Thread: Pathway to become a surgeon
22-12-2010, 07:48 PM #11
btw, ST3 is the beginning of your registrar/resident post. CT posts are basically surgical intern posts.
23-12-2010, 03:09 AM #12
Unless you want to do neurosurgery in which case you skip the CT years and go straight into ST1 after F2 and, AFAIK, do that for about 8 years until you apply for a consultancy post.PCMD- Year 5/IntercalatingImperial Cardiovascular Sciences 2013-2014
09-02-2011, 02:34 AM #13
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Go to the royal college of surgeons england website, they have a fantastic page detailing all you want to know.Ignore List
Gizmo says -
"Lowering entry requirements therefore runs the short term risk of increased numbers of students dropping out of medical school, or the longer term risk of less well qualified medical entrants becoming less competent doctors."
Prof McManus - Prof of Medical Education