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Old 09-22-2012
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Help How to start Step 2 CK Prep?

i am preparing for step 2 ck march 2013 ,, i am totally confused an Don't know how to start and is 5 months enough or not ?? how many hours should i study at least per day ??
best review book ?? if first aid , which edition ??
another quest ,, start questions ( retrospective way ) or reviewing first then answer ?? as i know that answering questions is more important and i am afraid of time up while reviewing first ....
plz help meeeeeee
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Old 09-23-2012
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1- dont waste time thinking about how to start--just start studying
2- depends on u how much time u need to comprehend the subject matter, but usually 5 months is more than enough if u study 6-8 hrs daily
3- most people study kaplan lec notes and/or master the boards(MTB) & augment it with a question bank like usmleworld or kaplan qbank
4- both methods have benefits but its better to complete a whole block before revising answers

5- read the step2 CK experiences by people who have taken the exam, & make your own plan that suits you. only u can decide whats best for u.

&, best of luck
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