This is an SBA question book aimed at the post-graduate radiology market, specifically those taking the Fellowship of the Royal College of Radiology (FRCR) part 2 ('final') exams. This is a complementary title to The Final FRCR: Complete Revision Notes, which published in 2018.
Part 2 of the FRCR is itself composed of two elements. Part 2a is a series of six multiple choice exams covering the major body systems: musculoskeletal & trauma, gastrointestinal, genitourinary, head and neck, pediatrics and chest. Part 2b involves a written exam and an oral viva and is typically taken at the beginning of the fourth year of specialty training. Approximately 700-1000 trainees sit the exam each year. The SBAs would also be applicable for those studying for other exams or coming to the UK to sit the UK exams from Asia and the Middle East.
- Resource designed for those taking the final FRCR (UK exam) designed to be a complementary product to The Final FRCR: Complete Revision Notes.
- Templated question format across the six major body systems.
- Written by recent graduates of the FRCR exams who know how best to approach the topic.
- Reviewed by senior advisors.
Table of Contents
1: Paper 1
2: Paper 2
3: Paper 3
4: Paper 4
Dr Amanda Rabone, FRCR is a recently appointed Consultant Radiologist at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust. Amanda graduated with Distinctions from Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ School of Medicine in London. Following two years of Foundation training in the South East of England, she completed speciality training at Kent, Surrey and Sussex School of Radiology working in a variety of Kent district general hospitals and tertiary London centres.
Amanda has subspecialist interests in breast and gynaecology imaging, whilst maintaining a broad interest in general radiology. She has won a number of prizes, published in peer-reviewed journals and has presented both nationally and internationally.
Dr Benedict Thomson, MRCP FRCR is a speciality Registrar in clinical radiology at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. He undertook his medical and radiological training in London and the South East. He is currently completing a sub-speciality fellowship in interventional radiology. He has a keen interest in teaching and has published research in international peer reviewed journals and presented at national and international conferences in the field of diagnostic and interventional radiology. He is a member of the Royal College of Radiologists, British Society of Interventional Radiology, Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society of Europe, European Society of Radiology and Radiological Society of North America.
Dr Nicky Dineen, FRCR qualified from Leicester University medical school in 2011 and completed specialist radiology training in Kent, Surrey and Sussex School of Radiology, rotating across hospitals in Kent and London. She was appointed as a radiology Consultant Radiologist at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust in 2018. Nicky has particular interest in Breast and Thoracic imaging. She is a member of the Royal College of Radiologists and the British Society of Breast Radiology.
Dr Vincent Helyar, FRCR EBIR
Vincent is a Consultant Interventional Radiologist at Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. He trained as a Radiologist at Guy's and St Thomas's Hospitals including a 1 year Fellowship in Interventional Radiology. His practice includes a broad range of both vascular and non-vascular intervention. He has a keen interest in teaching and has authored several book chapters, numerous articles and has presented widely at national and international conferences. He is a member of the Royal College of Radiologists, the British Society of Interventional Radiology, the European Society of Radiology and the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe
Dr Aidan Shaw, MRCS FRCR is a Consultant Interventional Radiologist at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust. He completed his specialty training at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust including a two year Interventional Radiology fellowship. He has particular interests in gastrointestinal stenting and embolization techniques, including uterine artery embolization and ovarian vein embolisation.
He has authored several books as well as book chapters and has presented widely at national and international meetings. He and has been published extensively in a number of international peer-reviewed journals, winning awards and fellowships in the field of surgery and radiology. He is a member of the Royal College of Radiologists, the Royal College of Surgeons, the British Society of Interventional Radiology and the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe.