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We have 6,081 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 2,399 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Emergency Certification Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Board Certified Emergency Medicine Physician subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Emergency Medicine 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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Emergency Medicine Exam Overview
How many hours is the Emergency Medicine Exam?
The Emergency Medicine Exam is 6 - 8 hours.
How many questions is the Emergency Medicine Exam?
The Emergency Medicine Exam is 300 - 325 questions.
What topics are covered on the Emergency Medicine Exam?
Topics include: AOBEM® - Abdominal and gastrointestinal disorders: 7-9%, Cardiovascular disorders: 8-10%, Cutaneous disorders: 2-4%, Endocrine, metabolic and nutritional disorders: 4-6%, Environmental disorders: 2-4%, Head, ear, eye, nose and throat disorders: 4-6%, Hematologic and immune system disorders: 3-5%, Systemic infectious disorders: 5-7%, Musculoskeletal disorders (nontraumatic): 4-6%, Nervous system disorders: 4-6%, Obstetrics and gynecology disorders: 1-4%, Psychobehavioral disorders: 3-5%, Renal and urogenital disorders: 4-6%, Thoracic respiratory disorders: 7-9%, Toxicological disorders/Clinical pharmacy: 2-4%, Traumatic disorders and disaster medicine: 10-12%, Administrative aspects of emergency medicine/EMS: 2-4%, Procedures/skills: 7-9%; and ABEM® -Medical Knowledge, Patient Care, and Procedural Skills; Signs, Symptoms and Presentations - 10%, Abdominal & Gastrointestinal Disorders - 7%, Cardiovascular Disorders - 10%, Cutaneous Disorders - 3%, Endocrine, Metabolic & Nutritional Disorders - 5%, Environmental Disorders - 2%, Head, Ear, Eye, Nose & Throat Disorders - 4%, Hematologic Disorders - 3%, Immune System Disorders - 2%, Systemic Infectious Disorders - 7%, Musculoskeletal Disorders (Non-traumatic) - 3%, Nervous System Disorders - 6%, Obstetrics and Gynecology - 3%, Psychobehavioral Disorders - 2%, Renal and Urogenital Disorders - 3%, Thoracic-Respiratory Disorders - 7%, Toxicologic Disorders - 4%, Traumatic Disorders - 9%, Procedures & Skills - 8%, Other Components - 2%, Acuity Frames: Target: Critical - 30%, Emergent - 40%, Lower Acuity - 21%, and None - 9%
Emergency Medicine Exam MCQs (6,081)
Our question bank for the Emergency Medicine Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 126 questions
- Cardiovascular - 1407 questions
- Connective Tissue - 88 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 350 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 360 questions
- Eyes - 224 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 869 questions
- Genetics - 21 questions
- Genitourinary - 240 questions
- Growth and Development - 21 questions
- Gynecologic - 65 questions
- Hematologic - 327 questions
- Infectious - 1324 questions
- Integument - 376 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 918 questions
- Nervous - 1367 questions
- Nutrition - 45 questions
- Obstetric - 158 questions
- Oncologic - 97 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 225 questions
- Pulmonary - 895 questions
- Renal - 276 questions
- Surgery - 402 questions
- Toxicology - 789 questions
- Trauma - 1520 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 108 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 60 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 85 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 10 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 509 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 62 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 1450 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 85 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 1643 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 2 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 35 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 9 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 12 questions
- Causes - 2721 questions
- Classification - 501 questions
- Differential - 2462 questions
- Epidemiology - 129 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 1093 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 1431 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 389 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 15 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 762 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1723 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 84 questions
- History Physical - 6129 questions
- Legal - 68 questions
- Pathophysiology - 2500 questions
- Patient Education - 87 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 2769 questions
- Toxicology - 492 questions
- Treatment Medical - 2851 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 30 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 128 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 5 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 11 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 669 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 60 questions
- Clinical Education - 64 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 394 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 4 questions
- Drug Information - 392 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 134 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 37 questions
Emergency Medicine Exam Articles (2,399)
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Over one-quarter of United States citizens suffer from chronic pain. It is among the most co ...
Compartment syndrome occurs when the tissue pressure within a given compartment exceeds the perfusion pressure of the arterial supply resulting in ...
Rivaroxaban is a novel oral anticoagulant (NOAC) drug. It has several FDA approved and off-label clinical uses. FDA approved indicati ...
Rectal foreign bodies (RFB) are not new to medical literature. One of the earliest examples of rectal foreign bodies (RFBs) ever rep ...
Since their discovery, corticosteroids have been used in almost all areas of medicine and by nearly every route.
Sports-related traumatic brain injury (TBI) has become increasingly popular in the scientific literature over the past few decades.
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Extensor tendon lacerations are relatively common injuries and, when not treated appropriately, may result in a lasting impairment of hand function ...
Superficial thrombophlebitis is an inflammatory disorder of superficial veins with coexistent venous thrombosis.
Adrenergic drugs are a broad class of medications that bind to adrenergic receptors throughout the body. These receptors include: alpha-1, alpha-2, ...
Many physicians who work in acute care settings, especially those who see pediatric patients, will encounter patients who have a foreign body (FB) ...
A hordeolum is an acute bacterial infection found in the lid of the eye. This infection ...
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Martin R Huecker MD Assistant Professor Research Director University of Louisville FACEP, FAAEM Louisville KY
Jason An MD Attending Associate Program Director Riverside Community Hospital/UCRiverside Riverside CA
James M Leaming MD, MMM Professor of Emergency Medicine Director Geisinger FACEP Camp HIll PA
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