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Which one is better to use for pathology? Pathoma or goljan? Thanks
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I just did Pathoma (finished it last week) and I liked it a lot. Dr. Sattar literally goes through every point in his book and expands on topics that are hard/unclear. The downside is that obviously you won't remember everything, so it's best to annotate the important points to your FA.

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p.s. I'm also planning to do Goljan audios (already listened to 1-2 days of his lectures and he's quite good but I don't think I would have time to go through the RR book.)
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Default Goljan with Pathoma videos

Personally, I think reading through Goljan and then watching Pathoma videos is quite fine. For most parts, Pathoma seems like a condensed version of Goljan. So, upon watching videos you'll find yourself revising Goljan literally.
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I did pathoma and had stars in all my nbmes/real exam in patho and systems. So i guarantee that pathoma lectures/book + uworld done right would be more then sufficient to ACE your pathology
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Thanks guys, your ideas really are helpful. Success
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Goljan!!!!!
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Goljan is brilliant for those who have time otherwise Pathoma's videos r wonderful..
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i did pathoma and didnt see any effect ın my nbmes. İt is just good to understand some hard topics. But goljan integrates everything and i think gives everything you need to answer the usmle questions. I dont say pathoma is useless use it after you read goljan to clarify difficult subjects
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i did pathoma and didnt see any effect ın my nbmes. İt is just good to understand some hard topics. But goljan integrates everything and i think gives everything you need to answer the usmle questions. I dont say pathoma is useless use it after you read goljan to clarify difficult subjects
Hello, pls i want to confirm something from you. Is Goljan lecture shorter than Pathoma?
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Goljan is brilliant for those who have time otherwise Pathoma's videos r wonderful..
Thanks. So you are saying Pathoma lectures are shorter in a whole?
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Only did Goljan for my STEP 1. But if pathoma helps u ace pathology, then Goljan will help ace the entire test. Especially if u have minimal basic sciences knowledge. I'm currently preparing for STEP 2 and im still using goljan on occasion. In short, GOLJAN FTW
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