Anatomy for MRCS OSCEs (Wade Programme in Surgical Anatomy)
Provided by Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
About the course
CPD Points: 12
This two-day revision course is aimed at CT1/ST1 and above, primarily those planning to sit the Intercollegiate MRCS Part B OSCE Examination. The aim of the course is to augment knowledge, and to facilitate the understanding and learning of surgically applied anatomy with hands-on, 3-dimensional experience and discussion. The course is designed to allow small groups to work actively with cadaveric specimens and includes interactive sessions on surface anatomy and radiological anatomy.
This course aims to fully help candidates prepare for the Anatomy component of the MRCS Part B, focusing on the core functional and surgically relevant anatomy for trainees. The course is designed to augment knowledge and to facilitate the understanding and revision of surgically applied anatomy with hands-on, 3-dimensional experience and discussion. It is designed to help participants gain confidence in the recognition of structures and their relationships.
On completion of the course participants should be able to: 1. Apply anatomy to clinical examination and to radiological investigations; 2. Identify their strengths and weaknesses relating to anatomical knowledge