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We have 961 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 480 PubMed indexed review articles related to the CRNA Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical CRNA Specialist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Nurse Anesthetist 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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Nurse Anesthetist Exam Overview
How many hours is the Nurse Anesthetist Exam?
The Nurse Anesthetist Exam is 3 hours.
How many questions is the Nurse Anesthetist Exam?
The Nurse Anesthetist Exam is 100-170 questions.
What topics are covered on the Nurse Anesthetist Exam?
Topics include: Anatomy, Physiology, Pathophysiology, Pharmacology, Principles, and Management of Specialty Surgical Procedures
Nurse Anesthetist Exam MCQs (961)
Our question bank for the Nurse Anesthetist Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 20 questions
- Cardiovascular - 208 questions
- Connective Tissue - 6 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 109 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 28 questions
- Eyes - 13 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 70 questions
- Genetics - 2 questions
- Genitourinary - 12 questions
- Growth and Development - 3 questions
- Gynecologic - 11 questions
- Hematologic - 47 questions
- Infectious - 28 questions
- Integument - 23 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 142 questions
- Nervous - 390 questions
- Nutrition - 3 questions
- Obstetric - 43 questions
- Oncologic - 16 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 10 questions
- Pulmonary - 331 questions
- Renal - 21 questions
- Surgery - 488 questions
- Toxicology - 97 questions
- Trauma - 136 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 12 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 8 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 8 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 202 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 49 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 288 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 5 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 428 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 1 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 3 questions
- Causes - 404 questions
- Classification - 127 questions
- Differential - 244 questions
- Epidemiology - 9 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 88 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 89 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 191 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 188 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 86 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 7 questions
- History Physical - 965 questions
- Legal - 2 questions
- Pathophysiology - 397 questions
- Patient Education - 2 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 619 questions
- Toxicology - 60 questions
- Treatment Medical - 694 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 1 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 9 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 4 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 407 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 3 questions
- Clinical Education - 19 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 121 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 7 questions
- Drug Information - 151 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 76 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 16 questions
Nurse Anesthetist Exam Articles (480)
Patients that are at the extreme end of life often develop noisy respiration that is secondary to salivary or bronchial secretions that accumulate ...
Hypercapnia is the elevation in the partial pressure of carbon dioxide (PaCO2) above 45 mm Hg. Carbon dioxide (CO2) is a metabolic product of the m ...
The rectus sheath is the durable, resilient, fibrous compartment that contains both the rectus abdominis muscle and the pyramidalis muscl ...
Muscular hematomas are in simple terms defined by bleeding within a muscle group. These muscular hematomas may be traumatic or spontaneous. Traumat ...
Recent advances in various surgical techniques and the development of more minimally invasive procedures have spurred an increase in outpatient pro ...
Pulse oximetry is a non-invasive monitor that measures the oxygen saturation in the blood by shining light at specific wavelengths through tissue ( ...
The management of neck trauma can be challenging and sometimes overwhelming, as this anatomical region contains many vital structures. These struct ...
Caudal anesthesia is a commonly used regional anesthetic technique that can be useful in providing peri- and post-operative analgesia. It can serve ...
Magnesium sulfate is a common medication in the hospital setting with a variety of uses. It currently holds many FDA-approvals but also has numerou ...
Traumatic injuries of the spleen are either penetrating or blunt. There are grading systems based on severity and anatomy, and management in recent ...
Proper diaphragm function is essential for adequate ventilation and the function of the lungs. The diaphragm is considered the most important muscl ...
Gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) inhibitors, or GABA antagonists, are drugs that inhibit the action of GABA, the primary inhibitory neurotransmitter ...
Laparoscopic surgery has gained increasing popularity in clinical practice. As part of laparoscopic surgeries, gas insufflation is usually adopted ...
Dantrolene sodium (sold under a variety of trade names) is a postsynaptic muscle relaxant with multiple indications in the fields of anesthesi ...
Medicine has made significant progress in understanding circulation in the past few hundred years. For millennia medicine believed in the "four hum ...
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