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  1. Board Exams (USMLE/PLAB)
    We all have heard about big scores 260, 270 etc. but rarely someone emphasizes on the importance of reading the "QUESTION STEM". No one can deny the fact that you've to read the whole paragraph containing all the vital clues, not only that lab values mentioned in it can cause a great deal of...
  2. Med Studentz Lounge
    a perspective from doctors around Pakistan? upto what extent residency from USA is valued in Pakistan? and what about FCPS in comparison with USMLE. JazakAllah.
  3. Board Exams (USMLE/PLAB)
    I'm a third year medical student at Dow and I know I should be preparing for Steps and all, but every time I try, I get so overwhelmed and have no idea how to start or where to start! I know everyone says First Aid over and over again, butI feel like I don't know enough to even go through that...
  4. Pakistan Medical Schools
    Hello , I am confused about usmle. After Trump's arrival will there be any change in usmle ? which option is more secure? usmle or plab? What if one does usmle and don't get a job in US? what will he do in Pakistan then? His time will be wasted , money gone? How many of the students who prepare...
  5. Introductions
    I have applied to UHS medical colleges and also in FMDC I might get admission in FMDC but I want to go for USMLE and I have heard that Med College matters a lot in this case King Edward is known thorough out the world and chances to clear the interview in USMLE become alot better if you are KE...
  6. Pakistan Medical Schools
    Salam I recently sat for the MCAT in 2015 and achieved and overall aggregate of 86.18% meaning that I will most certainly make it to a govt college in Punjab. Though from Lahore, I will most certainly not be getting an admission in my hometown but I might just have a chance for Rawalpindi...
  7. United States Medical Schools
    Hey. I'll be starting my MBBS this November from either King Edward or Allama Iqbal InShaAllah but my ultimate wish is to settle in Canada along with my family as a Cardiac surgeon. Can someone please outline the path I need to take? As in, give details on these exams like usmle which I need to...
  8. United States Medical Schools
    Salam. I have currently completed my A levels and am preparing for Mcat. I ultimately plan on becoming a Cardiac Surgeon in Canada or the USA. Please guide me as to what is the degree/course for specialization in cardiac surgery called in the US after MBBS from KEMU hopefully (InShaAllah pray...
  9. Dental Discussions
    Do Pakistani Dental students get opportunities to apply for residency abroad? Some procedure which is equivalent to the USMLE/PLAB? How tough is it and is it better practicing here or abroad? Help.
  10. Pakistan Medical Schools
    Hey guys i have 81.55% Uhs aggregate. That is 793/900 Matric, 960/1100 Fsc and 832/1100 Mcat. My CMH aggregate up until now is 72.000 something. Please keep in mind i want to apply for residency in USA :P, also i may wanna try out CSS at the end as well :P. Anyway i called CMH and they said...
  11. Pakistan Medical Schools
    Hey Guys i need some serious help, my UHS aggregate is 81.55 something, i am thinking about applying to Shalamar and Shifa. my problem is i am really looking forward to USMLE and residency in US, also studies mean more to me than parties :?. Which one should i apply to? Which has better faculty...
  12. Pakistan Medical Schools
    Assalam alaikum, I'm a 3rd year MBBS student of a private medical college in Karachi, and increasingly these days I'm finding myself losing interest and motivation in my medical studies. I'm one of those people who was mostly convinced by my parents to do MBBS, and although Alhamdulillah I...
  13. Introductions
    My name is Antonio, originally from the states but studying in Baja California, Mexico. I'm a 5th/8th semester student, currently in clinicals. I don't know where I want to practice yet, I will be taking my Step 1 of the USMLE hopefully next summer (2013). I'm also happily married and have a 5...
  14. Pakistan Medical Schools
    Salaam guys. I was just wondering what sort of residencies are possible to match in USA after graduating from Shifa and passing the USMLE Step 1. Also, In the U.S we apply to residencies in the 4th year of medical school- which is the last year before you graduate. So should I apply to the...
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