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Core surgery

Core surgery is a two year generic programme taken by most surgical trainees before entry to higher training (ST3).

Please note that Neurosurgery is a run through programme starting at ST1 only and does not follow the core surgery curriculum.

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Current curriculum

Core surgery curriculum 2017