The competition consists of a test of practical knowledge and a test of theoretical knowledge. The questions are the same for students of both polish and english division
Practical part includes recognition of 50 “pins” placed on anatomical preparations (also preparations of developmental anatomy) and images made by means of life-related examinations (X-ray with the use of contrast agents and without their use, also CT and MRI examinations). The number of radiological images will be at most 1/3 of the total number of pins.
students receive two answer sheets: sheet I – with numbers from 1-25 and sheet II with numbers 26-50
the anatomical name will be given in English or in Latin, the participant before entering the practical part declares his choice on the answer card arkusz_II.pdf (4,1 MB); participants receive answer cards of one color
abbreviations used in atlases are allowed: m. (Muscle / musculus), n. (Nerve / nervus), a.. (Artery / arteria), art. (Joint / articulatio), v. (Vein / vena), lig. (Ligament / ligamentum); side has to be designated as : right / dex., or left / sin
cause Competition Jury has approved practical “pins” – submission of any complaints by participants will not be taken into consideration
the rules of scoring the answer
- 1 point – the correct anatomical name given in the required language (English / Latin) or name using the eponym,
- 0 points – for incorrect designation of side (left/right),
- 0 points – for mistake in structure’s recognition or lack of any answer,
- 0 points – for using a name that is incompatible with the anatomical nomenclature,
- 0 points – for using a language incompatible with the required for a given position.
Theoretical partrequires solving 60 MCQ (multiple-choice test questions)
each question will contain 5 distractors, of which only one is true or false
in the formulated questions there is the naming of anatomical structures in Latin and English
time to solve the test is 60 minutes.
answers are given on the special sheet scapula_teoria.pdf (697 KB); so for correction of the selected answer, one has to bring correction tool