Getting into medicine?
Thread Starter Getting into medicine? Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago Quote: Originally Posted by mulherinea01 Hey so I completed A levels a year ago now, I took History, Religious studies and Psychology. I didn't do very well because of a long term medical condition that...
Source: The Student Room - May 26, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Volibear Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Do medics have an easier time pulling at university?
Thread Starter Do medics have an easier time pulling at university? Follow 38 minutes ago 38m ago Quote: Originally Posted by Notoriety The **** you on. Your dad - riding him till I milk him (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Kyber Ninja Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

University application
Thread Starter University application Follow 46 minutes ago 46m ago Chemistry you pretty much HAVE to take. Biology is HEAVILY recommended (you'd struggle without). And that's it. The 3rd is up to you. Maths is not required. (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: GrandMedic Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

UKCAT Advice?
Thread Starter UKCAT Advice? Follow 49 minutes ago 49m ago As said above Medify is
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: GrandMedic Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Teaching to medicine? Graduate entry
Thread Starter Teaching to medicine? Graduate entry Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Democracy I wouldn't say it's essential. I can appreciate that it would be useful for the GAMSAT, but A level chemistry is difficult especially if you haven't s...
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: glitteratiglue Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medical Work Experience in the West Midlands
Thread Starter Medical Work Experience in the West Midlands Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago PM me (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: interruptin cow Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine
Thread Starter Medicine Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Quote: Originally Posted by SId1223 Why do so many people apply? You tell us what you think, and I will tell you if you are right. Are you a (potential) medical applicant? PS @999tigger has covered m...
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ecolier Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine interview at Leicester in August
Thread Starter Medicine interview at Leicester in August Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago I just got an opportunity to attend the medicine interview at university of Leicester this August. I am an international student and I was rejected by the school at the first place. However, the school now says they would ...
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: christineq Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Can I do a Medicine Degree without A Level Chemistry?
Thread Starter Can I do a Medicine Degree without A Level Chemistry? Follow 8 hours ago 8h ago [QUOTE=Farahhussainxo;77854660]What university did you apply to that took you on without chemistry or biology at A-level to study medicine? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 25, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Farahhussainxo Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Gem
Thread Starter GEM Follow 10 hours ago 10h ago Quote: Originally Posted by iqra-786 question; if i am applying to Graudate entry medicine, do i still apply thought ucas? Yes. (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 24, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Volibear Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Blue Title Get recognised for helping others and win a thousand rep points!
Thread Starter Get recognised for helping others and win a thousand rep points! Follow 10 minutes ago 10m ago :giggle: (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 24, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: 04MR17 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

graduate entry medicine
Thread Starter graduate entry medicine Follow 56 minutes ago 56m ago Getting a 2.1 is a must, work your arse off, you've still got the bulk of the weighting ahead of you so I'm sure you can redeem yourself in years 3 and 4. Work experience sounds good, just keep it consistent. Don't approach it as a box...
Source: The Student Room - May 23, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Marathi Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Clinical Sciences foundation year at bradford - Ask me questions
Thread Starter Clinical Sciences foundation year at bradford - Ask me questions Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Hi I was considering applying for the foundation course. I do biology as an a level but I honestly could have achieved a better grade if it wasn’t for my laziness. I was originally gunna apply ...
Source: The Student Room - May 23, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: SYRashid Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Free time with medicine.
Thread Starter Free time with medicine. Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Hi, I'm interested in doing Medicine but also am an avid actor as well. I was wondering how much time one might have at medical school, specifically the likes of Oxbridge, to do well in the course whilst pursue drama/student plays seriousl...
Source: The Student Room - May 23, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: googlyeyed400 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Manchester
Thread Starter Manchester Follow 9 hours ago 9h ago hello, from what I have read on here Manchester has one of the best Access Courses for Medicine as it has been developed with the University of Manchester. I think it's unfair when people say you are less likely to get in with an Access Course. As far a...
Source: The Student Room - May 23, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: NatashaC_ Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

University of Anglia Ruskin
Thread Starter University of Anglia Ruskin Follow 10 hours ago 10h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Yasha Syed29 Can you please help me with the personal statement? Ask here https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho....php?t=4964812 (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 23, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: S.G. Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Help!
Thread Starter Help! Follow 32 minutes ago 32m ago Quote: Originally Posted by cacademic I currently have an offer for med and want to defer but was informed that they aren't able to consider bc they dont know how many places they'll have for students next year. Thi...
Source: The Student Room - May 23, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: alleycat393 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

