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AGCNS-BC® exam Overview
How many hours is the AGCNS-BC® exam?
The AGCNS-BC® exam is 3.5 hours.
How many questions is the AGCNS-BC® exam?
The AGCNS-BC® exam is 175 questions.
What topics are covered on the AGCNS-BC® exam?
Topics include: Assessment and Diagnosis - 28%, Planning and Implementation - 44%, and Evaluation - 28%
AGCNS-BC® exam MCQs (5,453)
Our question bank for the AGCNS-BC® exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 183 questions
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- Ears Nose and Throat - 255 questions
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- Eyes - 177 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 952 questions
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- Infectious - 1000 questions
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- Surgery - 365 questions
- Toxicology - 292 questions
- Trauma - 383 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 104 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 69 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 226 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 94 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 770 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 123 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 1511 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 101 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 1922 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 19 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 50 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 19 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 27 questions
- Causes - 3064 questions
- Classification - 484 questions
- Differential - 2027 questions
- Epidemiology - 177 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 1252 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 1592 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 383 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 19 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 832 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1340 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 195 questions
- History Physical - 5757 questions
- Legal - 56 questions
- Pathophysiology - 3041 questions
- Patient Education - 317 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 2862 questions
- Toxicology - 188 questions
- Treatment Medical - 2798 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 54 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 42 questions
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- Treatment Rehabilitation - 24 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 442 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 95 questions
- Clinical Education - 42 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 711 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 9 questions
- Drug Information - 774 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 191 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 82 questions
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