Master Pass the Primary Frca Structured Oral Exam Guide

Author: Kate McCombe
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1785231057
Release Date: 2016-01-08
Genre: Medical

Packed with new guidelines and current hot topics, this book and its companion The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Examination Study Guide 1 are the definitive revision aids to the Primary FRCA structured oral examination. The new second edition is revised and updated in line with the new Royal College of Anaesthetists guide, with six new sections and a complete update of the existing content.

The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Examination Study Guide 1

Author: Lara Wijayasiri
Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing
ISBN: 9781846192708
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

Sample questions accurately reflect the examination, while model answers are systematically structured with definitions and classifications, and illustrated with essential diagrams and graphs. The books provide clear and concise explanations to key scientific concepts, and problem-based answers to clinical scenarios.

The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Exam Guide 2 Second Edition

Author: Kate McCombe
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781498786959
Release Date: 2016-02-23
Genre: Medical

This book is the definitive revision aid to the Primary FRCA structured oral examination. The second edition is revised and updated in line with the new Royal College of Anaesthetists guide, with eight new sections to reflect changes to the RCA’s model questions and a major revision of six of the existing sections. Packed with new guidelines and current hot topics, this second volume covers pharmacology, special patient groups and critical incidents in depth. Following the exam syllabus, the guide offers a pragmatic approach to help readers through the tangled thickets of the Primary.

The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Exam Guide 1 Second Edition

Author: Lara Wijayasiri
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781498783521
Release Date: 2016-03-23
Genre: Medical

The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Examination Study Guide 1 is the definitive revision aid to the Primary FRCA structured oral examination. This second edition is revised and updated in line with the new Royal College of Anaesthetists ‘Guide to the Primary FRCA’, with over 20 new topics to reflect changes to the RCoA’s model questions and major revisions to graphs, diagrams and many of the pre-existing sections. Packed with new guidelines and current hot topics, this first volume covers physiology and physics. The nearly 50 physiology topics covered include lung function, hypoxia, acid–base balance, pain pathways, oxygen transport, cerebral blood flow and more. Nearly 30 physics topics are covered including gas laws, oxygen measurement, cardiac output monitoring, safety features of the anaesthetic machine, resuscitation bags and valves, depth of anaesthesia monitoring and more. The second edition of this hugely popular book is improved in clarity and content but stays true to the pragmatic approach adopted by the authors in the first edition.

Master Pass the Primary Frca Structured Oral Exam Guide 1 Second Edition

Author: Lara Wijayasiri
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1785230980
Release Date: 2016-01-08
Genre: Medical

Packed with new guidelines and current hot topics, this book and its companion The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Examination Study Guide 2are the definitive revision aid to the Primary FRCA structured oral examination. The new second edition is revised and updated in line with the new Royal College of Anaesthetists guide, with 8 new sections/chapters to reflect changes to the RCA's model questions and major revision for 6 of the existing sections/chapters.

The Final FRCA Structured Oral Examination

Author: Bobby Krishnachetty
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781498794596
Release Date: 2017-07-12
Genre: Medical

The Final FRCA Structured Oral Examination is the last step before earning the initials FRCA and becoming a Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists. This comprehensive revision aid has been compiled by two talented authors who have been running a course on this subject for three years. Motivated to make the cases as close as possible to the exam, they have collected a vast database of questions from their trainees and the book reflects a variety of commonly asked themes. In addition, there are contributions from 11 consultants and registrars, who are all experts in their fields. The clear layout and easy to read style prepares students for the examination environment and focuses on the specific areas and responses examiners look for. The style of questions mimics the exam and there are added tutorials for ECG interpretation and radiology which will benefit trainees immensely in their preparation.

Dr Podcast Scripts for the Primary FRCA

Author: Rebecca A. Leslie
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107401013
Release Date: 2011-05-05
Genre: Medical

Dr Podcast (www.dr-podcast.com) is a great way to revise for the FRCA exams and has been met with widespread enthusiasm from candidates. It provides podcasts of questions and model answers with no redundant material. Dr Podcast scripts are now available in print format. Containing the scripts of all 90 individual podcasts from the Dr Podcast Primary FRCA collection, they also include diagrams the reader can draw to explain their answers. They cover the entire syllabus for the Primary FRCA, allowing the readers to experience the style of the questions likely to be asked and providing tips on how to excel in the exam. Each podcast is written by a successful candidate who has insight and experience of the exam, and all material has been reviewed by experienced consultants with detailed knowledge of the educational standards. For those preparing for the Primary FRCA exams, Dr Podcast scripts are a must.

Essentials of Equipment in Anaesthesia Critical Care and Peri Operative Medicine E Book

Author: Baha Al-Shaikh
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702071966
Release Date: 2017-11-30
Genre: Medical

Essentials of Equipment in Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Peri-Operative Medicine is a highly practical textbook for trainees in anaesthesia and an invaluable guide for all those who work with anaesthetic equipment, including anaesthetic and intensive care nurses and operating department practitioners. The superbly organized and easy-to read format of the book has been retained from previous editions. The text has been comprehensively updated and more focused on the FRCA with the addition of exam tips and new questions. A new chapter addresses the topical and ever expanding field of ‘Point of Care Testing’ in anaesthesia and intensive care. Clear colour photographs and illustrations as well as over 100 interactive self-assessment OSCE questions complete this concise account of anaesthetic equipment and its use in clinical settings.

