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by anamaky
Mon Jun 29, 2009 5:57 pm
Forum: Medical Students Forum
Topic: Attendance and grades
Replies: 4
Views: 10315

Re: Attendance and grades

That's interesting. anecdotally, I think that was the case at my medical school. some times I skipped lectures to catch up on reading, and some times I felt that some professors wasted my time in lecture (few and far in between), but for the most, I felt that if I read before the lecture (even if it...
by anamaky
Thu Apr 30, 2009 12:55 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Did I ruin my future??
Replies: 15
Views: 9361

Re: Did I ruin my future??

You need to keep in mind that medical schools run background checks now a days. I don't remember all that's asked of applicants to disclose on applications, but if there is a question where you need to disclose this type of information, you need to make sure that you don't lie on your application. I...
by anamaky
Fri Apr 24, 2009 7:03 pm
Forum: USMLE Forum
Topic: USMLE Step 2 - Need your advise
Replies: 5
Views: 10313

Re: USMLE Step 2 - Need your advise

see my post on this forum "how to do well on USMLE Step 2" it should answer a lot of your questions. Step 2 is easier than Step 1 in my opinion because it's much more clinically oriented and practical. CS is not difficult at all and you can take it before taking CK. The problems the patien...
by anamaky
Sun Mar 22, 2009 11:16 pm
Forum: Medical Students Forum
Replies: 7
Views: 4835


Dr. N. Thanks! I got the same impression as well and am very excited. One of my attendings was the head of their breast cancer program until two years ago and I got a lot of info from her about the program. Oluf: yes, I am very seriously considering Heme/Onc (am pretty sure about it). That's one of ...
by anamaky
Sat Mar 21, 2009 9:02 am
Forum: Medical Students Forum
Topic: Help! I am embarrassed!
Replies: 3
Views: 3172

Re: Help! I am embarrassed!

hmmm, I wonder if there is any medication for this? anti-anxiety meds? CaribMD also had a good suggestion. And remember during clinicals you'll only have to deal with this mainly during your surgery and ob/gyn rotations, so most of your rotations won't have any blood or gore in them :)