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EUROPEAN INTERIM EXAM TUESDAY APRIL 14 2015
For the next three years 2015, 2016 and 2017 any resident from year 3,4,5 or 6 may participate . This is not mandatory but will give you a good idea of where you stand. You can compare yourself to other residents of the same year in Belgium but also Europe.
The exam is divided in five big subgroups : Spine, Upper Extremity, Lower Extremity, Paediatrics and Basic Sciences.
For the next three years it is sponsored by UEMS ( European union of medical specialists ) and thus for free
It is a multiple choice exam about all of orthopaedics .
There is no syllabus but some do suggest the "Miller", some others the "Oxford online"...The important point is anyway to read...
Residents are compared to residents of same level
It is computer based ...but as soon as you leave the exam ...it stops !
For the ones interested...you can either contact me :
Also you can download the presentatio ngiven at the sorbcot meeting this saturday march 14,2015 here
Practical timetable for orthopaedic residents