ANAESTHESIA viva misc

IT’S EXAM TIME!

A Bootcamp is planned for 2020 in the interval between the March/May and August/October exams (probably in June)… To be advised soon.

REMEMBER TO STAY CALM

Watch STAYING CALM at a viva

CONFIRMATION BIAS IS TO BE AVOIDED

In any viva – keep an open mind and listen to what the examiner tells you. Do not allow yourself to get sucked in to the vortex of CONFIRMATION BIAS

https://vimeo.com/260703888

LUNG TRANSPLANT + LAPAROSCOPY

This is a viva without any dramas – no hypotension, no hypoxia, no fires, no anaphylaxis. It DOES require the candidate to focus on a PARTICULAR patient and operation and to defend their choices for that context.

Watch LUNG Tx + lap viva

 https://vimeo.com/268120104

2yo EXPLOSION

There is a lot to consider in this viva – burns, explosions, boats, resuscitation and that’s before the operation…watch a 2yo EXPLOSION

ENDOCRINE

www.endotext.org

This is a free complete source for clinical endocrinology – there are a lot of people who have endocrine conditions who present for exams

CICO