PACES: Practical Assessment of Clinical Examination Skills. The New MRCP(UK) Clinical Examination

J R Coll Physicians Lond. Jan-Feb 2000;34(1):57-60.


Following an extensive review of the current MRCP(UK) Examination, the Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom has accepted the recommendation of the MRCP(UK) Policy Committee, namely, that the existing MRCP(UK) Part 2 Clinical and Oral Examination be replaced by PACES. This recommendation will not be implemented before June 2001.

MeSH terms

  • Clinical Competence*
  • Education, Medical*
  • Educational Measurement
  • Physical Examination*
  • United Kingdom