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Individual Placement Description
Placement Neurology
Year F2
Region East
Hospital(s) Ninewells Hospital, Dundee
Main Duties of Placement
  • 9am ward round every day.
  • Consultant ward round on Friday.
  • Spoken full round with whole MDT on Wednesday.
Typical Work Pattern
  • 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday with two weeks of nights on Surgical HDU.
Learning Opportunities
  • Radiology and case presentation on Friday morning (8am-10am).
  • Journal club Monday lunchtime every week hosted by the junior twice in the block.
  • FY2 teaching as per delivered education programme.
  • Consultant teaching once a month.
Unique Selling Points
  • Good and close working relationship with registrars and consultants.
  • Good lumbar puncture practice.
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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