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USMLE Sample Step 1 Study Schedule Exam day: Friday, June 12,

Resources \ 2009
Author Tao Le Goljan Tao Le, Krause Tao Le, Krause Schneider, Szanto Costanzo Gartner Pelley, Goljan Fix Johnson, Clarke Glaser Fadem Dudek Dudek, Louis Dudek Dudek, Wiley Klatt Trevor, Katzung Gladwin, Trattler 4th 4th 5th 2nd 4th 2nd 3rd 3rd 2nd 3rd 3rd 2009 1st 8th 4th Edition / Year 2009 2nd Title First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 Rapid Review Pathology First Aid for the Basic Sciences: General Principles First Aid for the Basic Sciences: Organ Systems BRS Pathology BRS Physiology BRS Cell Biology and Histology Rapid Review Biochemistry High-Yield Neuroanatomy High-Yield Immunology High-Yield Biostatistics High-Yield Behavioral Science High-Yield Cell and Molecular Biology High-Yield Gross Anatomy High-Yield Embryology High-Yield Genetics Robbins and Cotran Atlas of Pathology Katzung and Trevors Pharmacology Exam & Board Review Clinical Microbiology Made Ridiculously Simple

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Clinical Scenarios and Cases \


Title Blackwell Underground Clinical Vignettes Step 1 Bundle First Aid Cases for the USMLE Step 1 BRS Physiology Cases & Problems Case Studies in Immunology USMLE Step 1 Secrets Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease CD Cases StudentConsult Platinum Vignettes (Samples) Author Bhushan, Pall, Tao Le Tao Le Costanzo Rosen Brown, Brown Kumar, Abbas, Fausto Brochert Edition / Year 4th 2nd 3rd 4th 2004 7th 2003

Qbanks and Questions \


Qbanks and Exams USMLERx Prometric Practice Exam Books Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology, 2nd First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 1, 1st

Flashcards and Quick Reference \

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Title Pharmacology MicroCards Lange Biochemistry & Genetics

Author Brenner Harpavat, Nissim Baron, Lee


Sources NBME HY Behavioral Sciences FA HY Behavioral Sciences UCV Behavioral Science SC Platinum Vignettes DGSOM Lange Flash Cards FA HY Behavioral Sciences UCV Behavioral Science SC Platinum Vignettes HY CellMol Biology Goljan RR HY CellMol Biology Robbins Robbins CD Images + Cases Goljan RR FA HY Immunology FA Goljan RR Robbins CD Images + Cases KatzungPharm

Edition / Year 1st 2nd 2005


Details School-sponsored NBME session. Full book (117 pgs). Behavioral Sciences Full book, continue (117 pgs). Cases Cases 12-2 pm Continue. Mental overview of the content landscape: high-yield and image review. Full book, continue (117 pgs). Cases Cases Ch 1-2: Cell Injury, Inflammation Select chapters. Nutrition, temperature regulation, adaptation to environment, acid/base status Inflammation and Repair, Neoplasia, Nutritional Disease Ch 4, 6, 7 Pathology All Immunology Ch 3, 8 Diseases of Immunity Concentrate on weak areas.

Study Period Schedule \


Study Day & Date -01, 21 April 00, 22 April (H) 01, 23 April (H) --, 24 April 02, 25 April 03, 26 April 04, 27 April 05, 28 April Objective Practice test GEB Considerations: Behavioral Sciences GEB Considerations: Behavioral Sciences UCLA NBME Review Biochemistry Review First Aid. GEB Considerations: Behavioral Sciences Biology of Tissue Response to Disease (Inflammation) Biology of Cells Multisystem Processes.

06, 29 April

Immunology and Neoplasia

07, 30 April --, 01 May (F) (H) 08, 02 May 09, 03 May 10, 04 May 11, 05 May 12, 06 May 13, 07 May 14, 08 May (F) 15, 09 May

Pharmacology Personal event. Practice test. Catch up. Pharmacology Human Development & Genetics Human Development & Genetics Biochemistry &MolBio Biochemistry &MolBio Biochemistry &MolBio Catch up. Questions.

