USMLE® Books

USMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes

Get the newest edition of the only *official *Kaplan lecture notes for USMLE Step 1 available for sale—complete with comprehensive information you need to ace this section of the boards and match into the residency of your choice.


  • Up to date: Updated annually by Kaplan’s all-star medical expert faculty
  • Complete: Contains over 2,700 pages in 7 full-color volumes
  • Integrated: Packed with clinical correlations and bridges between disciplines
  • Learner-efficient: Organized in outline format with high-yield summary boxes
  • Trusted: Used by thousands of med students each year to succeed on USMLE Step 1
  • Cost-effective: $384.93 value
  • Extensive: Includes 7 volumes in set—Pathology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, Immunology and Microbiology, Anatomy, and Behavioral Science/Social Sciences

United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) is a joint program of the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) and the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME)

Master the Boards USMLE Step 2 CK

With exclusive test­-day tips and targeted review from USMLE expert Conrad Fischer, MD, Master the Boards USMLE Step 2 CK gives you the information you need to know to excel on the exam and match into the residency program you want. Designed to work with Kaplan's Step 2 High Yield course, this new edition is the highest yield full­-color review book for the Clinical Knowledge exam. If it is not likely to appear on the test, it is not in this book.


New in the 3rd edition:

  • Revised DSM V classifications
  • New JNC 8 guidelines for hypertension
  • The latest guidelines for hepatitis C management
  • 57 new diagnostic/management algorithms and tables
  • 57 new diagnostic images and illustrations in full-color
  • Logical, step­-by­-step approach to patient care
  • Guidance on the order in which steps should be taken
  • Tips for recognizing incorrect answers
  • Exam­-like questions for every disease
  • Each disease topic presented in question format: What is the most likely diagnosis? What is the best initial test? What is the most accurate diagnostic test? What is the treatment?

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High-yield USMLE Step 3 review from the market leader

With exclusive test day tips and targeted review from USMLE expert Conrad Fischer, MD, Master the Boards USMLE Step 3 helps you identify highly tested concepts, sharpen recall, and recognize the most likely answer on the test. Fully updated and redesigned, this full-color review book ensures there are no surprises on test day.


  • New design with hundreds of full-color diagnostic images and calculations
  • Exam-like focus on best initial diagnostic test, most accurate test, and most likely diagnosis
  • Step-by-step approach to diagnosis and management
  • Concise patient safety notes
  • Practical CCS tips
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