MSc in Trauma & Orthopaedics v MSc Musculoskeletal Sciences
Thread Starter MSc in Trauma & Orthopaedics v MSc Musculoskeletal Sciences Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago MSc Trauma & Orthopaedics at UofSalford v MSc Musculoskeletal Sciences at UCL. Looking to pursue a career in Orthopaedics. (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: drbr26 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Mature student GCSE resits..advice needed?
Thread Starter Mature student GCSE resits..advice needed? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago yes just retake it (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: lolu123 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Aberdeen Uni Pre-Medical Year?!?!
Thread Starter Aberdeen Uni Pre-Medical Year?!?! Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Okay so I wanted to study Medicine for a while now and I did a lot of research on my uni options etc etc. However, there was a point in 5th year doing my highers that I just didn't feel like I could achieve the grades or get into ...
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: louise672287 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Is too late for Medicine?
Thread Starter Is too late for Medicine? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Tiffany42 I have proof and they did and I clarified that I call leicester LSE for short so I forgot that LSE is something else in real life Oh really :laugh: ...
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: nexttime Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine 2019 undergraduate entry
Thread Starter Medicine 2019 undergraduate entry Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago Hi so I’ve wanted to do medicine for a long time now but am worried about the application process. I’ve been looking at some of the statistics and entry requirements but if there’s anyone here that could tell me ...
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Ceeangel2000 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Get into Medicine day courses?
Thread Starter Get into Medicine day courses? Follow 8 hours ago 8h ago It's not looking good for courses. NO one thinks they're worthwhile? :K: (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: emmwhite Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

University of Edinburgh Biomedical Sciences to Medicine
Thread Starter University of Edinburgh Biomedical Sciences to Medicine Follow 2 days ago 2d ago Hello! I'm planning on starting a first-year course in Biomedical sciences at the University of Edinburgh next year. Due to some personal circumstances, I was unable to take the UKCAT last year and therefore d...
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: joanne.chang Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Oxbridge Medicine Chance?
Thread Starter Oxbridge Medicine Chance? Follow 6 minutes ago 6m ago Wtf of course you’re fine (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Ryndvdmddn Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Kosice Medical School UPJS
Thread Starter Kosice Medical School UPJS Follow 31 minutes ago 31m ago HeyI am thinking of applying here, just wanted your review and overview about the classes, the lectures, what kind of environment there is.Thankyou for your response. (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Medicine.2018 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

enough work experience ?
Thread Starter enough work experience ? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Quote: Originally Posted by TEABAG03 I have done the following work experiences - 1 week primary school 1 week care home 1 week gp 1 week hospital 1 week charity 1 week pharmacy Is this enoug...
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ecolier Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Kaplan v Medicportal
Thread Starter Kaplan v Medicportal Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago I am booked to do my UKCAT at the end of August and would like to prepare over the summer. I will definitely subscribe to Medify, but want to do one of the courses as well. Medic portal is only one day and therefore cheaper....but, if I'm goin...
Source: The Student Room - May 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: loadsofquestions Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Surgical electives ?
Thread Starter Surgical electives ? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago I'm a 2nd year med student at Exeter, going into my 3rd year. I'm interested in applying for a surgical elective either here or abroad for my final year. I was wondering if I should do anything at this moment to increase my chances of getting ...
Source: The Student Room - May 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: theboredmedic Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Jaundice and splenomegaly?
Thread Starter Jaundice and splenomegaly? Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago Rather than thinking that they directly cause splenomegaly (they do not), think about the underlying associations. Example: hereditary spherocytosis. Also true for sickle cell disease, thalassaemia, acute malaria, others.... Haemolysis ...
Source: The Student Room - May 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: junior.doctor Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Should I apply to med school
Thread Starter Should I apply to med school Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago St georges need an average of i think 8A at gcse they use a point system so rule that off. Exeter are highly competitive so stay away from there. Manchester too with gcse they prefer high gcse. Try BSMS for low gcse requirement as well...
Source: The Student Room - May 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: bobwibbles Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Paramedic with exp to medicine
Thread Starter Paramedic with exp to medicine Follow 10 hours ago 10h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Hattybiffa Hi guys, I'm a paramedic with 6 years exp with the London ambulance service, gaining a Foundation Degree (240 credits) in paramedic science 4 years ago....
Source: The Student Room - May 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Volibear Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Any good work experience placements to make me stand out
Thread Starter Any good work experience placements to make me stand out Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago -Hospital (if you can) -GP surgery -Charity shops -Local chemist (see if you can shadow the pharmacist) -Nursing homes -Residential homes (eg those for disabled, such as Leonard Cheshire) -Hospice -Lo...
Source: The Student Room - May 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: lemon27 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

I ’m not sure what to do? (Graduate Entry Medicine / Psychiatry)
Thread Starter I’m not sure what to do? (Graduate Entry Medicine / Psychiatry) Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago OP here! Thanks everyone so much for your suggestions so far all the info has been super useful! 😁 (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: alaskayounglives Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Interesting Science Q & A
by acideye (Posted Mon May 21, 2018 4:45 am) Thanks (Source: Med Student Guide)
Source: Med Student Guide - May 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: forums

