USMLE Step 3
The purpose of the test is to assess the knowledge and skills of physicians who intend to practice, independently in the future.
- Evaluating severity of patient problems and managing therapy are
- Most of the cases for the examination are patient centric and more emphasis is given to the case of ambulatory patients.
STEP : 3 is divided into 2 areas,
- Clinical Encounter
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- Physicians task : - It concentrates on various elements that are critical in a patient physicians encounters, such as patient problems that are new or ongoing, any underlying problem, chronology of events and urgency of intervention
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