Candidate Instructions 🧒

You are the FY1 working on the orthopaedic ward.

Your next patient is an 81 year-old-lady, Mrs Violet O'Shea.

Mrs O'Shea was brought in by ambulance from her care home due to a fall which occurred this morning. The orthopaedic surgeons have reviewed her and agree that she requires a hip replacement secondary to a broken neck of femur.

Your consultant has asked you to consent her to the operation.

Station time: 10 minutes (5 minutes for consent + 5 minutes for questions)


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