Feedback Course Date: 8th and 9th February 2019

Pre-course Information

  • Didn’t receive one of the information emails. 
  • Regular correspondence and follow up.
  • Gets you ready and in the place.

Introduction lecture

  • Handouts (PDF format) in email? (not just for development)
  • Clear objectives.
  • Brilliant!

Range of Patients in clinical stations

  • Extremely good range of patients, thank you.
  • Wide range with strong cooperation.
  • Wide range.  Great exposure. 

Developmental station

  • Very useful approach and feedback.
  • Very good practice.  Very good advice for S&L.  Table and written info slightly confusing with different ages. 
  • Structure provided with equipment. 
  • Brilliant cases.  Thank you.

Neurology station

  • Good cases.
  • Provide tips to succeed.
  • Varied and complex – quite good.

Respiratory station

  • More respiratory cases.
  • Reminded to do a general inspection and CVS as well.  
  • Classic presentations.  Not text book stuff.

Cardiovascular station

  • Very good variety.
  • Lots of examples.
  • Thank you for taking off my fear for this station.

Miscellaneous station

  • Short stature and Duchenne very useful. 
  • More MSK.
  • Face, eyes, head and neck – valued. 

Communication stations

  • More cases.  
  • Excellent actors/actresses.
  • Great exposure to cases.

History taking

  • More cases needed.
  • Given good support.
  • Confusing.

Video station

  • Not like new format.  
  • More cases please.
  • Good variety of cases with possible questions.
  • Great slides.

Feedback given

  • Most consultants very kind and helpful.
  • Constructive feedback valued.
  • Very constructive.


  • No water in the afternoon on first day – bottles.
  • Excellent.


  • Limited options on day 2.  Lots of snacks and teas. 

Any further comments for suggestions for improvement

  • Fantastic course.
  • Thank you.
  • Well organised.  Pretty intense but worthwhile.  My utmost appreciation to the patients!
  • Thank you.
  • Excellent, thank you.  The timing for cases was about the split time per case.  The patients and their families were co-operative.  
  • Excellent learning, thank you!
  • Beyond expectations!  Simply the best course!  Thank you all so much!!!
  • Great number of patients seen, nice to see so much different pathology.  Could do with maybe more developmental stations but overall very good.
  • Excellent course.  I wish I had done this in ST1.  Excellent learning opportunities. 
  • Excellent course.  Many thanks to all consultants.  Suggest mock exam.  Better idea of assessment and marking.  Ask fellow colleagues to score as well. 
  • Excellent cases and organisation.
  • Very good course.
  • Overall very good course, keep it up.