Cardiology is most competitive specialty for higher trainingBMJ 2011; 343 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d5609 (Published 03 September 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d5609
- Helen Jaques, news reporter
- 1BMJ Careers
More than six applications were received for every specialty training year 3 (ST3) post in cardiology during round one of recruitment to higher specialty training this year, making it the most competitive medical specialty in which to get a training placement, according to figures from the Royal College of Physicians.
The college has published data on the numbers of posts, numbers of applications made, …