MRCPCH MasterCourse

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The MRCPCH Mastercourse is a complete multi-media course for the MRCPCH examination. It gained first prize in the 2008 BMA medical book competition awards.


'I believe this is an excellent book, very useful for any doctor doing the MRCPCH exam Part 1 and 2. The website access and DVD is the icing in the cake and the whole package is the best paediatric review publication in the current market.'

- Professional review, 2008 BMA Medical Book Competition Awards

Key features

  • An essential purchase for all paediatric trainees in the UK and in other countries where the MRCPCH examination is held, as well as for GPs taking the Diploma in Child Health (DCH) theory (written) examination

  • Endorsed by the RCPCH - developed by experienced paediatric teachers, in close conjunction with the Examination Committee of the College, and the College Executive

  • Attractive, full-colour books written in a problem-orientated style, with full-colour line drawings and colour photographs; books contain reference to video and audio clips contained on a DVD that comes with the books - in keeping with the video testing element of the current MRCPCH examination

  • Related website offers self-testing questions (exam-style) and answers, links to important paediatric websites (including clinical guidelines), selected content from Elsevier journals, such as Current Paediatrics, and periodic clinical updates


Prices include DVD and web access

  • Volume 1: £134

  • Volume 2: £124 

  • Two-volume set: £214

Order through Elsevier Books

Or, contact:

  • Email:

  • Post: Elsevier Books Customer Services, Linacre House, Jordan Hill, Oxford OX2 8DP, UK

  • Phone: +44 (0) 1865 474 010 / Fax: +44 (0) 1865 474 011

Other resources

The Science of Paediatrics: MRCPCH Mastercourse - covering the curriculum of the Theory and Science examination, now available for pre-order

Clinical Cases for MRCPCH Theory and Science - fifty clinical cases with the underpinning science mapped to this examination's syllabus

About MRCPCH examinations