How to Dress for OSCE Success

How to Dress for OSCE Success

In the weeks leading up to the OSCE, the question of how to dress for your exam is sure to pop up. However, your appearance is so much more than what you wear on the day.

Three Minute OSCE Reading Time | In 5 Steps

Three Minute OSCE Reading Time | In 5 Steps

Wouldn’t it be luxurious in General Practice to have three minutes to consider what the patient is likely to present with, and to consider and document a safe plan for proceeding with the consultation?

Down the Rabbit Hole (... mid OSCE station)

Down the Rabbit Hole (... mid OSCE station)

You are mid OSCE station and you’ve hit a roadblock. Not sure what to ask next, where to go, where you have gone wrong? You have no idea what the diagnosis is and are getting poker faces from the examiners. What do you do next?

AKT - it’s as easy as A, B, C (D or E)!

AKT - it’s as easy as A, B, C (D or E)!

The Applied Knowledge Test (AKT) is the most straightforward of the FRACGP exams, and yet many still struggle with it. In the 2016.1 exam cycle, the pass rate was around 64%, meaning that one-third of the candidates still have some trouble passing the AKT.