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    DescriptionSecrets of Success: Getting into Foundation Training is written for medical students applying to the UK Foundation Programme and is specifically intended to guide applicants through all stages of the online process. Getting into Foundation Training offers effective strategies and techniques to help you tackle the application form, and provides detailed guidance on individual questions from real application forms to help maximize your chances of obtaining a competitive Foundation Programme rotation. Key features: Shows you how to plan and think about your answers, using a logical and systematic approach Focuses on how to improve your application by applying effective structure to your answers Explains what sets good candidates apart, and how to make yourself a more competitive applicant Discusses the tricks and tips that are key to producing a successful application that really stands out Covers all major topics from recent application forms, including: 'Coping under pressure', 'Prioritization', 'Team working and leadership', 'Professional integrity' and 'The patient as the central focus of care' Written in an accessible and engaging style, with space for the reader to add their own notes Getting into Foundation Training is designed to become a personalized workbook as the reader progresses through the application process, and is a must-have on every medical student's reading list.

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    Secrets of Success
    Getting into Foundation Training
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) M. Gladman, By (author) Marc A. Gladman, By (author) Manoj Ramachandran
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 192
    Width: 156 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 11 mm
    Weight: 317 g
    ISBN 13: 9781853158865
    ISBN 10: 1853158860

    BIC E4L: HEA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S6.0
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Ingram Subject Code: PI
    BIC subject category V2: MB
    Libri: I-PI
    BIC reading level and special interest qualifier V2: 5AN
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    LC classification: R
    B&T General Subject: 510
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26920
    B&T Merchandise Category: MAJ
    BISAC V2.8: MED003000
    BIC subject category V2: MRG
    Abridged Dewey: 378
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 22
    BISAC V2.8: MED086000
    DC22: 610.71141, 610.695
    BIC subject category V2: 5AN
    Thema V1.0: MB, MRG
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
    Imprint name
    Royal Society of Medicine Press Ltd
    Publication date
    01 October 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Marc A Gladman PhD, MRCOG, MRCS(Eng), FRCS(Gen Surg) UKCRC Clinical Lecturer in Surgery, Centre for Academic Surgery, Institute of Cell and Molecular Science, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK Manoj Ramachandran BSc(Hons), MBBS(Hons), MRCS(Eng), FRCS(Tr&Orth)Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon, Barts and The London NHS Trust, London, and Honorary Senior Lecturer, William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK Mark J Portou MBChB(Hons) ST2 in Surgery-in-General, London Deanery, London, UK
    Review quote
    This book is timely and is an effort to help students applying for their F1 and F2 positions. This is a useful little book which can be recommended to senior students preparing for this all-important application. Ulster Medical Journal, 2009; 78(3)
    Table of contents
    Contributors The philosophy of a "Maximize Your Medical Careera (TM) Preface Acknowledgements Key for icons 1. The Foundation Programme - Mark J Portou 2. A guide to the UK Foundation schools - Mark J Portou 3. The application process for the Foundation Programme - Mark J Portou, Manoj Ramachandran, and Marc A Gladman 4. Creating a winning application - Marc A Gladman, Manoj Ramachandran, and Mark J Portou 5. Educational achievements - Elena Nikiphorou 6. Non-academic achievements - Mark J Portou, Manoj Ramachandran, and Marc A Gladman 7. Coping under pressure - Sukhjinder Nijjer and Jasdeep Gill 8. Prioritization - Shondipon K Laha, Marc A Gladman, and Manoj Ramachandran 9. Team working and leadership - Shalini Kawar and Manoj Ramachandran 10. Professional integrity - Philip J Smith 11. The patient as the central focus of care - Mark J Portou, Manoj Ramachandran, and Marc A Gladman 12. Teaching, learning, audit, and research - Jasdeep Gill 13. The curriculum vitae - Philip J Smith and Manoj Ramachandran Appendix: Person specification for entry to the Foundation Programme Index