FFPMRCA Examination Resources

Examination guidance from the Faculty

These documents are designed to help trainees prepare for the FFPMRCA Exam. These include previous FFPMRCA exam example questions, a list of topics covered in previous FFPMRCA exams as well as advice from a recent FFPMRCA graduate on how to prepare for the exam.

Faculty resources

The Faculty runs a bi-annual Tutorial day on the FFPMRCA Examination.  Please click here for more information.

  • FFPMRCA Exam Example Questions

Here you will find FFPMRCA Exam example questions from July 2012 and April 2016. Topics covered in these questions include Trigeminal Neuralgia, Post-Herpetic Neuralgia, and Facial Pain; as well as examples of short clinical questions.

A recent FFPMRCA graduate provides useful advice on how to prepare for the FFPMRCA exams. Please note that this a personal view of a previous trainee and has not been written by the Faculty. 

Trainees are advised that practice MCQs relating to all BJA Education articles on Pain Medicine are available in the e-PAIN Library. 

Independent resources

There are numerous independent resources available to assist candidates with exam preparation, many of which use in their title or advertising literature the post nominals FFPMRCA.

We wish to make it clear that these are independent resources and are not affiliated with the Faculty of Pain Medicine and consequently the Faculty accepts no liability for the accuracy of any examination related content which they contain.

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