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Medical Revision

This website hopes to help you with revision in medicine (Internal Medicine/ General Internal Medicine) by providing revision notes in medicine for doctors and medical students

It is aimed at students preparing for their final examinations MBBS, MBChB, for junior doctors preparing for postgraduate examination such as Membership of the Royal College of Physicians MRCP (UK) examinations Part 1, Part 2 and PACES, licensing examination such as PLAB, USMLE, other postgraduate examinations such as MD, DNB, DM, FCPS, FRACP, MRCPI

The information is provided in the form of short notes and is intended for revision. Please refer to a textbook of medicine for detailed descriptions  and explanation.

To facilitate ease of reading the notes with additions have been revised and compiled into a a book of structured medical revision notes designed to facilitate understanding and retention of knowledge

The book



Is now available

The format of the notes is based on the principles of clinical method described in my book:

A.C.E.S for P.A.C.E.S. Advanced Clinical Evaluation System for Practical Assessment of Clinical Examination Skills 
Ajith Jayasekera

This website is under continuous review and evolution and I would be grateful for comments and feedback. Please do so on the forum.

You may wish to use this website in conjunction with the other websites which have questions in the form of Best of Five questions and analysis of clinical scenarios.

These websites are:



Analysis of clinical methods


Detailed description of clinical methods


Detailed explanation on how to carry out:

History taking

Physical examination



Lists of common diseases affecting the systems of the body


Findings that may be encountered at each step of history taking and physical examination


Lists of causes of each of these findings


Tips on presentation


Summaries for easy reference when taking exams


Improve clinical skills and achieve the required gold standard for MRCP PACES, other postgraduate examinations, medical school finals

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