Preparing for the USMLE Step 1 is one of the greatest challenges faced by a med student. Whether you’re an M2 heading toward your test date with destiny or an IMG/FMG who is chasing the dream of taking the Step 1, the journey often seems perilous. However, with the right mindset and the right approach, you can achieve your objective. But…you need to have a plan. That’s why we’ve introduced our new Rx Study Planner.
Here is a question dissection from our recent Secrets of the USMLE webinar, where we unpacked a set of cardiovascular questions. This question comes from the USMLE-Rx Step 1 Qmax question bank. If you want to try some questions for yourself, take USMLE-Rx for a 5-day test drive. […]
Do you struggle with cardio? Are you wondering how to tackle the variety of cardio questions that will be coming your way on the USMLE Step 1? If so, join Dr. Tao Le (lead editor of the First Aid series), along with other members of the USMLE-Rx team […]
It’s no surprise that First Aid is used by every medical student because there is no resource like it. Most students will tell you that “if it’s in First Aid, you’re likely going to see it on the actual exam.” That’s because First Aid is essentially your blueprint […]
The new 2020 edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 has published! And while each edition of First Aid is significant, this one is particularly special to us, since it’s the 30th anniversary edition. As Dr. Tao Le and Dr. Vikas Bhushan note in their foreword, […]
With the holidays upon us and block exams behind us, this is the perfect time to reflect on how far you’ve come and where you want to go in 2020. Are you starting medical school and wondering about the USMLE? Or are you flying through second year and […]
Are you one of the growing number of med students who will be attending AAMC’s Learn Serve Lead conference this weekend in Phoenix? Whether you want to learn more about Rx Bricks, hear about how USMLE-Rx prepares students for the boards, or simply get your photo taken with the senior […]
By Molly Lewis Pumpkin pie – one of my absolute favorite things! Memorizing biochemistry pathways – um, not quite as high on the favorites list…. However, combining the two = a palatable combination!
USMLE-Rx is very proud to announce the fifth grand prize winner of the Rx Challenge! Thousands of med students from around the world have entered to see why the questions from Step 1 Qmax are rated so highly when it comes to preparing for the USMLE Step 1 exam. During the Rx […]
As part of our ongoing quest to help med students study more efficiently, we released an updated version of Study Stream today. Based on extensive user research and good old-fashioned number-crunching, our data science team has fine-tuned our spaced repetition algorithm and adjusted the user interface so that […]