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Individual Placement Description
Placement Gastroenterology
Programme N3,N6,N8
Year F1
Region North
Hospital(s) Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Main Duties of Placement

Training would include acute medicine, bleeding unit cover with all upper and lower GI bleeds coming through the unit, care of other inpatient Gastroenterology emergencies including liver failure, inflammatory bowel disease etc. Exposure to one or two outpatient clinics in gastroenterology will also be available.

Typical Work Pattern
Learning Opportunities

Ward teaching and journal clubs.


1x 1h mandatory teaching for FY1.

Unique Selling Points
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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