do it would be appreciated!

I taken first aid out of the bind and put it in a binder. Been through it once and recently started doing uworld.
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Info here is how i did it

It takes time, and you can't expect to write EVERYTHING. At first, you may want to write uworld stuff in a different notebook. But then as you finish more and more questions, some of the information in the answer is very similar to answers from before. At this point, you can slowly start transitioning into just writing down key points in FA and then just learning the concepts in your mind. Different sized post-its/paper and tape help. Color coding has been really helpful for me. Ex. Blue pen stands for UWorld in my FA, red pen is for my own notes from kaplan, black is from DIT etc This helps to keep stuff straight and the blue is definitely the high yield stuff cuz it's been asked as a question before. Also, make sure you use flags or something to divide FA by subjects. This is what I have been doing so far, however I can't tell you if its the best way. I am worried I don't have enough written down, but thats also the benefit, is that hopefully the concepts are in my head, and only a few hard to remember details have been written down and only a small amount to memorize at the end.

Hope this advice helps!
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