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Individual Placement Description
Placement Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Programme W25,W28,W29,W32
Year F2
Region West
Hospital(s) Glasgow Royal Infirmary
Main Duties of Placement

Intrapartum care.

Obstetric and Gynaecology Emergencies.

Obstetric and Gynaecology Elective.

Antenatal Care.

OP, Theatres, IP work for tertiary referral services.

Typical Work Pattern

Full shift.

Learning Opportunities

Ward round.

Dedicated teaching session.

Lots of supervised “hands on”.


Mandatory FY2 Teaching.

Departmental teaching for first on-call grade – 1 hour per week.

Postgraduate teaching weekly (up to 2 hours).

Unique Selling Points

Supportive Environment with ready access to consultants and middle grade staff.

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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