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We have 1,214 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 599 PubMed indexed review articles related to the ABPTS® Orthopedics Test. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Physical Therapist Orthopedics Specialist subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination 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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Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination Overview
How many hours is the Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination?
The Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination is 5 hours.
How many questions is the Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination?
The Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination is 200 questions.
What topics are covered on the Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination?
Topics include: Human Anatomy and Physiology - 10%, Movement Science - 10%, Pathology/Pathophysiology/Pain Science - 10%, Medical/Surgical Interventions - 10%, Orthopaedic Physical Therapy and Practice - 10%, Critical Inquiry for Evidence Based Practice - 10%, Examination/Evaluation/Diagnosis - 20%, Prognosis/Interventions/Outcomes - 20%, Head/Maxillofacial/Craniomandibular - 3%, Cervical Spine - 13%, Thoracic Spine/Ribs - 6%, Lumbar Spine - 20%, Pelvis/Sacroiliac/Coccyx/Abdomen - 7%, Shoulder/ShoulderGirdle - 15%, Arm/Elbow - 4%, Wrist/Hand - 4%, Hip - 7%, Thigh/Knee - 12%, and Leg/Ankle/Foot - 9%
Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination MCQs (1,214)
Our question bank for the Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 1 questions
- Cardiovascular - 39 questions
- Connective Tissue - 63 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 3 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 11 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 4 questions
- Genetics - 2 questions
- Genitourinary - 1 questions
- Growth and Development - 16 questions
- Gynecologic - 1 questions
- Hematologic - 1 questions
- Infectious - 4 questions
- Integument - 14 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 1272 questions
- Nervous - 464 questions
- Obstetric - 6 questions
- Oncologic - 3 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 4 questions
- Pulmonary - 3 questions
- Renal - 1 questions
- Surgery - 114 questions
- Toxicology - 1 questions
- Trauma - 482 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 7 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 7 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 23 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 31 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 4 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 26 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 313 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 5 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 317 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 3 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 5 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 2 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 1 questions
- Causes - 556 questions
- Classification - 212 questions
- Differential - 325 questions
- Epidemiology - 19 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 147 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 13 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 16 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 75 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 300 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 10 questions
- History Physical - 1231 questions
- Legal - 3 questions
- Pathophysiology - 645 questions
- Patient Education - 52 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 445 questions
- Treatment Medical - 155 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 186 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 62 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 108 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 5 questions
- Clinical Education - 10 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 6 questions
- Drug Information - 2 questions
Physical Therapy Orthopedics Specialist Certification Examination Articles (599)
Saturday night palsy refers to a compressive neuropathy of the radial nerve that occurs from prolonged, direct pressure onto the upper medial arm o ...
The posterior thigh is a functional unit of the lower body that helps to connect the pelvis to the knee. It plays a significant role in the lower l ...
The prevalence of amputations was 1.6 million in 2005, with projections that the prevalence may double by the year 2050.
Osteocytes are one of the four kinds of bone cells. Due to derivation from osteoblasts, these cells are highly specialized in nature and are respon ...
The subscapularis muscle is a large and powerful triangle-shaped muscle originating at subscapular fossa and inserting at the lesser tubercle of th ...
Knee osteoarthritis (OA), also known as degenerative joint disease, is typically the result of wear and tear and progressive loss of articular cart ...
A syndesmosis is a fibrous joint characterized by two adjacent bones connected by ligamentous structures, including a strong interosseous membrane ...
The flexor digitorum profundus (FDP) is an extrinsic hand muscle that flexes the metacarpophalangeal and distal interphalangeal joints of the index ...
Vertebrae, along with intervertebral discs, compose the vertebral column, or spine. It extends from the skull to the coccyx and includes the cervic ...
The knee is a hinge joint and susceptible to injury from trauma, inflammation, infection, and degenerative changes. A knee effusion may result from ...
The spinal cord receives vascular supply through three major arteries. The single anterior spinal artery and two paired posterior spinal arteries. ...
Avascular necrosis of the femoral head is a type of osteonecrosis due to disruption of blood supply to the proximal femur. There are approximately ...
Ankle dislocations are a relatively common type of dislocation encountered in the emergency department. They exist in two forms:
The ankle joint is a highly complex joint. The ankle joint has multidirectional mobility for its complex role in supporting the weight of the body ...
Symptomatic thoracic discogenic pain syndrome (TDPS) is a rare phenomenon making it challenging to diagnose. The rarity of TDPS is attributed to th ...
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