USMLE Book List Step 2 and 3 to prepare for practicing medicine in USA

USMLE Step 2 Clinical Knowledge

Prefer Kaplan lecture notes for step 2 or you may also choose to use this combination for your study:

  1. NMS Medicine (National Medical Series for Independent Study) by Susan Wolfsthal

  2. Crush Step 2: The Ultimate USMLE Step 2 Review by Adam Brochert

  3. Blueprints Obstetrics and Gynecology (Blueprints Series) by Tamara L Callahan and Aaron B Caughey

  4. Blueprints Pediatrics (Blueprints Series) by Bradley S Marino and Katie S Fine

  5. Blueprints Psychiatry (Blueprints Series) by Michael J Murphy and Ronald L Cowan

  6. Blueprints Surgery (Blueprints Series) by Seth J Karp

  7. Kaplan Medical USMLE Step 2 CK Qbook by Kaplan

USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills

  1. Review the applicant guide instruction sheet or counseling on the following link Clinical Sill Exam

  2. First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS: Clinical Skills Exam (First Aid USMLE) by Tao Le and Vikas Bhushan

  3. CS Videos:

    1. Virginia Medicine

    2. Itnues

    3. ELU

    4. 15 days free Webcampus

USMLE Step 3

  1. USMLE World MCQs and CCS

  2. Kaplan Master the boards

  3. Kaplan Medical USMLE Medical Ethics: The 100 Cases You Are Most Likely to See on the Exam (Kaplan USMLE) by Conrad Fischer