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I recieved my step 1 score today.. It is 229...i am really confused with this score as to what to do next,whether to continue or not...i am an img from india..no green card..still didnt apply for clerkships...what are my chances of getting a internal medicine or pediatrics residency if i continue with this score...PLEASE HELP ME OUT WITH YOUR SUGGESTIONS... THANKYOU..
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Continue with the journey and try to get higher score in step 2 ck and also work towards improving your CV in the process. Good luck
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Continue with the journey and try to get higher score in step 2 ck and also work towards improving your CV in the process. Good luck
Thanks bhoomi..
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I recieved my step 1 score today.. It is 229...i am really confused with this score as to what to do next,whether to continue or not...i am an img from india..no green card..still didnt apply for clerkships...what are my chances of getting a internal medicine or pediatrics residency if i continue with this score...PLEASE HELP ME OUT WITH YOUR SUGGESTIONS... THANKYOU..
rbko1 its nt that bad.i think you are ok!
i will samething do better in step 2ck.u ll be fine.
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rbko1 its nt that bad.i think you are ok!
i will samething do better in step 2ck.u ll be fine.
thank you..
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I think it really depends on which specialty you want to get into. If you want to get into neurosurgery it's hard with 229, if internal medicine, should be an OK score.
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I think it really depends on which specialty you want to get into. If you want to get into neurosurgery it's hard with 229, if internal medicine, should be an OK score.
I need internal medicine...should that be ok if i can improve my ck score..?
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I need internal medicine...should that be ok if i can improve my ck score..?
I think so. Step 1 229 shouldn't be a barrier if your CV is strong enough.
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