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Hey Aisha - you're right, I haven't written it yet, but it's a life changing exam for a lot of people at this stage of their careers and you need all the edge you can get...@ faith and ashishkabir : u have not done usmle yet, right?
@ shum: one of my friends did 1st step and got 99 by reading FA only! but he is actually a :scared: "book worm"=he read textbooks carefully at basic stage...
so i think that depends on your previous knowledge. if you think that you have a lot of information you can just work on FA and kaplan ...
Good Luck All
unfortunately there's no magic potion or pills, but if you make your own outline/summary of what you need to know about every disease (mostly keywords obviously) that should make it easier......yes i'm saying instead of trying to memorize Goljan word for word, write it out in ur own Ultra Sleek Review of Goljan, that should help with memorizing, and since u'll use keywords that will help with associations/filling in the gaps.....hope this helpsHow much of Rapid Review should I be retaining? I understand and can recall everything that Dr. Goljan mentions in his lectures but once I go back to quiz myself from the text I feel like I can't remember much Any suggestions?