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We have 3,726 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 2,130 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Geriatrics Medicine Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Board Certified Geriatrics Medicine Physician subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Geriatric 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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Geriatric Exam Overview
How many hours is the Geriatric Exam?
The Geriatric Exam is 10 hours.
How many questions is the Geriatric Exam?
The Geriatric Exam is 240 questions.
What topics are covered on the Geriatric Exam?
Topics include: Gerontology - 5%, Diseases in the Elderly - 45%, Geriatric Psychiatry - 8.5%, Geriatric Syndromes - 22.5%, Functional Assessment, and Rehabilitation - 3%, and Caring for Elderly Patients - 16%
Geriatric Exam MCQs (3,726)
Our question bank for the Geriatric Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 96 questions
- Cardiovascular - 1163 questions
- Connective Tissue - 70 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 118 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 397 questions
- Eyes - 135 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 634 questions
- Genetics - 9 questions
- Genitourinary - 205 questions
- Growth and Development - 2 questions
- Gynecologic - 48 questions
- Hematologic - 280 questions
- Infectious - 556 questions
- Integument - 233 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 471 questions
- Nervous - 840 questions
- Nutrition - 95 questions
- Obstetric - 2 questions
- Oncologic - 432 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 219 questions
- Pulmonary - 508 questions
- Renal - 319 questions
- Surgery - 269 questions
- Toxicology - 227 questions
- Trauma - 147 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 55 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 15 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 61 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 40 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 561 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 30 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 1141 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 71 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 1539 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 12 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 33 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 9 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 8 questions
- Causes - 2012 questions
- Classification - 234 questions
- Differential - 1718 questions
- Epidemiology - 90 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 965 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 1208 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 276 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 12 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 683 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1016 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 71 questions
- History Physical - 3906 questions
- Legal - 21 questions
- Pathophysiology - 2246 questions
- Patient Education - 121 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 2122 questions
- Toxicology - 188 questions
- Treatment Medical - 2013 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 32 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 8 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 26 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 18 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 340 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 41 questions
- Clinical Education - 15 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 483 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 1 questions
- Drug Information - 485 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 193 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 46 questions
Geriatric Exam Articles (2,130)
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Dyspnea is a troubling symptom for many patients and those involved in their care. It is common in many advanced diseases and is frequently experie ...
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Patient mobility is an important aspect of patient care, particularly in the setting of major surgery or severe chronic illnesses that re ...
The brain ranks as the most complex organ in the human body. The brain constantly receives numerous visual, auditory, olfactory, vestibular, p ...
A cochlear implant (CI) is a medical device that uses electricity to stimulate the spiral ganglion cells of the auditory nerve to restore sensorine ...
Urinary retention is a relatively common urological problem encountered in both inpatient and outpatient situations. It should be suspected in any ...
Venous disease has a very high prevalence among adults ranging from 40% to 80%, and the highest prevalence is in Western countries.
In the field of medicine, the treatment for most conditions uses various pharmacological medications. For each of these individual medications, the ...
Endotracheal intubation is indicated in many clinical settings, such as impending respiratory failure and when protecting the patient airway. The f ...
In a patient under intravenous sedation or general anesthesia, electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) uses an electric current to create a generalized cer ...
Foot drop is an inability to lift the forefoot due to the weakness of dorsiflexors of the foot. This, in turn, can lead to an unsafe antalgic gait, ...
Prasugrel is an antiplatelet agent in the thienopyridine group. Prasugrel is used to decreas ...
Rafay Latif MD Assistant Professor Attending Physician Columbia University / Jacobi Med Center American Geriatric Society New Hyde Park NY
Lynn M Wilson DO Private Practice Attending Lehigh Valley Health System, USF CAQ in Geriatrics through ABFM/ABIM Allentown PA
Priya Mendiratta MD, MPH, AGSF Associate Professor Clerkship and Education Director University of Arkansas ABFM Little Rock AR
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