What does the Consultant give a Sh#t about?!

Remember when answering questions that this exam is not for junior doctors who have practiced basic emergency medicine.

Two examples that are relevant include:

  • DDx
  • Investigations

“Which of these really matter?”

There are often many differentials or investigations that are potentially reasonable, but picture yourself on the floor as the consultant in charge and ask yourself, “Which of these do I actually give a shit about?” or more eloquently “Which of these really matter?”