Viva Practice for the FRCS Urol Examination

Author: M. Arya
Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing
ISBN: 9781846193170
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

This is the first revision book to be published specifically for candidates sitting the FRCS(Urol) examination. It presents a selection of questions arising from common clinical scenarios along with detailed model answers. The emphasis is on current concepts and topics asked in the exam. Each chapter has been written by senior urology trainees who have recently passed the examination, in conjunction with experienced consultant urological surgeons. In addition to FRCS(Urol) examination candidates, this book will also be relevant to those sitting the FEBU or MSc urology examination, or to established consultants seeking a useful refresher text in areas outside their subspecialist interest.

FRCS General Surgery Viva Topics and Revision Notes

Author: Stephen Brennan
Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing
ISBN: 9781846194986
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Medical

What are the indications for necrosectomy? How you perform an EUA for acute peri-anal sepsis? What do you understand by the term Early Goal-Directed Therapy (EGDT)? Remember: this is a consultant's exam, and giving a range of options is not good enough. You must tell the examiner what you as a consultant are going to do. The FRCS is a uniquely challenging prospect; highly detailed, wide-ranging and encompassing both theory and practice. Preparation for this exam can be very difficult, and resources tailored to it are scarce. As the consolidated notes of a recent successful candidate, this book is an essential resource when preparing for the viva. The wide variety of questions require you to define, diagnose or choose between treatment options, while MCQs and SBAs help you to objectively evaluate your progress - a unique supplement to your study plan. Answers provided are comprised of an invaluable combination of detailed written answers and lists that will remind you of key points and help you structure your preparation.

Dermatology Postgraduate MCQs and Revision Notes

Author: James Halpern
Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing
ISBN: 9781846194405
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

Postgraduates studying dermatology -- for example for the Royal College of Physicians postgraduate specialist certificate examination in the subject -- can face a frustrating lack of appropriate revision aids. Reference books can be too exhaustive or insufficiently up-to-date to be helpful, while undergraduate and introductory texts lack the necessary detail and depth. This book is specifically designed for postgraduate examinations. Providing much more than a cheat sheet' of questions and answers, its chapters are designed to be studied in sequence, each building on the last to develop a strong overall understanding. Common and introductory topics are briefly discussed and an understanding of basic dermatology is assumed, with MCQs (multiple choice questions) following the widespread best of five' format.

ENT MCQs for Medical Students

Author: Gurdeep Singh Mannu
Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing
ISBN: 9781846193897
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) surgery has traditionally been a difficult and specialised topic in undergraduate medicine and for junior doctors. Many textbooks are too detailed for undergraduate use, or lack self assessment questions to help those wishing to underpin their learning. This concise and easy-to-read self-assessment guide aims to clarify the topic, and find and fill gaps in understanding. The multiple choice questions (MCQs) contained cover all levels of knowledge and the learning objectives of most of the UK medical school curricula, aiding preparation for end of unit, module and final exams for ENT. This book will be an excellent companion for clinics and teaching sessions and an excellent revision primer for graduate entry medical curricula. This book will be a valuable companion for clinics and teaching sessions and an indispensable revision primer for graduate entry medical curricula.

MCQs in Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy

Author: Herman Sehmbi
Publisher: Radcliffe Pub
ISBN: 1846199719
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Medical

This revision guide provides essential information in a concise manner and targets trainees with an interest in regional anaesthesia who may be taking any MCQ-based exam in the specialty. Divided into nine clear chapters, it serves both as an overview and as examination practice. Each topic is approached systematically to explain relevant concepts, including anatomy and physiology, and techniques of nerve blockage and their indications, contraindications and complications. It also includes notoriously difficult and often avoided topics such as pain therapy and statistics. The book is fully referenced, has over 120 tables and 90 illustrations to aid comprehension and an appendix that includes vital information for rapid and effective revision.

Clinical Notes for the FRCA E Book

Author: Charles Deakin
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702050756
Release Date: 2011-03-31
Genre: Medical

New edition of a successful book of concise notes on clinical aspects of the examination for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaethetists. It has been fully updated to reflect changes in the examination syllabus. This will be an ideal revision guide for trainee anaesthetists sitting the FRCA and similar examinations. Concise notes for the clinical part of the FRCA. Appendix covers the up to date syllabus for the examination. Incudes appropriate guidelines and reports from the Association of Anaesthetists. Each section ends with list of further reading.

Dr Podcast Scripts for the Final FRCA

Author: Rebecca A. Leslie
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107401006
Release Date: 2011-07-28
Genre: Medical

Dr Podcast (www.dr-podcast.com) is a great way to revise for the FRCA exams and has been met with widespread enthusiasm from candidates. It provides podcasts of questions and model answers with no redundant material. Dr Podcast scripts are now available in print format. Containing the scripts of all 103 individual podcasts from the Dr Podcast Final FRCA collection, they also include diagrams the reader can draw to explain their answers. They cover the entire syllabus for the Final FRCA, allowing the readers to experience the style of the questions likely to be asked and providing tips on how to excel in the exam. Each podcast is written by a successful candidate who has insight and experience of the exam, and all material has been reviewed by experienced consultants with detailed knowledge of the educational standards. For those preparing for the Final FRCA exams, Dr Podcast scripts are a must.