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by ayushman80
Tue Jan 01, 2008 8:31 pm
Forum: Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Topic: usmle vs comlex
Replies: 1
Views: 4170

usmle vs comlex

Does anyone know if DO who take USMLE have an advantage in competing for MD residencies? I've heard a disturbing statistic that only 72% of DOs pass USMLE first time vs 96% of MD students. If this is the case, anyone know if this is due to a lack of preparation in DO schools? Or does it indicate a l...
by ayushman80
Tue Jan 01, 2008 3:22 pm
Forum: Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Topic: USMLE and COMLEX
Replies: 0
Views: 2884

USMLE and COMLEX

When competing for residencies does it matter which boards you have taken (USMLE or COMLEX)? Does anyone know if the scores from the two boards are even comparable? My sister is at a DO school right now and she only took the COMLEX. I think that she's facing some problems because she didn't take the...
by ayushman80
Tue Jan 01, 2008 3:21 pm
Forum: Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Topic: USMLE and COMLEX
Replies: 0
Views: 2636

USMLE and COMLEX

When competing for residencies does it matter which boards you have taken (USMLE or COMLEX)? Does anyone know if the scores from the two boards are even comparable? My sister is at a DO school right now and she only took the COMLEX. I think that she's facing some problems because she didn't take the...
by ayushman80
Tue Jan 01, 2008 3:19 pm
Forum: Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Topic: USMLE vs COMLEX
Replies: 5
Views: 31546

USMLE vs COMLEX

When competing for residencies does it matter which boards you have taken (USMLE or COMLEX)? Does anyone know if the scores from the two boards are even comparable? My sister is at a DO school right now and she only took the COMLEX. I think that she's facing some problems because she didn't take the...
by ayushman80
Sat Dec 22, 2007 11:19 am
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: University of California: San Diego
Replies: 21
Views: 9186

community college education

I've heard both sides of the story. Some people say that community college works look bad and some say it doesn't matter as long as you do well. I tend to agree with the latter. As long as you're getting A's and learning something it wont really matter to the med school where you went to school at. ...