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We have 2,763 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 887 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Orthopedic Surgery Board Certification Examination . You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Orthopedic Surgeon subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Orthopedic 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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Orthopedic Surgery Exam Overview
How many hours is the Orthopedic Surgery Exam?
The Orthopedic Surgery Exam is 4 - 8 hours.
How many questions is the Orthopedic Surgery Exam?
The Orthopedic Surgery Exam is 200 - 250 questions.
What topics are covered on the Orthopedic Surgery Exam?
Topics include: Rehabilitation - 4%, Biomaterials/Biomechanics - 4%, Fractures/Bone Healing/Grafting - 10%, Bone and Soft Tissue Infections - 7%, Principles of Orthopedic Practice, Ethics, Epidemiology - 3%, Pediatric Orthopedics - 6%, Joint Reconstruction/Replacement - 13%, Joint Injuries - 7%,Neurology and Spinal Disorders - 7%, Orthopedic Pathology - 2%, Orthopedic Radiology and Imaging - 8%, Soft Tissue Physiology and Repair - 6%, Sports Medicine - 11%, Arthritis and Connective Tissue Disorders - 7%, and Ortho Medical and Traumatic Problems - 5%
Orthopedic Surgery Exam MCQs (2,763)
Our question bank for the Orthopedic Surgery Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 19 questions
- Cardiovascular - 76 questions
- Connective Tissue - 226 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 6 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 51 questions
- Eyes - 9 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 11 questions
- Genetics - 41 questions
- Genitourinary - 10 questions
- Growth and Development - 80 questions
- Gynecologic - 5 questions
- Hematologic - 21 questions
- Infectious - 141 questions
- Integument - 68 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 2815 questions
- Nervous - 634 questions
- Nutrition - 3 questions
- Obstetric - 15 questions
- Oncologic - 168 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 9 questions
- Pulmonary - 32 questions
- Renal - 17 questions
- Surgery - 640 questions
- Toxicology - 32 questions
- Trauma - 1127 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 40 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 3 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 13 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 8 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 70 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 28 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 952 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 4 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 1010 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 1 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 6 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 1 questions
- Causes - 1179 questions
- Classification - 398 questions
- Differential - 1231 questions
- Epidemiology - 66 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 457 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 230 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 74 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 16 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 302 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 1388 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 14 questions
- History Physical - 2883 questions
- Legal - 6 questions
- Pathophysiology - 1202 questions
- Patient Education - 84 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 1470 questions
- Toxicology - 21 questions
- Treatment Medical - 630 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 153 questions
- Treatment Prehospital - 8 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 20 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 63 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 978 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 6 questions
- Clinical Education - 55 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 40 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 1 questions
- Drug Information - 32 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 19 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 5 questions
Orthopedic Surgery Exam Articles (887)
A Chance fracture is an unstable spine fracture that typically occurs at the thoracolumbar junction. It is a horizontal fracture extending from pos ...
Vertebrae, along with intervertebral discs, form the vertebral column, or spine. It extends from the base of the skull to the coccyx and includes t ...
In 1841, a British anatomist, Alfred Poland, discovered a rare congenital chest wall muscle deficiency that he later named Poland syndrome (PS). Po ...
The quadrangular (or quadrilateral) space (QS) is named based on the shape of its anatomic boundaries. Located along the posterolateral ...
The ulnar nerve has several potential compression sites along its course. Although the elbow is the most common site of compression, the ulnar nerv ...
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO2) has many uses. The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society is the international body that sets standards for the u ...
: A neuropathy of the causing symptoms of tingling, numbness and shooting pain ...
The metacarpals form the osseous base of the complex lever system of flexor and extensor tendons of the hand. Understandably, fractures of th ...
Intertrochanteric fractures are defined as extracapsular fractures of the proximal femur that occur between the greater and lesser trochanter. The ...
The metatarsal bones are the bones of the forefoot that connect the distal aspects of the cuneiform (medial, intermediate and lateral) bones and cu ...
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is an entrapment neuropathy caused by compression of the median nerve as it travels through the wrist's carpal tunnel. ...
Chronic pain is a leading chief complaint in an adult ambulatory care setting. Patients sho ...
Subtrochanteric femur fractures are difficult to treat due to strong deforming forces at the fracture site, tenuous blood supply, and the immense l ...
Hip pain is a common clinical complaint and a source of disability with an incidence of 12 to 15 percent among all adults over the age of 60 y ...
The deep peroneal nerve is also known as the deep fibular nerve. It originates after the bifurcation of the common peroneal nerve between the upper ...
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