Welcome to the RCSI journal club. The articles selected are varied and synopsised into 2-3 minute informative videos to keep you up to date on the go. If you are interested in the subject of the article you can click on the button below the video to see the Full text.
For those interested in fulfilling their continuous professional development (CPD) credits, it is possible to obtain your entire personal learning credits for the year through this section. After listening to the video there are three MCQs to answer and you will be issued with a certificate (for 0.5 credits) that can be uploaded to your CPD programme. In fact if you read the full article and answer a further three MCQs you will achieve one CPD point as the RCSI has accredited 1 hour to this activity.
Enjoy the videos!
Umbilical Hernia Repair in Patients With Signs of Portal Hypertension
Radiologic Evaluation of Alternative Sites for Needle
Decompression of Tension Pneumothorax
Issues in General Surgery Residency Training
Preoperative laboratory testing in Patients undergoing elective, low-risk Ambulatory Surgery
Case 2: MCQs on video Case 2: Download original paper (pdf) Case 2: MCQs on paper
Case 1: MCQs on video Case 1: Download original paper (pdf) Case 1: MCQs on paper