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We have 504 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 264 PubMed indexed review articles related to the EMT Test. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical EMS EMT Basic subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test NREMT® Basic Certification Exam to help you target learning and identify areas that need further study. Analytics and reports allow you to compare your scores to other students.
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NREMT® Basic Certification Exam Overview
How many hours is the NREMT® Basic Certification Exam?
The NREMT® Basic Certification Exam is 2 hours.
How many questions is the NREMT® Basic Certification Exam?
The NREMT® Basic Certification Exam is 70-120 questions.
What topics are covered on the NREMT® Basic Certification Exam?
Topics include: Airway, Respiration & Ventilation: 18-22%, Cardiology & Resuscitation: 20-24%, Trauma: 14-18%, Medical; Obstetrics & Gynecology: 27-31%, and EMS Operations: 10-14%
NREMT® Basic Certification Exam MCQs (504)
Our question bank for the NREMT® Basic Certification Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 8 questions
- Cardiovascular - 135 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 35 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 15 questions
- Eyes - 2 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 10 questions
- Genetics - 1 questions
- Genitourinary - 2 questions
- Hematologic - 2 questions
- Infectious - 11 questions
- Integument - 14 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 52 questions
- Nervous - 62 questions
- Obstetric - 11 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 10 questions
- Pulmonary - 101 questions
- Renal - 3 questions
- Surgery - 10 questions
- Toxicology - 39 questions
- Trauma - 327 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 88 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 25 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 65 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 9 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 29 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 15 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 251 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 6 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 314 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 64 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 9 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 5 questions
- Causes - 101 questions
- Classification - 56 questions
- Differential - 104 questions
- Epidemiology - 9 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 33 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 13 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 37 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 11 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 15 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 78 questions
- History Physical - 413 questions
- Legal - 62 questions
- Pathophysiology - 112 questions
- Patient Education - 12 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 170 questions
- Toxicology - 25 questions
- Treatment Medical - 192 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 2 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 299 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 14 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 39 questions
- Clinical Education - 7 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 17 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 2 questions
- Drug Information - 14 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 11 questions
NREMT® Basic Certification Exam Articles (264)
Airway control is a critical skill for the prehospital healthcare provider. The prehospital provider must be skilled in various methods of airway s ...
Emergency medical service (EMS) practitioners are exposed to many potential dangers on a daily basis. Proper safety measures should be followed at ...
The extensor hallucis longus muscle is one of four muscles in the anterior compartment of the lower limb. The three other muscles in the anterior c ...
Appropriate patient position can facilitate proper physiologic function during pathophysiologic processes and also facilitate access to certain ana ...
Medical illness, traumatic brain injury, alcohol intoxication, drugs, and poisonings may all lead to aberrations in a patient's neurological a ...
The disaster cycle involves four phases: preparation, response, recovery, and mitigation. Th ...
Thrombolytic treatment is also known as fibrinolytic or thrombolysis, to dissolve dangerous intravascular clots to prevent ischemic damage by impro ...
Hazardous waste, hazardous material, hazardous chemicals, and hazmat are synonymous terms that refer to agents that can cause injury or death to th ...
Tactical combat casualty care (TCCC or TC3) is the accepted battlefield prehospital standard of care. TCCC was reviewed and approved by the Committ ...
Broadly defined, the scope of practice defines the healthcare services that a pre-hospital provider is authorized to perform by virtue of professio ...
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a common presentation in emergency departments, which accounts for more than one million visits annually. It i ...
The measurement of carbon dioxide (CO2) was first developed in the early 1900s; however, it was complex and of limited clinical use.
Many situations that first responders may find themselves in are also potential crime scenes. Police understand the priority of providing emergency ...
Nerve agents are some of the most deadly and easily employed chemical warfare agents. Given the global threat of terrorism, it is prudent ...
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