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Individual Placement Description
Placement General Surgery
Programme W9,W16
Year F1
Region West
Hospital(s) University Hospital Wishaw
Main Duties of Placement

Team-based working in small teams with named Consultant.

Typical Work Pattern

Out of hours 1 week in 10 working 4pm-10pm weekends.

Learning Opportunities

Tuesday X-ray meeting.

Wednesday Core Curriculum meeting.

Thursday Journal Club.

Friday Grand Rounds.

MM bi-monthly.


Wednesday Core Curriculum Teaching is mandatory.

Unique Selling Points

Work in traditional team-based structure across wards for named Consultant.

Good team working with regular Consultant ward-rounds and registrar support.

Employer Information
It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.

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