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We have 216 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 122 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Nephrology Certification Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Pediatric Nephrologist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Pediatric Nephrology Board 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 pediatric nephrology prep questions, pediatric nephrology review questions, and pediatric nephrology test questions will help you achieve a top score on the Nephrology Certification Examination. 134 authors and 7 editors have contributed to the development of the Pediatric Nephrology Board Exam content, which is continuously refined and updated to improve your learning experience.
Pediatric Nephrology Board Exam Overview
How many hours is the Pediatric Nephrology Board Exam?
The Pediatric Nephrology Board Exam is 4 hours.
How many questions is the Pediatric Nephrology Board Exam?
The Pediatric Nephrology Board Exam is 150 questions.
What topics are covered on the Pediatric Nephrology Board Exam?
Topics include: Fetal and Neonatal Nephrology - 6%, Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base - 10%, Core Diagnostics - 7%, Glomerular Disorders - 11%, AKI - 10%, Cystic and Structural Disorders - 6%, Micturition, UTI, Urolithiasis, and Renal Masses - 6%, Normal and Abnormal Blood Pressure - 9%, CKD and End-stage Renal Disease - 11%, Chronic Dialysis - 9%, Renal Transplantation - 10%, and Core Knowledge in Scholarly Activities - 5%
Pediatric Nephrology Board Exam MCQs (216)
Our question bank for the Pediatric Nephrology Board Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 10 questions
- Cardiovascular - 16 questions
- Connective Tissue - 5 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 5 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 29 questions
- Eyes - 6 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 19 questions
- Genetics - 34 questions
- Genitourinary - 51 questions
- Growth and Development - 26 questions
- Gynecologic - 1 questions
- Hematologic - 11 questions
- Infectious - 29 questions
- Integument - 12 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 10 questions
- Nervous - 13 questions
- Nutrition - 1 questions
- Oncologic - 22 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 2 questions
- Pulmonary - 7 questions
- Renal - 209 questions
- Surgery - 14 questions
- Toxicology - 13 questions
- Trauma - 5 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 6 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 2 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 2 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 12 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 1 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 55 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 68 questions
- Causes - 85 questions
- Classification - 30 questions
- Differential - 116 questions
- Epidemiology - 7 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 55 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 129 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 13 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 3 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 27 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 57 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 1 questions
- History Physical - 206 questions
- Pathophysiology - 94 questions
- Patient Education - 4 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 97 questions
- Toxicology - 12 questions
- Treatment Medical - 59 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 12 questions
- Clinical Education - 7 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 12 questions
- Drug Information - 13 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 5 questions
Pediatric Nephrology Board Exam Articles (122)
A urinary tract infection (UTI) is defined as significant bacteriuria in the setting of symptoms of cystitis or pyelonephritis. It is pathogenic in ...
Serum sickness is an immune-complex-mediated hypersensitivity reaction that classically presents with fever, rash, polyarthritis or polyarthralgias ...
Hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) is thrombotic microangiopathy characterized by the presence of the triad of symptoms: thrombocytopenia, acute renal ...
Cerebral salt wasting (CSW) is a potential cause of hyponatremia in the setting of disease of the central nervous system (CNS). Cerebral salt wasti ...
Nephrotic syndrome (NS) is a clinical syndrome defined by massive proteinuria (greater than 40 mg/m2 per hour) responsible for hypoalbuminemia (les ...
Pediatric craniopharyngioma could be considered one of the most complex neurosurgical pathologies in the pediatric population. The tumor's proximit ...
The intrinsic factor (IF) is a glycoprotein produced by the parietal cells (oxyntic cells) located at the gastric body and fundus. Intrinsic f ...
Kidney transplantation is currently the definitive treatment for patients with end-stage kidney disease (ESKD). Compared to dialysis, kidney transp ...
Glomerular filtration rate (GFR) represents the flow of plasma from the glomerulus into Bowman’s space over a specified period and is the chi ...
IgA nephropathy is one of the common forms of glomerulonephritis caused by the deposition of IgA immunoglobulin in the glomerular basement membrane ...
Public health officials have ranked the reduction in vaccine-preventable diseases as one of the top 10 public health achievements in the 21 century ...
Kidneys play a pivotal role in maintaining the acid-base balance of body along with lungs, and they do so by reabsorbing filtered bicarbonate and r ...
Renal vein thrombosis (RVT), the presence of thrombus in the major renal veins or its tributaries, is a rare clinical entity. It can ...
The structural and functional unit of the kidney, the 'nephron' consists of a renal corpuscle (glomerulus surrounded by a Bowma ...
Posterior urethral valves are one of the most common causes of urinary tract obstruction in the pediatric population. They are obstr ...
Adrian Spitzer MD Professor Albert Einstein College of Medicine Pediatric Nephrology, ASPN, ASN Palm Beach Gardens FL
Benjamin A Matta MD, MSc Children’s Mercy Hospital (CMH), Kansas City, MO FAAP Overland Park KS
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