Kaplan QbankSim Exam FA Brenner Flash Cards HY Genetics Thompson & Thompson Goljan RR FA RR Biochemistry RR Biochemistry RR Biochemistry Lippincott Biochemistry Kaplan Qbank

Pharmacology Renal, Respiratory, CV Full book (128 pgs). 43 blue page cases. Ch 5: Genetics and Dev Disorders Biochemistry 205 pgs Continue 205 pgs. Continue 205 pgs. Review weak areas / clarifications.

2009 USMLEWorld CMMRS Microcards CMMRS CMMRS UCV Microbiology BRS Pathology FA HY Neuroanatomy BRS Physiology USMLEWorldDx 2 FA Goljan RR FA HY Gross Anatomy HY Gross Anatomy FA BRS Physiology Goljan RR NBME 4 FA BRS Physiology BRS Pathology FA BRS Physiology Goljan RR Robbins Atlas Fitzpatrick Color Atlas

17, 10 May 18, 11 May 19, 12 May 16, 13 May 20, 14 May 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 15 16 17 18 19 May (F) May May May May

Microbial Biology & Infection Microbial Biology & Infection Microbial Biology & Infection Pathology CNS/PNS CNS/PNS Practice test. Catch up. Heme/Lymph Heme/Lymph Musculoskeletal Musculoskeletal Gastrointestinal Gastrointestinal Practice test. Catch up. Reproductive Reproductive Endocrine Endocrine Skin & Related Connective Tissue Personal event. Personal event. Personal event. Renal/Urinary Renal/Urinary Respiratory Respiratory Practice test. Cardiovascular Cardiovascular Review Review Review. Microbiology, Pharmacology, Quantitative Methods. Day of rest. Step 1.

Block I Block II Blocks I II Tables All All Neurology Neurology Hematology Hematology Musculoskeletal

26, 20 May 27, 21 May 28, 22 May (F) 29, 23 May 30, 24 May 31, 25 May (H) 32, 26 May 33, 27 May 34, 28 May ---35, 29 May (F) 30 May 31 May 01 June

GI GI GI Reproductive Reproductive Reproductive Endocrine Endocrine Endocrine Skin Images

36, 02 June 37, 03 June 38, 04 June 39, 05 June (F) 40, 06 June 41, 42, 43, 44, 07 08 09 10 June June June June

FA BRS Physiology Goljan RR FA BRS Physiology Goljan RR NBME 5 + 6 FA BRS Physiology Goljan RR FA FA HarpavatMicroCards Brenner PharmCards Pleasure read.

Renal Renal Renal Respiratory Respiratory Respiratory 8:30 AM commence. CV CV CV FA, areas of weakness. FA, areas of weakness. All GI, Reproductive, Endocrine House of God (Samuel Shem)

- - 11 June - - 12 June (F)

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Practice exam scores: Exam


USMLERx Simulation USMLE Practice (Prometric) NBME School (Written) USMLERx Simulation USMLERx Simulation NBME CBSSA 4 NBME CBSSA 5+6 USMLE Step 1

Date
Tuesday, 14 April Thursday, 16 April Tuesday, 21 April Saturday, 02 May Saturday, 16 May Saturday, 23 May Friday, 05 June Friday, 12 June, 2009

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Final exam score: ___ (__th Percentile)

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Tip: Error analysis is worth tracking in your Step 1 schedule. USMLERx keeps track of this for you, but you can create your own tables if you like. USMLERx
Date 28 March 2009 31 March 2009 08 April 2009 12 April 2009 14 April 2009 19 April 2009 23 April 2009 26 April 2009 28 April 2009 28 April 2009 Category CV + Respiratory CV + Respiratory CV CV + Respiratory + Renal CV + Respiratory + Renal All Behavioral Science All Pathology + Pathophysiology All % correct 62 64 83 75, 68 72 56 76 62 64