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We have 566 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 264 PubMed indexed review articles related to the American Board of Surgeons ABS® Qualifying Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Board Certified Hand Surgeon subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Hand Surgery 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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Hand Surgery Exam Overview
How many hours is the Hand Surgery Exam?
The Hand Surgery Exam is 5 hours.
How many questions is the Hand Surgery Exam?
The Hand Surgery Exam is 175 questions.
What topics are covered on the Hand Surgery Exam?
Topics include: Basic Science, Bone and Joint, Nerve, Muscle and Tendon, Wound Management, Vascular, Rehabilitation, and Miscellaneous
Hand Surgery Exam MCQs (566)
Our question bank for the Hand Surgery Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 3 questions
- Cardiovascular - 27 questions
- Connective Tissue - 66 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 2 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 4 questions
- Eyes - 1 questions
- Genetics - 11 questions
- Genitourinary - 1 questions
- Growth and Development - 10 questions
- Hematologic - 2 questions
- Infectious - 30 questions
- Integument - 74 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 493 questions
- Nervous - 179 questions
- Obstetric - 2 questions
- Oncologic - 17 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 5 questions
- Renal - 3 questions
- Surgery - 157 questions
- Toxicology - 11 questions
- Trauma - 281 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 11 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 6 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 201 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 209 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 4 questions
- Causes - 240 questions
- Classification - 93 questions
- Differential - 232 questions
- Epidemiology - 8 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 56 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 18 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 10 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 52 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 175 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 3 questions
- History Physical - 571 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 233 questions
- Patient Education - 17 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 293 questions
- Toxicology - 7 questions
- Treatment Medical - 117 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 21 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 3 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 12 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 244 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 1 questions
- Clinical Education - 17 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 5 questions
- Drug Information - 4 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 2 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Hand Surgery Exam Articles (264)
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is a neuropathic pain disorder defined by the presence of distinct clinical features including allodynia ...
Metacarpal fractures account for 40% of all hand fractures. A Boxer’s fracture is a&nbs ...
Trigger Finger is a common condition which may cause significant functional impairment. It is a tenosynovitis in the flexor sheaths of the fin ...
The olecranon is the proximal articular portion of the ulna. Along with the coronoid process, it forms the greater sigmoid notch which articu ...
Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin or cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma is the second most common form of skin cancer in the United States, behind ...
The radius is one of two long bones that make up the human antebrachium, the other bone being the ulna. The radius has three borders, thr ...
The forearm is a vital structure in the human body that is essential for completing activities of daily living. It is designed to help maximize ver ...
Disulfiram is one of three drugs approved by the FDA for the treatment of alcohol dependence. It is a second-line option (acamprosate and ...
The term was described for the first time in 1910 by Silvio Rolando, an Italian surgeon.
The upper limb includes the scapula, clavicle, humerus, radius, ulna, carpals, metacarpals, and small bones of the hand. Innervation originates in ...
Ganglion cysts are synovial cysts that are filled with gelatinous mucoid material and commonly encountered in orthopedic clinical practice. Althoug ...
Volkmann contracture, also known as Volkmann ischemic contracture is a claw-like deformity of the hand named after the 19-century German doctor, Ri ...
Retained foreign bodies are a common and frequently complicated presentation in both the emergency department as well as outpatient medical offices ...
is an anaerobic gram-positive spore-forming bacillus that is associated with acute gastrointestinal infection rang ...
The radial artery is one of two continuations of the brachial artery, the other being the ulnar artery. It supplies the anterior compartment of the ...
Shruti C Tannan MD Assistant Professor Wake Forest University School of Med Winston Salem NC
Richard P Goodrich DO, MBA, MS Adjunct Professor Director of Health Services United States Navy, Lifespan, Liberty University Middletown RI
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