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The Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (JRCPE) is the College’s quarterly, peer-reviewed journal, with an international circulation of 8,000. It has three main emphases – clinical medicine, education and medical history and humanities.

JRCPE homepage


The Joint Royal Colleges of Physicians Training Board (JRCPTB) sets and maintains standards for physician training in the UK on behalf of the Royal College of Physicians of London, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.

JRCPTB are involved in curriculum design and implementation, recruitment and certification of trainees, and support the GMC in quality management.

JRCPTB website



The jugular venous pulse (JVP) provides an indirect measure of central venous pressure. JVP