Course curriculum

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    DISCLAIMER

    • PLEASE READ BEFORE COMMENCING THE COURSE

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    ADD Yourself to this Whatsapp Group for Essential Communication!

    • Use this link as soon as you join I-EXCEL

  • 5

    12 Month Study Plan and Dropbox folder

    • Make sure you get through this syllabus!

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    Interviews with SIMG graduates and Examiners

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    General Exam Tips

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    Essential Frameworks - Patient Assessment

    • How to structure your patient assessment

    • How to structure your patient assessment AUDIO

    • How to structure your patient assessment PDF

    • Patient assessment Quiz

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    Essential Frameworks - Advanced Life Support

    • How to approach Advanced Life Support in this exam

    • ALS framework audio

    • ALS Framework PDF

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    Essential Frameworks - Problem solving and crises in anaesthesia

    • The initial approach to problems in theatre - The 4 Phase Approach

    • Phase 1 and 2 video lesson

    • Phase 1 and 2 audio file

    • Phase 3 and 4 video lesson

    • Phase 3 and 4 audio file

    • Problem solving presentation PDF resource

    • Crisis Resource Management in the exam

    • Crisis Resource Management Audio File

    • Crisis Resource Management PDF

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    How to effectively interpret investigations

    • How to read Arterial Blood Gases

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    Viva Session recordings

    • Viva Session 1 - Practice Vivas- 24 Aug 2021

    • Viva Session 2 - Practice Vivas- 31 Aug 2021

    • Viva session 3 - Opening Stem Drills- 7 Sept 2021

    • Viva Session 4 -Opening Stems- 14 Sep 2021

    • Viva session 5- Crises session 21 Sep 2021

    • Viva session 6- Obstetric Crises- 28 Sep 2021

    • Viva session 7 -ABGs- 5 Oct 2021

    • Viva Session 8- Practice Vivas- 12 October 2021

    • Viva session 9 - Rapid Fire Viva Practice-19 Oct 2021

    • ECG drills and vivas- 23 Nov 2021

    • Viva Opening Stems session - 30 Nov 21

    • Paediatric Viva session- Guest Speaker Dr Priya

    • Upper GI Viva session

    • Practice Viva Session- Guest Speaker Dr Charles

    • Random disease session with Lahiru

    • Practice Viva Session- Dr Jane

    • MedViva - Session 1 (09/03/22)

    • Anaesthetic Viva - Opening Stem Practice

    • MedViva - Complex Multisystem Diseases

    • MedViva - Being Succinct

    • Anaesthetic Viva - 4 more stems

    • NAP Studies - Viva Session with Lahiru

    • Practice Viva Session with Dr Alex Henry

    • Practice Viva Session with Dr Faith

    • Practice Viva Session with Dr James Correy

    • Neuro Disease in Pregnancy - VIVA practice with Lahiru

    • Difficult Decisions - VIVA practice with Lahiru

    • Subspecialty Topics- VIVA Practice with Sarah

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    Instructor Vivas

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    Next steps

    • Congratulation on completing the structures and frameworks lessons!

    • Essential Resources