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Applied Surgical Sciences & Critical Care for MRCS OSCE

This book prepares surgical trainees for the Applied Surgical Sciences and Critical Care stations within the MRCS OSCE (Part B). Each clinical scenario and its questions /answers are presented in the same format as candidates will be tested in the exam. With 360 questions spread amongst 47 clinical scenarios (34 stems), this book in intended to be a valuable companion for those appearing for the MRCS OSCE in one of the UK Surgical Royal Colleges, as well as similar examinations elsewhere in the world.

List of topics
  • Acid-base imbalance
  • Acute abdomen
  • Anticoagulation therapy
  • Aorto-enteric fistula
  • ARDS
  • Bleeding and haemostasis
  • Blood transfusion
  • Bowel obstruction
  • Burns
  • Colonic fistula
  • Compartment syndrome
  • Endocrine disorders and emergencies
  • Epidural anaesthesia
  • Gastric outlet obstruction
  • Head injury
  • Heart block
  • Hypothermia
  • Inotropes
  • Local anaesthesia
  • Metabolic response to surgery
  • Paediatric conditions
  • Renal injuries
  • Respiratory physiology
  • Shock
  • SIRS/Sepsis
  • Septic arthritis
  • Splenic injuries
  • Starling's law of the heart
  • Surgical microbiology
  • Total parenteral nutrition
  • TURP syndrome
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Wound healing

ISBN: 978-93-80573-55-7

Print Copy
£ 16.99

Electronic copy
£ 8.99
(Ref. ASSCC01)

Authors’ details

Miss Yan Li Goh, MBChB, MRCS, PG Dip Clin Ed
Research Registrar in General Surgery
Arrowe Park Hospital, Wirral
United Kingdom

Miss Yan Mei Goh, MBChB, MRCS, PG Dip Clin Ed
Speciality Trainee in General Surgery
North West Deanery
Manchester, United Kingdom

Professor Stuart Enoch MBBS, PGCert (Med Sci), MRCSEd, MRCS (Eng), PhD
Director of Education and Research
Doctors Academy Group
Cardiff, United Kingdom

Print copy (Soft back)
  • Print Copy: 130 pages
  • Multicolor printing on Glossy Art paper
  • Laminated Art Paper (cover page)
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  • 2nd Edition: October 2015
  • eBook: 130 pages
  • Operating System Independent Online Edition
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  • Needs an active Internet connection and supporting flash
  • Cannot be downloaded for off-line viewing
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  • 2nd Edition: October 2015

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