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USMLE Books CMMRS; How good it is?

Microbiology isn't a favorite for me..just about memorization memorization..and more memorization!

Heard a lot about CMMRS, seems to be a favorite for many on the forum but is it really useful..
I just had a look at it in a library and kinda had the feeling that it is a bit CHILDISH

Should I buy the book or stick to Kaplan? Advice appreciated
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Default It's good to be childish!

A "childish" book is the book that will engage you and make you laugh and make you study microbiology without being bored and without memorization .. memorization .. as you said.
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Would you -or anyone else- care to elaborate? I still haven't seen any pros for buying the book?
Is it time-worthy? Enough content? what makes it so special compared to KAPLAN NOTES;for example ?
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Default I'm in the same place...

Thinking about changing the book, so far I've read one chapter in Kaplan and I'm reading number 2 (And I hate it). I am thinking of changing my plan. I do not want to waste my time reading something that I will nor remember but I haven't made my mind. I'm researching about CMMRS or HY .


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Microbiology isn't a favorite for me..just about memorization memorization..and more memorization!

Heard a lot about CMMRS, seems to be a favorite for many on the forum but is it really useful..
I just had a look at it in a library and kinda had the feeling that it is a bit CHILDISH

Should I buy the book or stick to Kaplan? Advice appreciated
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i have done CMMRS and i actually found it very useful. but you have to study from kaplan the tables and antimicriobials ( from Pharm).
the III edition is the best and you can google it. it quite easy to read and pics make memorization pathway shorter

and at the end of the chapter there are good tables. definitively best book of micro for boards.
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I've made up my mind. I will read CMMRS instead of Kaplan, but I will read the tables form Kaplan (Good one)... Thank you very much for the advice.
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it's a must for me, CMMRS with FA.
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Adding the Kaplan microbiology video to CMMRS and FA is overdoing microbiology?

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So Again and again.. if you have enough time do it, But i think it's not necessary to do kaplan Vids along with CMMRS . it's kinda of overkilling
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So Again and again.. if you have enough time do it, But i think it's not necessary to do kaplan Vids along with CMMRS . it's kinda of overkilling
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Listening At the middle of CMMRS...

At the middle of CMMRS and I think is wonderful. Actually, no matters what, I think that this was a good option above Kaplan microbiology. I know, it is along read... but, I think 100% worth it.

Any point of view?
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First Aid's Micro along with DIT guide is good for me.
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I've made up my mind. I will read CMMRS instead of Kaplan, but I will read the tables form Kaplan (Good one)... Thank you very much for the advice.
Which tables plz....?
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I did not read any of them... I didn't feel like needing it

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