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Latest News

All the latest College and Emergency Medicine news (previously known as 'Current Issues and Statements'). See also College e-newsletters and statements in the sections below:

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What is Emergency Medicine?

A guide to the specialty

Considering a career in Emergency Medicine?

Look at what the world of Emergency Medicine has to offer


An introduction to postgraduate training in Emergency Medicine

Working as a Consultant

A brief overview of life as an EM Consultant

Working as an SAS

An outline of the roles of specialty doctors and associate specialists

For Patients

A guide to Emergency Medicine for patients


Web addresses to sites containg useful information about all aspects of EM