Medical Examinations

You can access the following medical examinations resources

BMJ Onexamination – BMJ Onexamination material contain a detailed clinical scenarios, written to the correct exam format and appropriate level of difficulty and cater for trainees in their career-progression across a variety of specialties. If you are at WMUH and preparing for postgraduate exams please contact us, we have limited onexamination codes. Each code is valid for two calendar months’ access to any ONE of the following:

MRCGP,GPST, MRCS Part A Papers 1&2, FRCS General Surgery,FRCS Trauma & Orthopaedic,  MRCOG part 1, MRCOG Part 2, DRCOG, MRCPCH Foundation of Practice, MRCPCH Theory& Science of Practice, MRCPCH Part 2, DCH and FRCA Primary.

Please contact us your eligibility and more information. If you want to request access submit the online request form.

PassMedicine –  WMUH trainees can request 4 month access to MRCP Part 1, MRCP Part 2, AKT and Multi-Specialty Recruitment Assessment (MSRA) resources, available  via Passmedicine. To request access  submit the  online request form.

FREE EXAM RESOURCES FOR JUNIOR DOCTORS

MRCPass 
· Notes on topics covered in MRCP Part 1
· 130 MCQ questions
· Bookmark questions
· Choose questions by topic
· Track statistics
· Look back over wrong answers

Revise MRCP
· Covers MRCP Parts 1 and 2
· Over 5,000 MCQs arranged by topic
· Free to sign up
· Past papers going back to September 2010
Medexam.net – http://www.medexam.net/
· Over 1,800 MCQs with detailed answers
· Updated with new information every day
· Covers MRCP, MRCGP and PLAB exams

Almost a Doctor 
· Works like Wikipedia – put together by registered users but subject to quality
control
· Contains notes, mindmaps, flashcards and an OSCE checklist
· Blogs from other junior doctors
· Lots of notes on different topics

PassMed 
· Notes on study skills, revision, history taking and clinical skills
· Free – being created by a group of currently working junior doctors
· Aims to cover material that is ‘hard-to-find’ in textbooks
· You can download the entire web site as an app

 For further information contact the Library on x5968 or x5969 or send an email to:  library.infoservice@chelwest.nhs.uk

Latest News

Image result for newWMUH Library Discovery Tool

Check out our guide for a brief overview, how to access and use the Discovery tool. Trouble accessing or have questions?  Please contact us

BMJ Best Practice, clinical decision support tool is now available. Access it on the Trust intranet without password, access remotely with NHS OpenAthens, download the app to access on mobile devices anywhere. See the  user guide for details.

Access to DynaMed is available via Cerner EPR. Contact us for more details.

Latest Staff Publications lists:

WMUH

CWMH (can download only on the Trust computers)

Institutional Repository of Staff Publications

Latest Health Management Bulletin

Upcoming Events
Oct
9
Wed
9:30 am Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Oct 9 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Drop-in sessions will take place between 9:30am-12pm and 1:30-4pm for the following: ·         Introduction to Library Discovery Tool ·         Introduction to BMJ Best Practice ·         Introduction to Searching Healthcare Databases (HDAS) ·         Advanced Database Searching ·         Literature Search Assistance ·        
Oct
11
Fri
10:00 am Reflective Reading for Nurses an... @ eLearning Room
Reflective Reading for Nurses an... @ eLearning Room
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This session is aimed at nurses and midwives undertaking NMC revalidation by providing attendees with 2.5 hours of valuable CPD!  It will give nurses and midwives the opportunity to read, discuss and to critically reflect upon a published paper using
Oct
15
Tue
2:30 pm Appraising Research Papers for B... @ eLearning Room
Appraising Research Papers for B... @ eLearning Room
Oct 15 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
This course is for Trust staff only. Not all published research is reliable! If you want to be confident reading and utilising published research you need to understand its content and be able to objectively assess its quality. Run as
Oct
17
Thu
10:30 am Appraising Research for beginner... @ Library, Education Centre
Appraising Research for beginner... @ Library, Education Centre
Oct 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Learners are required to read a prescribed research paper in advance of attending the session. A copy of the Critical Appraisal Skills Programme (CASP) checklist will be supplied. No prior knowledge of critical appraisal or statistical concepts is required. The session
Oct
18
Fri
9:30 am Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Oct 18 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Drop-in sessions will take place between 9:30am-12pm and 1:30-4pm for the following: ·         Introduction to Library Discovery Tool ·         Introduction to BMJ Best Practice ·         Introduction to Searching Healthcare Databases (HDAS) ·         Advanced Database Searching ·         Literature Search Assistance ·        
Oct
22
Tue
9:30 am Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Oct 22 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Drop-in sessions will take place between 9:30am-12pm and 1:30-4pm for the following: ·         Introduction to Library Discovery Tool ·         Introduction to BMJ Best Practice ·         Introduction to Searching Healthcare Databases (HDAS) ·         Advanced Database Searching ·         Literature Search Assistance ·        
Oct
31
Thu
2:30 pm Finding the Evidence: Introducti... @ eLearning Room
Finding the Evidence: Introducti... @ eLearning Room
Oct 31 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
This session will equip learners with the skills to formulate an effective database search strategy and to search for evidence using the NHS healthcare databases (HDAS).  The training is delivered using a mixture of facilitator presentation, live search demonstrations and
Nov
7
Thu
9:30 am Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Nov 7 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Drop-in sessions will take place between 9:30am-12pm and 1:30-4pm for the following: ·         Introduction to Library Discovery Tool ·         Introduction to BMJ Best Practice ·         Introduction to Searching Healthcare Databases (HDAS) ·         Advanced Database Searching ·         Literature Search Assistance ·        
Nov
13
Wed
9:30 am Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Drop in Training Sessions @ Library study room
Nov 13 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Drop-in sessions will take place between 9:30am-12pm and 1:30-4pm for the following: ·         Introduction to Library Discovery Tool ·         Introduction to BMJ Best Practice ·         Introduction to Searching Healthcare Databases (HDAS) ·         Advanced Database Searching ·         Literature Search Assistance ·        
Nov
15
Fri
2:30 pm Reflective Reading for Nurses & ... @ eLearning Room
Reflective Reading for Nurses & ... @ eLearning Room
Nov 15 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
This session is aimed at nurses and midwives undertaking NMC revalidation by providing attendees with 2.5 hours of valuable CPD! It will give nurses and midwives the opportunity to read, discuss and to critically reflect upon a published paper using a
Open Athens
OpenAthens Registration
NHS Evidence
Health Care Databases  (Login with your OpenAthens)
Journals (Login with your OpenAthens)