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Question Final reading of pathology, is FA enough?

I am currently doing 3rd read of whole stuff. I have concentrated majority of things onto FA. I want to ask that is the FA section of pathology combined with UW explanations enough to cover pathology in last days?
I have already gone through Goljan twice in previous reads.
The thing is that when I do questions I can find all the answers in FA. Goljan is awesome to study but it takes a lot of time revising like about 10 days while you can revise all the other subjects from FA In last 10 days.
What should I do about pathology now?
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If you have done Goljan well enough in the last two reads then in the last few weeks, just FA and uworld notes should be enough. Goljan is gonna take too long to revise so its better to do just FA and uworld. You can do selected topics though that you feel you need to work on. Hope this helps, best of luck!
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Thanx mate.I was also thinking on these lines but probably needed some one to reinforce my thinking
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I am currently doing 3rd read of whole stuff. I have concentrated majority of things onto FA. I want to ask that is the FA section of pathology combined with UW explanations enough to cover pathology in last days?
I have already gone through Goljan twice in previous reads.
The thing is that when I do questions I can find all the answers in FA. Goljan is awesome to study but it takes a lot of time revising like about 10 days while you can revise all the other subjects from FA In last 10 days.
What should I do about pathology now?
You read goljan (Rapid Review Pathology) twice????
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Yeah it would be too much to go through all of Goljan again. If you really want to though, the blue margin notes are high yeild and shouldn't take much time so you can do those. Good luck!
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Yeah it would be too much to go through all of Goljan again. If you really want to though, the blue margin notes are high yeild and shouldn't take much time so you can do those. Good luck!
I was thinking the same.HY margin notes and tables,pictures with UW explanations and FA must be sufficent.I hope so . I dnt think its a good idea to give 8 to 10 days to one subject now.I better do mcq in that time wid FA revision.
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You read goljan (Rapid Review Pathology) twice????
Yep i did with audio lectures.Goljan is the best teacher in the world in my opinion.
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Absolutely....just stick to FA


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I am currently doing 3rd read of whole stuff. I have concentrated majority of things onto FA. I want to ask that is the FA section of pathology combined with UW explanations enough to cover pathology in last days?
I have already gone through Goljan twice in previous reads.
The thing is that when I do questions I can find all the answers in FA. Goljan is awesome to study but it takes a lot of time revising like about 10 days while you can revise all the other subjects from FA In last 10 days.
What should I do about pathology now?
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Yep i did with audio lectures.Goljan is the best teacher in the world in my opinion.
Do you recommend the Audio over reading RR Path?

Im currently half way in 2nd review of RR Path and its getting sluggish now (Im reading a mix of blue margin notes and inside parts)
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Do you recommend the Audio over reading RR Path?

Im currently half way in 2nd review of RR Path and its getting sluggish now (Im reading a mix of blue margin notes and inside parts)
What i think is the best way to go through RR is to first listen to the audio lecture of the chapter ur abt to study and then read it after listening to the lecture.Reading after hearing goljan makes it v.v. easy to read and the lectures are very high yield u must listen to them otherwise reading goljan might be very difficult.Try it u,ll enjoy them.All the best.
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What i think is the best way to go through RR is to first listen to the audio lecture of the chapter ur abt to study and then read it after listening to the lecture.Reading after hearing goljan makes it v.v. easy to read and the lectures are very high yield u must listen to them otherwise reading goljan might be very difficult.Try it u,ll enjoy them.All the best.
Alright thanks, yes, I for sure plan on listening them because they're ''Gold Standard'', I guess I'll do audios' for the path revision (3rd time around) instead of doing path from FA?
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