|Individual Placement Description|
|Placement||Obstetrics and Gynaecology|
|Hospital(s)||Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Care of women antenatally, postnatally and intrapartum with both inpatient and outpatient activity.
Management and care of emergency and elective gynaecology patients.
Attendance at gynaecology outpatient clinics.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Full shift with night duties for obstetrics.
Hospital at night team for ward-based gynaecology problems after 11pm.
Clinical teaching in acute and outpatient settings.
Close supervision by seniors.
Weekly hospital-based postgraduate lunchtime meetings.
Mandatory departmental teaching Friday lunchtime.
Weekly CTG discussion.
|Unique Selling Points||
Exposure to broad range of obstetric and gynaecology problems with several sub-specialities covered. As it is a medical and surgical specialty, good basis for several career options.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|