The Essential Guide to Becoming a Doctor

The Essential Guide to Becoming a Doctor

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This is an informative guide for anyone contemplating a career in medicine. It features up-to-date, essential information for a wide group of school leavers. It covers getting to medical school, being there and life thereafter. It is written by newly qualified doctors who lecture on medical careers.
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  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 138 x 212 x 14mm | 399.16g
  • Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
  • Chicester, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 1405157887
  • 9781405157889
  • 823,036

Table of contents

Preface to First Edition. Preface to Second Edition. Acknowledgements. 1. A challenging career. 2. The application procedure. 3. Admission Tests. 4. The year out. 5. Choosing a medical school. 6. Applying to Oxbridge. 7. The interview process. 8. Over 21s. 9. Life at medical school. 10. The medical course - early years. 11. The medical course - later years. 12. The intercalated degree. 13. The elective. 14. Finances. 15. House dog to top dog. 16. Working patterns and wages. 17. Life as a doctor. 18. Career options. 19. Training as a general practitioner. 20. Training in the medical field (becoming a physician). 21. Training in the surgical field. 22. Working abroad. Appendix. Index.
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About Benjamin W. Turney

Adrian Blundell Richard Harrison Benjamin Turney
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