Question Bank( Medical Doctor Interview Questions )

With your help we are compiling a set of interview questions, so that all trainees can benefit and practice before the interviews.

Please contribute any question you may have collected.

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 Tell us what sort of post you were applying for: Interview Question
Non Specific Question

Give an example of a policy you conformed to with which you did not agree.

Orthopaedic Training

Describe the process of applying a below knee cast for a stable ankle injury. What are the complications of plasters. What are the precautions for a patient in a full cast. A patient returns to the outpatient department with an inadequate cast application, what do you do?

General Practice Training

Tell me about a patient who had complex health needs, and required follow up by other health professionals after leaving your care.

Psychiatry Training

Why psychiatry training? What other specialties have you considered? Do you feel it would be better for you to gain more medical experience first?

Oral Maxillo Facial Training

The consultant is about to transect the lingual nerve. How do you manage this situation?

Non Specific Question

Medical specialist training is very full on and can affect your personal life/Family etc with long hours and on call. How will you deal with this?

Paediatrics Training

You are asked by an RMO to review an inpatient, an infant who was admitted 3 days prior with failure to thrive and bronchiolitis as they are requiring increased respiratory support. During your review you notice signs suggestive of neglect and physical abuse including bruising. How do you approach this patient? Follow-up: What about the fact that they were admitted 3 days prior without anyone noticing the signs of abuse?

Non Specific Question

Tell us about a time that you've laughed and cried at work

Non Specific Question

Tell me about a time you made a mistake and had to tell someone more senior.

Orthopaedic Training

You notice on a ward round that one particular consultant seems to have a higher infection rate than the others. What do you do?

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Interview Questions Form

For helping AdvanceMed provide better services to trainees in the future
  • Please tell us about an interview question you encountered that you think we should try to cover in our workshops.