FRCR 2B courses, books and online resources


Below is a comprehensive list of recommended courses, revision books and online resources including links to practice rapids, long cases and vivas for the FRCR 2B exam.

 

FRCR 2B course

Revision courses are a good way to help prepare for the FRCR 2B exam (image thanks to Leicester Radiology Courses) 

 

List of all FRCR 2B courses

 

  FRCR 2B Courses (UK)

Please note these FRCR 2B courses are subject to change and candidates are advised to book early (up to a year in advance).  Often places will become available at last minute due to people dropping out, booking more courses than they need or being unable to get the time off, so make sure you add your name to a waiting list if possible.

  • Northwick Park FRCR 2b Rapid Reporting Courses  
    4 different rapid reporting courses held in London (1 day each)
    Northwick Park Advanced Chest X-ray Study Day  
    Sets of CXR's and excellent preparation for the Viva part of the FRCR 2B held in London (1 day)
  • Edinburgh 2 day FRCR Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids, Long cases and small group tutorials held in Edinburgh (2 days)
    Edinburgh 1 day FRCR Course  
    Rapid reporting and Long cases held in Edinburgh (1 day)
  • East Midlands FRCR 2B Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in Leicester (2 days)
    East Midlands FRCR 2B reporting course  
    Rapid reporting and Long cases held in Leicester (1 day)
  • Aunt Minnies for FRCR 2B Course  
    Excellent mix of Mini-Tests and Workshops held in Sheffield (2 days)
    Neuroradiology for FRCR 2B  
    Excellent mix of Mini-Tests and Workshops held in Sheffield (1 day)
  • Virtual Radiology Tutor FRCR 2B Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases run from Yorkshire (1 day)
  • South West FRCR Courses  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in Bristol or Bridgwater (2 days)
  • King's FRCR 2B Revision Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in London (2 days)
  • Norwich Radiology Academy FRCR 2B Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in Norwich (1 day)
  • South Thames Rapids Course  
    Rapid reporting with tips and discussion held in London (1 day)
    South Thames Written Course  
    Mix of Rapids, Long cases and a tutorial held in London (2 days)
    South Thames FRCR 2B Run Through Exam Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in London (2 or 3 day package)
  • Peninsula FRCR 2B Revision Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in Plymouth (2 days)
  • Heart of England FRCR 2B Revision Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in Birmingham (2 days)
    Heart of England Long Case/Rapid Reporting Course  
    Rapid reporting and Long cases held in Birmingham (1 day)
  • National Imaging Academy Wales FRCR 2b Two Day Revision Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in Wales (2 days)
  • Royal Free Hospital FRCR 2B Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in London (2 days)
  • Coventry FRCR IIB Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids, Long cases and short tutorials held in Coventry (2 days)
  • FRCR 2B Master Course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in London (2 days)
    VIVA-Rad Course  
    Mix of vivas and keynote talks held in London and Liverpool (2 days)
  • London Heathrow FRCR 2B Preparation course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in London (2 days)
    Crewe FRCR 2B Preparation course  
    Mix of Vivas, Rapids and Long cases held in Crewe (2 days)
  • Southend FRCR 2B Rapid Reporting & Long Cases Course
    Mix of Rapid reporting and Long cases held in Southend-On-Sea (2 days)
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  • Nightingale FRCR 2B Breast Course
    Focused tuition on the essentials of breast imaging including mammography, US & MRI. Mix of Vivas, Long cases held in Manchester (1 day)
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  FRCR 2B Courses (Abroad)

 

What FRCR 2B revision books do you recommend?

 

Essential:

Rapid Review of Radiology
Shahid Hussain, Sherif Latif, Adrian Hall

Rapid Review of Radiology

There are a few good books for the 2B exam, but by far the best in my opinion is this one.  A must have for the FRCR 2B exam.

 

Top 3 Differentials in Radiology
William O'Brien

Top 3 Differentials in Radiology
 

 

Recommended:

Long Cases for the Final FRCR 2B
Rebecca Hanlon

Long Cases for the Final FRCR 2B
 

 

 

Radiology Case Review: Imaging, Differential Diagnosis, and Discussion
James Provenzale, Rendon Nelson, Emily Vinson

Radiology Case Review: Imaging, Differential Diagnosis, and Discussion
 

 

 

Final FRCR 2B Long Cases: A Survival Guide
Jessie Aw, John Curtis

Final FRCR 2B Long Cases: A Survival Guide
 

 

 

Final FRCR Part B Viva: 100 Cases
Richard White, Robin Proctor, Ian Zealley

Final FRCR Part B Viva: 100 Cases
 

 

 

 

What are the best online resources?

 

 Practice questions

Radiopaedia.org Rapids  
Free rapid reporting packets (7 x packets of 30)
Radiopaedia.org Vivas  
Free vivas (6 x practice vivas)

 

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