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USMLE 2: PhysicianBoardReview Q&A app review: studious simplicity

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Introduction

USMLE 2: PhysicianBoardReview Q&A is a must-have iPhone and iPad app for any of you who are currently studying in preparation for your USMLE Step 2 examination as it covers a wide range of subjects.

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If you’re currently prepping for your USMLE Step 2 examination then it definitely makes sense to use an app like this as it will enable you to squeeze in some study sessions while you’re on the go without having to lug textbooks around.

A Rundown of the Chapters

To give you some idea of what you can expect to find in this app, here is a rundown of the chapters or topics included:

  • Diseases of the Blood & Blood Forming Organs
  • Renal, Urinary, & Male Reproductive Systems
  • Mental Disorders
  • Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue
  • Diseases of the Respiratory System
  • Diseases of the Nervous System and Special Senses
  • Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • Injury & Poisoning
  • General Principles
  • Disorders of Pregnancy,Childbirth and the Puerperium
  • Infectious & Parasitic Diseases
  • Nutritional & Digestive Disorders
  • Gynecologic Disorders
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Across these chapters you’ll find around a hundred different questions to test your knowledge of the subject matter, or alternatively you can use Review Mode to view the answers before tackling the questions.

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View Your Personal Report Card

Each question within USMLE 2: PhysicianBoardReview Q&A includes a detailed explanation of the answer to develop your understanding further, and you can also use Shuffle Mode to make things a little more difficult by randomizing the questions.

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What’s more, at any point you can check your report card to see how you’ve been performing on the tests to date. This is a great way of seeing what your success rate is in various chapters so you know where your weak points are.

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Pros & Cons

Pros

  • Study for your USMLE Step 2 examination in an intelligent manner
  • Includes one hundred different questions to test your knowledge of the subject matter
  • Each question includes a detailed explanation of the answer to develop your understanding
  • Questions are categorized for easier browsing
  • View your preparation progress by checking your report card
  • Study in Shuffle Mode to randomize the questions for a harder challenge

Cons                                                                    

  • There is nothing negative to say about this ap​p

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Final Words

USMLE 2: PhysicianBoardReview Q&A is well worth considering if you’re studying for the USMLE Step 2 and want an iPhone and iPad app to facilitate the process.

 

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MarkBangs

Mark is an opinionated writer who loves to review apps. In 2012, he started reviewing Apple apps on a regular basis and wonders how he survived up to that point without these apps.