FRCS Trauma and Orthopaedics Viva
- Author/s: Davies, Nev; Jackson, Will; Price, Andrew; Rees, Jonathan; Lavy, Christopher B.D.
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- ISBN: 9780199647095
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publication date: 10 August 2012
- Dimensions: 169mm (Width), 237mm (Height), 11mm (Spine width)
- Weight: 402g
Based on the highly successful Oxford revision course, this book helps candidates prepare for the viva section of the FRCS Trauma and Orthopaedics exam. Drawn from questions asked in the Oxford revision course, this title provides a tried and tested revision tool, ideal for this high-pressure examination.
FRCS Trauma and Orthopaedics Viva offers a unique approach to this high stakes exam, from the team behind the highly successful Oxford revision course. Based on the principle that viva candidates improve their technique by observing and learning from others, the author team have created a best-practice formula for dealing with the individual scenarios. The book is set out in a simple format, with viva topics introduced by an an initial clinical photograph, radiograph or diagram. Sets of questions follow underneath with the suggested answers on the next page. This allows the reader to work in pairs, groups or on their own. Based on the Oxford Revision Course, this book is already a tried and tested revision tool, ideal for this high-pressure examination.
VIVA TABLE 1 - HANDS AND PAEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS
2. Paediatric orthopaedics
VIVA TABLE 2 - BASIC SCIENCE
3. Tissues anatomy and pathology
4. Mechanics and tribology
5. Statistics and imaging
VIVA TABLE 3 - TRAUMA
6. Lower limb and pelvic trauma
7. Spine and upper extremity trauma
VIVA TABLE 4 - ADULT PATHOLOGY
8. Foot and ankle
12. Shoulder and elbow