Candidate Instructions 🧒

You are the FY1 working in a GP surgery.

Perform a full cardiovascular examination on a patient who has recently been experiencing increasing shortness of breath on exertion.

At the end of your examination you will be provided with the relevant positive findings.

Please answer all of the examiner's questions.

Patient details:
Name: Ms Violet Sutherland
Age: 67
Basic info: Recently retired headteacher, previous breast cancer, previous DVT, hypertension, nil other history

Station time: 5 minutes


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