As soon as you start in post you will be exposed and learning all aspects of radiology, however the main priorities for the year are:
FRCR 1A in March 2021
Plain film interpretation which should include a minimum 1000 plain films - 500 CXR and 500 MSK
Ultrasound skill with a minimum of 250 examinations completed during the year
Emergency CT interpretation to provide you the necessary knowledge and skills for on call commitments in ST2
Towards the end of first year you will undertake assessments in CXR, MSK plain film and emergency CT interpretation. Results from these assessments help provide you and your supervisors with a level of competence.
Success and Evidence from each of these areas will form part of the information necessary for successful ARCP at the end of the year.
Following sections briefly cover