Repeatedly Asked Topics in USMLE Step 1 – Online Forum trends 2010-2014

These are some of the buzzing topics and trends found in online USMLE forums since 2010. The topics below represent experiences of people who have taken their Step 1 test.  For your ease we’ve tried to search those topics on FA and have provided respective page numbers. Asterisks have been put on ultra HY topics.

  1. Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (First Aid 2013 page 207)
  2. Bruton’s Agammaglobulinemia (First Aid 2013 page 206)
  3. Common Variable Immunodeficiency (First Aid 2013 page 206)
  4. Digoxin Mechanism and Indication (First Aid 2013 page 282)***
  5. Digoxin Toxicity (First Aid 2013 page 282)***
  6. Multiple Myeloma Pathophysiology (First Aid 2013 page 363)
  7. Multiple Myeloma Symptoms (First Aid 2013 page 363)***
  8. Dilated cardiomyopathy (First Aid 2013 page 272)
  9. Restrictive cardiomyopathy (First Aid 2013 page 272)
  10. Bacterial endocarditis (First Aid 2013 page 274)
  11. Rheumatic fever (First Aid 2013 page 274)***
  12. Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (First Aid 2013 page 490)
  13. Varicella zoster (First Aid 2013 page 156)***
  14. Tuberous sclerosis (First Aid 2013 page 85)***
  15. Von Hippel Lindau (First Aid 2013 page 85) ***
  16. P450 inducers (First Aid 2013 page 242)
  17. Henoch Schonlein Purpura (First Aid 2013 page 277)***
  18. Vitamin A Toxicity (First Aid 2013 page 90)
  19. Vitamin D Toxicity (First Aid 2013 page 94)
  20. Wernicke Korsakoff (First Aid 2013 page 90)***

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