Contacts and Links
http://www.rcgp.org.uk/exam/index.asp - all about the MRCGP exam
East of England Deanery - the Eastern Deanery general practice page, start here, this is where you apply for the scheme
LOCAL SITES RELEVANT TO GP TRAINING
Clinical Skills Unit - Cambridge - Yomi McEwen and Jonathan Silverman's website for all things related to teaching communication skills
Southend Hospital - Our local general hospital, where the SHO posts are based
NHS South Essex - PCT - Our local primary care trust covering Southend
http://www.patient.co.uk/pils.asp - Lots of useful patient information leaflets to printout
http://www.rcgp.org.uk/ - Information about the nMRCGP exam
NHS Evidence - National Library for Health – has links to Bandolier, BNF, NICE, Cochrane, Prodigy etc
http://www.gp-training.net/ - Excellent teaching resources from Well Close surgery.
BMJ Learning - Up to date and evidence based learning resources on a large number of areas.
http://www.eoedeanery.nhs.uk/page.php?page_id=127 - Advice for GP trainers and GP registrars including GP Registrar appointment form and GP Registrar contract.
Basildon VTS - Useful downloads from Basildon VTS website.
http://www.rcgp.org.uk/default.aspx?page=1103 - Essex Faculty of RCGP
BBC Radio 4 - Case Notes - Large number of wonderful half hour programmes to listen to on subjects in primary care.
http://www.cochrane.org/podcasts/ - Audio summaries of selected reviews from the Cochrane Library
http://www.essentialevidenceplus.com/subscribe/netcast.cfm - Summaries of Patient-Oriented Evidence that Matters.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/science/allinthemind.shtml - about ten half hour programmes to listen to on psychiatric subjects
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