Course Details - A Preparation Course for Examinations in General Surgery
- When is this course held?
To be confirmed
- Where is this course held?
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- How much will this course cost?
From £375 - View more information below
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- Is CPD awarded for this course?
Yes, 18 Hours
- Course/Event group: Surgical Course | See more Surgical Courses
A Preparation Course for Examinations in General Surgery
This course is suitable for those taking examinations in General Surgery, or other Post graduate surgical examinations such as MS, DNB, MD FCPS and JSCFE. The course is ideal for those appearing for the examination in 4 to 6 weeks although some may benefit from doing the course a few months before the intended examination date.
The course will be held at:
4/112 Mount Poonamalle Road
The course is ideal for those appearing for the examination in 4 to 6 weeks although some may benefit from doing the course a few months before the intended examination date.
Small group and individual teaching/vivas. No lectures. Candidates will have the opportunity to participate in one on one vivas as in the exam. Slides of images and pathology specimens will be projected and participants will be asked common examination questions. Emphasis will be laid on all participants to answer questions.
Each participant will be given time to hone their discussion skills with an examiner and to present the findings confidently. All the curriculum topics in general surgery will be covered in detail: Emergency surgery (including trauma) and Critical care, General Surgery and the General Surgical specialities– upper and lower GI tract, hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery, endocrine, breast, vascular, transplantation, general surgery of childhood & academic viva.
To prepare candidates taking post graduate Examinations in General Surgery
On completion of this course the candidate will be able to:
- Describe the techniques required to pass the oral and clinical parts of Section 2 of the exam.
- Will be able to present and discuss clinical cases as in examination situations
Course Fee £375
Course Fee for Members/Fellows £338.00
Professor Douglas McWhinnie