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We have 1,578 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 445 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Ophthalmology Board Certification Examination . You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Ophthalmologist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Ophthalmology 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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The StatPearls ophthalmology prep questions, ophthalmology review questions, and opthamology test questions will help you achieve a top score on the Ophthalmology Board Certification Examination . 394 authors and 13 editors have contributed to the development of the Ophthalmology Exam content, which is continuously refined and updated to improve your learning experience.
Ophthalmology Exam Overview
How many hours is the Ophthalmology Exam?
The Ophthalmology Exam is 4 hours.
How many questions is the Ophthalmology Exam?
The Ophthalmology Exam is 250 questions.
What topics are covered on the Ophthalmology Exam?
Topics include: Lens and Cataract - 12%, Cornea, External Disease and Anterior Segment - 13%, Glaucoma - 13%, Neuro-Ophthalmology - 10%, Oculofacial, Plastics, and Orbit - 10%, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus - 11%, Refractive Management and Optics - 8%, Retina, Vitreous, and Intraocular Tumors - 15%, and Uveitis - 8%
Ophthalmology Exam MCQs (1,578)
Our question bank for the Ophthalmology Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 32 questions
- Cardiovascular - 79 questions
- Connective Tissue - 20 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 44 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 57 questions
- Eyes - 1674 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 25 questions
- Genetics - 84 questions
- Genitourinary - 8 questions
- Growth and Development - 40 questions
- Gynecologic - 3 questions
- Hematologic - 25 questions
- Infectious - 214 questions
- Integument - 102 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 61 questions
- Nervous - 261 questions
- Nutrition - 18 questions
- Obstetric - 5 questions
- Oncologic - 88 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 8 questions
- Pulmonary - 13 questions
- Renal - 5 questions
- Surgery - 205 questions
- Toxicology - 34 questions
- Trauma - 124 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 1 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 8 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 4 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 79 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 8 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 467 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 523 questions
- Causes - 795 questions
- Classification - 140 questions
- Differential - 867 questions
- Epidemiology - 40 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 516 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 130 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 48 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 2 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 426 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 229 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 3 questions
- History Physical - 1707 questions
- Legal - 2 questions
- Pathophysiology - 837 questions
- Patient Education - 32 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 823 questions
- Toxicology - 23 questions
- Treatment Medical - 458 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 4 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 3 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 7 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 344 questions
- Clinical Education - 6 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 64 questions
- Drug Information - 42 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 17 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Ophthalmology Exam Articles (445)
Blepharoplasty is the general term for correcting defects, deformities, and disfigurations of the eyelids either for functional reasons, cosmetic r ...
Laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) is a common ophthalmologic surgical procedure used to correct refractive error. LASIK was patented in 1989 by ...
A cataract is a clouding or opacification of the normally clear lens of the eye or its capsule (surrounding transparent membrane) that obscures the ...
Cicatricial pemphigoid is a rare, chronic autoimmune blistering disorder which can produce scarring. It can affect the skin only, mucous membr ...
Amantadine was originally discovered as an anti-viral to treat influenza in the 1950s. In the late 1960s, it was discovered to be useful in treatin ...
The eyes are a set of sensory organs that play a crucial role in the visual system. The eyes are responsible for detecting light that enters the ey ...
Corneal dystrophies (CD) are a group of genetically determined diseases that are restricted to one or more layers of the cornea. These can be chara ...
The vitreous humor is a transparent, colorless, jelly-like, hydrophilic gel, which helps in maintaining the transparency and structure of the eye. ...
Optic nerve sheath decompression, more commonly known as optic nerve sheath fenestration (ONSF), is a surgical procedure performed to decompress th ...
Albinism, from the Latin , meaning "white," is a group of heritable conditions associated with decreased or absent melanin in ectoder ...
Papilledema is a disease entity that refers to the swelling of the optic disc due to elevated intracranial pressure (ICP). This term sho ...
The glabella is a median elevation between two superciliary arches. Glabella is present just above the nasion- an intersection of interna ...
Ethambutol(EMB) has been around to treat tuberculosis(TB) since the 1960s. The original formulation of EMB was a racemic mixture of its L and D for ...
Millipedes are arthropods from the class Diplopoda that consists of more than 12,000 species.&nbs ...
Stroke is the third most common cause of death in the United States. Eighty percent of all strokes are due to occlusion of a vessel secondary to at ...
Jim Wang MD Private Practice, Attending Kaiser Permanente Medical Center American Board of Ophthalmology Fontana CA
Shane J Havens MD Assistant Professor University of Nebraska Medical Center American Board of Ophthalmology - ABO Omaha NE
Koushik Tripathy MBBS, MD, FRCS Private Practice FAICO (Uveitis, and Retina- Vitreous), FICO (Uveitis and Retina) Kolkata
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