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Question Hello Everyone!

I've been reading this forum for a while and I've found it very helpful so thanks to all of you.
I went through the Kaplan videos once and I'm currently going through First Aid. I've been doing questions in UW since February and I'm currently getting anywhere from 50-60%.
Like I said, I just started going through first aid and I plan to go through it 3 times in total. My exam date is July 1st.
How do you think I'm doing? I'm an IMG (US citizen) currently in medical school with a husband and a 6 month old baby. I took off from January to July to study for the test along with my husband. How do you think I'm doing? Any advice on how to improve? I would love to get a 99 but I'll be very, very happy just passing!

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So why did not read Kaplan Lecture Notes?
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Do an Nbme [1/3] or UWSA [- 10] and see where you stand > thay are great score correlators and from that will know !

Also your Uworld aggregate have to improve to atleast 70 % to get in high 90s.
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I did read Kaplan notes but it was just a quick run through...
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I did read Kaplan notes but it was just a quick run through...
Quick run through !!
Check this poll
How many times to repeat Kaplan
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You're right... I just figured because I'm still in medical school and I remember a lot. I did a score estimator and right now without first aid I'm at 193 which is not good but I still have over 2 months left. Let's see! I take my first UW assessment tomorrow. Then in 2 weeks NMBE then UW assessment in another 2 weeks and then another NMBE a month before. I'll let you guys know how I did!

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Hey laura


W/o FA 193 !! and 2 months of Uworld n Fa...hmm you are golden to score above 220 !!Good luck..............so whats your target ?
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I used the last 5 tests x 2.4 + 70 and I got 197. I don't know how accurate that is. Tomorrow I will do UWSA 1. I'll post how I did...
I'm not aiming for 99 but I mean I wouldn't mind it. I really like ob/gyn so I guess about 220 will get me in. I've even heard of people getting in with less. I'm American so that changes it a little but not too much so I still have to be competitive. So you think that's good? I thought it was terrible...
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