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Old 08-27-2012
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Question Predictive value of taking UWSA a second time

I was wondering if I can trust the score if I re-take it.
I did UWSA almost a month ago, and reviewed the explanations (not thoroughly-to avoid remembering the Qs if I had to do it again). So... Is it safe to rely on that score, having taken it a first time already?

Or is it better to repeat an NBME (2 or 4)? Which one would be more accurate in a situation like this?

Help! The suspense of the last days is killing me!
Time is precious...
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I am sorry but retaking UWSA has no predictive value .

You should take a nbme 2 or 4 .which again are not so predictive value (like for step 1 because they are old) but you will get an idea and get practice .

how much was your uwsa score and uworld cumulative ?
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NBME 4 will be better, its supposedly harder, and most people end up scoring 10-20pts higher on the real deal.

You said "repeat", have you taken NBME 4 before? In which case, not sure what will help you.
What were your previous assessment scores, and which ones have you taken in the past?
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do the free 150 qs from usmle website ... if you have not done them ....
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