|Individual Placement Description|
|Placement||Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery|
|Hospital(s)||Aberdeen Royal Infirmary|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Clerking of acute admissions to trauma unit and ongoing perioperative care. Clinics and operating sessions are not mandatory.
|Typical Work Pattern||
The on-call rota is approved as compliant and is 1 in 9 at present with an afternoon off following a night resident on-call.
Daily trauma meeting and presentation of cases. Weekly trauma X-ray meeting. Ward-based teaching on daily basis. Bimonthly morbidity/mortality and audit meetings.
As above plus mandatory Postgraduate teaching session
|Unique Selling Points||
Busy tertiary referral trauma unit serving North East Scotland and Islands. Opportunity to work with motivated trauma consultants with keen interest in ongoing clinical research
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|