Adepero Ajayi – Medical Elective In Nigeria

Name: Adepero Ajayi Hospital: Lagoon Hospital, Apapa, Nigeria Elective Period: March 2015 Specialities: General Medicine & Surgery, Emergency Medicine/Paediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynaecology Duration: 4 weeks We started our rotation from Medicine > Surgery > Pediatrics/Emergency medicine > Obstetrics & Gynecology. I would like to share about the hospital environment before I talk about the practice, if… Read More Adepero Ajayi – Medical Elective In Nigeria

Medical School in Nigeria – A Small Comparison

The traditional format of medical school in the UK, is quite similar to medical school in Nigeria. On average, a medical degree requires 6 years of undergraduate study of Medicine. First year is in the Faculty of Science, students study the basic sciences i.e. Biology, Physics and Chemistry. In second and third year, students go on… Read More Medical School in Nigeria – A Small Comparison