This basic life support (BLS) guide aims to provide an overview of performing CPR in a hospital setting, which is a common OSCE scenario. The guide covers recognition of cardiac arrest and how to deliver chest compressions and ventilation.
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This article outlines the normal cardiac cycle and provides an overview of the causes and recognition of common cardiac murmurs.
This guide provides an overview of the emergency management of atrial fibrillation, using an ABCDE approach.
This guide outlines an approach to performing a focused aortic stenosis examination.
The article provides a step by step guide to assessing a patient’s hydration status (fluid status). It discusses the various clinical findings associated with hypervolaemia and hypovolaemia.
A step by step guide to examining varicose veins and assessing the peripheral venous system in an OSCE setting. The guide includes instructions on how to perform the tap test, Trendelenburg test, Perthe’s test and the cough impulse test.
A step by step guide to performing ankle-brachial pressure index (ABPI) measurement in an OSCE setting.
A step by step guide explaining how to perform blood pressure measurement in an OSCE setting, with an included video demonstration.
A step by step OSCE guide demonstrating cardiovascular examination, with an included video demonstration.
A step by step OSCE guide demonstrating peripheral vascular examination, with an included video demonstration.