Core Clinical Skills for OSCEs in Surgery

Core Clinical Skills for OSCEs in Surgery

By Ged Byrne, MB, ChB, MD, FRCS, Senior Lecturer in Surgical Education and Consultant Surgeon, South Manchester University Hospitals NHS Trust, Manchester, UK; Jim Hill, MB, ChB, FRCS, ChM, Consultant GI Surgeon, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK; Tim Dornan, DM, FRCP, MHPE, PhD, Professor of Medicine, University of Manchester; Director of Medical Education, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK; and Paul A. O'Neill, BSc(Hons), MB, ChB, FRCP, MD, Professor of Medical Education and Head of Medical School, University of Manchester; Consultant Physician, South Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK


* Introduction
* The OSCE
* The surgical history
* Examination skills
* Interpretation skills
* Procedure skills
* Communication skills