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This guide provides instructional tutorial for the use of the exam prep resource Board Vitals

Introduction to BoardVitals

BoardVitals is a comprehensive exam prep resource provided for free to all students by the ATSU Library. BoardVitals is an interactive testing program covering the following exams:

  • USMLE (Steps 1, 2, and 3)
  • Shelf Exams (Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, OB/GYN, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, and Surgery)

Using BoardVitals, you can take comprehensive practice exams for all the topics listed above as well as create custom exams that focus on particular subject areas - making them also a useful tool for studying for course exams. Additionally, BoardVitals can track your performance in different subject areas across time so you can identify the areas you need to study the most.

Additionally, faculty may create assignments and exams for students using BoardVitals.

BoardVitals Introduction Video

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