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  1. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    My Study Plan I might not be the best person to take advise from as my Step 1 score was 235, this is how I made my study plan based on my experience with Step 1 My Details: Step 1 score 235 (July 2013, first attempt) Step 2 CK : planned for 31 December 2013 Step 2 CS : planned for 3rd/4th...
  2. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Can the fresh-veterans here take the time to review this study schedule. What I have already done is one-read of Kaplan for Anatomy, Physio, B.Chem[+FA], Pharm, Immuno[+FA]. Micro[+FA]. Basically left with Behavior and Goljan. Here's what I plan on doing. May 5-31st: Option 1: Goljan RR...
  3. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hey all, I'm an IMG entering a short term grad. course in the UK next month. (Jan-April) Just finished my Step 1 couple of weeks ago. Since I will be in school 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., I would like to put together a study schedule. The materials I am using will include IM - MTB 2 Surgery -...
  4. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hey everyone, Long story short: I delayed my prep by almost a month! Why? I was focusing on my Clerkships. Anyways, It's about time I start my prep for the CK, so here goes nothing ... Sources: 1) Kaplan Videos 2) KLN 3) MTB 2 4) Kaplan Q-Book 5) U-World My plan: 1) Watch Kaplan Videos...
  5. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hello to all! :) So I basically have 5 weeks to study for the CK. What do you guys recommend I use??? Thanks, themd109
  6. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    USMLE Step 2 score(18th April, 2012): 249/84 (Step 1 score: 239/99) USMLE World score: 74% (1st time), 91% (2nd time) Free 150: 84% NBME 4: 246, 10 days before the exam NBME 2: 246, 1 month before the exam Time taken to prepare: 5 Months Material: Kaplan Lecture Notes + all videos (once)...
  7. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hello I'm an IMG from Colombia. I graduated in 2010 I just did the step 1 last month, I got a bad score 190/75 after 1 year of reading by myself, based in Kaplan lecture notes and UWQbank. After this result I lost my confidence, although I realized I made mistakes during my preparation. - I...
  8. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    hello guys , im new in the step 2 forum and i took step 1 recently my question is what is the best way to prepare for step 2 ( im hoping to get above 250)...... whats the best books , q banks.......etc i heard that preparing for step 2 is way easier than step 1 but i really wanna get a...
  9. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hi Guys, I just started ck2 prep... I must have to give my exam by the 1st week of July. I have got Kaplan, MTB2 and Uworld bank. I just have almost 2.5month . ..Could u please guide me that how should I start and plan my study and What should be the study schedule to get some really good score...
  10. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hi Help needed. I have 3 months for CK prep. I want to ask, is MTB with UWorld is enough to get high score in CK? actually considering short time, I want to skip Kaplan CK Lecture Notes and keep my focus on uworld instead. Please help
  11. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Have to start studying for step 2 Ck beside my busy schedule in the lab. I have read some chapters including cardiology from Kaplan Int. Med , and bought step up medicine, Master the board for step 3, USMLE secrets for step 2 and checking around that I would need any other question bank apart...
  12. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    What's the best way to finish CK in 3 months? :confused: Thanks! :happy:
  13. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hi :) I am a FMG from India. I graduated last year & just took my step 1. I want to take step 2 Ck within 3 months from now. Can you please suggest the best way to do that? The game plan? :) Those who have already taken step 2 ck - looking back, what do you think would be the best way to...
  14. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    I have finished my clinical rotations and schedule to take Step 2 CK exam. As I feel my internal medicine is not strong enough, I plan to use Step-up to medicine plus a supplemental book for non-IM system diseases along with UW Q bank for reviewing. I like to know, which supplemental book is...
  15. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hi, I have already done Step-1 have 4 months to prepare for 2CK. Here is my plan and I appreciate ur advice: UW Qbank (twice) parallel with a book which highlights important points and I can write down additional notes to have a review book for last few days before exam (like the way I used...
  16. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hello friends, I am new to the step 2 forum. I took my step 1 few days back. Just wanted to know which all study materials I shoud go thru for step 2-is it the same- Kaplan CK Lecture Notes + FA for CK or something additional? actually have no one to guide in my college. So someone plz help me...
  17. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hi! I was wondering if Uworld (3 months) + MTB-CK (for Internal Medicine only) + Internal Medicine Video + Kaplan CK Qbank would suffice for the CK exam? I have to do this all in 3.5 months?? Your input will be greatly appreciated! Thanks! :sorry:
  18. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hey everyone! I am an IMG and graduated in 2007. I just got done with Step 1 and haven't managed to score well. I got a 208/79. I read somewhere that this score of Step 1 just closes down the options for me. I don't know how true that is. If someone can comment on this, please feel free to...
  19. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hi everyone....after taking a longgggggggg break of 20 days after step 1 planning to start my CK prep today :sorry:.....after a very thorough investigation :redcheeks; and pestering everyone on their advice :D I came up with the following time table...... Total Prep time:4 months Material: KLN...
  20. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    hello everyone! i recently got my step 1 score... and i passed, im happy because i thought i failed but its actually a "low pass" the thing is that i really need to improve my step2ck score in order to ensure at least some interviews with IM programs, but i need to take my exam before march...
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