CT/ST Medical Interview Book

Medical Interviews (2nd edition) - A comprehensive guide CT, ST & SPR interview skills

A comprehensive guide to CT, ST & Registrar interview skills. Over 120 medical interview questions, techniques & NHS topics explained.

The book provides you with unique insight into the marking schemes and describes techniques to address the various types of questions. It contains examples and analyses of good and bad examples of answers, teaches you how to add depth to your answers and how to answer those difficult ethical scenarios and lateral thinking questions.

Price: £28.50

Overview

Over 120 medical interview questions, techniques & NHS topics explained.

The book provides you with unique insight into the marking schemes and describes techniques to address the various types of questions. It contains examples and analyses of good and bad examples of answers, teaches you how to add depth to your answers and how to answer those difficult ethical scenarios and lateral thinking questions.

It also deals with all topical NHS issues, including the issue of competition and the private sector within healthcare, patient choice, the Health and Social Care Act, Mid-Staffordshire and the Francis inquiries.

This book covers over 120 questions, techniques and hot topics. It is an easy-to-read practical guide that will help you express your true potential and to get the training post that you want.

This book is ideal for those who want to prepare thoroughly for their forthcoming CT or ST interview and constitutes an invaluable complement to our CT, ST & SPR interview course.

Areas Covered

  • Structure of the interview
  • Selection criteria
  • Marking scheme
  • Key interview techniques
  • Key interview structures and frameworks
  • Portfolio station
  • Background & Motivation questions
  • Skills-based questions (communication, team playing, leadership, etc)
  • Academic & Clinical Governance questions
  • Difficult colleagues
  • Confidentiality, consent & other ethical principles
  • Difficult scenarios
  • NHS issues & hot topics
  • Body language & dress code
  • Communication / role play station
  • Presentation station
  • Group discussion station
  • Useful resources including list of power words and reference documents/websites

Product Details

Author: Olivier Picard (Communication Consultant)
Editors: Dan Wood (Consultant Urologist), Sebastian Yuen (Consultant Paediatrician)
ISBN: 978-1-905812-17-2
Pages: 360
Publication Date: October 2013

In a hurry?

This book is the most comprehensive resource available for preparing your CT, ST or Registrar interview. However, if you do not have too much time to prepare, or want to get your hands on it quickly, or would rather use a more succinct resource, you might consider purchasing our immediately downloable pdf abridged version of this book.

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