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Old 11-13-2012
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Question Should I start with CK or Step 1?

hiii , I'm an intern libyan doc. and i just start it ,, and I'm going to prepare for USMLE ,,, but i don't know if i start with STEP 2 as i'm an intern now is better to start with STEP 1 as time saving ???

please i need ur advises

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check this out
IMGs: The most appropriate sequence of taking USMLE Steps?

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The traditional school of thought was that doing step 2 ck before step 1 would be easier since a person is so into his clinical studies during the later stage of med school (or in internship as in your case).

However, the new school of thought has discovered that the most efficient and time-saving method of going through the USMLE would be doing step 1 first and then step 2 ck (CS doesn't matter, do it whenever you can).

Personally, I strongly recommend you start with step 1 and then move on to step 2. Even though it will be tough at first, stick with it and you will be so thankful after you're done.

Good luck
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what do you think about taking CS first, then 1 and then CK?
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