Why psychiatry training? What other specialties have you considered? Do you feel it would be better for you to gain more medical experience first?
Basic Physician Training
A woman who has felt unwell for several weeks to months comes in with a creatinine of 600 – What do you do? What are the indications for dialysis?
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?
D3PO L3-4 decompression, went well post operatively until now and is complaining of bilateral limb numbness/weakness. How will you manage this situation? What investigation do you arrange? Anaethetist informs you they need an ECHO before surgery, what will you do?
Can you give an example of where you have had to resolve a conflict with a member of the nursing or allied health staff over the diagnosis or care plan of a patient?
You notice on a ward round that one particular consultant seems to have a higher infection rate than the others. What do you do?
A colleague has offered $200 of skin check services to be raffled to raise funds for a local primary school. What do you think of this?
General Practice Training
Tell me about a time when a patient disagreed with you (team).
Critical Care Training
What critical care procedures do you consider yourself proficient in?
How have you determined this?
Outline the different members of theatre staff and their roles