Resources and Advice from DO Students: Courses

Fourth Year Surgery

Electronic Resources

  • Kaplan
  • Websites
    • UptoDate


  • First Aid for the USMLE Step 2
  • NMS Surgery Review*
  • Pestana Surgery Notes*
  • Secrets to Surgery
  • Step Up to Step 2
  • Surgery Case Files
  • Surgical Recall*

Additional Resources

  • USMLEWorld


  • You need to learn about fluids!
  • Practice suturing, techniques and know how to properly scrub in.
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