Location: You are an FY1 in A&E
Patient: This 55 year old patient has presented to A&E with progressive shortness of breath
– Examine this patients respiratory system
– Please provide a running commentary whilst you are examining
– During the examination the examiner will present you with information to interpret
– After 6 minutes you will be asked a series of questions by the examiner.
You are a patient who has come into A&E with progressive shortness of breath. You are happy to be examined.
Please feel free to stop the examination if the candidate causes pain or discomfort to yourself.
The mark scheme includes information points for you to give the candidate.