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BoardVitals USMLE Step 1 is a test question bank used to prepare for the actual Step 1 exam. The exam is recognized by both the Federation of State Medical Boards and the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME). It tests the ability of medical students to apply knowledge gained in basic sciences courses to the practice of medicine. The BoardVitals USMLE Step 1 product contains over 1500 questions and covers all categories included in the exam. They are:
- Audio Clip Questions
- Behavioral, Cultural, Ethics Environmental, and Psychosocial
- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
- Biology of cells
- Biology of Tissue Response to Disease
- Cardiovascular System
- Central and Peripheral Nervous System
- Endocrine System
- Gastrointestinal System
- Hematopoietic and Lymphoreticular Systems
- Human Development and Genetics
- Immune System
- Microbial Biology and Infection
- Multisystem Processes
- Musculoskeletal System
- Qualitative Methods
- Renal/Urinary System
- Reproductive System
- Respiratory System
- Skin and Related Connective Tissue
USMLE Step 1, Part 2 contains 30 numbered sets of questions.
User tools and features
Aside from containing over 1500 questions, in USMLE Step 1, all questions include answers and detailed explanations. Timed Mode and Review Mode are available. Individualized question recommendations based on student performance are generated by the product.
Type of coverage
Test question data bank.
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