Clinical ophthalmology: a self-sssessment companion
- S Shah, Birmingham & Midland Eye Centre, Solihull, UK;
Revision is tedious, and ploughing through a big textbook is a slow process, with each page inevitably becoming harder and harder to turn over. It can be difficult for even the most ardent mind to stay on track.
Multiple-choice questions (MCQs) are commonly used in medical exams, because they enable the examiners to test a broad range of a candidate’s knowledge in as short a time as possible. However, the efficiency of the MCQ format can be turned to your advantage when revising. By self-testing with MCQs, you can quickly assess what areas you are already strong in and which areas will need a little …