FRCS Viva and Clinical Examination Courses


Wrightington FRCS(T&O) Lower Limb Clinical and Viva Courses 2024

Wrightington Conference Centre, Wrightington Hospital.  WN6 9EP


Course Date: Monday 18th March 2024


Convenors: Henry Wynn Jones, Mike Karski, Sunil Panchani and Chris Whelton

This is an intensive one-day course on lower limb surgery in preparation for the FRCS (Orth) exam. ​​​The course is aimed at candidates about to sit the Intercollegiate Board examination in Orthopaedic Surgery.

The course has been based on the highly successful and long running Wrightington Upper Limb course. The emphasis of the course is on clinical examination of patients and viva practice under examination conditions.

Faculty will includes Consultant Lower Limb Surgeons and Lower Limb Fellows who have recently taken the examination. There is a high ratio of examiners to delegates to ensure that delegates get plenty of practice. Viva subjects cover questions encountered in the "Adult Pathology" section of the FRCS Vivas (Spines, Pelvis and Hip, Knee, F&A, Tumours, Infection) 

This course will be held in the Wrightington Conference Centre and will be Viva based.


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Future course dates for 2024 and 2025

Monday 23rd September 2024

Monday 20th  January 2025

Monday 31st  March 2025
Monday 22nd  September 2025





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