Article Text

Download PDFPDF
Training in intensive care medicine: an accident and emergency trainee's perspective
  1. A Cooper
  1. Correspondence to:
 A Cooper, Accident and Emergency Department, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Foresterhill Road Aberdeen AB25 2ZN, UK
 Correspondence to:
 Dr A Cooper;


There are a number of compelling reasons why some accident and emergency (A&E) doctors may also wish to train in intensive care medicine (ICM). This article reviews and discusses the benefits and practicalities of dual A&E/ICM training from a trainee's perspective. It should be read in conjunction with: Shelly MP. A&E/ICU interface: training in intensive care medicine.9

  • training
  • intensive care medicine
  • ICM, intensive care medicine
  • NTN, national training number
  • ETR, educational training record

Statistics from

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.