Worried about fainting at medical school
Thread Starter Worried about fainting at medical school Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Quote: Originally Posted by green505 I'm really worried about the dissections at medical school. I haven't had a problem with dissection until this year at school when we were dissecti...
Source: The Student Room - May 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Democracy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Graduate Entry Medicine - Scotland
Thread Starter Graduate Entry Medicine - Scotland Follow 23 hours ago 23h ago Hello! I was wondering if there is anyone who recently got an offer for Graduate Entry Medicine in Scotland (St Andrews/Dundee)? I have few questions in regards to admission test and the whole process of applying. Than...
Source: The Student Room - May 20, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: jplascev Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine Clearing 2018
Thread Starter Medicine Clearing 2018 Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago This thread for others like me with 0 offers and trying to get thru by clearing. If i dont get through then gap year 2 it is where i will try for one last time. (Twice in total) unis went into clearing in 2017 .Lets see what happens. (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 20, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: bobwibbles Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine - without chemistry
Thread Starter Medicine - without chemistry Follow 9 hours ago 9h ago Quote: Originally Posted by ma_long You need to have done GCSE Double Science or GCSE Triple Science (I don't know if these still exist, I did GCSEs in 2008). I originally wanted to do medicine be...
Source: The Student Room - May 20, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Wolfram Alpha Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Difficulty of Graduate Med
Thread Starter Difficulty of Graduate Med Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Quote: Originally Posted by Democracy GEP graduate here. We started first year a month earlier than the rest of the uni and finished a month later. There was enough time for a good social life an...
Source: The Student Room - May 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ella_mai Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

quick question please help
Thread Starter quick question please help Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago Yes, universities get your score delivered to them automatically after you sit the BMAT, regardless of if you sit it in the October or November sitting, and they will wait for everyones scores before making decisions. (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: hello2906 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Are my GAMSAT results good enough?
Thread Starter Are my GAMSAT results good enough? Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago Quote: Originally Posted by megT96 So you got an interview at Nottingham with a score of 59 at Nottingham for 2017 entry? I read somewhere online that the cut off that year was 61.. but that...
Source: The Student Room - May 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Marathi Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

A-level choices
Thread Starter A-level choices Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago Quote: Originally Posted by SplittingTheAt0m Probably maths. Ok, so that's obviously covered by having Maths & FM (although few universities require FM for Maths...) As the others are recom...
Source: The Student Room - May 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Doonesbury Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

My first real l-methylfolate case
Deplin is often times given by psychiatrists to those who are depressed. I think, and still think, it's just them throwing expensive folic acid. (Well something close to folic acid). But today for the first time ever I had my first real case where L-methylfolate really might have saved the day. Pt had treatment resistant depression since her childhood and she's been on over 10 antidepressants with no benefit. An mTHFR gene test showed she had two mutations on that gene with none of them... My first real l-methylfolate case (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: whopper Source Type: forums

Current status, and a few questions. How am I doing? I NEED y'alls help!
I am currently starting my second Summer here at my university in Texas getting ready to enter my junior year as a Pre-Dent. With as much excitement I am feeling towards my future, I have concerns and worries as well. With all the concern, I have multiple questions I would like to ask everyone just to kind of clear my mind, as well as clear my check list. Almost all of these questions I am sure are asked here a lot, but I just could not find a clear enough post about all of them at... Current status, and a few questions. How am I doing? I NEED y'alls help! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: rcollinb Source Type: forums

Read work/activities descriptions
Plenty of people reading personal statements but was wondering if any accepted/current med students were willing to read work/activities descriptions? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: freedoctor17 Source Type: forums

Will dental schools look at a course I took in HS?
I'm kind of panicking right now because I read in another thread that dental schools count all the courses ever taken at a CC. In my sophomore year of high school I took a physics course at my CC simply because I wanted to improve my physics knowledge and what not. I took it with the mindset that I was just there to learn and in the end I got a C in that class. And now I find out that dental schools will actually count that C towards my GPA, which happened years ago. Can anyone clarify it... Will dental schools look at a course I took in HS? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: narulyn Source Type: forums

Foundation Year Medicine Clearing
Thread Starter Foundation Year Medicine Clearing Follow 57 minutes ago 57m ago Hiya, Was just wondering if anyone has experienced going through clearing for Medicine with a foundation year? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: potatop Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Schools that value reinvention?
So I didnt have the most successful cycle this past year and I am reapplying this cycle (did a lot over my gap year to make up for my deficiencies). My stats are alright but nothing stellar (505-->511 MCAT, 3.61 cGPA/3.45sGPA). I have a reinvention story that I feel is pretty clear when you look at my academics/activities before and after. Before I had about a 3.25 cGPA and 3.1 sGPA with cookie cutter ECs like hospital transport and stuff. I came out to my friends and family after sophomore... Schools that value reinvention? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: buckoh24 Source Type: forums

Medicine entry 2019 with weak GCSEs?
Thread Starter Medicine entry 2019 with weak GCSEs? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago This question is asked multiple times a week. https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho....php?t=5367382 (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - May 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Volibear Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums